Kenneth Branagh’s Belfast Earns Seven Golden Globe Nominations

'Belfast' - Kenneth Branagh Film Poster

The Hollywood Foreign Press Association has announced the nominations for its 79th awards ceremony, to be held on 9 January.

Belfast, Kenneth Branagh’s black-and-white drama set in his hometown during the Troubles, has seven nominations, as does The Power of the Dog, Jane Campion’s sexually-charged western set in 1920s Montana.

Branagh and Campion are vying for best director and best screenplay, while their films are up for best drama.

Belfast’s Ciaran Hinds and Jamie Dornan are listed for best supporting actor nominations. In the supporting actress category, Caitriona Balfe is there for Belfast.

Irish actor Ruth Negga is up for best supporting actress for her role in Rebecca Hall’s Passing.