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The Shadow In The Darkness.

Filmmaker Keith Gordon writes:

Made over the course of a year, it tells the story of Joe Bollard who lost his sight over 75 years ago after an operation at the age of two. In the mid-1970s he became one of the first people in Ireland to be matched with a guide dog, an event which transformed his life. Shot in and around Joe’s hometown of Bray, Co Wicklow this is a rare insight into this most unique friendship between man and dog…


Previously: The Pigeon Man of Grafton Street