Black ’47: a revenge Western set during The Famine

For years, The Great Irish Famine, or an Gorta Mór, was an inappropriate subject for entertainment. But that has changed. Ingrained in Irish consciousness is The Great Famine or an Gorta Mór. The intrinsic horror of starvation, a suffering too profound to be packaged as art, has meant the film and TV industries have steered … Continue reading Black ’47: a revenge Western set during The Famine