Yeats and Sligo


Yeats, Sligo & Me from Sinead Dolan on Vimeo.

Set in contemporary Sligo and using lines from Yeats' poetry the film depicts modern Sligo where Yeats' legacy is firmly ingrained in the people and place.

Director Sinéad Dolan, Director of Photography Tony Kenny, Producer Nóirín Hennessy, Titles Mike Guckian
Kiteboarding Photography Peter Martin, Edited by Sinead Dolan & Tony Kenny www.lochbofilms.ie

Turn off HD (bottom right hand side), if the film stalls during playback.

Yeats, Sligo & Me features community groups and individuals in Sligo - Elsinore Active Age Group, MCR Community Centre, Sabona Sligo, LETS Organic Farm, Riverstown Cricket Club , LSD Kiteboarding, 3rd Sligo Sea Scouts, TY Students, and more


"...for peace comes dropping slow.." from Sligo Arts Service on Vimeo.

A film by Lisa Vandegrift Davala. Commissioned by Sligo County Council, 2010. Funded by the Department of Environment, Heritage and Local Government Per Cent for Art Scheme and the Peace III Programme (12 mins). Further information on www.forpeacecomesdroppingslow.com and www.sligoarts.ie


Yeats Sites in Sligo Town




Yeats Memorial Building
Library & Musuem
The Model
North West Tourist Office
Hawk's Well Theatre
St. John's Cathedral
Former Offices - Middleton & Pollexfen
Formerly Pollexfen Mill
Markievicz House - Formerly Charlemont House
Embassy Rooms - Formerly Imperial Hotel
Thornhill House
Merville House (Nazareth Care Home)