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3.9
200 Ratings

Man of Aran

United States, 1934
Drama, Documentary

Synopsis

In this blend of documentary and fictional narrative from pioneering filmmaker Robert Flaherty, the everyday trials of life on Ireland’s unforgiving Aran Islands are captured with attention to naturalistic beauty and historical detail.

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Man of Aran Directed by Robert J. Flaherty, Patch 'Red Beard' Ruadh

Awards & Festivals

Venice Film Festival

1934 | Winner: Best Foreign Film (Mussolini Cup)

National Board of Review

1934 | 2 wins including: Best Foreign Film

Melbourne International Film Festival

1954

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