Lón sa Spéir

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Lón sa Spéir (Men at Lunch)
Directed by Seán Ó Cualáin
Produced by Eamonn Ó Cualáin
Narrated by Finn
Production
company
Sónta Films [1]
Release date
  • July 13, 2012 (2012-07-13) (Galway)
  • February 1, 2013 (2013-02-01) (general)
Running time
58 minutes [1]
Country Ireland
Language Irish/English

Lón sa Spéir (Irish pronunciation: [l̪ˠoːn̪ˠ sˠə spʲeːɾʲ]) ("Lunch in the Sky") or Men at Lunch[2] is a 2012 Irish language documentary on the history behind the 1932 Lunch atop a Skyscraper photograph, its Irish connections, and the story of immigration in New York at the turn of the century.[3] It was directed by Seán Ó Cualáin, produced by, his brother, Éamonn Ó Cualáin, and narrated by Fionnula Flanagan.[4][5][6][7] It premiered at the Galway Film Fleadh film festival in 2012.[4][8]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Documentos TV. "Los hombres de la viga"" [Documentary TV The Men of the Beam]. RTVE.es (in Spanish). Archived from the original on 28 September 2013. Retrieved 17 June 2018.
  2. ^ a b "IFTA 2013 Nominations revealed". RTÉ.ie. 11 January 2013. Archived from the original on 17 June 2018. Retrieved 17 June 2018.
  3. ^ Clarke, Donald (1 February 2013). "Men at Lunch/Lón sa Spéir". The Irish Times. Retrieved 17 June 2018.
  4. ^ a b "Column: The untold story of two Irish workers… and this iconic picture". TheJournal.ie. 12 July 2012. Archived from the original on 17 July 2012. Retrieved 17 June 2018.
  5. ^ Doran, Sarah (26 January 2013). "Interview: Sean and Eamonn O'Cualain talk Men At Lunch". entertainment.ie. Archived from the original on 28 January 2013. Retrieved 18 June 2018.
  6. ^ Killeen, Pádraic (30 January 2013). "The men who rose to fame over lunch". Archived from the original on 5 February 2013. Retrieved 17 June 2018.
  7. ^ Bradley, Dara (9 July 2017). "Documentary examines influence of hurling on ice hockey". Archived from the original on 7 November 2017. Retrieved 17 June 2018.
  8. ^ O'Shea, James (6 July 2012). "Famous Irish American photograph to be recreated in Galway for new film". IrishCentral.com. Archived from the original on 17 June 2018. Retrieved 17 June 2018.
  9. ^ "Winners of the 10th Annual Irish Film & Television Awards". IFTA.ie. Archived from the original on 12 February 2013. Retrieved 17 June 2018 – via Wayback machine.

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