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IRELAND'S GREAT HUNGER and the Irish Diaspora   
NOLA Code: GFID 00 H1
Program Length: 1/50
Format: HD
Version: Base
Closed Captioned: Yes
SAP: None
V-Chip: TV-G
Short Description: Ireland’s Great Hunger and the Irish Diaspora explores not just the potato failure that caused mass starvation, death, and emigration in Ireland from 1845 to 1852, but the historic and socio-political circumstances that made the Great Famine almost inevitable. The Emmy Award-winning documentary, narrated by actor Gabriel Byrne, includes insights from famine scholars and descendants of famine survivors as well as the stories of emigrants to Quebec and the “Earl Grey” orphan women who emigrated to Australia.
Tag: For more information, go to www.irelandsgreathunger.com
Broadcast Rights: Unlimited
School Rights: 1YR
Non-Commercial Rights: Y
VOD Rights: Yes
VOD Rights Type: Concurrent w/broadcast rights
Rights Period: 11-Aug-17 to 31-May-20
Available: Royalty free to NETA members and subscribers
Producer: Rebecca L. Abbott
Co-Producer: Liam O'Brien
Presenter: Connecticut Public Television
Date Produced: 2015
Funding: Quinnipiac University
Local Underwriting Cleared: Yes
Website: http://www.irelandsgreathunger.com