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Charlie Gillen Poetry Dramatisations

Charlie Gillen Poetry Dramatisations features four cinematic short films based on the writings of the well-known Dervock poet.
Grief and On Coul Blak Stayne recall the tragedy and losses of World War One, while Oot Here Mae Lane and Scartin’ Midges takes viewers into the rich past of this rural landscape. The films have been shown in festivals throughout Ireland and USA and also had a number of local showings including in Belfast and Armoy. They will also be screened on 25th January 2024 as part of the Ulster Folk Museum’s Burns Night Supper event.