BBC - Eoin MacNeill: The Forgotten Man of 1916 (2016)
PDTV | 1024x576 | .MKV/AVC @ 1326 Kbps | 58 min 59 s | 615 MiB
Audio: Irish AAC 129 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Examines the life and legacy of Eoin Mac Néill who, as Chief of Staff of the Irish Volunteers, attempted to stop the Easter Rising of 1916. With careful reconstruction based on Mac Néill's unpublished memoirs, and insights from renowned historians weighing up Mac Néill's contribution to the Irish independence movement as well as his scholarly legacy, this documentary asks whether his legacy has been judged fairly.