June 21, 2021

Ireland: Irish Independence Film Footage Placed Online

From The Irish Times:

Footage of the architects of Irish independence unseen for a century has been made available online.

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The only recordings of key events of a century ago were kept abroad, often inaccessible to the public and held in British archives.

The Irish Film Institute (IFI) transformed fragile film prints into digital copies and centralised them in Ireland for the first time.

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Direct to Irish Film Institute Video Player ||| The Irish Independence Film Collection

About Gary Price

Gary Price (gprice@mediasourceinc.com) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.

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