A Story From the Old Country

A Story From the Old Country Brian Leyden On St. Patrick’s Day, with a clump of shamrock in his buttonhole and a couple of pints of stout under his belt, my father announced in the bar: “This year, I’m going to the mountain to cut turf.” The other drinkers roared...
Being Brand Irish

Being Brand Irish

Brand Irish is a documentary from Padi Productions that was made in 2015. The NYC St. Patrick’s Day Parade’s very own Hilary Beirne was interviewed for it. We asked Sara Gibbings, Director and Producer of Brand Irish, to share some of her thoughts and...