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TitleON EAGLE'S WING
Production companyStraight Forward Film and Television Productions
SponsorBord Scannan na hEireann/Irish Film Board
TG4
BBC Northern Ireland
WLIW (New York)
NIFTC
MEDIA Programme
Country of originNorthern Ireland
ProducerSINNERTON, MOORE
DirectorSINNERTON, MOORE
Script/AdaptationSINNERTON, MOORE
PhotographyLITTLER, Paul
McCARTHY, Kevin
Sound recordingTHOMPSON, Deke
EditingDARBY, Greg
Executive producerKENNEDY, Ian
NICHOLSON, John
CASS, Terrel
JOHNSTON, Peter
ESSLEMONT, Alan
McCARTHY, Brendan
NarratorDORMER, Richard
FOUCHEUX, Rick
HIGGINS, Vincent
LODGE, Marty
CastNEW, Scott (the Trapper)
Colourcol
Soundsound
Duration58
Release date2005
TX channelTG4
TX date07/09/2005
CopyBBC/RTE
SummaryDocumentary inspired by the musical production, 'On Eagle's Wing' by John Anderson, telling the story of the Scots-Irish from their forced departure from their homes in the Scottish lowlands in the 17th and 18th Centuries, to their attempts to settle in Ireland and America.
NoteA 52 minute version of this film is also available.
DistributorStraight Forward Productions, Crescent Studios, 18 High St, Holywood, Co Down, BT18 9AD.
Derry O Brien (Network Ireland Television)
LanguageEnglish
RightsStraight Forward Productions, Crescent Studios, 18 High St, Holywood, Co Down, BT18 9AD.
+22 28 9065 1010
enquiries@straightforwardltd.co.uk
KeywordsScots-Irish
Protestants
Presbyterians
Migration
Irish Diaspora
Irish History
American-Irish

Contact: irishfilm@tcd.ie | Last updated: Nov 27 2006.