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The Disappeared [electronic resource]

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The Disappeared tells the compelling story of dissidents killed and then secretly buried by the IRA during the conflict in Northern Ireland. Uncovering hard evidence that Gerry Adams, currently head of the IRA, was involved in one of these killings, this documentary chronicles the ongoing trauma of the victims' families and demands justice on their behalf, no matter how high up the political ladder they have to climb to retrieve it."She was in the bathroom getting washed, and the next thing, they were shouting, "Where is she? Where is she?", recalls Michael McConville, about the moment IRA operatives brandishing balaclavas burst into his West Ireland home to kidnap his mother. "About five days later, an IRA man knocks at the door, and hands me mama's purse and wedding rings. I knew s [...]
Online
2014
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Shadow Dancer

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When single mother Collette McVeigh is arrested for her part in an aborted IRA plot in London, an MI5 officer offers her a choice: lose everything and go to prison or return to Belfast to spy on her own family. With her son's life in her hands, Collette chooses to place her trust in the MI5 and return home. When her brothers' secret operation is ambushed, suspicions of an informant are raised and Collette finds both herself and her family in grave danger.
DVD
2013; 2012
Law (Klaus Reading Room) Map
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The Troubles in Northern Ireland [electronic resource]

Offering viewers a political, historical, and religious framework in which to study and discuss, this program recounts the heartbreaking narrative of Northern Ireland's Troubles. It sheds light on the origins of the dispute, which date to before 1690, while focusing on tensions that surged to the breaking point in the 20th century. Why was it so difficult for various communities - Catholic, Protestant, Republican, and Unionist - to coexist? Why did their differences lead to such bitter violence and thousands of deaths? And why, finally, did these communities decide to search for a peaceful solution? Using interviews with scholars and veterans of the conflict, the film encourages viewers to assess political developments in Northern Ireland and whether or not they represent a secure an [...]
Online
2012
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Five Minutes of Heaven

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In 1975, 17-year-old Irish-Protestant Alistair Little assassinated the 19-year-old Catholic, Jim Griffin in his Ulster home. The murder was witnessed by Joe, Griffin's 11-year-old brother. Thirty years later, Alistair has been rehabilitated and released from prison, while Joe remains traumatized and bitter. When a television talk show decides to bring them together for a live on-air reconciliation, the two must come face-to-face with their own worlds of pain, violence and vengeance.
DVD
2010
Clemons (Stacks)
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50 Dead Men Walking

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Based on the life of Martin McGartland, who saved the lives of dozens of people by working undercover for the British Security Service, posing as a volunteer for the IRA.
DVD
2009
Clemons (Stacks)
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50 Dead Men Walking

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Based on the life of Martin McGartland. Belfast hoodlum Martin is recruited by a British agent to infiltrate the IRA during the height of the Northern Irish conflict and quickly becomes embroiled in a dangerous game that could cost him his life if his secret is found out. As other informants are brutally murdered, Martin starts to look for a way out, but his handler urges him to stay undercover.
DVDBlu-Ray
2009; 2008
Clemons (Stacks)
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Closing the Ring

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World War II. On June 1, 1944, a United States bomber pilot crashes onto the Cave Hill just outside of Belfast in Northern Ireland. He lives long enough to give a ring to a stranger and asks that he return it to his girlfriend. 50 years later, a young man searches for the woman to make good on a promise.
DVD
2008; 2009
Clemons (Stacks)
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Omagh

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An examination of the aftermath of the 1998 Real IRA bombing that killed 29 people in Omagh, Northern Ireland.
DVD
2005; 2004
Clemons (Stacks)
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The Firm: Elephant

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The firm: Bex Bissell (Oldman) is the head of a football firm (group of fans) who proposes a union with two other local firms, positing himself as the leader. A family man earning a decent living as an estate agent, he devotes his spare time to the sport and his fellow hooligans; when his proposal falls on deaf ears, his baser tendencies rise to the surface against his better judgment.; Elephant: a study of eighteen sectarian killings in Northern Ireland.
DVD
2004; 1988
Clemons (Stacks)
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Four Days in July

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In the Ulster province of Ireland two families are depicted in their every day life, from July 11th to July 13. The year is not specified. One family is Catholic, the other is Protestant. Their ways are quite different, but both wives are pregnant, and both have their baby on the same day, July 12th.
DVD
2004; 1984
Clemons (Stacks)
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Bloody Sunday

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Recreation of the events of "Bloody Sunday", Jan. 30, 1972, when British troops fired on unarmed protesters in Derry, Northern Ireland. By the end of the day, 13 civilians were dead and 14 more wounded in the tumult and tragedy of Norther Ireland's darkest day.
DVD
2003
Clemons (Stacks)
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Daughters of the Troubles: Belfast Stories

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Filmed during the fragile 17-month paramilitary cease-fire (September 1994 to February 1996), the documentary focuses on the social impact of decades of political upheaval. The history of Northern Ireland's Troubles is told from the point of view of two women, Geraldine O'Reagan (a Catholic) and May Blood (a Protestant).
VHS
2003
Ivy (By Request)
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Endgame in Ireland

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Presents the end of the conflict in Northern Ireland and the continuing difficult peace process.
VHS
2002
Ivy (By Request)
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Hidden Agenda

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When an American human rights lawyer is assassinated in Belfast, it remains for the man's girlfriend, as well as a tough, no nonsense, police detective to find the truth-- which they soon discover to be contained in an audio tape which the man had with him, exposing political manipulations at the highest levels of government. But such underlying agendas require careful considerations to avoid worse things than murder.
DVD
2002; 1990
Clemons (Stacks)
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Irlande, Irlandes: Les Racines de la Violence

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The history of the island, the struggle for Independence, the Civil War, partition, and 25 years of conflict in the North since 1969 are recounted.
VHS
1998
Ivy (By Request)
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Guerre et Paix En Irlande

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The film retraces the conflict in Northern Ireland through film footage of events and comments of citizens representing the various factions that have resulted in the struggles through the years from 1968 until the present.
VHS
1998
Ivy (By Request)
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A Leap of Faith

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"Politics and terrorism have failed to secure peace for Northern Ireland. Now four heroic families in Belfast band together to create a school that integrates their own Catholic and Protestant children. Using archival sections which dramatically but objectively explain the conflict, this program integrates a history of Ireland's 'troubles' with a story of hope."--Container.
VHS
1997
Ivy (By Request)
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A Leap of Faith [electronic resource]

Politics and terrorism have failed to secure peace for Northern Ireland. Now four heroic families in Belfast band together to create a school that integrates their own Catholic and Protestant children. Using archival sections which dramatically but objectively explain the conflict, this program integrates a history of Ireland's "troubles" with a story of hope. Despite 62 explosions and 40 deaths during the first four months, the school is able to celebrate its first anniversary, proving that peace is not only possible, but inevitable.
Online
1996
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The Jackets Green: What Are You Fighting for?

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Personal accounts of Irish nationalist, men and women, express their burning desire and belief in the right to live and govern their own country free of British interference.
VHS
1995; 1988
Ivy (By Request)
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Irish Voices

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"Featuring exclusive interviews with Gerry Adams, Sinn Fein's President, journalists, and one of Adam's myriad 'voices,' this video is a unique introduction into the media war that was part of the Irish struggle."--Container.
VHS
1995
Ivy (By Request)