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Irish Folk Furniture

Animadoc
Ireland
2012
8 minutes
subtitles: 
English

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Cathal Black, Mayfly Films Ltd.
Tony Donoghue
David Kitt
Tony Donoghue
Ed Smith
Tony Donoghue
Tony Donoghue
Tony Donoghue, Colm Tobin
In this film 16 pieces of local abandoned folk furniture, were restored and returned back into daily use.In rural Ireland there is still an association of poverty with folk furniture and this film hopes to demonstrate how once loved pieces can be recycled and take their place in the home again.