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1916 The Irish Rebellion Wins Two More Awards:  The Silver Saber and American Public Television's Excellence in Programming Award

1916 The Irish Rebellion is awarded "Best Documentary Series" at the 2016 Irish Film and Television Award ceremony, held on Friday, October 7, in Dublin.

Review of 1916 The Irish Rebellion in History Ireland (John Gibney), calling it "a sophisticated, very watchable and exceptionally well-made overview of a seminal event in Irish history."
History Ireland, May-June 2016

1916 A Cry for Independence:  In this podcast, Ted Barron of Notre Dame's DeBartolo Performing Arts Center chats with Christopher Fox, director of Notre Dame’s Keough­-Naughton Institute for Irish Studies and “1916” executive producer. Tune in to learn more about the legacy of the Irish Rebellion, the documentary's "making of,” and the project’s significance to the global remembrance of The Rising’s 100th anniversary.

"1916 Rebellion: Six days that shook the world"

Irish Independent, February 11, 2016

"[1916] is that rare thing: a thoroughly engaging history lesson."

The Irish Times, February 11, 2016

"It highlights the ramifications of the proclamation in a most delicate, human, powerful and profound way" - Liam Neeson on the RTE 1916 series

Irish Independent, February 6, 2016

A Strike Against the Empire

Notre Dame Magazine, writer: Jason Kelly, Winter 2015-2016

Easter Rising documentary to be screened across the world

Irish Times, October 26, 2015

Notre Dame's $3 million dollar public television series on Easter 1916 revealed

Irish Times, April 2, 2015

Notre Dame produces Liam Neeson-narrated documentary to remember Ireland's Easter Rising

Notre Dame Newswire, March 31, 2015