Clip from the Ballycastle documentary by Shirley Road Productions
Clip #2 from the Ballycastle documentary by Shirley Road Productions
BALLYCASTLE (2004; 27:00), produced and directed by Frances McElroy and edited by Ann Tegnell, Shirley Road Productions, is a half-hour documentary which tells the story of Stuart Shils, a Philadelphia based painter of Jewish heritage whose encounter with a remote, coastal village in Ireland forever changed his life. BALLYCASTLE received a 2004 CINE Golden Eagle Award and First Place for Documentary Excellence from the Society of Professional Journalists, Greater Philadelphia Chapter. American Public Television is presenting BALLYCASTLE nationally with WHYY (PBS/Philadelphia).