The Irish Country HouseeBook - 2005
Magnificent, intriguing, cherished or forlorn, the fortunes of the Irish Country House offer a unique insight into Ireland's history. Shot on 16mm film, at over forty locations all across Ireland, this film celebrates this heritage and charts its development, from the earliest cliff-top castles and fortified houses to the great Palladian mansions, giving an unparalleled view of one of Europe's richest architectural assets. These remarkable buildings in their idyllic landscape settings are a vital part of Ireland's historical and artistic heritage. All of their magic and mystery are vividly evoked in this beautiful film. The Irish Country House is narrated by Anjelica Huston. The famous actress spent her own childhood in a country house in the west of Ireland.
Publisher: [United States] : Janson Media : Made available through hoopla, 2005
Characteristics: 1 online resource (1 video file (ca. 60 min.)) : sd., col