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2001 film re-enactment (left) of the piv­otal, vi­o­lent con­fronta­tion be­tween pick­eters and riot po­lice dur­ing the min­ers’ strike in 1984. The film was com­mis­sioned by Chan­nel 4 and Ar­tan­gel and di­rected by Mike Fig­gis.

In ad­di­tion, artist An­thony Haughey has cu­rated a strand of films deal­ing with labour is­sues, in­clud­ing Eisen­stein’s Strike, Bar­bara Kop­ple’s Har­lan County, USA and Her­bert J Biber­man’s Salt of the Earth. Also on view is orig­i­nal ma­te­rial from the Lim­er­ick Soviet in 1919, on loan from the Lim­er­ick City Mu­seum.

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