4.5Important Irish Film

Black 47

The Plot: The year is 1847 and Ireland is in the grip of extreme poverty. Starvation has killed close to one million people, many of them dying on the roadside. The lucky, if you can call them that, have man...

Interview with Lance Daly for BLACK 47

BLACK 47 is a revenge western set during the Great Famine, featuring an impressive cast & some of the best action ever seen in Irish cinema. Was a story set during the famine always something you wan...

BLACK ’47 – New trailer for epic Irish famine movie

It’s the most important chapter in Irish history and one that has never been told in cinema before. Director Lance Daly brings us an epic revenge western set during the Great Famine later this year. The film boasts a stellar cast that includes Hugo Weaving, Ja...

Lance Daly’s Famine Drama BLACK 47 In Production

Filming is underway on Irish filmmaker Lance Daly’s western-style thriller ‘Black 47,’ with an James Frecheville (‘The Stanford Prison Experiment,’ ‘Animal Kingdom’), Hugo Weaving (‘Hacksaw Ridge,’ ‘The Lord of...