Using dramatic reconstruction, special effects and specialist interview we learn how the storm made headline news in the press of the day and how stories of that terrifying night became engrained in Irish folklore for generations to come.
Oíche a Gaoithe Móire is a Lagan Media Production for RTÉ and BBC Northern Ireland and with funding from Northern Ireland Screen’s Irish Language Broadcast Fund and the Broadcasting Authority of Ireland.
‘Oíche na Gaoithe Móire’ was nominated for TV Programme of the Year / Clár Teilifise na BlianaOireachtas Media Awards 2015 / Gradaim Chúmarsáide an Oireachtais
|Broadcaster||RTÉ, BBC TWO NI|
|Format||1 x 50 mins|
|TX Date||6th January 2015|
|Produced by||Ashlene Aylward & Bernadette Morris|
|Directed by||Cathal Watters|