1916: A Cry for Independence
The Liam Neeson narrated documentary, 1916: The Irish Rebellion captures the events of an Easter Monday, “The Easter Rising,” a century ago that would rock the British Empire. In this podcast, Ted Barron’s chat with Chris Fox, director of Notre Dame’s Keough-Naughton Institute for Irish Studies and 1916 executive producer, covers that April day at a Dublin post office. Tune in to learn more about the legacy of the Irish rebellion, the docu’s “making of,” and the project’s significance to the global remembrance of The Rising’s 100th anniversary.
Podcast hosts Ted Barron and Ricky Herbst chat about the who, what, when, and where of films, festivals, and the cinematic arts.
March 30, 2016