Documentary

Stone Pastures (aka Textures)

Textures details the extraordinary life of a struggling Nomadic family, who struggle to rear pashmina goats as they live on the Himalayan plateau of Ladakh - a high altitude cold desert, the most inhospitable of environments.This struggle contains a paradox: Ladakh's gritty, rocky conditions gave ri...

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Tailwind

A forgotten history from World War II, told by those who took part now in their 80's and 90's. In 1939, Northern Ireland had three airfields. Inside two years there were twenty six, as the country became host to thousands of pilots and aircrew from every Allied nation, preparing men and machines for...

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Seaview

Official Selection The Forum, Berlinale Film Festival 2008 Official Selection Hot Docs, Toronto 2008 Official Selection Sheffield Doc/Fest 2008 Intimate stories of trauma, expectation, and fear of deportation, told from inside a former Irish holiday camp - now a holding center for asylum seekers....

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Saviours

Opened in selected cinemas on October 3rd 2008 Saviours is an intimate, gripping documentary following three young boxers from the same Dublin boxing club, St. Saviours Olympic Boxing Academy. The club is a safe haven amongst the dangerous flats of Dublin's north inner city, where, under the guid...

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Red Mist

Saipan, May 2002 - the expulsion from paradise. When Ireland soccer captain Roy Keane is sent packing from the World Cup by his manager Mick McCarthy, the country flies into a tailspin. The hurt still lingers. Red Mist is a light-hearted, affectionate snapshot of an extraordinary week in the life of...

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The Legend of Liam Clancy

A feature documentary unveiling the life of the legendary Liam Clancy, the Irish folk singer who with his brothers and Tommy Makem had musical success in Europe and North America. Clancy was also an established actor, on both stage and screen highlighted by his Canadian Emmy Award. The footage inclu...

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Katanga

1961: In the western inspired chaos of newly independent Congo, a battalion of Irish peacekeepers face death and destruction at the hands of white mercenaries and their Katangan allies.This is the story of the United Nations in Congo, faced with its first major crisis as the country begins to disint...

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High Road to Dolpo

On a breathtaking journey through the Himalayas, this film follows a family of Buddhist yak herders from their tiny village close to the Tibetan border, traversing the highest mountain passes in the world, until the exhausted caravaneers reach their destination - the lowland valleys of Southern Nepa...

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Frederick Douglass and the White Negro

Frederick Douglass and the White Negro focuses on the life of escaped slave and famous abolitionist, Frederick Douglass. During the 19th Century, Douglass had a remarkably positive experience of the Irish in Ireland, and an equally negative experience of the Irish in America. The reasons for this, ...

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Gabriel Byrne - Stories from Home

Gabriel Byrne - Stories from Home is a revealing and evocative insight into the life and creative impulse of one of the world's leading actors. It is an intimate portrayal, emanating from the man himself and giving the viewer a rare insight into Byrne's private and public world. This documentary is...

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