1916: The Irish Rebellion DVD - AV Item

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On Easter Monday 1916, a small group of Irish rebels took on the might of the British Empire. Although defeated militarily, the men and women of the Easter Rising would soon win a moral victory--with their actions leading to the creation of an independent Irish State and contributing to the eventual disintegration of the British Empire. They have inspired countless freedom struggles throughout the world.

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Features:

  • Length: 180 minutes on 1 Disc
  • Subtitles: Yes
  • Number of Programs: 3
  • Production Year: 2016
  • Country of Origin: United States

AV Benefits:

Why the AV version? Because it provides additional usage options for PBS videos. AV versions come with limited performance rights so they can be shown in classrooms, at PTA meetings, during after school programs, and transmitted on a closed-circuit system within a building or on a single campus. They also can be enjoyed in admission-free public screenings, which also makes them ideal for use by library patrons and businesses involved in community clubs and organizations.
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Professional Reviews:

3.5 out of 4 stars
"Narrated by Liam Neeson, this informative and engaging historical series is highly recommended." - Video Librarian

Product Description

Features:

  • Length: 180 minutes on 1 Disc
  • Subtitles: Yes
  • Number of Programs: 3
  • Production Year: 2016
  • Country of Origin: United States

Description

  • 1916: The Irish Rebellion

    On Easter Monday 1916, a small group of Irish rebels--including poets, teachers, actors, and workers--took on the might of the British Empire. Although defeated militarily, the men and women of the Easter Rising would soon win a moral victory--with their actions leading to the creation of an independent Irish State and contributing to the eventual disintegration of the British Empire. They have inspired countless freedom struggles throughout the world--from Ireland to India.

    Narrated by acclaimed actor and Irish native Liam Neeson, 1916; The Irish Rebellion commemorates this seminal event with a combination of rarely seen archival footage, new segments filmed on location worldwide, and interviews with leading international experts. The documentary also uncovers the untold story of the central role Irish Americans played in the lead-up to the rebellion that would change the course of Irish history.

    This DVD features subtitles in English