Interview of Paul Hockings by Alan Macfarlane 11th November 2005
Talks about his
work with Mark McCarty on 'The Village' which became known as observational
cinema. Later Ireland joined the Common Market and the economy boomed.
When they filmed there it was poor and sad, full of old people who
had never married. Their film turned out to be the last serious documentary
on a peasant society
Two and a half
minutes from over an hour and a half of film.