Re: Film with an Irish Wake

Dan Donnelly (d-donn@maroon.tc.umn.edu)
Thu, 08 Jan 1998 09:09:43 -0600

Anne,

Two possibilities that come immediately to mind are a 1965 release of Finnegan's Wake and a 1967 release of Ulysses. Both will have wake scene settings. I would imagine, however, that there will be less obscure titles that do depict a traditional Irish wake.

Good luck,

At 03:09 PM 1/6/98 -0800, you wrote:
>A patron is looking for any film that portrays an Irish wake.
>Any ideas?
>
>Thanks,
>
>Anne Roney
>Video Librarian
>London Ontario
>anne.roney@treasure.lpl.london.on.ca
>
>
Dan Donnelly
University of Minnesota Library
Digital Media Center
d-donn@tc.umn.edu
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