Frameworks Films - News
Frameworks Films will be screening the hour long documentary 'Tadhg Barry Remembered' in the Blackpool Community Centre, Great William O'Brien St, Blackpool, Cork on Friday 20th September 2013 at 3.30pm as part of Culture Night 2013. 'Tadhg Barry Remembered' was produced in collaboration with the Cork Council of Trade Unions and tells the story of Tadhg Barry (1881-1921) from Cork who, to date, has been largely forgotten. Tadhg Barry was involved in a range of activities - journalism, the GAA, writing poetry, the Irish Transport and General Worker's Union, the formation of the Irish Volunteers, the advanced nationalist movement and was elected an alderman for Cork Corporation in 1920. His imprisonment in Ballykinlar internment camp in Co. Down and his untimely death are also detailed in this documentary, which consists of interviews with historians, trade unionists politicians and family members and is illustrated with rare archive footage of the era.
Established in 1999, Frameworks Films is an independent film production company based in Cork City, Ireland. Our main aim is to produce challenging and thought provoking films of the highest quality for broadcast locally, nationally and internationally. Frameworks also promotes access to and participation in the filmmaking process in Cork city and county.