On a Paving Stone Mounted (1978)

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  • Aisling Alternative

Synopsis

An impressionistic film which looks at Irish emigrants in London. It represents the emigrant's journey, a confusion of anticipation, memories and experience. Once in London, the emigrant creates situations that are reminders of Irishness. Memories also alter.

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