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1916, the Irish rebellion. Season 1.

Nic Dhiarmada, Brâiona, (creator,, screenwriter,, television producer.). Magan, Ruâan, (screenwriter,, television director.). Collins, Pat (Film director), (television director.). Larkin, Jackie (television producer.). Neeson, Liam, (narrator.). Crowe, Catriona, (interviewee.). Cronin, Mike, (interviewee.). Daly, Mary, 1952- (interviewee.). Fanning, Ronan, 1941- (interviewee.). Ferriter, Diarmaid, 1972- (interviewee.). Fitzpatrick, David (David Patrick Brian), (interviewee.). Foster, R. F. (Robert Fitzroy), 1949- (interviewee.). Griffin, Patrick, 1965- (interviewee.). Innes, Joanna, (interviewee.). Jackson, Alvin, (interviewee.). Kelly, John (John S.), (interviewee.). Kiberd, Declan (interviewee.). Lee, Joseph, 1942- (interviewee.). McGarry, Fearghal, (interviewee.). âO Tuathaigh, Gearâoid, (interviewee.). O'Callaghan, Margaret, (interviewee.). O'Donnell, Ruan, (interviewee.). O'Malley, Kate, (interviewee.). Paéseta, Senia, (interviewee.). Schmuhl, Robert, (interviewee.). Smyth, Jim (Professor), (interviewee.). Townshend, Charles, (interviewee.). Whelan, Kevin, 1958- (interviewee.).
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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (3 video files (approximately 180 min.)) : sound, color
  • Publisher: [United States] : PBS : 2016.

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
Episode 1 Awakening Episode 2 Insurrection Episode 3 When Myth and History Rhyme.
Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Directed by Ruán Magan Pat Collins.
Participant or Performer Note:
Narrator: Liam Neeson ; interviewees: Catrâiona Crowe, Mike Cronin, Mary Daly, Ronan Fanning, Diarmaid Ferriter, David Fitzpatrick, R.F. Foster, Patrick Griffin, Joanna Innes, Alvin Jackson, John Kelly, Declan Kiberd, Joseph J. Lee, Fearghal McGarry, Gearâoid âO Tuathaigh, Margaret O'Callaghan, Ruâan O'Donnell, Kate O'Malley, Senia Paéseta, Robert Schmuhl, Jim Smyth, Charles Townshend, Kevin Whelan among others.
Summary, etc.:
On Easter Monday 1916, a small group of Irish rebels took on the might of the British Empire. Although defeated militarily, the men and women of the Easter Rising would soon win a moral victory--with their actions leading to the creation of an independent Irish State and contributing to the eventual disintegration of the British Empire.
Target Audience Note:
Rated TVPG.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Revolutionaries > Ireland.
Irish question.
Home rule > Ireland.
Ireland > History > Easter Rising, 1916.
Ireland > Politics and government > 20th century.

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