Oirghialla – Atlantis na hEireann, 2006
Produced and Directed by Moira Sweeney | Independent Pictures
Commissioned by TG4
Edited by Rónan Ó Muirgheasa
Music and poetry by Eithne Ní Uallacháin, Padraigín Ní Uallacháin, Steve Cooney, Laoise Kelly and Paul Muldoon.
Oirghialla is an area in South East Ulster that was once a mecca for poets, singers and musicians. Has this dynamic creative energy been lost from public consciousness or are seeds set centuries ago now blossoming in surprising ways?