39 Years

39 Years - *Irish Premiere

Shot across the island of Ireland 39 years on from the last papal visit, this observational documentary reveals the mixed emotions, hurt and reactions to Pope Francis' 2018 visit.

Director Bio

Jamie Goldrick is a director and journalist based in Dublin. He is a former editor of rabble print magazine in Ireland, his writings have also appeared in publications such as the Sunday Business Post and Adbusters. His last documentary short, The Reek was screened internationally and won best Documentary Short at Kerry Film Festival in 2018.


  • Directed by:Jamie Goldrick
  • Produced by:Jamie Goldrick & James Redmond
  • Runtime:15 mins
  • Completion Date:Sep 15, 2018
  • Country of Origin:Ireland
  • Country of Filming:Ireland
  • Category:Non-Fiction
  • Selection:In Competition - Programme 21
  • Screening Time / Venue:
    Fri 16th - Cooney's Hotel - 5-6pm
    / Sun 18th - The Library - 12:30-1:30pm
  • Links: Website

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  • 06 January, 2020

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