Loopline Film was established in 1992 by Sé Merry Doyle. to produce high-quality documentaries. Award winning productions include 'Alive Alive O - A Requiem for Dublin', 'Patrick Kavanagh - No Man's Fool', 'Jimmy Murakami - Non Alien' and the recent hit 'John Ford: Dreaming the Quiet Man'.
To mark the passing of John Montague we present a rare short film from 2009 featuring John and friends at the launch of his memoir ‘The Pear is Ripe’ at the Dublin Writers Museum . Featuring Fintan O’Toole, Seamus Heaney and Louis Le Broquay.
The acclaimed documentary ‘Kathleen Lynn – the Rebel Doctor’ will screen as part of the RCPI Heritage Week on the 22- and 25th August at 12 Noon. Screening are free and can be booked here at RCPI. The director Sé Merry Doyle will introduce both screening. Ingrid Craigie plays the part of Kathleen Lynn and there are interviews with her working colleague Doctor Barbara Stokes and her biographer Margaret Ó hÓgartaigh. For more info on the film
Kathleen Lynn – The Rebel Doctor will be screened on Saturday 13th August in All Saint’s Heritage Centre in Clonbur, a beautiful, former Church of Ireland church and interestingly,the final resting place of Kathleen Lynn’s father, who was a rector in the parish in times gone by. Another connection to the area is the late Dr Tim Regan from Cong who also takes part in documentary.