Mother Jones and her Children 2.30 pm
‘Mother Jones and her Children’ outlines the life of the most famous Cork woman in America – Mary Jones. The documentary tells of her extraordinary life – her survival of the Famine, her move to the US and her entry into the labour movement and her growing involvement in organising workers to the point where she is dubbed ‘the most dangerous woman in America’.
Skin in the Game 3.35 pm
A feature length documentary looking at the recession/crash in Ireland through a number of artists who are using it as subject matter for their work: emigration, ghost estates, and the legacy of politicians and bankers.
Dir. Donald Taylor Black