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John Ford: Dreaming The Quiet Man (2012)

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In selected Irish cinemas from June 15th 2012

There are cinematic milestones that have left a marked impression on the landscapes in which they were filmed. John Ford's take on his idealized vision of Ireland, 'The Quiet Man', is one such film. When it was released 'The Quiet Man' became a monster hit all across the world and wonOscars for Best Director and Best Cinematography. Its impact went way beyond the Irish Diaspora and it has resonated with international audiences for over 50 years now. This documentary delves into the story of the making of the film and features contributions from wellknown commentators and film makers including Peter Bogdanovich, Martin Scorsese, Jim Sheridan and, exclusively, Maureen O' Hara.

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PRODUCERS: Martina Durac, Vanessa Gildea


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