The Legion Hall Bombing

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The Legion Hall Bombing

The Legion Hall Bombing

Release Date: August 22, 1978

Year    :   1978
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Genres    :   Drama
Production Companies    :   BBC
Director    :   Roland Joffé
Producers    :   Margaret Matheson
Writers    :   Caryl Churchill
RunTime    :   75 mins.

The story of the trial of Willie Gallagher, convicted of bombing the Strabane British Legion Hall in Northern Ireland, 1976. The transmission of this film was postponed by the BBC several times, and when it did finally air, it was shown with cuts; the writer, Caryl Churchill, and director, Roland Joffé, had their names removed from the credits in protest.


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