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CANON HAYES COMMUNITY YOUTH CENTRE
The Tipperary Parish Guild Film Unit made this film about the Canon Hayes Community Youth Centre between 1962 and 1965. Activities include amateur
theatrics, outings, carolling and bringing Christmas fare to the needy.
FILM INFO: 8 mins, Ireland, 1965, Digital, Silent, Black and White
In Cathy Brady’s award-winning short film, a young, single mother Karen (Nora-Jane Noone) is bored by routine. Slot machines have become her secret thrill
and addiction. With Christmas looming, a desperate hope for a big win sees her life spiral out of control as her young daughter stands helplessly by.
FILM INFO: 17 mins, Ireland, 2010, Digital