MOTHER IRELAND

MOTHER IRELAND

    Price: $310.00

    Code: 1666
    Format: DVD

    Examines the imagery which for centuries has portrayed Ireland as a woman and discusses the social function of these romantic stereotypes of Irish womanhood and their relationship to the nationalist struggle and Irish women today. Archival footage and newsreels, photos and graphic, and period songs and music are interwoven with numerous interviews.

    Directed by Anne Crilly
    1988, 52 minutes
    Purchase: $310 Classroom Rental: $125

    "A well-marshaled chronology...an eloquent argument for the reshaping of Ireland's image and the political and economic fortunes of its women."--Booklist (American Library Association)

    **** Highly Recommended "...an extremely well-done, thought-provoking, and powerful video."--Video Rating Guide for Libraries



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