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3.7
1,775 Ratings

The Wind that Shakes the Barley

Directed by Ken Loach
Ireland, 2006
Drama, War, History

Synopsis

Ireland 1920: workers from field and country unite to form volunteer guerrilla armies to face the ruthless ‘Black and Tan’ squads that are being shipped from Britain to block Ireland’s bid for independence.

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The Wind that Shakes the Barley Directed by Ken Loach

Awards & Festivals

Cannes Film Festival

2006 | Winner: Palme d'Or

European Film Awards

2006 | Winner: European Cinematographer

2006 | 4 nominations including: European Director

London Critics Circle Film Awards

2007 | 3 nominations including: British Film of the Year

British Independent Film Awards

2006 | 4 nominations including: Best British Independent Film

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