Documentary

Hostage to the Devil

A child possessed. An exorcist locked in combat with an ancient evil. Using firsthand interviews, dramatic reconstruction, archival evidence and Martin’s own words, this documentary film tells the true story of Father Malachi Martin, and asks, in the battle for saving a soul, just who reall...

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66 Days

At seventeen, Bobby Sands was interested in girls, soccer and music. Ten years later he led a prison protest against the conditions in Northern Ireland’s infamous H-Blocks that grabbed the attention of the whole world. On his death on May 5th 1981, parliaments across the world stopped for a...

Locations:

  • Dublin, Louth, Donegal
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Rocky Ros Muc

Rocky Ros Muc tells the compelling story of one of Ireland’s lesser-known sons, who came from humble beginnings to becoming a boxing legend challenging for a world title. From the quiet Galway village of Ros Muc to the criminal underworld of Whitey Bulger and the mean str...

Locations:

  • Galway
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Older Than Ireland

Older Than Ireland features thirty men and women aged 100 years and over. Often funny and at times poignant, the film explores each centenarian’s journey, from their birth at the dawn of Irish independence to their life as a centenarian in modern day Ireland. Older Than Irelan...

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A Doctor's Sword

This is the story of Aidan MacCarthy, a young doctor from West Cork who survived some of the most harrowing episodes of World War II and his family’s search to uncover the origin of the Japanese Samurai Sword which now resides in their family bar MacCarthys in West Cork. Aidan’s exper...

Locations:

  • Cork
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Tana Bana

A Moslem silk-weaving community deals with forces destroying their ancient city. The lives of the women and children within this enclosed world are changing utterly. Tana Bana is a day in the life of Varanasi, the fabulous and decrepit Ganges city where Hindu pilgrims bathe at dawn and where crem...

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Mom and Me

This creative documentary explores the complex relationships between men and their mothers. It is neither a psychological nor a philosophical study; instead, using everyday portraits of men, and told from their perspectives, it examines how the bond with their mothers helps form their characters ...

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After the Dance

A deeply personal film by award-winning documentary filmmaker Daisy Asquith, After the Dance unlocks a deep family secret, still raw some seventy years later. Moving, revealing and often funny, this is a remarkable portrait of an Ireland rarely seen on film before.

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A Mother Brings her Son to be Shot

One night Majella O'Donnell took her teenage son Philly to be shot in both legs.

Majella, Philly and his shooters all live within an extraordinary community in Derry, Northern Ireland.

The “Troubles” officially ended in 1998 but this community is still at war. They...

Locations:

  • Derry, Northern Ireland
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Being AP

An intimate documentary portrait of legendary Irish horse-racing jockey A.P. McCoy, who risks life and limb in his determination to place his winning record out of reach of future challengers before he retires....

Locations:

  • Galway, Dublin
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