Hunger (2008) - Plot Summary Poster


Plot Summary

  • Hunger follows life in the Maze Prison, Northern Ireland with an interpretation of the highly emotive events surrounding the 1981 IRA Hunger Strike, led by Bobby Sands. With an epic eye for detail, the film provides a timely exploration of what happens when body and mind are pushed to the uttermost limit.

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  • Irish republican Bobby Sands leads the inmates of a Northern Irish prison in a hunger strike.

    - Written by Peter Brandt Nielsen


The film opens with prison guard Raymond Lohan (Stuart Graham) preparing to leave for work; checking under his car for bombs...

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