The Irish Film and Television Academy awards uniquely look at smaller, independent films. These pieces usually lack the stretch of a Hollywood budget and must rely on strong performances - maybe even more so than those in line for an Oscar statuette.
ACTRESS IN A LEADING ROLE
For her role in Hanna
Antonia Campbell Hughes
For her role in The Other Side of Sleep
For her role in Behold The Lamb
For her role in Stella Days