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Giro City 1982

102 mins United Kingdom Director. Karl Francis

Glenda Jackson and Jon Finch play a director and reporter team covering the Troubles in Northern Ireland for a Welsh TV company. When they manage to secure an interview with an IRA fugitive they believe they’ve hit the jackpot. But the attitude of their bosses leads them to suspect the real story – one of corruption and intrigue – lies closer to home.

Welsh-born director Karl Francis focused most of his film works on his home nation (such as his debut, Above Us the Earth, also on BFI Player), but his second film widens its emphasis to include Ireland as well.

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Directed by

Karl Francis


Jon Finch

Glenda Jackson




Politics Television


Unavailable on DVD Forgotten Features




United Kingdom



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