A Love Divided (1999)

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  • Wild Horses Working

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Based on a true event which took place in Wexford in 1957. The story of a mixed marriage between the Catholic Sean Cloney and his protestant wife Sheila. Their two daughters are baptised in the local Catholic church in Fethard, County Wexford but regardless of Sheila's views, the parish priest backed by Sean insist that the children attend his school. Sheila runs away with the girls to Belfast and later with the help of Free Presbyterins, is smuggled to a safe haven in the Orkneys.

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