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The Irish empire

Author: Alan GilsenanDearbhla WalshDavid RobertsRitchie CoganFiona ShawAll authors
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Winstar Home Entertainment, [2000], ©1999.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"From the origins of the 'scattering' of the Irish over the centuries, to the dreams of a mythical home nurtured by so many Irish migrants today, The Irish Empire is a lively exploration of the ups and downs of the Irish experience abroad -- as seen by themselves, and as they are perceived by others."--Container.
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Genre/Form: Documentary television programs
Historical television programs
History
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Alan Gilsenan; Dearbhla Walsh; David Roberts; Ritchie Cogan; Fiona Shaw; 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)
ISBN: 0794200176 9780794200176
OCLC Number: 46826166
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.
Credits: Directors, Alan Gilsenan (pt. 1, 5), David Roberts (pt. 2, 4), Dearbhla Walsh (pt. 3) ; music, Deborah Mollison ; photography, Peter Dorney [and others] ; series producer, Ritchie Cogan ; executive producers, Andre Singer, James Mitchell, Chris Hilton.
Performer(s): Narrator, Fiona Shaw.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: Not rated.
Description: 2 videodiscs (250 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD.
Contents: episode one. The scattering --
episode two. Building the world --
episode three. A world apart --
episode four. Keeping the faith --
episode five. Dreams of home.
Other Titles: Scattering.
Building the world.
Keeping the faith.
Dreams of home.
Responsibility: Little Bird, Café, Hilton Cordell Productions production for RTE, BBC Northern Ireland.

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"From the origins of the 'scattering' of the Irish over the centuries, to the dreams of a mythical home nurtured by so many Irish migrants today, The Irish Empire is a lively exploration of the ups and downs of the Irish experience abroad -- as seen by themselves, and as they are perceived by others."--Container.

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