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A new RTÉ documentary wants people to share what 'home' means to them during Ireland's housing crisis
# Home
# Home

A new RTÉ documentary wants people to share what 'home' means to them during Ireland's housing crisis

Jul 15th 2019, 8:00 PM 20,600 Views 50 Comments

RTÉ is asking for submissions on what home means to Irish people in the middle of a housing crisis.

New feature-length film about Jack Charlton to mark 30 years since Italia '90
# Give It A Lash Jack
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# Give It A Lash Jack

New feature-length film about Jack Charlton to mark 30 years since Italia '90

Jul 8th 2019, 12:42 PM 5,202 Views 8 Comments

Former Ireland captain Andy Townsend is an executive producer on the film, which will be released in 2020.

Michael Schumacher documentary set to premiere at Cannes film festival
# Film
From The42
# Film

Michael Schumacher documentary set to premiere at Cannes film festival

May 13th 2019, 8:52 PM 4,770 Views 8 Comments

It includes never-before-seen archive footage and interviews with his family

This latest trailer for the explosive Diego Maradona film is sure to get you excited
# Troubled Genius
From The42
# Troubled Genius

This latest trailer for the explosive Diego Maradona film is sure to get you excited

May 10th 2019, 12:55 PM 11,868 Views 13 Comments

From the director of ‘Senna’ and ‘Amy’, the documentary will be in cinemas worldwide from next month.

A first look at the eagerly-anticipated Diego Maradona film by 'Senna' and 'Amy' director
# Trailer
From The42
# Trailer

A first look at the eagerly-anticipated Diego Maradona film by 'Senna' and 'Amy' director

Apr 24th 2019, 12:14 PM 9,237 Views 11 Comments

Featuring previously unseen footage, the documentary will premiere at the Cannes Film Festival next month.

These incredible Irish documentaries are available online for the first time - here's what to watch
# Ever-changing Ireland
# Ever-changing Ireland

These incredible Irish documentaries are available online for the first time - here's what to watch

Apr 21st 2019, 5:00 PM 41,090 Views 2 Comments

Some recommendations on what you can view from Volume 1 of the Loopline Collection, which was released on the IFI Player earlier this week.

'People would have called us knackers' - documentary about rise of Ballymun Kickhams to air tonight
# The Inside Look
From The42
# The Inside Look

'People would have called us knackers' - documentary about rise of Ballymun Kickhams to air tonight

Mar 25th 2019, 5:49 PM 12,792 Views 5 Comments

‘Passing It On: Ballymun Kickhams’ will be shown on eir Sport 1.

Addicted to true crime? Here are some retro documentaries to watch
# Top Picks
From The Daily Edge
# Top Picks

Addicted to true crime? Here are some retro documentaries to watch

Mar 4th 2019, 2:00 PM 44,738 Views 0 Comments

Before there was Steven Avery…

6 true crime series that will have you on the edge of your seat in 2019
# True Crime
From The Daily Edge
# True Crime

6 true crime series that will have you on the edge of your seat in 2019

Feb 24th 2019, 8:00 AM 20,032 Views 0 Comments

The shows you’ll be binge-watching soon.

'The pub goes, the priest goes, the people go': New radio documentary explores evacuation of Ireland's islands
# Island Life
# Island Life

'The pub goes, the priest goes, the people go': New radio documentary explores evacuation of Ireland's islands

Feb 9th 2019, 9:00 PM 44,210 Views 33 Comments

‘Leaving the Island’ airs on Newstalk at 7am Sunday.

New TV show to focus on season in GAA clubs from 4 provinces
# On The Box
From The42
# On The Box

New TV show to focus on season in GAA clubs from 4 provinces

Jan 30th 2019, 6:24 PM 13,640 Views 0 Comments

Marc Ó Sé’s An Ghaeltacht and Anthony Daly’s Kilmacud Crokes feature in the TG4 series.

The story behind the greatest party that never happened
# Fyre Festival
# Fyre Festival

The story behind the greatest party that never happened

Jan 20th 2019, 6:00 PM 53,664 Views 17 Comments

A behind-the-scenes look at the Fyre Festival has come to Netflix. It’s as bizarre as it sounds.

New documentary on Pep's Barcelona premiering in Ireland this weekend
# Blaugrana
From The42
# Blaugrana

New documentary on Pep's Barcelona premiering in Ireland this weekend

Nov 19th 2018, 1:28 PM 4,871 Views 1 Comment

Director Duncan McMath and producer Graham Hunter will talk before the screening of ‘Take The Ball Pass The Ball’ at Dublin’s Liberty Hall.

4 events for... movie buffs seeking the best of Cork Film Festival 2018
# Cork Film Festival
# Cork Film Festival

4 events for... movie buffs seeking the best of Cork Film Festival 2018

Nov 7th 2018, 5:31 PM 462 Views 0 Comments

Ireland’s favourite film festival returns to the real capital.

'Katie hasn’t seen the film. She says she looks forward to watching it when she retires'
# Fly On The Wall
From The42
# Fly On The Wall

'Katie hasn’t seen the film. She says she looks forward to watching it when she retires'

Nov 2nd 2018, 2:03 PM 20,400 Views 29 Comments

Award-winning director Ross Whitaker on worries about doing an Irish trailblazer’s story justice and discovering her ‘unusual charisma’.

'I did one gig and 12 people turned up': Irish musicians make documentary about reality of touring
# Back To Basics
# Back To Basics

'I did one gig and 12 people turned up': Irish musicians make documentary about reality of touring

Oct 29th 2018, 10:00 AM 22,706 Views 28 Comments

The documentary looks at what happened when three independent musicians teamed up to tour Ireland.

RTÉ's new documentary series following five Irish sportswomen to premiere next month
# Women In Sport
From The42
# Women In Sport

RTÉ's new documentary series following five Irish sportswomen to premiere next month

Oct 15th 2018, 1:26 PM 12,635 Views 0 Comments

Following the lives of elite athletes, ‘We Run the World’ will go out on the RTÉ Player over November.

'I got to a point where I thought there was nothing in my life. I might as well just give up on it all'
# Mental Health
From The42
# Mental Health

'I got to a point where I thought there was nothing in my life. I might as well just give up on it all'

Oct 10th 2018, 4:32 PM 24,321 Views 9 Comments

Former Ireland midfielder Jason McAteer opens up about clinical depression in a new Liverpool documentary.

Irish-produced documentary about Voyager space programme wins Emmy award
# The Farthest
# The Farthest

Irish-produced documentary about Voyager space programme wins Emmy award

Oct 2nd 2018, 10:47 AM 11,380 Views 23 Comments

The American awards recognise excellence in the television industry.

TheJournal.ie's Brexit Road Trip: We travelled the length of Northern Ireland's border
# Hard Border
# Hard Border

TheJournal.ie's Brexit Road Trip: We travelled the length of Northern Ireland's border

Sep 30th 2018, 7:00 PM 17,386 Views 11 Comments

We spoke to people from all walks of life to see how Brexit could affect Northern Ireland.

Life, death and the story of a motorway bypassing towns in the West
# When All Is Ruin
# When All Is Ruin

Life, death and the story of a motorway bypassing towns in the West

Sep 22nd 2018, 8:30 PM 35,931 Views 7 Comments

A new documentary explores the twists and turns of the M17/M18 motorway.

Stephen Byrne: Why 9 years after ripping up my results, I went back to do the Leaving Cert...
# Read Me
# Read Me

Stephen Byrne: Why 9 years after ripping up my results, I went back to do the Leaving Cert...

Sep 20th 2018, 7:00 AM 41,331 Views 14 Comments

The Leaving Cert is strange in the sense that it is something we all experience, and yet it’s something that we all seem to try to repress, writes the 2FM presenter.

'He was having nightmares about masked men': Why would a mother bring her son to be shot?
# Documentary
# Documentary

'He was having nightmares about masked men': Why would a mother bring her son to be shot?

Sep 16th 2018, 8:00 PM 39,703 Views 27 Comments

The documentary, by Sinéad O’Shea, explores the difficulties experienced by people living in the Creggan area of Derry.

From 'not a chance' to covering the cost of post-training meals: How 'Blues Sisters' got the green light
# Lights Camera Action
From The42
# Lights Camera Action

From 'not a chance' to covering the cost of post-training meals: How 'Blues Sisters' got the green light

Sep 12th 2018, 1:29 PM 6,655 Views 1 Comment

Dublin manager Mick Bohan explains the agreement reached to document his side’s 2017 championship campaign.

'A Promise Kept': Why it took 90 years to engrave a death date on a Tipperary man's grave
# Thomas O'dea
# Thomas O'dea

'A Promise Kept': Why it took 90 years to engrave a death date on a Tipperary man's grave

Sep 9th 2018, 7:45 AM 22,520 Views 9 Comments

The first of a four-part documentary is due to air at 11am on Tipp Mid West Radio tomorrow.

Here's everything we know about the upcoming Rihanna documentary
# Rihanna
From The Daily Edge
# Rihanna

Here's everything we know about the upcoming Rihanna documentary

Aug 22nd 2018, 9:00 PM 4,422 Views 0 Comments

Rih’s movie could be out later this year.

Opinion: 'Want to build peace in Northern Ireland? Start by looking at what John Hume achieved'
# Opinion
# Opinion

Opinion: 'Want to build peace in Northern Ireland? Start by looking at what John Hume achieved'

Aug 7th 2018, 6:00 PM 10,142 Views 16 Comments

The director of a documentary about Hume’s life – which will be broadcast tonight on RTÉ One – writes about the impact he had on Northern Ireland.

Film about 'the greatest footballer never to play football' hits cinemas this week
# Conman
From The42
# Conman

Film about 'the greatest footballer never to play football' hits cinemas this week

Jul 24th 2018, 2:02 PM 13,199 Views 1 Comment

A new documentary tells the barely-believable story of Brazilian Carlos Kaiser.

'If you hate me, hate me!' Check out the trailer for the new Amazon documentary on Man City's historic 2017-18 campaign
# Worth A Watch
From The42
# Worth A Watch

'If you hate me, hate me!' Check out the trailer for the new Amazon documentary on Man City's historic 2017-18 campaign

Jul 23rd 2018, 9:46 PM 11,476 Views 3 Comments

Featuring an inevitable Oasis soundtrack.

Retail Excellence suspends partnership with Facebook after undercover reporter exposes violations
# Facebook
# Facebook

Retail Excellence suspends partnership with Facebook after undercover reporter exposes violations

Jul 18th 2018, 2:34 PM 17,157 Views 42 Comments

Retail Excellence had partnered with Facebook to provide training to retailers to enhance their digital strategies through their platform.

Drugs, child abuse and infidelity: The tragic life of Whitney Houston
# A Life Story
# A Life Story

Drugs, child abuse and infidelity: The tragic life of Whitney Houston

Jul 7th 2018, 9:00 PM 78,564 Views 21 Comments

A new documentary by Kevin Macdonald uncovers how the singer was abused by a relative as a child.

Alan Lomax: The man who wanted to save Irish traditional music with his tape recorder
# Lomax In éirinn
# Lomax In éirinn

Alan Lomax: The man who wanted to save Irish traditional music with his tape recorder

Jul 7th 2018, 6:00 PM 16,835 Views 10 Comments

A new documentary looks at Lomax’s work in the US and here in Ireland.

Whitney Houston documentary alleges singer was molested by her cousin Dee Dee Warwick
# Troubled Childhood
# Troubled Childhood

Whitney Houston documentary alleges singer was molested by her cousin Dee Dee Warwick

May 18th 2018, 9:11 AM 29,067 Views 12 Comments

Houston died in 2012 from what was ruled an accidental drowning in a bathtub.

How a trip to Cambodia turned into an almost ten year project for this Irish filmmaker
# Human Rights
# Human Rights

How a trip to Cambodia turned into an almost ten year project for this Irish filmmaker

May 13th 2018, 3:30 PM 9,587 Views 1 Comment

Chris Kelly’s documentary A Cambodian Spring looks at the conflict between residents and government over land in the south-east Asian country.

Standoffs with scorpions: The reality of filming in Sub-Saharan Africa
# The Hardest Harvest
# The Hardest Harvest

Standoffs with scorpions: The reality of filming in Sub-Saharan Africa

May 7th 2018, 3:00 PM 25,291 Views 4 Comments

However, it is through that lens we can reveal the real subjects of this documentary series are the rural communities in Kenya, Mozambique and Uganda, writes Brian Gray.

This Cork dairy farmer drank blood fresh from a cow when she spent time farming with tribespeople in Kenya
# The Hardest Harvest
# The Hardest Harvest

This Cork dairy farmer drank blood fresh from a cow when she spent time farming with tribespeople in Kenya

May 2nd 2018, 6:10 AM 13,394 Views 20 Comments

Paula Hynes travelled to Kenya to spend two-and-a-half weeks with a remote Maasai tribe.

Ronaldo, Fergie, Gazza, Guardiola and Mourinho star in new film about Bobby Robson
# Documentary
From The42
# Documentary

Ronaldo, Fergie, Gazza, Guardiola and Mourinho star in new film about Bobby Robson

Apr 24th 2018, 5:22 PM 5,995 Views 1 Comment

‘More Than A Manager’ is set for release this June.

How a piece of DIY led to a lovely film about learning piano
# Making The Grade
# Making The Grade

How a piece of DIY led to a lovely film about learning piano

Apr 7th 2018, 6:00 PM 10,948 Views 3 Comments

Making The Grade hits cinemas next week.

'An extraordinary story': TG4 docu-drama on Mám Trasna murder case to air this week
# History
# History

'An extraordinary story': TG4 docu-drama on Mám Trasna murder case to air this week

Apr 2nd 2018, 7:45 AM 31,338 Views 17 Comments

On 17 August 1882, five members of the Joyce family were murdered in their home in Mám Trasna.

WATCH: BT Sport's brand new documentary looking back on Football Italia
# Golazzo
From The42
# Golazzo

WATCH: BT Sport's brand new documentary looking back on Football Italia

Apr 1st 2018, 12:07 PM 10,133 Views 12 Comments

Prepare for an hour of James Richardson, Serie A legends and a whole lot of nostalgia.