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Christy Brown & Sunshine House

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Ref. No.: 5

Country: Ireland
Year: 18.10.1962
Dur: 26.40

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Christy Brown

Christy Brown

Christy Brown – My Left Foot:
This film documents the life of Christy Brown. It contains interviews with Christy and Christy’s mother. The programme shows how Christy typed and samples of his paintings. Mrs. Brown also describes how she looked after her son Christy and why she did it.

Sunshine House:
This film documents the holiday given to 120 boys and 120 girls each summer at Sunshine House, Ballbriggan.

Ireland Archive

Ref. No.:Title & Year
Ref. 1Croagh Patrick, Mass Rock & Men's Sodality 12.1.1962
Ref. 2The New Ritual, Frederick William Faber, Irish College, Ranafast & Glenties and Tidy Town 9.2.1962
Ref. 3Penal Crosses, Aer Lingus & Manners in Church 15.9.1962
Ref. 4The Village with the most Vocations, Sick Calls, Stamps & Lourdes 4.10.1962
Ref. 5Christy Brown & Sunshine House 18.10.1962
Ref. 6Tax on Kerry Cows, Retreat & Kylemore Abbey 8.11.1962
Ref. 7Church Symbols, Emigrant Ship & Poaching 21.11.1962
Ref. 8Thanksgiving, Ballintubber Abbey & Small Farms 13.12.1962
Ref. 8aMen's Sodality & Cows and Churches [Tax on Kerry Cows] 1962
Ref. 9Young Offenders in St. Patrick's Institution 12.9.1963
Ref. 10Apostles, Churching & Korea 26.9.1963
Ref. 11Black Valley Church, Station Mass 10.10.1963
Ref. 12Holidays in Ireland [Ballybunnion], Traditional Prayers & Kenmare 17.10.1963
Ref. 13Sermon in Stamps & Touist, Co. Kerry 7.11.1963
Ref. 14Honesty at the Fair 21.11.1963
Ref. 14aFr. Casey of Abbeyfeale 5.12.1963
Ref. 15The Bell and the Ark, Fr. Theobald Matthew 19.2.1963
Ref. 16We Knew Matt Talbot 25.3.1964
Ref. 17Down and Out in Dublin 01.11.1964
Ref. 22Graiguenamanagh Abbey & Boat Train to Euston 21.03.1965
Ref. 23Fr. Murphy and Boulavogue 18.6.1965
Ref. 24Smuggling and Smugglers 3.6.1965
Ref. 25Politics as a Career 10.10.1965
Ref. 26The Formation of Priests 14.11.1965
Ref. 27St. Anthony - Co-Director, Glasnevin Cemetry & St. Patrick's Goat 19.11.1965
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