Activity: Participating in or organising an event types › Participation in Festival/Exhibition
Film screening and discussion, Ulster Museum
Screening: The Enigma of Frank Ryan (Des Bell, 2012).
Followed by Q&A with director, Des Bell (NCAD) and historical consultant,
Fearghal McGarry (Queen’s University Belfast).
Frank Ryan’s life remains an enigma. The teenage IRA volunteer, dissident
republican and Spanish International Brigade volunteer ended his life working for
the Nazis in wartime Berlin. A leading film-maker, Des Bell employs the imaginative resources of the creative documentary to explore a human story of truly tragic proportions.