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    Series/Newsreel titleTOWNLANDS
    Episode/Item titleScrap Lads
    Production companyRadio Telefís Eireann/RTE
    Galway Film Centre
    Galway City Council
    SponsorGalway City Council
    Country of originIreland
    ProducerBallybane Travellers Group
    LanguageEnglish
    Colourcol
    Soundsound
    Duration24
    FormatDigital Video
    Production date2004
    TX channelRTE 1
    TX date28/07/2004
    CopyRTE
    SummaryShort documentary on young Galway travellers who make a living on recycling scrap and waste.
    NoteScreened at the 16th Galway Film Fleadh, 6 - 11 July, 2004.
    ReferenceGalway Film Fleadh Programme 2004
    RTE guide vol28
    RTE guide issue30
    KeywordsTraveller Community
    Travellers
    Genre/CategoryTV Documentary Series

    Series/Newsreel titleTOWNLANDS
    Episode/Item titleHome
    Production companyVertigo Films
    Irish Film Board/Scannan Na Heireann
    SponsorArts Council of Ireland/An Chomhairle Ealaíon
    Country of originIreland
    ProducerCONROY, Petra
    HODGINS, Patrick
    DirectorHODGINS, Patrick
    PhotographyDOYLE, Des
    EditingHODGINS, Patrick
    Music composerBRYERS, Gavin
    LanguageEnglish
    Colourb&w
    Soundsound
    Duration24
    Format35mm
    Production date1998
    TX channelRTE 1
    TX date23/08/2000
    CopyRTE
    SummaryA visual portrait of homelessness in Dublin, examining what it is like to be displaced, not to have a private space called home.
    NoteScreened at the 12th Galway Film Fleadh, 11-16 July 2000. Screened at the 44 Cork Film Festival, 10 - 17 October, 1999.
    RTE guide vol24
    RTE guide issue33
    DistributorVertigo Films
    25 Croydon Green
    Marino
    Dublin 3
    + 353 1 833 8846
    petramc@iol.ie
    KeywordsHomeless
    LocationDublin
    Genre/CategoryTV Documentary Series

    Series/Newsreel titleTOWNLANDS
    Episode/Item titleSonny Days
    Production companyIrish Film Board/Bord Scannán na hEireann
    Country of originIreland
    ProducerCURTIN, Celine
    DirectorHAUGHEY, Donal
    PhotographyFARRAR, Paul
    EditingMARCUS, Joe
    LanguageEnglish
    Colourcol
    Soundsound
    Duration24
    FormatDigital Video
    Production date1997
    TX channelRTE 1
    TX date02/08/2000
    CopyRTE
    SummaryA personal recollection of the changing ways of shop-keeping, told through the eyes of the 'King' of Galway's High Street, Sonny Molloy.
    NoteScreened at the 9th Galway Film Fleadh, 8 - 13 July 1997.
    ReferenceGalway Film Feladh Programme 1997
    PeopleSonny Molloy
    KeywordsShops
    Retail
    Shopkeeping
    LocationGalway City
    Genre/CategoryTV Documentary Series

    Series/Newsreel titleTOWNLANDS
    Episode/Item titleDocklands
    Production companyEnd of the World Productions
    Y.L.E.
    TV1
    Country of originIreland
    ProducerFITZGERALD, Michael
    DirectorMcCARTHY, Darragh
    PhotographyDOYLE, Michael
    DE BUITLEÁR, Cian (Additional)
    MATHER, James (Additional)
    FITZGERALD, Michael (Additional)
    EditingDOYLE, Michael
    EGAN, Joe
    Assistant photographyDE BUITLEAR, Cian
    MATHER, James
    FITZGERALD, Michael
    Production assistantMARKS, Bailey
    NarratorSHERIDAN, Peter
    AcknowledgementsSpecial Thanks: Peter Sheridan, William Early McCann Fitzgerald, The Inner City Trust, The Ireland Funds, Guiness Irish, Joe Murphy, Jonathan Ryder, Colleen Leary, Christy Doody, Fr. John Wall, Professor P.J. Drudy, Dick Conroy, Mick Rafferty, Terry Fagan / Inner City Folklore Project, Nuala Carr, Angela Dorgan / F.M.C., An Taoiseach Bertie Ahern. And thanks to those who contributed to the film in the form of interviews, time or spirt. In memory of James 'Ship' Evans.
    Colourcol
    Soundsound
    Duration24
    Production date2001
    CopyIFA/RTE
    SummaryThis film charts the history of the North Wall and Sheriff Street area and charts the residents struggles against unemployment, poverty and the destruction of their community at the hands of property tycoons. The film also charts the changing face of the North Wall and Sheriff Street.
    ShotlistBlack and white footage of North wall docks and men working there. Voiceovers of ex-dockers. Footage of Sheriff Street. Narration and shots of area and Church of Saint Laurence O'Toole. Archive photographs of ship yards and footage from various stages during the first half of the centuary. Footage of North Wall. Register showing how community went from full employment to total unemployment. Footage of area from the 1970s. Interview: Gerry Fay with photographs from the launch of the urban renewal act. Interview: Johnny Walsh. Interview: Brian Dunleavy. Interview: Tony Gregory. Interview: Fay. Interview: Gregory. Interview: Fay with photographs and footage from protest. Modern Sheriff Street. Interview: Maary Cummins. Footage of anti-drug vigils. Interview: Fay. Super imposition of planned Spencer Dock devopments. Interview: Millie Masterson. Interview: Cummins. Interview: Marie O'Reilly. Voiceover: Masterson. No high rise campaign Protests around the area. Illustrations of plans and news paper headlines. Map of Docklands and shot of Dublin Docklands Development Authority headquaters. Interview: Peter Coyne, from the Dublin Docklands Development Authority with shots of Docklands. Interview: Dunleavy. Fay in shop putting up campaign posters. Interview: Fay. Saint Laurence O'Tooles Boy's School, exterior and interior. Interview: Mark Candon, principle and shots of school. North Wall Women's Centre. Interview: Celine Howard. Shots of area. Margaret Hennesy at work in the I.F.S.C. with interview. Interview: Gregory. Interview: Cummins. Shots of area. Interview: Dunleavy. Interview: Coyne. Interview: Fay. Shots of children in area. Interview: Walsh.Shots of Sheriff street.
    KeywordsProperty
    Education
    Community
    Drugs
    Unemployment
    LocationNorth Wall
    Sheriff Street
    Dublin City
    Production creditsp.c.: End of the World Productions, Y.L.E., TV1, p: Michael Fitzgerald, d: Darragh McCarthy, ed.s: Michael Doyle, Joe Egan, voiceover: Peter Sheridan, c.op.: Michael Doyle, research: Jonathan Ryder, Bernice Donaghue, p. a.: Bailey Marks, research a.: Gareth Wynne, Jessica Gillingham, rostrum: Caboom/ Brown Bag Films, still ph.: Jackie King, a. c.s: Cian DeBiuitlear, James Mather, Michael Fitzgerald, archive photographs: Derek Spiers, Report, Dublin Port Co. D.D.D.A., archive footage: RTE, Gael Linn, National Library of Ireland, Irish Archive of the National Film Institute of Ireland. special thanks: Peter Sheridan, William Early McCann Fitzgerald, The Inner City Trust, The Ireland Funds, Guiness Irish, Joe Murphy, Jonathan Ryder, Colleen Leary, Christy Doody, Fr. John Wall, Professor P.J. Drudy, Dick Conroy, Mick Rafferty, Terry Fagan, Inner City Folklore Project, Nuala Carr, Angela Dorgan/ F.M.C., An Taoiseach Bertie Ahern. And thanks to those who contributed to the film in the form of interviews, time or spirit. In memory of James 'Ship' Evans. YLE/ TV1 Co Productions. Made in association with Radio Telefís Éireann. Copyright 2001 End of the World Productions Ltd. Col, 50 mins approx, 2001, Copy: RTE, IFA.
    ResearchRYDER, Jonathan
    DONAGHUE, Bernice
    WYNNE, Gareth
    GILLINGHAM, Jessica
    Camera operatorDOYLE, Michael
    StillsKING, Jackie
    Rostrum cameraCaboom
    Brown Bag Films
    Archive sourcesPhotographs: Derek Spiers, Report, Dublin Port Co. D.D.D.A., Archive Footage: RTE, Gael Linn, National Library of Ireland, Irish Archive of the National Film Institute of Ireland.
    Genre/CategoryTV Documentary Series

    Series/Newsreel titleTOWNLANDS
    Episode/Item titleWhose Plan Is It Anyway?
    Production companyMaking Waves Productions
    South Dublin Urban Initiative
    Radio Telefís Éireann/RTE
    Country of originIreland
    ProducerKERNAN,Cliona
    DirectorLARKIN, Paul
    PhotographyO'ROURKE, Mick
    MURPHY, Stephen
    Sound recordingHARKIN, Mary
    O'REILLY, Philip
    EditingFALLON, Ray
    SCOTT, Jessica
    Assistant photographyDEMPSEY, Bonnie (Trainee)
    NarratorLAWLOR, Aine
    AcknowledgementsThe staff and steering group at South Dublin Urban, Jobstown Community Centre, St. Ronan's National School, Montague Communications, South Dublin County Council.
    LanguageEnglish
    Colourcol
    Soundsound
    Duration24
    Production date2001
    TX channelRTE 1
    TX date19/09/2001
    CopyIFA/RTE
    SummaryFilm about community involvement in plans for urban renewal in Dublin.
    ShotlistA comment from Eddie Conroy, Senior Architect, South Dublin County Council. Shots of Clondalkin. Interview: with model plans for area. Text: "Plan" Interview: Lorraine Rochford, Manager, Fettercairn Market. Text: "Is it anyway." Shots of Clondalkin. Interview: Cecil Johnston: Resident Participation Worker, South Dublin Urban Initiative. Text: "Fight the power." Shots of area including Melrose Estate. Miniature model of the future of area. Shots of Children at school and South Dublin Urban Initiative. Text: "Who knows best?" Interview: Siobhan Duff, Community Planner, South Dublin Urban Initiative." Interview: Sharon Cosgrove, Manager, South Dublin Urban Initiative. Text: "Planning for real." Interview: Duff, shots of model. Interview: John Kiernan, Resident, Jobstown. Voiceover: Duff. Residents place suggestion cards on model of area. Interview: Duff. Interview: Conroy. Interview: Kiernan. Interview: Conroy. Interview: Rochford. Interview:Dara Larkin, Senior Executive Planner, South Dublin County Council. Text: Urban Democracy. Conroy at work with residents, including Rochford, interview: Conroy, Conroy and residents. Market being set up at down and interview: residents and marketers. Market during day. Interview: Rochford. Photographs of Taoiseach launching indoor market. Text: Urban Art. Interview: Johnston. Interview: Eileen Gallen, Community Artist Clondalkin, Arts Squad. Site of planned park with interview: Les Moore, Senior Executive Parks superintendent, South Dublin County Council. Interview: Gallen with children. Text: "Urban Warfare." Shots of area. Interview: Catherine McNamara, Resident, Harelawn Estate. Interview: Conroy. Interview: Aileen O'Donoghue, Manager Clondalkin Partnership. Interview: McNamara. Interview: O'Donoghue. Text: "A new deal". Shots of area. Interview: O'Donoghue. Montage of scenes. Text: "Urban is dead long live urban?" Closing shots of participants in documentary with their comments. '
    RTE guide vol25
    RTE guide issue38
    KeywordsUrban Renewal Community Children Markets Eddie Conroy South Dublin County Council Clondalkin Lorraine Rochford Fettercairn Market Cecil Johnston South Dublin Urban Initiative Melrose Estate Siobhan Duff Community Planners Sharon Cosgrove, John Kiernan Jobstown Dara Larkin Taoiseach Urban Art Eileen Gallen Community Artist Arts Squad Les Moore Catherine McNamara Harelawn Estate Aileen O'Donoghue Clondalkin Partnership
    LocationClondalkin
    Dublin
    Production creditsp.c.: A Making Waves production fot South Dublin Urban Initative and RTE, p: Cliona Kernan, d: Paul Larkin, narr: Aine Lawlor, light.c.: Mick O'Rourke, Stephen Murphy, sound: Mary Harkin, Philip O'Reilly, camera trainee: Bonnie Dempsey, online ed.s: Teresa Dalton, Kitty Lee Groves, post production sound: Keith Alexander, Steve McGrath, p. co-ordinater: Margaret Mulligan, ed.s: Ray Fallon, Jessica Scott, d: Paul Larking, p: Cliona Kernan, thanks to: The staff and steering group at South Dublin Urban, Jobstown Community Centre, St. Ronan's National School, Montague Communications, South Dublin County Council. A Making Waves Production for South Dublin Urban Initiative and RTE Copyright Making Waves 2001, col, 50 mins approx, 2001, Copy: RTE, IFA.
    Post production soundALEXANDER, Keith
    MCGRATH, Steve
    On-line editorDALTON, Teresa
    GROVES, Kitty Lee
    Production co-ordinatorMULLIGAN, Margaret
    Genre/CategoryTV Documentary Series

    Series/Newsreel titleTOWNLANDS
    Episode/Item titleGods, Faeries And Misty Mountains
    Production companyVinegar Hill Productions
    SponsorBord Scannan na hEireann
    Country of originIreland
    ProducerRANE, David
    DirectorNI CHIANAIN, Neasa
    PhotographyHUDSON, Simon
    EditingRODGERS, Anna
    LanguageEnglish
    Colourcol
    Soundsound
    Duration24
    FormatDigi-Beta
    TX channelRTE 1
    TX date30/07/2003
    CopyIFA
    SummaryAn exploration into the dreams and aspirations of women, who moved from different corners of the globe to Donegal, drawn there by its mystic magnetism. A personal story seen through the eyes of director Neasa Ni Chianain, as she herself searches for a place she feels she belongs (2003 IFB Review).
    RTE guide vol27
    RTE guide issue31
    KeywordsWomen
    Mysticism
    Myth
    LocationDonegal
    Genre/CategoryTV Documentary Series

    Series/Newsreel titleTOWNLANDS
    Episode/Item titleNook, The
    Production companySong Way Film Productions
    Country of originIreland
    ProducerMcARDLE, Dennis
    DirectorMcARDLE, Dennis
    PhotographyGALVIN, Brendan
    KEANE, Gary
    O'MAHONY, Conor
    Sound recordingMcDOWELL, Stephen
    CROSS, Ray
    EditingCHAPMAN, Helen
    Assistant photographyMANLEY, Larry
    BYRNE, Darryl
    Music composerBRESCHI, Antonio
    AcknowledgementsHelen Curtain
    Barry O'Mahony
    The Maritime Museum, DunLaoghaire
    People of Booterstown
    LanguageEnglish
    Colourcol
    Soundsound
    Duration24
    Release date2000
    TX channelRTE 1
    TX date30/08/2000
    CopyIFA/RTE
    SummaryA documentary film on Martin Lysaght, owner of the Nook shop on Booterstown Avenue. Martin has his own highly individual belief system and is a well known and popular figure in the area.
    ShotlistMartin Lysaght opens up his shop, 'The Nook'. Text: '1998, Martin Lysaght's Last Day.' Goes to cash register. Text: 'The Nook.' Customers saying good bye to Lysaght. Voice over: Lysaght. Text: 1990. Lysaght serving customers. Interview: Lysaght and in shop. Talking to customers. Lysaght making deliveries and voice over. Lysaght and friend, Mr. Kenny, chat. Lysaght swimming in forty foot. Interview: Lysaght, on forecasting the outcome of sports events. Voice over on forecasting lotto wins. Mr. Kenny and customers doing lotto in shop. Lysaght with dance group. Interview: Lysaght, on numerology and spirt world. Lysaght in group meditation. Voiceover of Lysaght on meditation. Lysaght stocking shop and his voice over: on the occult. In shop with customer. Interview: Lysaght on spirit world. Lysaght serving people in shop and in interview on shop. Closing down party. Interview: Neighbour. Locks up for last time. Text: 2000. Interview: Lysaght's wife. Lysaght in 'Lucky Alex's' shop in DunLaoghaire. Lysaght's wife gardening and in voice over with Lysaght. Lysaght enters shop which is now decorated with odds and ends of an artistic or occult nature. Lysaght sits in customized fridge. Lysaght walks dog on Sandy mount beach. Lysaght walking about and in voiceover talking about time in Navy and in Maritime museum. Interview: Lysaght and wife and photograph of son Gregory. Text: For Gregory.
    NoteScreened at the 45th Cork Film Festival 15 -22 Oct 2000.
    RTE guide vol24
    RTE guide issue35
    PeopleMartin Lysaght
    KeywordsShop
    Occult
    Bereavement
    Community
    Family
    LocationDublin
    Booterstown
    Dubbing mixGIBBONS, Paddy
    On-line editorNEENAN, David
    Production co-ordinatorTHORNTON, Christine
    TelecineWARD, Gerald
    ColouristBYRNE, Paul
    Genre/CategoryTV Documentary Series

    Series/Newsreel titleTOWNLANDS
    Episode/Item titleJolly Fine Boating Weather
    Production companyRadio Telefís Eireann/RTE
    Country of originIreland
    DirectorO'CONNOR, Paddy
    LanguageEnglish
    Colourcol
    Soundsound
    Duration24
    Release date2000
    TX channelRTE 1
    TX date26/07/2000
    CopyRTE
    SummaryDocumentary about Galway Rowing Club, established in 1903, focusing on 2000 when two crews, an Intermediate four and a Junior Pair competed for the Irish Championships, better known as the POT.
    NoteScreened at the 12th Galway Film Fleadh, 11-16 July 2000.
    ReferenceGalway Film Fleadh Programme 2000
    RTE guide vol24
    RTE guide issue30
    KeywordsGalway Rowing Club
    Boats
    Rowing
    Canoeing
    Water Sports
    LocationGalway City
    Genre/CategoryTV Documentary Series

    Series/Newsreel titleTOWNLANDS
    Episode/Item titleHill, The
    Country of originIreland
    DirectorHODGINS, Ita
    ROBINSON, Noreen
    LanguageEnglish
    Colourcol
    Soundsound
    Duration24
    TX channelRTE 1
    TX date27/06/2001
    CopyRTE
    SummaryLives and lifestyles of the residents in the St Grellan housing estate, Ballinasloe.
    RTE guide vol25
    RTE guide issue26
    KeywordsHousing Estates
    LocationSt Grellan Housing Estate
    Ballinasloe
    Genre/CategoryTV Documentary Series

    Series/Newsreel titleTOWNLANDS
    Episode/Item titleYoung Pavee Voices
    Production companyAV Edge Productions
    Pavee Point Productions
    SponsorYoungstart Human Resources Community Initiative
    Country of originIreland
    ProducerRUSSELL, Sue
    DirectorMEEHAN, Ruth
    PhotographyFAY, John
    Sound recordingO'CONNOR, Peter
    EditingFAIRWEATHER, Scott
    SIMON, Derek
    Executive producerHARKIN, Mary
    Songs'Raggle Taggle Gipsy' (Christy Moore) Sony Music UK

    'Don't Fence Me In' (Bing Crosbie and the Andrews Sisters) Warner Chappell Music Ltd

    'Into the Mystic' (Van Morrison) Warner Music UK

    'Soul Surfing' (N. Cook) Universal Music Publishing

    'Jelly Roll - I Wish I Knew How It Would Feel to Be Free' (Nina Simone) BMG Entertainment International UK and Irish

    'Gin Soaked Boy' (The Divine Comedy) Setanta Records UK
    NarratorKEENAN, Kathleen
    AcknowledgementsColaiste Dhulaigh Leisureplex, Coolock Training Centre, Cara Park Darndale Boxing Club Northside Shopping Centre Finglas Shopping Centre Teso Project Northside Travellers Support Group Travellers at: Cara Park Avila Park St Christophers, Cappagh St Marys, Cappagh St Josephs, Dunsink Pavee Point Youth Development Group: Michael Kelly Alison Fox John Paul Collins Barney Power John Patterson
    LanguageEnglish
    Colourcol
    Soundsound
    Duration24
    FormatDigital Video
    Release date2000
    TX channelRTE 1
    TX date08/08/2001
    CopyRTE
    SummaryCommunity video exploring traveller culture through the eyes of the youth of the travelling community. They discuss housing, the difficulties accessing pubs and clubs, the different world view of male and female Travellers and their varying outlooks towards settled people. As one interviewee puts it: 'What's so great about being settled?' Contributors: Bernard Collins, Thomas Collins, Paddy Collins, Martin Keenan, Michael McDonagh, Michael Collins, Lisa Collins, Kathleen Lawrence, Lisa McDonagh, Louise McDonagh, Anne Marie McDonnell.
    NoteScreened at the 12th Galway Film Fleadh, 11-16 July 2000.
    ReferenceGalway Film Fleadh Programme 2000
    RTE guide vol25
    RTE guide issue32
    KeywordsTraveller Community, Travellers, Youth, Bernard Collins, Thomas Collins, Paddy Collins, Martin Keenan, Michael McDonagh, Michael Collins, Lisa Collins, Kathleen Lawrence, Lisa McDonagh, Louise McDonagh, Anne Marie McDonnell.
    Genre/CategoryTV Documentary Series

    Series/Newsreel titleTOWNLANDS
    Episode/Item titleRiverun
    Production companyRadio Telefís Eireann/RTE
    Country of originIreland
    LanguageEnglish
    Colourcol
    Soundsound
    Duration24
    FormatDigital Video
    TX channelRTE 1
    TX date05/07/2000
    CopyRTE
    SummaryFirst in a series of ten original documentaries. Corkman Aiden Stanley makes a journey from the mouth of the River Lee to Cork Harbour, retracing the journey that St Finbarr would have taken 1,400 years ago.
    RTE guide vol24
    RTE guide issue27
    Genre/CategoryTV Documentary Series

    Series/Newsreel titleTOWNLANDS
    Production companyRadio Telefís Eireann/RTE
    Country of originIreland
    DirectorSHAW-SMITH, David
    LanguageEnglish
    Colourcol
    Soundsound
    Duration24
    FormatDigital Video
    TX channelRTE 1
    TX date12/07/2000
    CopyRTE
    SummarySeries of ten original documentaries. Portrait of Spiddal-based woodturner Liam O Neill as he mounted his first exhibition in the Visitor's Centre, Phoenix Park, Dublin.
    RTE guide vol24
    RTE guide issue28
    Genre/CategoryTV Documentary Series

    Series/Newsreel titleTOWNLANDS
    Production companyRadio Telefís Eireann/RTE
    Country of originIreland
    DirectorSHEERAN, Aidan
    LanguageEnglish
    Colourcol
    Soundsound
    Duration24
    FormatDigital Video
    TX channelRTE 1
    TX date19/07/2000
    CopyRTE
    SummarySeries of ten original documentaries. The restoration of the gardens at Birr Castle, County Offaly.
    RTE guide vol24
    RTE guide issue29
    Genre/CategoryTV Documentary Series

    Series/Newsreel titleTOWNLANDS
    Episode/Item titleAlive And Kicking
    Production companyRadio Telefís Eireann/RTE
    Country of originIreland
    ProducerCONDREN, Patrick
    LanguageEnglish
    Colourcol
    Soundsound
    Duration24
    FormatDigital Video
    TX channelRTE 1
    TX date09/08/2000
    CopyRTE
    SummarySeries of ten original documentaries. profile of a group of kick boxing fanatics from Tallaght as they compete in the World Championships in Greece.
    RTE guide vol24
    RTE guide issue32
    Genre/CategoryTV Documentary Series

    Series/Newsreel titleTOWNLANDS
    Episode/Item titleTales Of A Townland
    Production companyRadio Telefís Eireann/RTE
    Country of originIreland
    DirectorHAUGHEY, Donal
    LanguageEnglish
    Colourcol
    Soundsound
    Duration24
    FormatDigital Video
    TX channelRTE 1
    TX date16/08/2000
    CopyRTE
    SummarySeries of ten original documentaries. A look at the lives of five elderly residents in Killina, County Galway.
    RTE guide vol24
    RTE guide issue33
    Genre/CategoryTV Documentary Series

    Series/Newsreel titleTOWNLANDS
    Episode/Item titleFields Of Gold
    Production companyRadio Telefís Eireann/RTE
    Country of originIreland
    LanguageEnglish
    Colourcol
    Soundsound
    Duration24
    FormatDigital Video
    TX channelRTE 1
    TX date06/09/2000
    CopyRTE
    SummarySeries of ten original documentaries. A profile of Munster rugby captain Mick Galwey.
    RTE guide vol24
    RTE guide issue36
    Genre/CategoryTV Documentary Series

    Series/Newsreel titleTOWNLANDS
    Episode/Item titleDinny Mclaughlin
    Production companyRadio Telefís Eireann/RTE
    Country of originIreland
    LanguageEnglish
    Colourcol
    Soundsound
    Duration24
    FormatDigital Video
    TX channelRTE 1
    TX date13/06/2001
    CopyRTE
    SummaryNew series of ten original documentaries. A profile of fiddler Dinny McLaughlin in his home place of Inis Owen, Donegal.
    RTE guide vol25
    RTE guide issue24
    Genre/CategoryTV Documentary Series

    Series/Newsreel titleTOWNLANDS
    Episode/Item titleCook With Love
    Production companyRadio Telefís Eireann/RTE
    Country of originIreland
    LanguageEnglish
    Colourcol
    Soundsound
    Duration24
    FormatDigital Video
    TX channelRTE 1
    TX date04/07/2001
    CopyRTE
    SummaryNew series of ten original documentaries. A profile of Neven Maguire from Blacklion in County Cavan, on of the most respected chefs in Ireland.
    RTE guide vol25
    RTE guide issue27
    Genre/CategoryTV Documentary Series

    Series/Newsreel titleTOWNLANDS
    Episode/Item titleJourney's End, A
    Production companyRadio Telefís Eireann/RTE
    Country of originIreland
    LanguageEnglish
    Colourcol
    Soundsound
    Duration24
    FormatDigital Video
    TX channelRTE 1
    TX date11/07/2001
    CopyRTE
    SummaryNew series of ten original documentaries. A portrait of Jerry Devaney whose search for his mother has continued for thirty years and has only recently found its conclusion in Swinford, County Mayo.
    RTE guide vol25
    RTE guide issue28
    Genre/CategoryTV Documentary Series

    Series/Newsreel titleTOWNLANDS
    Episode/Item titleMuckross House - Our House
    Production companyRadio Telefís Eireann/RTE
    Country of originIreland
    LanguageEnglish
    Colourcol
    Soundsound
    Duration24
    FormatDigital Video
    TX channelRTE 1
    TX date18/07/2001
    CopyRTE
    SummaryNew series of ten original documentaries. A look at Muckross House from the perspective of Billy Vincent who inherited the house in the 1920s.
    RTE guide vol25
    RTE guide issue29
    Genre/CategoryTV Documentary Series

    Series/Newsreel titleTOWNLANDS
    Episode/Item titleMiles To Paint
    Production companyRadio Telefís Eireann/RTE
    Country of originIreland
    LanguageEnglish
    Colourcol
    Soundsound
    Duration24
    FormatDigital Video
    TX channelRTE 1
    TX date25/07/2001
    CopyRTE
    SummaryObservational documentary about Corinna Earlie, a landscape artist from Kildare, and her undertaking to walk five hundred miles through Northern Spain to find inspiration for her work.
    RTE guide vol25
    RTE guide issue30
    Genre/CategoryTV Documentary Series
    Observational Documentary
    Documentary Profile
    Arts

    Series/Newsreel titleTOWNLANDS
    Production companyRadio Telefís Eireann/RTE
    Country of originIreland
    LanguageEnglish
    Colourcol
    Soundsound
    Duration24
    FormatDigital Video
    TX channelRTE 1
    TX date22/08/2001
    CopyRTE
    SummaryDocumentary about the traditional art of mural painting in Northern Ireland - a form of political propaganda, or an art form in its own right?
    RTE guide vol25
    RTE guide issue34
    Genre/CategoryTV Documentary Series

    Series/Newsreel titleTOWNLANDS
    Production companyRadio Telefís Eireann/RTE
    Country of originIreland
    LanguageEnglish
    Colourcol
    Soundsound
    Duration24
    FormatDigital Video
    TX channelRTE 1
    TX date29/08/2001
    CopyRTE
    SummaryDocumentary on All Hallows College, Dublin, looking particularly at the means by which it has has to effect change in order to meet the demands of a changing society. Its focus is now not so much on clerical - as lay - training.
    RTE guide vol25
    RTE guide issue35
    Genre/CategoryTV Documentary Series

    Series/Newsreel titleTOWNLANDS
    Production companyRadio Telefís Eireann/RTE
    Country of originIreland
    Presenter/ReporterO'SHANNON, cathal
    LanguageEnglish
    Colourcol
    Soundsound
    Duration24
    FormatDigital Video
    TX channelRTE 1
    TX date05/09/2001
    CopyRTE
    SummaryDocumentary on the restoration of Ireland's railway network - the film begins at the Railway Preservation Society and features Dromod and the Cavan and Leitrim railways.
    RTE guide vol25
    RTE guide issue36
    Genre/CategoryTV Documentary Series

    Series/Newsreel titleTOWNLANDS
    Episode/Item titleCommon Ground
    Production companyRadio Telefís Eireann/RTE
    Country of originIreland
    LanguageEnglish
    Colourcol
    Soundsound
    Duration24
    FormatDigital Video
    TX channelRTE 1
    TX date12/09/2001
    CopyRTE
    SummaryDocumentary on the village of Castletownshend, West Cork, as it attempts to adapt to the many changes going on around it.
    RTE guide vol25
    RTE guide issue37
    Genre/CategoryTV Documentary Series

    Series/Newsreel titleTOWNLANDS
    Episode/Item titleBody Searchers
    Production companyRadio Telefís Eireann/RTE
    Country of originIreland
    LanguageEnglish
    Colourcol
    Soundsound
    Duration24
    TX channelRTE 1
    TX date19/06/2002
    CopyRTE
    SummaryNew thirteen part series. Documentary on the unpleasant work undertaken by the Search and Recovery Unit of the Grainne Uaille Dive Club in Ballina.
    RTE guide vol26
    RTE guide issue25
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    Series/Newsreel titleTOWNLANDS
    Episode/Item titleGone Dancing
    Production companyRadio Telefís Eireann/RTE
    Country of originIreland
    LanguageEnglish
    Colourcol
    Soundsound
    Duration24
    TX channelRTE 1
    TX date26/06/2002
    CopyRTE
    SummaryNew thirteen part series. Documentary about the world of ballroom dancing in Ireland.
    RTE guide vol26
    RTE guide issue26
    Genre/CategoryTV Documentary Series

    Series/Newsreel titleTOWNLANDS
    Episode/Item titleLights! Action! Bark!
    Production companyRadio Telefís Eireann/RTE
    Country of originIreland
    LanguageEnglish
    Colourcol
    Soundsound
    Duration24
    TX channelRTE 1
    TX date03/07/2002
    CopyRTE
    SummaryNew thirteen part series. Documentary on Foircroft Kennels in County Kildare - a home and an acting school for dogs.
    RTE guide vol26
    RTE guide issue27
    Genre/CategoryTV Documentary Series

    Series/Newsreel titleTOWNLANDS
    Episode/Item titleFor One Night Only
    Production companyRadio Telefís Eireann/RTE
    Country of originIreland
    LanguageEnglish
    Colourcol
    Soundsound
    Duration24
    TX channelRTE 1
    TX date10/07/2002
    CopyRTE
    SummaryNew thirteen part series. Documentary on Dermot Hallion, who, on his release from Portlaoise Prison in February 2002, decided to put on a play, 'For One Night Only'.
    RTE guide vol26
    RTE guide issue28
    Genre/CategoryTV Documentary Series

    Series/Newsreel titleTOWNLANDS
    Episode/Item titleEnright's Way: Land Of Whispers
    Production companyRadio Telefís Eireann/RTE
    Country of originIreland
    Presenter/ReporterENRIGHT, Damien
    LanguageEnglish
    Colourcol
    Soundsound
    Duration24
    TX channelRTE 1
    TX date17/07/2002
    Repeats20/04/2004
    CopyRTE
    SummaryNew thirteen part series. Three-part documentary on contemporary life in Ireland. Ireland's prehistoric sites and historical monuments - is our archeological heritage being ruined by the Celtic Tiger?
    RTE guide vol26
    RTE guide issue29
    Genre/CategoryTV Documentary Series

    Series/Newsreel titleTOWNLANDS
    Episode/Item titleEnright's Way: The Beaten Path
    Production companyRadio Telefís Eireann/RTE
    Country of originIreland
    Presenter/ReporterENRIGHT, Damien
    LanguageEnglish
    Colourcol
    Soundsound
    Duration24
    TX channelRTE 1
    TX date24/07/2002
    CopyRTE
    SummaryNew thirteen part series. Three-part documentary on life in contemporary Ireland. Do we have a right to roam the land?
    RTE guide vol26
    RTE guide issue30
    Genre/CategoryTV Documentary Series

    Series/Newsreel titleTOWNLANDS
    Episode/Item titleEnright's Way: Blow Ins
    Production companyRadio Telefís Eireann/RTE
    Country of originIreland
    Presenter/ReporterENRIGHT, Damien
    LanguageEnglish
    Colourcol
    Soundsound
    Duration24
    TX channelRTE 1
    TX date31/07/2002
    CopyRTE
    SummaryNew thirteen part series. Three-part documentary on contemporary Ireland life. Who are the people who make a conscious decision to come to live in Ireland.
    RTE guide vol26
    RTE guide issue31
    Genre/CategoryTV Documentary Series

    Series/Newsreel titleTOWNLANDS
    Episode/Item titleHawk's Well, The: Twenty Years A Growing
    Production companyRadio Telefís Eireann/RTE
    Country of originIreland
    DirectorHEALY, Shay
    LanguageEnglish
    Colourcol
    Soundsound
    Duration24
    TX channelRTE 1
    TX date07/08/2002
    CopyRTE
    SummaryNew thirteen part series. Nostalgic look back at twenty years of the Hawk's Well Theatre in Sligo. Contributors include Mick Lally, Mary McEvoy, Maureen Toal, Frank McCusker, Deirdre O Kane and Adrian Eames.
    RTE guide vol26
    RTE guide issue32
    Genre/CategoryTV Documentary Series

    Series/Newsreel titleTOWNLANDS
    Episode/Item titleMost Haunted
    Production companyRadio Telefís Eireann/RTE
    Country of originIreland
    LanguageEnglish
    Colourcol
    Soundsound
    Duration24
    TX channelRTE 1
    TX date17/08/2002
    CopyRTE
    SummaryNew thirteen part series. Documentary about Leap Castle, Tipperary, the most haunted castle in Europe.
    RTE guide vol26
    RTE guide issue34
    Genre/CategoryTV Documentary Series

    Series/Newsreel titleTOWNLANDS
    Episode/Item titleShow Day
    Production companyRadio Telefís Eireann/RTE
    Country of originIreland
    LanguageEnglish
    Colourcol
    Soundsound
    Duration24
    TX channelRTE 1
    TX date28/08/2002
    CopyRTE
    SummaryNew thirteen part series. Documentary about cooks Yvonne Craven, Anna Tolan and Anna Moyles and their preparations for one of the most important days of the year for them - the Crossmolina Agricultural Show.
    RTE guide vol26
    RTE guide issue35
    Genre/CategoryTV Documentary Series

    Series/Newsreel titleTOWNLANDS
    Episode/Item titleIsland Life
    Production companyRadio Telefís Eireann/RTE
    Country of originIreland
    LanguageEnglish
    Colourcol
    Soundsound
    Duration24
    TX channelRTE 1
    TX date04/09/2002
    CopyRTE
    SummaryNew thirteen part series. Documentary about Tony Smith from Drogheda who is the first non-native to buy a property on Inishbofin Island - a huge house which he is converting into a hostel.
    RTE guide vol26
    RTE guide issue36
    Genre/CategoryTV Documentary Series

    Series/Newsreel titleTOWNLANDS
    Episode/Item titleMunster Mob, The
    Production companyRadio Telefís Eireann/RTE
    Country of originIreland
    LanguageEnglish
    Colourcol
    Soundsound
    Duration24
    TX channelRTE 1
    TX date18/09/2002
    CopyRTE
    SummaryNew thirteen part series. Documentary about the Munster dog show circuit - follows three sets of people at the Clonmel, Killarney, Limerick and Tralee.
    RTE guide vol26
    RTE guide issue37
    Genre/CategoryTV Documentary Series

    Series/Newsreel titleTOWNLANDS
    Episode/Item titleWow Factor, The
    Production companyRadio Telefís Eireann/RTE
    Country of originIreland
    LanguageEnglish
    Colourcol
    Soundsound
    Duration24
    TX channelRTE 1
    TX date25/06/2003
    CopyRTE
    SummaryNew series. Documentary about the lives of three Irish inventors as they visit Geneva for the world's greatest invention show.
    RTE guide vol27
    RTE guide issue26
    Genre/CategoryTV Documentary Series

    Series/Newsreel titleTOWNLANDS
    Episode/Item titleEye Of The Storn
    Production companyRadio Telefís Eireann/RTE
    Country of originIreland
    LanguageEnglish
    Colourcol
    Soundsound
    Duration24
    TX channelRTE 1
    TX date02/07/2003
    CopyRTE
    SummaryNew series. Documentary about Donegal surfer Richard Fitzgerald and British professional Gabe Davies as they ride some of the biggest waves in Europe - off the coast of Donegal.
    RTE guide vol27
    RTE guide issue27
    Genre/CategoryTV Documentary Series

    Series/Newsreel titleTOWNLANDS
    Episode/Item titleIn The Footsteps Of Augustine Henry
    Production companyRadio Telefís Eireann/RTE
    Country of originIreland
    LanguageEnglish
    Colourcol
    Soundsound
    Duration24
    TX channelRTE 1
    TX date09/07/2003
    CopyRTE
    SummaryDocumentary about Irish botanist Augustine Henry, who collected over over 150, 000 plant species in China in the late 19th Century.
    RTE guide vol27
    RTE guide issue28
    Genre/CategoryTV Documentary Series

    Series/Newsreel titleTOWNLANDS
    Episode/Item titleAnimal Rescue
    Production companyRadio Telefís Eireann/RTE
    Country of originIreland
    LanguageEnglish
    Colourcol
    Soundsound
    Duration24
    TX channelRTE 1
    TX date16/07/2003
    CopyRTE
    SummaryNew series. Documentary about the regional branches of the Societies for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals.
    RTE guide vol27
    RTE guide issue29
    Genre/CategoryTV Documentary Series

    Series/Newsreel titleTOWNLANDS
    Episode/Item titleIn The Barber's Chair
    Production companyRadio Telefís Eireann/RTE
    Country of originIreland
    LanguageEnglish
    Colourcol
    Soundsound
    Duration24
    TX channelRTE 1
    TX date23/07/2002
    CopyRTE
    SummaryNew series. Documentary about the world of Ireland barbershops - from Temple Bar and the Wardorf Adare in Dublin to a mobile barber in County Donegal.
    RTE guide vol27
    RTE guide issue31
    Genre/CategoryTV Documentary Series

    Series/Newsreel titleTOWNLANDS
    Episode/Item titleInto The Valley
    Production companyRadio Telefís Eireann/RTE
    Country of originIreland
    LanguageEnglish
    Colourcol
    Soundsound
    Duration24
    TX channelRTE 1
    TX date06/08/2003
    CopyRTE
    SummaryDocumentary about the the people of the Black Valley in County Kerry and the tourist industry they have been nurturing for over a hundred years.
    RTE guide vol27
    RTE guide issue32
    Genre/CategoryTV Documentary Series

    Series/Newsreel titleTOWNLANDS
    Episode/Item titleMillstreet Maestro, The
    Production companyRadio Telefís Eireann/RTE
    Country of originIreland
    LanguageEnglish
    Colourcol
    Soundsound
    Duration24
    TX channelRTE 1
    TX date13/08/2003
    CopyRTE
    SummaryDocumentary about the rally driving legend Billy Coleman, an unassuming Millstreet farmer.
    RTE guide vol27
    RTE guide issue33
    Genre/CategoryTV Documentary Series

    Series/Newsreel titleTOWNLANDS
    Episode/Item titleFootball Crazy
    Production companyRadio Telefís Eireann/RTE
    Country of originIreland
    LanguageEnglish
    Colourcol
    Soundsound
    Duration24
    TX channelRTE 1
    TX date20/08/2003
    CopyRTE
    SummaryDocumentary about builder Mick Wallace and his twin passions - Italy's Juventus and building Wexford soccer.
    RTE guide vol27
    RTE guide issue34
    Genre/CategoryTV Documentary Series

    Series/Newsreel titleTOWNLANDS
    Episode/Item titleAgency, The
    Production companyRadio Telefís Eireann/RTE
    Country of originIreland
    LanguageEnglish
    Colourcol
    Soundsound
    Duration24
    TX channelRTE 1
    TX date23/06/2004
    CopyRTE
    SummaryNew Series. Documentary about jobbing models in Ballysheedy, County Limerick, who operate on the lower rungs of the fashion industry.
    RTE guide vol28
    RTE guide issue25
    Genre/CategoryTV Documentary Series

    Series/Newsreel titleTOWNLANDS
    Episode/Item titleCommunion Kids
    Production companyWildfire Films
    Radio Telefís Eireann/RTE
    Country of originIreland
    DirectorMcCARTHY, Adrian
    LanguageEnglish
    Colourcol
    Soundsound
    Duration24
    TX channelRTE 1
    TX date30/06/2004
    CopyRTE
    IFA (VHS)
    SummaryDocumentary about Adam and Lorna, two very different eight-year-old children from Fatima Mansions, Dublin, and are preparing for their First Communion.
    RTE guide vol28
    RTE guide issue26
    KeywordsCatholicism
    Holy Communion
    Fatima Mansions
    Dublin Inner City
    Working Class Communities
    Genre/CategoryTV Documentary Series

    Series/Newsreel titleTOWNLANDS
    Episode/Item titleSee For Me
    Production companyRadio Telefís Eireann/RTE
    Country of originIreland
    LanguageEnglish
    Colourcol
    Soundsound
    Duration24
    TX channelRTE 1
    TX date07/07/2004
    CopyRTE
    SummaryDocumentary about three visually impaired people as they train to use guide dogs,
    RTE guide vol28
    RTE guide issue27
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    Series/Newsreel titleTOWNLANDS
    Episode/Item titleWinging It
    Production companyRadio Telefís Eireann/RTE
    Country of originIreland
    LanguageEnglish
    Colourcol
    Soundsound
    Duration24
    TX channelRTE 1
    TX date14/07/2004
    CopyRTE
    SummaryDocumentary about a group of people in Clonakilty with a passion for aviation.
    RTE guide vol28
    RTE guide issue28
    Genre/CategoryTV Documentary Series

    Series/Newsreel titleTOWNLANDS
    Episode/Item titleConnemara's Secret Garden
    Production companyRadio Telefís Eireann/RTE
    Country of originIreland
    LanguageEnglish
    Colourcol
    Soundsound
    Duration24
    TX channelRTE 1
    TX date21/07/2002
    CopyRTE
    SummaryDocumentary about Kylemore Abbey in Connemara and the efforts of the Benedictine Nuns to restore the reality of a Victorian era.
    RTE guide vol28
    RTE guide issue29
    Genre/CategoryTV Documentary Series

    Series/Newsreel titleTOWNLANDS
    Episode/Item titleTough Of The Turf
    Production companyRadio Telefís Eireann/RTE
    Country of originIreland
    LanguageEnglish
    Colourcol
    Soundsound
    Duration24
    TX channelRTE 1
    TX date04/08/2004
    CopyRTE
    SummaryDocumentary profile of ex-jockey Adrian Maguire whose life changed when he fell from his horse in February 2002. He is now a racehorse trainer.
    RTE guide vol28
    RTE guide issue31
    Genre/CategoryTV Documentary Series

    Series/Newsreel titleTOWNLANDS
    Episode/Item titleNot Fade Away
    Production companyRadio Telefís Eireann/RTE
    Country of originIreland
    LanguageEnglish
    Colourcol
    Soundsound
    Duration24
    TX channelRTE 1
    TX date18/08/2004
    CopyRTE
    SummaryDocumentary about two French women, Mesdemoiselles Mespoulet and Mignon, who arrived in Ireland in the early Twentieth Century to photographically record rural life in all its gritty reality.
    RTE guide vol28
    RTE guide issue33
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    Series/Newsreel titleTOWNLANDS
    Episode/Item titlePreachers
    Production companyRadio Telefís Eireann/RTE
    Country of originIreland
    DirectorGRAY, Brian
    NarratorGRAY, Brian
    LanguageEnglish
    Colourcol
    Soundsound
    Duration24
    TX channelRTE 1
    TX date25/08/2004
    CopyRTE
    SummaryDocumentary profile of three Evangelical preachers - Clifford Evans, Mike Mullens and Billy Hamilton.
    RTE guide vol28
    RTE guide issue34
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    Series/Newsreel titleTOWNLANDS
    Episode/Item titleBianconi
    Production companyRadio Telefís Eireann/RTE
    Country of originIreland
    Presenter/ReporterSTANLEY, Aidan
    LanguageEnglish
    Colourcol
    Soundsound
    Duration24
    TX channelRTE 1
    TX date01/09/2004
    CopyRTE
    SummaryDocumentary profile of Charles Bianconi, the man who revolutionized the transpost system of 19th Century Irish.
    RTE guide vol28
    RTE guide issue35
    Genre/CategoryTV Documentary Series

    Series/Newsreel titleTOWNLANDS
    Episode/Item titleHomeless World Cup, The
    Production companyRadio Telefís Eireann/RTE
    Country of originIreland
    LanguageEnglish
    Colourcol
    Soundsound
    Duration24
    TX channelRTE 1
    TX date07/09/2004
    CopyRTE
    SummaryDocumentary following the Irish team as they triumph in the Homeless World Cup 2004 in Gothenberg.
    RTE guide vol28
    RTE guide issue36
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    Series/Newsreel titleTOWNLANDS
    Episode/Item titleArchie Simpson
    Production companyRadio Telefís Eireann/RTE
    Country of originIreland
    LanguageEnglish
    Colourcol
    Soundsound
    Duration24
    TX channelRTE 1
    TX date06/07/2005
    CopyRTE
    SummaryDocumentary on musician Archie Simpson and the formation of the amateur choir, the Lismorahaun Singers, and its impact on the rural community of Enistymon, County Clare.
    Genre/CategoryTV Documentary Series

    Series/Newsreel titleTOWNLANDS
    Production companyRadio Telefís Eireann/RTE
    Country of originIreland
    LanguageEnglish
    Colourcol
    Soundsound
    Duration24
    TX channelRTE 1
    TX date20/07/2005
    Repeats20/02/2004
    CopyRTE
    SummaryDocumentary on Willie Leahy and how he transformed the village of Loughrea into an attractive venue for the equestrian elite.
    PeopleWillie Leahy
    LocationLoughrea
    Genre/CategoryTV Documentary Series

    Series/Newsreel titleTOWNLANDS
    Episode/Item titleBeyond The Dark Mountain
    Production companyRadio Telefís Eireann/RTE
    Country of originIreland
    LanguageEnglish
    Colourcol
    Soundsound
    Duration24
    TX channelRTE 1
    TX date27/07/2005
    CopyRTE
    SummaryDocumentary on the Mountain Mine in Allilhees, Beara, County Cork.
    KeywordsMining
    LocationBeara
    Cork
    Genre/CategoryTV Documentary Series

    Series/Newsreel titleTOWNLANDS
    Episode/Item titleWeatherproof
    Production companyRadio Telefís Eireann/RTE
    Country of originIreland
    LanguageEnglish
    Colourcol
    Soundsound
    Duration24
    TX channelRTE 1
    TX date13/07/2005
    CopyRTE
    SummaryHumourous documentary on the Irish weather - speculation on the changeability and unpredictability of the weather is intercut with footage of the RTE weather forecaster Evelyn Cusack's preparation for her evening broadcast.
    KeywordsMining
    LocationBeara
    Cork
    Genre/CategoryTV Documentary Series

    Series/Newsreel titleTOWNLANDS
    Production companyRadio Telefís Eireann/RTE
    Country of originIreland
    LanguageEnglish
    Colourcol
    Soundsound
    Duration24
    TX channelRTE 1
    TX date10/08/2005
    CopyRTE
    SummaryReport on inland fishermen.
    KeywordsFishermen
    Genre/CategoryTV Documentary Series

    Series/Newsreel titleTOWNLANDS
    Episode/Item titleMiss Etiquette
    Production companySeanchas Productions
    Radio Telefís Eireann/RTE
    Country of originIreland
    ProducerMcCABE, Anne
    WHITE, Johnny
    DirectorMcCABE, Anne
    PhotographyO'DUBHAIN, Michéal
    DORNEY, Peter
    Sound recordingO'MAINÍN, Padraig
    EditingWHITE, Johnny
    Production assistantDONNELLY, Vicky
    NarratorCONNEELY, Gerry
    LanguageEnglish
    Colourcol
    Soundsound
    Duration24
    TX channelRTE 1
    TX date17/08/2005
    CopyRTE
    SummaryReport on Constance Shaw, the wife of George Bernard Shaw, who left a fund for the development of the social arts and manners - Ireland's Miss Manners, Margo Bellew, uses the bequest to carry on the tradition.
    PeopleConstance Shaw
    Margo Bellew
    KeywordsArts
    Social Manners
    Archive sourcesIrish Film Archive of the Irish Fim Centre for extracts from OUR COUNTRY and THE MARCH OF TIME
    Genre/CategoryTV Documentary Series

    Series/Newsreel titleTOWNLANDS
    Episode/Item titleLove's Old Sweet Song
    Production companyRadio Telefís Eireann/RTE
    Country of originIreland
    ProducerBRADSHAW, Harry
    DirectorESMONDE, Roy
    LanguageEnglish
    Colourcol
    Soundsound
    Duration24
    FormatDigital Video
    TX channelRTE 1
    TX date24/08/2005
    CopyRTE
    SummaryShort documentary profile of Mayo-born tenor John Feeney who emigrated to London where he worked as a labourer until he moved to the US in the late 20s.
    KeywordsMigration
    Irish America
    Tenors
    Irish Diaspora
    Genre/CategoryTV Documentary Series

    Series/Newsreel titleTOWNLANDS
    Episode/Item titleStradbally Hall Days
    Production companyBrian Gray Productions
    Esras Films
    SponsorRadio Telefís Éireann/RTE
    Country of originIreland
    ProducerBROPHY, Mary
    DirectorGRAY, Brian
    PhotographyGRAY, Brian
    Sound recordingLOWRY, John
    POOLE, Alan
    BYRNE, Finny
    EditingHURLEY, Jeanine
    Production assistantDAVIDSON, Jennifer
    NarratorMOYNIHAN, Elizabeth
    LanguageEnglish
    Colourcol
    Soundsound
    Duration24
    FormatDigital Video
    TX channelRTE 1
    TX date31/08/2005
    CopyRTE
    SummaryShort documentary on Stradbally Hall, County Laois, and its owner Tommy Cosby whose ancestors have occupied the hall for over fifteen generations. The film looks at behind-the-scenes activities in the lead-up to the Electric Picnic Festival.
    LocationStradbally Hall
    Laois
    Dubbing mixFITZPATRICK, Mark
    LightingBOYLE, Neal
    FOX, Ronan
    GRAHAM, Philip
    Genre/CategoryTV Documentary Series

    Series/Newsreel titleTOWNLANDS
    Production companyEo Telefís
    Megamedia
    Radio Telefís Eireann/RTE
    Country of originIreland
    ProducerNÍ Cheallaigh, Laura
    DirectorHAYES, Paddy
    PhotographyBREATHNACH, Sean
    O'CONNOR, Christine
    Mc GAIN, Martin
    GRINROD, Andy
    Sound recordingBREATHNACH, Sean
    O'CONNOR, Christine
    Mc GAIN, Martin
    GRINROD, Andy
    EditingÓ'SCOLAI, Cóilin
    Music composerLunása
    NarratorDENNEHY, Ned
    LanguageEnglish
    Colourcol
    Soundsound
    Duration24
    TX channelRTE 1
    TX date28/06/2006
    CopyRTE
    SummaryReport on the Doolin Coast Guard Unit.
    KeywordsMattie Shannon
    Martony Vaughan
    Patricia Casey
    Ray Murphy
    Coast Guards
    Rescue
    Doolin
    Co Clare
    Production creditsnarr: Ned Dennehy, c/s: Seán Breathnach, Christine O'Connor, Martin Mcgain, Doolin unit. c.: Andy Grinrod, m: Lunása, stills: Colm Hogan, tech engnr: Seamus Ó hEidhín, ed: Cóilin Ó Scolaí, thanks to the Doolin Coast Guard, The Irish Coast Guard, Inland Coast Guard Shannon Helicopter, Walsh Family, Noelle Gallagher, Carol O'Connor, Orl;a King, d: Paddy Hayes, p: Laura Ní Cheallaigh.
    Genre/CategoryTV Documentary Series

    Series/Newsreel titleTOWNLANDS
    Production companyRadio Telefís Eireann/RTE
    Country of originIreland
    LanguageEnglish
    Colourcol
    Soundsound
    Duration24
    TX channelRTE 1
    TX date05/07/2006
    CopyRTE
    SummaryReport on tennis.
    KeywordsTennis
    Genre/CategoryTV Documentary Series

    Series/Newsreel titleTOWNLANDS
    Episode/Item titleAon Focal Eile - The Richie Kavanagh Story
    Production companyRadio Telefís Eireann/RTE
    Country of originIreland
    LanguageEnglish
    Colourcol
    Soundsound
    Duration24
    TX channelRTE 1
    TX date12/07/2006
    CopyRTE
    SummaryDocumentary profile of singer-songwriter Richie Kavanagh, who contacted psoriasis at the age of forty-four, and abandoned his work as a maker of ornamental fountains for a career as a singer-songwriter.
    KeywordsSinger Songwriters
    Richie Kavanagh
    Genre/CategoryTV Documentary Series

    Series/Newsreel titleTOWNLANDS
    Episode/Item titleWhy Rebel Cork Did Not Rise
    Production companyRadio Telefís Eireann/RTE
    Country of originIreland
    LanguageEnglish
    Colourcol
    Soundsound
    Duration24
    TX channelRTE 1
    TX date19/07/2006
    CopyRTE
    SummaryDocumentary on the Cork corps of the Irish Volunteers from its turbulent formation at City Hall on December 1913 to the events of Easter week 1916 in Cork City. With contributions from Gerry White, Brendan O'Shea, Fionnuala McCurtain and Donal O'Drisceoil of UUC.
    KeywordsIrish History
    1916 Easter Rising
    Cork City
    Irish Volunteers
    Eoin McNeill
    Sean McDermott
    Padraig Pearse
    Tomás McCurtain
    Gerry White
    Brendan O'Shea
    Finnuala McCurtain
    Donal O'Drisceoil
    Genre/CategoryTV Documentary Series

    Series/Newsreel titleTOWNLANDS
    Episode/Item titleBirdwatch Ireland
    Production companyJoe St. Leger Productions
    Radio Telefís Eireann/RTE
    Country of originIreland
    ProducerST LEGER, Joe
    DirectorST LEGER, Joe
    Script/AdaptationO'MEARA, Aileen (Consultant)
    PhotographyST LEGER, Joe
    Sound recordingFITZGERALD, Mark
    EditingCEARBHAILL, Coilin
    NarratorMcCABE, Ruth
    LanguageEnglish
    Colourcol
    Soundsound
    Duration24
    TX channelRTE 1
    TX date26/07/2006
    CopyRTE
    SummaryDocumentary on the little Terns of the Murrough, County Wicklow, and the Birdwatch Ireland conservation teams' charting of their activities in Ireland before returning to West Africa.
    KeywordsTerns
    Bird Watch
    Conservation
    Murrough
    Wicklow
    Production creditssc.cnslt: Aileen O'Meara, s.mix: Mark Fitzgerald, colourist: Anna Kearns, online ed: Cóilin O'Cearbhaill, off-line ed: Eamonn Little, p/c: Joe St. Leger.
    Genre/CategoryTV Documentary Series

    Series/Newsreel titleTOWNLANDS
    Episode/Item titleSeven Wonders Of Westport, The
    Production companyRadio Telefís Eireann/RTE
    Country of originIreland
    ProducerST LEGER, Joe
    LanguageEnglish
    Colourcol
    Soundsound
    Duration24
    TX channelRTE 1
    TX date02/08/2006
    CopyRTE
    SummaryDocumentary on Westport, one of a handful of planned towns in Ireland.
    Genre/CategoryTV Documentary Series

    Series/Newsreel titleTOWNLANDS
    Episode/Item titleBrothers, The
    Production companyNemethon Productions
    Radio Telefís Eireann/RTE
    Country of originIreland
    ProducerMacMURCHÚ, Irial
    DirectorO'FLATHARTA, Michael
    PhotographyFITZGERALD, Richard
    Sound recordingSPENCER FIELD, Richard
    EditingO'FLATHARTA, Michael
    LanguageEnglish
    Colourcol
    Soundsound
    Duration24
    TX channelRTE 1
    TX date08/08/2006
    CopyRTE
    SummaryDocumentary on two elderly brothers, Nicholas and Paddy Butler, who lived celibate lives together on an isolated farm in the Comeragh mountains, Co Waterford. When Paddy dies, Nicholas was confronted by a woman who claimed to be his brothers' daughter. A long legal battle has cost Nicholas in health and legal fees.
    KeywordsFarmers
    Bachelors
    Fatherhood
    Daughters
    Illigitimate Children
    Legal Cases
    Waterford
    Nicholas Butler
    Paddy Butler
    Production creditsIn Memory of Paddy Butler who died in 1997 and Nicholas Butler who died in 2004. A film by Richard Fitzgerald, p.m.: Paula Uí Uallacháin, voice-over: Eoghan O'Riada, s: Richard Spencer Field, c: Richard Fitzgerald, s.mix: Kevin Evans, a.ed.: Tadgh O'Foghlú, ed: Mikey Ó'Flatharta Darba, p: Irial Mac Murchú, co.d.: Richard Fitzgerald, d: Mikey Ó Flatharta Darba.
    Genre/CategoryTV Documentary Series

    Series/Newsreel titleTOWNLANDS
    Episode/Item titleBuilding On The Edge
    Production companyRadio Telefís Eireann/RTE
    Country of originIreland
    LanguageEnglish
    Colourcol
    Soundsound
    Duration24
    TX channelRTE 1
    TX date16/08/2006
    CopyRTE
    SummaryDocumentary on Leitrim-based architect Peter Cowman who advises people on 'self-building' their own homes.
    KeywordsPeter Cowman
    Architects
    Housing
    Building
    Property
    Genre/CategoryTV Documentary Series

    Series/Newsreel titleTOWNLANDS
    Episode/Item titlePhoto Lady, The
    Production companyRadio Telefís Eireann/RTE
    Country of originIreland
    LanguageEnglish
    Colourcol
    Soundsound
    Duration24
    TX channelRTE 1
    TX date23/08/2006
    CopyRTE
    SummaryDocumentary on photo journalist Eileen O'Leary who works with photography students from the Gaeltacht to set up an exhibition at the Blasket Centre.
    KeywordsEileen O'Leary
    Photography
    Photographic Exhibitions
    Photo Journalism
    Blasket Island
    Genre/CategoryTV Documentary Series

    Series/Newsreel titleTOWNLANDS
    Episode/Item titleWedding Dress, The
    Production companyLoopline Productions
    Radio Telefís Eireann/RTE
    Country of originIreland
    ProducerDURAC, Martina
    DirectorBEHAL, Julian
    PhotographyMERRY DOYLE, Sé
    HOOL, Albert
    Sound recordingHEGARTY, Daniel
    EditingÓ'MUIRGHAISA, Rónan
    NarratorBERGIN, Helen
    LanguageEnglish
    Colourcol
    Soundsound
    Duration24
    TX channelRTE 1
    TX date30/08/2006
    CopyRTE
    SummaryDocumentary on a young couple Dublin-based from Cameroon - Diudonne Sidi and Diane Njigang Tchotou - who are getting ready for their wedding day and have to buy the wedding dress fom an Oxfam store.
    KeywordsCameroonians
    Migrants
    Weddings
    Oxfam
    Wedding Dresses
    Marriage
    Production creditsp.c.: Loopline, Radio Telefís Éireann/RTE, d: Julien Behal, p: Martina Durac, ed: Rónan Ó Muirghaisa, colourist: Marc Ó'Gleasáin, s: Daniel Hegarty, narr: Helen Bergin, stills: Darren Kinsella, p.a.: Rachel Healy, p.m.: Daniel Hegarty, c: Sé Merry Doyle, a.c.: Albert Hool.
    Genre/CategoryTV Documentary Series