An Díog is Faide

    • Director

      Hugh Farley

    • Credits

      Producer: Karen Edmonds. Writer: Hugh Farley

    • Principal Cast

      Stephen D'Arcy, Lochlainn O'Mearain, Seán T. Ó Meallaigh

  • Category

    Irish Language

A dramatic short about Sonnie Murphy, an impoverished man from Co Clare, and the 1932 Olympics. Though a talented athlete, Sonnie(Stephen D’Arcy), has to contend with  poverty, the disapproval of his family and the searing heat of Los Angeles as he plans to compete in the games. An inspiring, against-the-odds story grounded in a painful reality. 

14 minutes, Ireland, 2004, Colour

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