Cinema Action - People of Ireland - Struggles of the Sixties and Seventies

Part of the Monthly Film Series at Marx Memorial Lecture in collaboration with Platform Films

'People of Ireland' (105 mins, 1973)

 people of Ireland documents the self-declared autonomous nationalist area of Free Derry in 1969. It includes: interviews with militants, community leaders, a priest, a Stormont Minister and unemployed workers; footage of mass meetings behind the barricades, popular self-organisation, the Labour Home Secretary James Callaghan’s visit and long sequences of battles between republicans and the police.

May 28, 2016 at 3pm - 6pm
Marx Memorial Library
37A Clerkenwell Grn
London, Greater London EC1R 0DU
United Kingdom
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