A Great Hunger

As Ireland’s Great Hunger engulfs the Black Valley, newly wed teenagers Mary Gleeson and Martin Kilmartin fight poverty, oppression and an indifferent nature to save themselves and a new born child.

  • Written by

    Kelly Campbell

    Michael McDonough

  • Produced by

    Katie Holly (Blinder FIlms)

    Paul Welsh (Edge City Films)

  • Financed by

    Screen Scotland (Development)

    Irish Film Board (Development)

    SFTN (Development)

  • Based on Famine by Liam O'Flaherty (1937)