Through diaries, letters, photographs, and compelling interviews, relive an exciting journey from the Great Famine to unprecedented worldwide influence. Includes: The Scattering; Building the World; A World Apart; Keeping the Faith; and Dreams of Home.
An exploration of the ups and downs of the Irish experience abroad - as seen by themselves and as they are perceived by others.
Contentsepisode one. The scattering
episode two. Building the world
episode three. A world apart
episode four. Keeping the faith
episode five. Dreams of home.
-- Foreign countries
Ireland -- History.
Ireland -- Emigration and immigration -- History.
Documentary television programs.
Historical television programs.
|Publisher|| New York, N.Y. :Winstar Home Entertainment,2000
|Other Titles|| Scattering.
Building the world.
Keeping the faith.
Dreams of home.
Shaw, Fiona, 1958-
Little Bird (Firm)
Café Productions Ltd.
Hilton Cordell & Associates.
Raidió Teilifís Éireann.
BBC Northern Ireland.
SBS Independent (Firm)
WinStar TV and Video (Firm)
WinStar Home Entertainment (Firm)
Narrator, Fiona Shaw.
Directors, Alan Gilsenan (pt. 1, 5), David Roberts (pt. 2, 4), Dearbhla Walsh (pt. 3) ; music, Deborah Mollison ; photography, Peter Dorney ... [et al.] ; series producer, Ritchie Cogan ; executive producers, Andre Singer, James Mitchell, Chris Hilton.
MPAA rating: Not rated.
Based on an original idea by Patrick Bishop.
DVD release of the television series. Art and design: WinStar TV & Video, Inc., c2000.
"Produced in association with Australian Film Finance Corporation, Programme Rights Company with assistance from NSW Film and TV Office."
Special features include: Scene access, DVD production credits, director credits, weblinks.
2 videodiscs (250 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.