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by Ken Loach


Two Irish brothers join the guerilla armies formed to battle the British Black & Tan squads that tried to prevent Ireland's bid for independence in 1919.

international title: The Wind That Shakes the Barley
original title: The Wind That Shakes the Barley
country: United Kingdom, Ireland, Germany, Italy, Spain
sales agent: Pathé Pictures International
year: 2006
genre: fiction
directed by: Ken Loach
release date: IE 23/06/2006, UK 23/06/2006, PT 27/07/2006, NL 10/08/2006, FR 23/08/2006, BE 06/09/2006, ES 15/09/2006, SE 15/09/2006, GR 09/11/2006, IT 10/11/2006, PL 08/12/2006
screenplay: Paul Laverty
cast: Liam Cunningham, Cillian Murphy, William Ruane, Padraic Delaney, Gerard Kearney
cinematography by: Barry Ackroyd
film editing: Jonathan Morris
art director: Fergus Clegg
costumes designer: Eimer Ni Mhaoldomhnaigh
music: George Fenton
producer: Rebecca O'Brien, Andrew Lowe, Redmond Morris
production: Sixteen Films, Element Films/Temple Films, Bianca Film, EMC Asset Management (DE), Tornasol Films (ES)
backing: UK Film Council, Irish Film Board, Filmstiftung Nordrheln-Westfalen
distributor: Pathé Distribution, Diaphana Distribution, BIM Distribuzione, A-Film Distribution, Cinéart, Nos Lusomundo Audiovisuais, Triangelfilm, Alta Films

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