Interview With The Makers of 'The Liberties'


Ross Whitaker talks to Areaman Production’s Shane Hogan and Tom Burke about their documentary The Liberties which premiered at the Stranger than Fiction documentary festival at the IFI on Sunday 21st June 2009.

The Liberties is a series of 15 short films showing the history, everyday life and the sense of community in this historical area of Dublin. Shane and Tom talk about how the original idea came about, the equipment used on the shoot, the reaction of the people involved to the screening and future projects.

The Liberties will be screened in the IFI on Sunday 2nd August at 1pm and the makers hope to have a 52-minute version broadcast on television in the future.