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Ulster Hospital under 'extreme pressure' due to COVID

Belfast’s Ulster Hospital is under ‘extreme pressure’ because of COVID-19, with over 150 people waiting to be seen in its emergency department, including 50 on trolleys.  In a post on Twitter, the South Eastern Health & Social Care Trust urged people only to come to accident and emergency if their…
bubmag
October 2, 2021
Belfast

Branagh’s “Belfast” Scores Top Toronto Prize

Universal Pictures Kenneth Branagh’s black-and-white, semi-autobiographical drama “Belfast” took the top prize of the TIFF People’s Choice Award on Saturday night. Other film winners were “The Rescue” for documentary, while Julia Ducournau’s Cannes winner “Titane” landed the ‘Midnight Madness’ award. Musician Dionne Warwick also landed a special tribute award. In…
bubmag
September 19, 2021
Belfast

‘Belfast’ Claims TIFF People’s Choice Award, As Jessica Chastain, Benedict Cumberbatch & Denis Villeneuve Nab Other Top Prizes — Complete Winners List

Kenneth Branagh’s semi-autobiographical, black-and-white drama Belfast claimed the TIFF People’s Choice Award on Saturday night, affirming its status as a major player to contend with in the 2022 Oscars race. Jessica Chastain (The Eyes of Tammy Faye) and Benedict Cumberbatch (The Power of the Dog, The Electrical Life of Louis…
bubmag
September 19, 2021
Belfast

Toronto: Kenneth Branagh’s ‘Belfast’ Wins Audience Award

Kenneth Branagh’s Belfast picked up the top People’s Choice honor on Saturday night at the Toronto Film Festival, which wrapped up its hybrid 46th edition amid the pandemic. Branagh’s latest movie, an autobiographical family film about the director’s childhood in Northern Ireland in 1969 as the confict between Catholics and…
bubmag
September 19, 2021