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|Image ref no||2654/029|
|Caption||Kilmainham Gaol, Dublin city (1966)|
An exterior night view of Kilmainham Gaol, Dublin city, photographed for the Telefís Éireann (RTÉ Television) drama series 'Insurrection' in early 1966. Stills from this shoot may have been used as back projections during the filming of studio scenes for this production.
'Insurrection' was an eight-part dramatised reconstruction of the events of Easter Week 1916, shown to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Easter Rising. The series was shown on eight consecutive nights on Telefís Éireann from 10-17 April 1966. The RTV (RTÉ) Guide extensively previewed the series in a special anniversary edition published on 8 April 1966.
|Collection||RTÉ Stills Department|
|Date of photograph||
01/Mar/1966 - 31/Mar/1966
(01/Mar/1966 - 31/Mar/1966)