Winner 2009 Irish Film & Television Award (Sport documentary)
Troid Fhuilteach (A Bloody Canvas)
Andrew Gallimore, Fastnet Films, TG4
I have had a few requests asking if the documentary is available to buy. Here's hoping the documentary will be available for sale soon. We understand there are plans for this.
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