Mother & Baby

(Tuesday 10th September - Keelings Pub, Donabate)

 

 

Discarded in death as they were in life, ‘Mother & Baby’ bears witness to the children of Ireland’s unwed mothers who were forcibly fostered or sold by Church and State. Revealing the children’s perspectives and including powerful archive, this documentary offers a painful yet cathartic insight into the cruel business of Irish Mother & Baby homes.

Mother & Baby

(Tuesday 10th September - Keelings Pub, Donabate)

Discarded in death as they were in life, ‘Mother & Baby’ bears witness to the children of Ireland’s unwed mothers who were forcibly fostered or sold by Church and State. Revealing the children’s perspectives and including powerful archive, this documentary offers a painful yet cathartic insight into the cruel business of Irish Mother & Baby homes.

Directed by Mia Mullarkey

Produced by Alice McDowell

In association with Fís Eireann/Screen Ireland “Real Shorts” scheme

In association with Fís Eireann/Screen Ireland “Real Shorts” scheme