The 15th Irish Film Festival, Boston took place over four days from 19 – 22 March 2015 at the Somerville Theatre, Davis Square. Alexis Sullivan, a student at Boston College, attended the festival and talked to some of the filmmakers who were there presenting their films.
In this podcast Alexis talks to Trevor Birney, co-director of INEZ: A Challenging Woman and Vinny McCormack, Inez’s husband. INEZ: A Challenging Woman is a 33-minute documentary that explores the life and legacy of the internationally renowned and hugely influential human rights and trade union activist Inez McCormack.
INEZ: A Challenging Woman screened at the Irish Film Festival, Boston as part of the New Irish Shorts Program on Sunday, 22nd March 2015.
Read Evan Short’s article on Susan McKay, who interviewed Inez for the film, and discussed the documentary with Nicola Browne, from Participation and the Practice of Rights – a campaigning group set up by Inez.