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Death or Canada is the tragic and true story of one family's epic journey to Canada fleeing the ravages of the Irish famine in 1847. Archaeologists and historians reconstruct this forgotten... See full summary »

Director:

Ruan Magan

Writers:

Ruan Magan, J. Craig Thompson (as Craig Thompson)
5 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Anthony Murphy Anthony Murphy ... John Willis
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Rose Conway Rose Conway ... Mary Willis
Brian Dennehy ... Narrator
Lee Samuel Wilson Lee Samuel Wilson ... John B. Townsend
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Death or Canada is the tragic and true story of one family's epic journey to Canada fleeing the ravages of the Irish famine in 1847. Archaeologists and historians reconstruct this forgotten tragedy, a pivotal moment in North America's Irish history, when Toronto was brought to its knees by a refugee and public health crisis that threatened the city's very future. Written by Anonymous

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Country:

Canada | Ireland

Language:

English

Release Date:

25 November 2008 (Ireland) See more »

Filming Locations:

Canada See more »

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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color (HDTV Color)
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