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42 Ratings

Song for a Raggy Boy

Directed by Aisling Walsh
United Kingdom, 2003
Drama

Synopsis

“Song for a Raggy Boy” is based on the true story of a single teacher’s courage to stand up against an untouchable prefect’s sadistic disciplinary regime and other abuse in a Catholic Reformatory and Industrial School in 1939 Ireland.

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Song for a Raggy Boy
Directed by Aisling Walsh

Awards & Festivals

Sundance Film Festival

2003 | World Cinema

Tribeca Film Festival

2003 | Showcase

AFI FEST

2003 | European Showcase

Karlovy Vary International Film Festival

2003 | Crystal Globe

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