A Lifetime of Stories (2019)

Consul General of Ireland, Owen Feeney with ‘A Lifetime of Stories’ team: Mario Reilly, Marie McMillan, Damien McCloskey, Pat Foley, Director Enda Murray and Tomás De Bhaldraithe

A Lifetime of Stories – Oral Histories of Irish Seniors in Sydney – is a documentary and web project that tells the amazing life stories of Sydney’s Irish seniors. Pat Foley (RIP), Tomás de Bhaldraithe, Marion Reilly, Marie McMillan and Damien McCloskey tell their own stories with humour, style and wisdom. 

A Lifetime of Stories was devised with the interviewees by director Dr Enda Murray using a workshop-based process which incorporated elements of creative writing, drama and music. View the website and watch the documentary here.