Gala Premiere 2016

Highlights of the Gala Premiere at Notre Dame

On March 3, the University of Notre Dame hosted a gala premiere of 1916 The Irish Rebellion for the generous benefactors who made the documentary possible and other University and community guests.


The Rev. John I. Jenkins, C.S.C., University President

Her Excellency, Anne Anderson, Ambassador of Ireland to the United States

Christopher Fox, Director of the Keough-Naughton Institute for Irish Studies and an executive producer of the documentary

Bríona Nic Dhiarmada, Thomas J. & Kathleen M. O'Donnell Professor of Irish Studies and Concurrent Professor of Film, Television, and Theatre, and originator, writer, producer, and executive producer of the documentary

Liam Neeson, narrator of the documentary