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TitleAIDAN WALSH - MASTER OF THE UNIVERSE
Production companyLet's Not Lose It Productions
Graph Films
Zanzibar Productions
Irish Film Board/Bord Scannán na hEireann
Country of originIreland
ProducerMARCUS, Shimmy
DirectorMARCUS, Shimmy
PhotographyDEASY, Seamus
FOX, Ronan
O'DONOVAN, Michael
P ROURKE, Mick
MARCUS, Shimmy
REEVES, Errol
Sound recordingHORGAN, Kieron
BIRCH, Dan
POOLE, Alan
FOGARTY, Ken
EditingMARCUS, Shimmy
GAVIGAN, Graine
Executive producerLYNCH, Adrian
BYRNE, Darragh
STONEMAN, Rod
FORKIN, Edwina
Songs'Also Sprach Zarathustra' (RichardStrauss), Performed by Slovak Philarmonic., Pacific Music Co. Ltd, 'All kinds of Everything' (Lindsay Smith), EMI Music Publishing, 'You Are My Hearts Delight' (Lehar, Herzer, Laehner, Graham), Glocken Verlag, 'The Hokey Cokey' (Jimmy Kennedy), C Campbell Connelly & Co. Ltd, 'Oh Graceful Swallow' (Serradell/ arr Gould), Ritz Music Co., 'The Community Games' (Walsh, Triday, Carmody), Performed by Aidan Walsh and the Master Plan, C Kaleidoscope Records, 'King of the Underwater City' (Walsh, O'Byrne), Performed by Aidan Walsh and the Master Plan, C Kaleidoscope Records, 'Mr President' (Walsh, O'Byrne), Performed by Aidan Walsh and the Master Plan, C Kaleidoskope Records, 'I am the Master of Everything', (Walsh, O'Byrne), Performed by Aidan Walsh and the Master Plan., C Kaleidoscope Records, 'Mammy, Mammy ! The Eagles Have Landed' (Walsh, Friday, Carmody, O'Kennedy, Rycroft), Performed by Aidan Walsh and the Master Plan, C Kaleidoscope Records, 'I May be Bad but Not that Bad' (Walsh, Carmody, Friday, Connors, O'Kennedy, Steiger, O'Byrne Rycroft), Performed by Aidan Walsh & the Master Plan, C Kaleidoscope Records. 'Have You Ever Given Money Away' (Walsh, Carmody, Friday, Connors, O'Kennedy, Steiger, O'Byrne, Rycroft) Performed by Aidan Walsh and the Master Plan
C Kaleidoscope Records, 'I am Aidan'(Walsh, Carmody, Friday, Connors, O'Kennedy, Steiger, O'Byrne), Performed by Aidan Walsh and the Master Plan.'Kissing and Eating with Women'(Walsh, Carmody, Friday, Connors, O'Kennedy, Steiger, O'Byrne), Performed by Aidan Walsh & the Master Plan.C Kaleidoscope Records. 'Rock Your Brainy Head' (Walsh, Steiger, Carmody), Performed by Aidan Walsh and the Four Dimension Orchestra, C Solid Records. 'Rorschach' (S. Carmody, D. O'Byrne), Performed By the Golden Horde, C Mother Records. 'Bullet the Blue Sky' (Hewson, Evans, Clayton, Mullen), Performed by U2, C Island Records.'Machine' (Kenealy, Kenealy, Byrne), Performed by Engine Alley, C Engine Alley. 'Walters Trip' (The Frank and Walters), Performed by the Frank and Walters, C Setanta Records. 'Korean Bodega'
(Leiser, Morgan), Performed by the Fun Lovin' Criminals, C Di Fontaine Carting & Asbestos Rmoval, Co. /BMQ. 'I Hate People', written & Performed by Rethro, C Rethro. Additional music by Niall Byrne, The Brown Eye Blues Band, BMQ Music Publ Ltd. - Andy Rees, Campbell Connolly & Co. - David Carrol, EMI Music Publishing - Dave Dead, Independent Records - Dave O'Grady, Kaleidoscope Records - Joe Foster, Major Music - Jonathan Block, Keith Anderson, MCPS - Gary McAleese, Principle Magnagement, Paul McGuinness, Suzanne O'Dea, Susan Hunter, Setanta Records - Chris Mataler, Solid Records - Denis Desmond, Kevin Shields.
Colourcol
Soundsound
Duration70
Production date2000
TX channelRTE 2
TX date17/08/2001
CopyIFA/RTE
SummaryA portrait of one of Ireland's most eccentric underground characters, self-invented pop star Aidan Walsh, whose life is charted from his harrowing childhood through his career as entrepreneur and cult icon.
NoteScreened at the 12th Galway Film Fleadh, 11-16 July 2000. Screened at the 45th Cork Film Festival 15 -22 Oct 2000.
FormatDigital Video
Production creditsp.c.: Let's Not Lose It Films, p/d: Shimmy Marcus, Let's Not Lose It Productions Present In Association With Graph Films, Zanzibar Productions. Produced with the assistance of Bord Scannan na hEireann (The Irish Film Board), ph.: Seamus Deasy, Ronan Fox, Michael O'Donovan, Mick O'Rourke, Shimmy Marcus, Errol Reeves, sound: Kieron Horgan, Dan Birch, Alan Poole, Ken Fogerty, a. ph.: Liam McGrath, Stephen Bennet, Paul Warde, Aidan Walsh, a. sound: Paco Hayes, Joe Marcus, Finny Byrne, ed facilities: FilmBase, s. dub. facilities: Ardmore Sound, s.mix.: Gerry Roche, film archive: RTE Library, Stephen D'arcy, a. mixer: Michele Cunniffe, transfers and telecine: Windmill Lane Pictures, post facilities: High Wire, Motion rostrum Control: Nico Vermeulen-Caboom, production a.s: Croi Mc Namara, Grainne MacAnthony, Emily Vargas, Zoe Liston, camera and sound a.s: Shane Deasy, Jay Kenna, Shane Maloney, m: 'Also Sprach Zarathustra' (RichardStrauss), Performed by Slovak Philarmonic., Pacific music Co. Ltd, 'All kinds of Everything' (Lindsay Smith), EMI music Publishing, 'You Are My Hearts Delight' (Lehar, Herzer, Laehner, Graham), Glocken Verlag, 'The Hokey Cokey' (Jimmy Kennedy), C Campbell Connelly & Co. Ltd, 'Oh Graceful Swallow' (Serradell/ arr Gould), Ritz music Co., 'The Community Games' (Walsh, Triday, Carmody), Performed by Aidan Walsh and the Master Plan, C Kaleidoscope Records, 'King of the Underwater City' (Walsh, O'Byrne), Performed by Aidan Walsh and the Master Plan, C Kaleidoscope Records, 'Mr President' (Walsh, O'Byrne), Performed by Aidan Walsh and the Master Plan, C Kaleidoskope Records, 'I am the Master of Everything', (Walsh, O'Byrne), Performed by Aidan Walsh and the Master Plan., C Kaleidoscope Records, 'Mammy, Mammy ! The Eagles Have Landed' (Walsh, Friday, Carmody, O'Kennedy, Rycroft), Performed by Aidan Walsh and the Master Plan, C Kaleidoscope Records, 'I May be Bad but Not that Bad' (Walsh, Carmody, Friday, Connors, O'Kennedy, Steiger, O'Byrne Rycroft), Performed by Aidan Walsh & the Master Plan, C Kaleidoscope Records. 'Have You Ever Given Money Away' (Walsh, Carmody, Friday, Connors, O'Kennedy, Steiger, O'Byrne, Rycroft) Performed by Aidan Walsh and the Master Plan, C Kaleidoscope Records, 'I am Aidan'(Walsh, Carmody, Friday, Connors, O'Kennedy, Steiger, O'Byrne), Performed by Aidan Walsh and the Master Plan.'Kissing and Eating with Women'(Walsh, Carmody, Friday, Connors, O'Kennedy, Steiger, O'Byrne), Performed by Aidan Walsh & the Master Plan.C Kaleidoscope Records. 'Rock Your Brainy Head' (Walsh, Steiger, Carmody), Performed by Aidan Walsh and the Four Dimension Orchestra, C Solid Records. 'Rorschach' (S. Carmody, D. O'Byrne), Performed By the Golden Horde, C Mother Records. 'Bullet the Blue Sky' (Hewson, Evans, Clayton, Mullen), Performed by U2, C Island Records.'Machine' (Kenealy, Kenealy, Byrne), Performed by Engine Alley, C Engine Alley. 'Walters Trip' (The Frank and Walters), Performed by the Frank and Walters, C Setanta Records. 'Korean Bodega' (Leiser, Morgan), Performed by the Fun Lovin' Criminals, C Di Fontaine Carting & Asbestos Rmoval, Co. /BMQ. 'I Hate People', written & Performed by Rethro, C Rethro. a. music by Niall Byrne, The Brown Eye Blues Band, BMQ music Publ Ltd. - Andy Rees, Campbell Connolly & Co. - David Carrol, EMI music Publishing - Dave Dead, Independent Records - Dave O'Grady, Kaleidoscope Records - Joe Foster, Major music - Jonathan Block, Keith Anderson, MCPS - Gary McAleese, Principle Magnagement, Paul McGuinness, Suzanne O'Dea, Susan Hunter, Setanta Records - Chris Mataler, Solid Records - Denis Desmond, Kevin Shields. special thanx: The Marcus Family, Multimedia Solution - Cathal O'Connor, Seamus Duggan and the FilmBase CE Scheme, 'Shine' Nick Cohen, Brandaid Gary Cohen, Eamonn Doran - Dermot and July Doran, Brian Sheeham, All the Brown Eyes, Production Thanx, All the Staff at Eamonn Dorans, All the Staff at the Irish Film Centre, All the Staff at FilmBase, All the Staff at Temple Bar music Centre, Ardmore Sound - Alan Collins, Anner International - Mark Wooderson, Brendan Caulfield, Brothers of Charity, LOTA, Cork, Crema Cafe - Terry and Adrianna Fitzgerald, Gael Linn - Maire Harris, Philip Gray, Paul Harris, James Hickey, Lee Hikey, Graham Hunter, High Hat Films - John Carney & Tom Hall, Windmill Lane -Pauline O'Rourke, Andrea Hayes, Ifage Filmpruduktion Germany, Johnny Spears, Lord Edward Pub, Barry Lyons, Gary Kelegham, Podge Marcus, Michael O'Halarall, Saul Marcus, Steve McDowell, Mark McLoughlin, Brian McQuinlan, Oniva - Wa El Wansa, Reelgood Studios, Dudley Colley, Aidan Shearan, Tosca Restaurant Norman Hewson, Six Magazine - Gary Byrnes, Liam Duthwoody, Ian Willis, Jude the Tailor, Thanks: Alpha Café, Mrs Bernardo, Billy Brennan, Brother Brendan, Brother David, camera Exchange, Paul Campbell, Eamon Carr, Mrs Derby, Carmel Donnelly, Fischer Price, Marie Hogan, Joe's Café, Liz, The Maddens, The Middletons, Mrs Murphy, The O'Connors, Darragh O'Keefe, Pleasure Cell, Martin Power, Rainbow George, Regents Barber, Residents of Ross Road, Michael Smith, St Columcille, Karl Stephenson, Robert Stephenson, Eddie Tuke, Alex Mischief, Young Bands throughout the Galaxy, Archive stills: D-16, Dublin Event Guide, Evening Herald, Evening Press, Fresh, Hot Press, In Dublin, Ireland Independentd Sounds, The Star, The Sun (Australia), The Sun (Ireland), The Sunday Independent, The Sunday Press, The Sunday World, The Sydney Morning Herald. stills ph.: A. Berly, Brian Cullen, John Dillon, Conor Horgan, Declan Kelly, Peter Kennedy, Martin Lynch, Liam McGrath, Brian Moore, Alan Nolan, Peter Redmond, Hugh Thomas, Aidan Walsh, Richard Waters, Alan McCann, ed: Shimmy Marcus and Graine Gavigan. online ed.: Joe Marcus, exec.p.: Adrian Lynch, Darragh Byrne, Rod Stoneman, Edwina Forkin. p/d: Shimmy Marcus. C. Let's Not Loose It Productions 2000. Col. 70 mins. 2000. Copy: IFA.
RightsLet's Not Loose It Productions 2000
Genre/CategoryDocumentary
KeywordsAidan Walsh
Rock Music
Dublin
Institutional Abuse
Fota
Gavin Friday
Dave Fanning
Temple Bar

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