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Henry Rollins : uncut Northern Ireland / Swift River Productions ; an IFC Original production.

Rollins, Henry, 1961- (Added Author). Swift River Productions. (Added Author). IFC Originals. (Added Author). Independent Film Channel. (Added Author). OverDrive, Inc. (Added Author).

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  • Publisher: [New York, N.Y.] : IFC-TV, [2010]

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General Note: Downloadable video file.
Title from title screen (viewed on Sept. 23, 2010).
Originally produced in 2008.
Restrictions on Access Note: Digital content provided by OverDrive; access may be restricted to users at subscribing institutions.
Participant or Performer Note: Henry Rollins.
Summary, etc.: Henry Rollins has long been a critic of the American occupation in Iraq and now travels to Northern Ireland to present a unique case study on the parallels of the conflict that turned Northern Ireland into a battleground for thirty odd years and represented decades of sectarian violence that was escalated by Britain's military occupation of the region. Henry conducts exclusive interviews with those who played a significant role during "The Troubles" of Northern Ireland and their thoughts on how America, too, can come to find resolution in Iraq. Interviews include legendary civil rights leader Eamonn McCann, who played a major role in "Bloody Sunday," the First Prime Minister of Northern Ireland, Peter Robinson, and a discreet interview with a former IRA member who fought and killed for the resistance against the British Military and subsequently was sentenced to life imprisonment. With just a few days to explore the country around a sold out show in Belfast.
Target Audience Note: Age group: TV-MA.
Additional Physical Form available Note: Also available as DVD.
System Details Note: Mode of access: World Wide Web.
System requirements: OverDrive Media Console (file size: 307854KB).
Subject: Rollins, Henry, 1961-
Political satire, American.
Genre: Monodramas (Literature)
Nonfiction films.

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