By continuing to use the site you agree to our Privacy & Cookies policy

Academy gives formal rejection to Bloody Sunday

PaulGreengrass' acclaimed historical drama Bloody Sunday was officially rejected today (Dec 11)by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences after it fell foul ofeligibility criteria stemming from a UK television broadcast earlier this year.The multi-award winner is a vivid recreation of the infamous events of Jan 301972, when British troops shot dead civil rights protesters in Derry, NorthernIreland, and is said to have impressed British and Irish leaders involved inthe protracted ...

Restricted Content

Registration is required to read the entire article and to gain access to other restricted areas of the website

This content is for registered users only

To check that you are registered please enter your email address below

Our records show you are already a registered user. Please sign-in with your password...

By continuing to use the site you agree to our Privacy & Cookies policy

Not a Screen International subscriber?

Sign up today for immediate and complete access to ScreenDaily.com and Screen International magazine for as little as £19.95 a month!

newsletter+promo