About the film
This Is the Sea
Release Date: September 15, 1997
|Production Companies||:||First Look International, Overseas FilmGroup, Pembridge PIctures|
|Producers||:||John Hubbard, Ros Hubbard, Marc Samuelson, Peter Samuelson, Cameron McCracken, Brian Gilbert, Mary McGuckian, Paul Frift, Judy Counihan, Elvira Bolz, Michael Garland, Ron Stoneman|
The film is set in Northern Ireland shortly after 1994 cease-fire. Hazel is a Protestant and Malachy a Catholic. Romance between them is threatened by Rohan (leader in militant underground and pal of Malachy's brother Padhar), who wants Malachy to be recruited and fight for the cause and by Hazel's brother Jef, who spies on her meetings.