SummarySet in 1950s rural Ireland, this is the searingly truthful story of embittered ex-IRA soldier Michael Moran, a brutal, domineering patriarch. Widowed and desperate to keep his family together, he succeeds only in driving his children from him.
Sisters -- Ireland -- Drama.
Republicanism -- Drama.
Fiction television programs.
|Publisher|| Richmond Hill, Ont. :BFS Video,2008
Cairns, Tom, 1952-
Doyle, Tony, 1942-2000.
Lynch, Susan, 1971-
O'Byrne, Brian F.
McGahern, John, 1934-2006.
Parallel Film Productions.
BBC Northern Ireland.
Raidió Teilifís Éireann.
Bord Scannán na hÉireann.
BFS Video (Firm)
Tony Doyle, Ger Ryan, Ann-Marie Duff, Susan Lynch, Geraldine O'Rawe, Brian F. O'Byrne.
Title from container.
Adapted from the novel by John McGahern.
Originally broadcast by RTÉ in 1998.
Winner: Best television drama, Irish Film and Television Academy Awards ; Winner: Best leading performance, Irish Film and Television Academy Awards ; Winner: Best mini-series, Banff World Television Awards ; Winner: Best drama serial, BAFTA Awards.
2 videodiscs (approximately 219 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.