The Irish empire

Format: DVD 2000
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
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Penn Hills Library Audio Visual DVD IRI
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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.
episode one. The scattering
episode two. Building the world
episode three. A world apart
episode four. Keeping the faith
episode five. Dreams of home.

Additional Information
Subjects Irish -- Foreign countries -- History.
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.
Contributors Gilsenan, Alan.
Walsh, Dearbhla.
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)
Participants/Performers Narrator, Fiona Shaw.
Other Contributors 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.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
Language English
Notes 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.
System Details DVD.
Description 2 videodiscs (250 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
ISBN 0794200176 :
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