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Give Up Yer Aul Sins

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Give Up Yer Aul Sins is an Academy Award® nominated short film, which humorously reenacts original recordings of Dublin schoolrooms in the 1960s made by Peig Cunningham and subsequently rediscovered and released by EMI. In the film, a documentary crew arrives to film the activities of the classroom. The teacher chooses Mary to retell, in […]

The Last Elk

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The Last Elk re-imagines the story of the last of the wild Irish elk. Each animal is represented by a different musical sound; the elk experience peace, alongside harshness and strife, but always remain harmonious. When the last elk is killed at the hand of man, the music ceases, and the elk becomes a relic […]

23 Degrees 5 minutes

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An old explorer close to freezing in the Arctic re-lives the events that brought him there. He recalls his student days at Trinity College in Dublin when he studied under the enigmatic Professor Orit, the professor who was driven to madness by his obsessive pursuit of the unified theory. Convinced that the answer somehow lay […]

Ding Dong Denny’s History of Ireland

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A tourist walks into a Dublin pub looking for directions and encounters Ding Dong Denny O’Reilly at the bar. Ding Dong insists on telling him the “real” history of Ireland over a number of pints. From the Normans to the Famine to 1916 and the sex shops of O’Connell Street, we hear Ding Dong Denny’s […]

Irish Matches: Weird

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A short advertisement for Irish Matches, in which a mysterious monster turns out the lights on a terrified man. To see more from The Irish Adverts Project, click here. (1419)

Sunbound Holidays

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Images of a sunny holiday resort and friendly staff entice Irish tourists to book a Sunbound holiday. To see more from The Irish Adverts Project, click here. (1852)

TK: Flavourmeter

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Advertisement for TK soft drinks, in which various flavours of TK are given to a group of young boys who have been playing football. VO describes them as a ‘bunch of flavourometers.’ To see more from The Irish Adverts Project, click here. (720)

Macardles: Tradition

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Advertisement in which the contents of a bottle of Macardles are described as having a sense of tradition, a refreshing liveliness and a warm welcome, with accompanying scenarios illustrating these virtues. To see more from The Irish Adverts Project, click here. (647)

Macardles: Opposities

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Advertisement in which alternating male and female voice over query a series of opposing scenarios, with accompanying outlandish visuals, each coming to the conclusion that the answer is Macardles. To see more from The Irish Adverts Project, click here. (459)

Aer Lingus: People you Know

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Advertisement for Aer Lingus featuring a series of still images showing the experience customers get when travelling with Aer Lingus, and the various destinations they fly to. Throughout, a jingle sings ‘go with the people you know, the people who care about you’ To see more from The Irish Adverts Project, click here. (1628)

Golden Vale: Easi Singles

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A woman preparing food thinks about how convenient it would be to have individually wrapped slices of cheese. Suddenly, a packet of Easi Singles appears. VO explains how convenient they are, before the woman breaks into song, singing about Easi Singles. To see more from The Irish Adverts Project, click here. (1398)

Halpins Tea: Up and Down

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Advertisement, in which a group of domestic servants perform a musical number, singing about the growth of Halpins tea, while the lady of the house is served her tea. To see more from The Irish Adverts Project, click here. (728)