The Great Hunger
Amidst the Great Potato Famine in Ireland, a young peasant girl struggles to keep her family alive all while falling in love with two very different men, one bent on revolution.
|Genre(s):||Historical Epic, Drama, Romance|
|Status:||Completed Screenplay, Financing in Closing Stages|
|Budget:||US $20 million|
|Producer:||Paul G Andrews|
Paul G Andrews, CEO and producer at GlobalWatch Films discusses The Great Hunger, his epic based on the Irish famine, with Thomas Keneally. Thomas is the author of the book on which the film is based, and is also a Man Booker prize winner and author of Schindler’s Ark (later Schindler’s List).
8 mins 49 secs
Thomas Keneally talks to Producer/Writer Paul G Andrews about their epic screenplay The Great Hunger and its comparisons to Schindler’s List.
11 mins 31 secs
Man Booker Prize-Winning author of Schindler’s List Thomas Keneally chats candidly with GlobalWatch Films CEO Paul G Andrews about their upcoming Irish epic The Great Hunger and the true story behind the project.
6 mins 28 secs