Original title: Michael Collins Director: Neil Jordan Screenplay: Neil Jordan Director of Photography: Chris Menges Producer: Stephen Woolley, Redmond Morris Editor: J. Patrick Duffner, Tony Lawson Music: Elliot Goldenthal Print source: Digsen s. r. o. Country: Ireland, United Kingdom, USA Year of production: 1996 Length (min): 133 Language: English Subtitles: Czech Sales: Digsen s. r. o. Section: Best of Genre: Drama, Thriller, Biography Sponsors: Velvyslanectví Spojených států amerických
In 1920, Ireland becomes a free and independent country under dramatic circumstances. Pride, faith in God, and desperate longing for freedom are the traits that lead the Irishmen towards their goal. And the embodiment of these traits is the nation's leader, Michael Collins. This biographical drama portrays a real historical character who was not only a national hero, but also the founder of the Irish Republican Army.