1916: The Irish Rebellion


S1 Ep3 - When Myth And History Rhyme

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This episode exposes the significance of Easter week 1916 both in Ireland and throughout the world. The surrender and subsequent executions of the leaders and the fundamental changes arising from these events remain as living history.

S1 Ep2 - Insurrection

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S1 Ep2 - Insurrection of 1916: The Irish Rebellion was broadcast by SBS ONE on Tuesday 13 March 2018 at 6:25.

S1 Ep1 - Awakening

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Narrated by Liam Neeson, this landmark documentary examines the Easter Rising and the subsequent events that led to the creation of an independent Irish state and, indirectly, to the start of the breakup of the British Empire from an international perspective. This three-part series places the events of the Rising in true historical, political and cultural context as the precursor to an independent Irish state and the disintegration of colonial empires.