Dancing at Lughnasa -- Five unmarried sisters make the most of their simple existence in rural Ireland in the 1930s.
Dancing at Lughnasa -- Academy Award(r) winner Meryl Streep stars in this beautifully filmed tale of the loves and losses offive sisters in rural Ireland.
Some Mother's Son -- Two women from completely different social classes form an intense bond as their sons are sentenced to lengthy prison terms for their involvement in an IRA-sanctioned bombing.
A powerful portrait of five sisters struggling with life, love and the quest for freedom in 1936. During a time of turmoil, they dared to challenge the establishment and learned to support each other when there was nowhere else to turn.
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Based on the Tony Award-winning play set in 1930's Ireland, DANCING AT LUGHNASA tells the story of the Mundy sisters, who struggle daily against their poverty-stricken environment. Only their indomitable spirit keeps them from tragedy and despair.
Academy Award(r) winner Meryl Streep stars in this beautifully filmed tale of the loves and losses offive sisters in rural Ireland.
Surrounded by the conflict in Northern Ireland, Kathleen Quigley has managed to stay clear of it, devoting herself to her three children. Yet in a single moment, the war claims her as one of its living victims. Kathleen is caught in an inescapable political crossfire when her son, actively involved with the IRA, is jailed by the British. Academy Award winner* Helen Mirren (The Queen) portrays Kathleen in a powerful drama of courage and love from the makers of In the Name of the Father. Kathleen's sudden involvement in the conflict brings her into contact with Annie (Fionnula Flanagan), the mother of another imprisoned youth. Together, the two women form an intense bond as they confront a shattering dilemma: honor their sons' belief or intervene to save their lives.
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