A Exercise of Conscience (1991)

Film details

  • Featuring

    Robert Stephens

  • Country

    United Kingdom

  • Year

    1991

  • Type

    Television

Synopsis

The statement made by Sir Roger Casement, a leading figure of the Irish National Movement, at his trial for treason after being arrested after landing on the coast of Ireland in 1916 with arms for a rebellion, in which he refuses to recognise the court that was trying him.

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