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# documentary - Wednesday 29 December, 2021

'I'm still learning': The great man behind the bainisteoir bib
# The Master
From The42
# The Master

'I'm still learning': The great man behind the bainisteoir bib

Dec 29th 2021, 11:55 AM 30,145 Views 2 Comments

A documentary about the life Cork legend Éamonn Ryan will be shown on TG4 tomorrow night.

# documentary - Wednesday 17 November, 2021

'I had gotten to the stage where I was starting to think about making myself sick'
# Awareness
From The42
# Awareness

'I had gotten to the stage where I was starting to think about making myself sick'

Nov 17th 2021, 7:30 AM 26,046 Views 1 Comment

Former Dublin minor hurler Cormac Ryan will appear in a gripping documentary about eating disorders among men this week.

# documentary - Saturday 13 November, 2021

Damien Dempsey: 'I feel lucky that I do what I do - and other people get a lift from it'
# Love Yourself Today
# Love Yourself Today

Damien Dempsey: 'I feel lucky that I do what I do - and other people get a lift from it'

Nov 13th 2021, 9:30 AM 11,656 Views 13 Comments

The musician and director Ross Killeen tell us about the making of a new documentary about Dempsey’s Vicar St gigs.

# documentary - Sunday 7 November, 2021

'Four years on and still no action': Call for Tuam mother and baby home site to be excavated
# The Missing Children
# The Missing Children

'Four years on and still no action': Call for Tuam mother and baby home site to be excavated

Nov 7th 2021, 7:00 AM 17,843 Views 19 Comments
  • Survivors, relatives and archaeologists are calling for the site to be excavated urgently, Órla Ryan reports
  • They want DNA testing carried out to identify the remains of the children buried in Tuam
  • A new documentary explores the search for the truth about what happened to those who disappeared

# documentary - Wednesday 15 September, 2021

Alanis Morissette blasts documentary Jagged as ‘salacious’
# Jagged
# Jagged

Alanis Morissette blasts documentary Jagged as ‘salacious’

Sep 15th 2021, 9:32 PM 52,194 Views 16 Comments

The Canadian singer has refused to attend the premiere of the HBO film about her life.

# documentary - Monday 13 September, 2021

Defence Forces 'commends bravery' of female members who came forward to make harassment complaints
# Documentary
# Documentary

Defence Forces 'commends bravery' of female members who came forward to make harassment complaints

Updated Sep 13th 2021, 7:13 PM 26,628 Views 18 Comments

The terms of reference of an independent review into harassment and bullying in the Defence Forces are due to be finalised this week.

# documentary - Wednesday 30 June, 2021

Netflix won't delete Ian Bailey interviews from Sophie Toscan du Plantier documentary
# Ian Bailey
# Ian Bailey

Netflix won't delete Ian Bailey interviews from Sophie Toscan du Plantier documentary

Jun 30th 2021, 12:05 AM 102,822 Views 0 Comments

The latest documentary, Sophie: A Murder in West Cork, will be available from today on Netflix.

# documentary - Wednesday 23 June, 2021

Phil Lynott documentary tells the story of the 'shy, sensitive man behind the showman image'
# Thin Lizzy
# Thin Lizzy

Phil Lynott documentary tells the story of the 'shy, sensitive man behind the showman image'

Jun 23rd 2021, 6:10 AM 19,826 Views 18 Comments

We talked to director Emer Reynolds about making the documentary, which she called ‘a dream come true’.

# documentary - Wednesday 28 April, 2021

Opinion: RTÉ's GunPlot looks back at the 1970 Arms Crisis with 2021 vision
# Irish History
# Irish History

Opinion: RTÉ's GunPlot looks back at the 1970 Arms Crisis with 2021 vision

Apr 28th 2021, 7:00 AM 16,252 Views 29 Comments

GunPlot is a new TV Documentary and podcast series from RTÉ on the Arms Crisis of 1970. Researcher on the TV documentary, Róisín O’Dea looks at the crisis fifty years on …

# documentary - Friday 23 April, 2021

'The headline was, 'Clare lose player to Switzerland'' - Liam Griffin's brief Banner career
# Documentary
From The42
# Documentary

'The headline was, 'Clare lose player to Switzerland'' - Liam Griffin's brief Banner career

Apr 23rd 2021, 7:35 AM 8,618 Views 0 Comments

The Wexford All-Ireland winning boss is the subject of the latest Laochra Gael documentary.

# documentary - Wednesday 14 April, 2021

Paul Pogba to star in Amazon documentary series
# Closer Look
From The42
# Closer Look

Paul Pogba to star in Amazon documentary series

Apr 14th 2021, 8:16 PM 8,290 Views 12 Comments

The Pogmentary will follow the life of the France international, giving a unique insight into his life on and off the pitch and will air in 2022.

# documentary - Friday 26 March, 2021

Brilliant Jack Charlton documentary premieres on Irish television this weekend
# Give It A Lash
From The42
# Give It A Lash

Brilliant Jack Charlton documentary premieres on Irish television this weekend

Mar 26th 2021, 11:43 AM 10,897 Views 4 Comments

Virgin Media One will show the emotional documentary on Sunday night, and the broadcaster has been running ‘Donate For Dementia’ ahead of its screening.

# documentary - Monday 22 February, 2021

New film highlights the doubts about Pele ahead of Brazil’s 1970 World Cup win
# Documentary
From The42
# Documentary

New film highlights the doubts about Pele ahead of Brazil’s 1970 World Cup win

Feb 22nd 2021, 11:44 AM 5,169 Views 2 Comments

The documentary is released on Tuesday, 23 February.

# documentary - Friday 18 December, 2020

'Just beautiful,' 'superb,' 'brilliant show' - tributes paid to Christy Ring documentary
# Reaction
From The42
# Reaction

'Just beautiful,' 'superb,' 'brilliant show' - tributes paid to Christy Ring documentary

Dec 18th 2020, 9:54 AM 6,382 Views 3 Comments

‘Christy Ring: Man And Ball’ was aired last night.

# documentary - Monday 30 November, 2020

'The story of a revolution': TG4 doc looks back at a decade that redefined hurling
# The Small Ball
From The42
# The Small Ball

'The story of a revolution': TG4 doc looks back at a decade that redefined hurling

Nov 30th 2020, 5:04 PM 6,149 Views 0 Comments

‘Réabhlóid GAA’ will air at 9.30pm on Wednesday, 16 December.

# documentary - Sunday 30 August, 2020

The film that will make you fall in love with sport again
# Essential Viewing
From The42
# Essential Viewing

The film that will make you fall in love with sport again

Aug 30th 2020, 7:30 AM 8,609 Views 1 Comment

The42 chats to directors Ian Bonhôte and Peter Ettedgui about ‘Rising Phoenix’.

# documentary - Friday 14 August, 2020

Here is the trailer for the much-anticipated new Spurs documentary
# Snapshot
From The42
# Snapshot

Here is the trailer for the much-anticipated new Spurs documentary

Aug 14th 2020, 1:48 PM 9,140 Views 13 Comments

The programme goes behind the scenes with Jose Mourinho’s men.

# documentary - Friday 24 July, 2020

The story of the bitter civil war that divided Irish cycling and impacted the 1972 Olympics
# Preview
From The42
# Preview

The story of the bitter civil war that divided Irish cycling and impacted the 1972 Olympics

Jul 24th 2020, 6:30 AM 3,686 Views 0 Comments

‘Green and Gold,’ which is produced by David Coughlan and Donal O’Herlihy, will be broadcast on RTÉ Radio 1 this Saturday at 1pm.

# documentary - Tuesday 21 April, 2020

'People writing in-depth reports who were never in Croke Park or Lansdowne Road in their life'
# Documentary
From The42
# Documentary

'People writing in-depth reports who were never in Croke Park or Lansdowne Road in their life'

Apr 21st 2020, 11:30 AM 42,907 Views 39 Comments

The failed Bertie Bowl venture is the subject of tonight’s ‘Scannal’ programme.

# documentary - Friday 3 April, 2020

'The doctor phoned me, said she had received the results and asked would I make an appointment'
# Documentary
From The42
# Documentary

'The doctor phoned me, said she had received the results and asked would I make an appointment'

Apr 3rd 2020, 6:00 AM 11,061 Views 2 Comments

A new documentary explores 1991 Down All-Ireland winning captain Paddy O’Rourke’s battle against advanced heart disease.

# documentary - Wednesday 18 March, 2020

Watch the new trailer for Sunderland 'Til I Die ahead of Season 2's release
# Fly On The Wall
From The42
# Fly On The Wall

Watch the new trailer for Sunderland 'Til I Die ahead of Season 2's release

Mar 18th 2020, 4:30 PM 6,222 Views 4 Comments

The popular documentary, which follows the Black Cats through their recent troubles, returns to Netflix on 1 April.

# documentary - Thursday 27 February, 2020

'I never felt such support in my life': The football club that has become a lifeline for homeless people
# Street Leagues
# Street Leagues

'I never felt such support in my life': The football club that has become a lifeline for homeless people

Updated Feb 27th 2020, 8:45 AM 13,702 Views 2 Comments

Homeless people from all walks of life attend regular training sessions in what has become a vital resource for players.

# documentary - Wednesday 19 February, 2020

Jihad Jane: How the 'new face of terrorism' wound up in Waterford
# Lars Vilks
# Lars Vilks

Jihad Jane: How the 'new face of terrorism' wound up in Waterford

Feb 19th 2020, 6:20 AM 32,790 Views 7 Comments

A new Irish-made documentary tells Colleen LaRose’s, Jamie Ramirez and Ali Damache’s story.

# documentary - Tuesday 18 February, 2020

Irish Water brand 'badly damaged' and 'continually politicised', brief for TV doc says
# The Story Of Water
# The Story Of Water

Irish Water brand 'badly damaged' and 'continually politicised', brief for TV doc says

Feb 18th 2020, 6:15 AM 18,320 Views 53 Comments

The Story of Water, which aired on Virgin Media before Christmas, was designed to “take back control” of the company name and story.

# documentary - Wednesday 5 February, 2020

'I do feel let down': Midlands Bord na Móna workers in documentary on peat transition
# TG4
# TG4

'I do feel let down': Midlands Bord na Móna workers in documentary on peat transition

Feb 5th 2020, 12:47 PM 16,008 Views 19 Comments

The documentary will be aired at 9.30pm on TG4 tonight.

# documentary - Wednesday 15 January, 2020

'Humans have overrun the world': David Attenborough issues stark warning ahead of new documentary
# Climate Change
# Climate Change

'Humans have overrun the world': David Attenborough issues stark warning ahead of new documentary

Jan 15th 2020, 2:53 PM 48,849 Views 99 Comments

A new documentary looks back on the life of David Attenborough.

# documentary - Thursday 28 November, 2019

A new Irish film tells the story of a female photographer who covered the violence of the Mafia
# Letizia Battaglia
# Letizia Battaglia

A new Irish film tells the story of a female photographer who covered the violence of the Mafia

Nov 28th 2019, 10:30 PM 14,792 Views 2 Comments

The Irish documentary Shooting the Mafia tells the story of photojournalist Letizia Battaglia.

# documentary - Saturday 23 November, 2019

'People see this persona on stage and they read into it': Enigmatic musician PJ Harvey journeys to warzone for new film
# Documentary
# Documentary

'People see this persona on stage and they read into it': Enigmatic musician PJ Harvey journeys to warzone for new film

Nov 23rd 2019, 8:00 PM 16,926 Views 11 Comments

A new documentary follows PJ Harvey from Kosovo to Washington DC, and then on to the making of her last album.

# documentary - Sunday 10 November, 2019

Philip Boucher-Hayes: What to expect from an RTÉ programme about the climate crisis
# Opinion
# Opinion

Philip Boucher-Hayes: What to expect from an RTÉ programme about the climate crisis

Nov 10th 2019, 4:00 PM 25,941 Views 69 Comments

The journalist has spearheaded a programme on Ireland’s climate crisis to be aired on RTÉ1 this Tuesday.

# documentary - Saturday 28 September, 2019

Losing Alaska: Irish documentary visits Alaskan town that's about to fall into the sea
# Documentary
# Documentary

Losing Alaska: Irish documentary visits Alaskan town that's about to fall into the sea

Sep 28th 2019, 8:00 PM 39,734 Views 43 Comments

The director of the film, Tom Burke, talks to us about making it.

# documentary - Saturday 10 August, 2019

Irish filmmakers show a new side to Gaza: 'We wanted to buck the stereotype, give them a voice'
# Conflict
# Conflict

Irish filmmakers show a new side to Gaza: 'We wanted to buck the stereotype, give them a voice'

Aug 10th 2019, 11:00 AM 30,011 Views 28 Comments

Two Irish filmmakers travelled to Gaza to make a documentary about life there.

# documentary - Wednesday 24 July, 2019

Owner of creche chain accused of 'huge breaches' after being filmed roughly handling children in care
# Hyde And Seek
# Hyde And Seek

Owner of creche chain accused of 'huge breaches' after being filmed roughly handling children in care

Jul 24th 2019, 10:30 PM 99,607 Views 12 Comments

An RTÉ documentary into practices at Hyde & Seek was broadcast earlier this evening.

# documentary - Monday 15 July, 2019

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 20,581 Views 50 Comments

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

# documentary - Monday 8 July, 2019

New feature-length film about Jack Charlton to mark 30 years since Italia '90
# Give It A Lash Jack
From The42
# 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 5,181 Views 8 Comments

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

# documentary - Monday 13 May, 2019

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 4,739 Views 8 Comments

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

# documentary - Friday 10 May, 2019

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 11,850 Views 13 Comments

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

# documentary - Wednesday 24 April, 2019

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 9,217 Views 11 Comments

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

# documentary - Sunday 21 April, 2019

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 40,600 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.

# documentary - Monday 25 March, 2019

'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 12,753 Views 5 Comments

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

# documentary - Monday 4 March, 2019

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 44,695 Views 0 Comments

Before there was Steven Avery…

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