TV Movie (multi-part) | 2005 | RTE [ie] | Ireland

Main data

    Brief synopsis

    two-part factual drama based on the events surrounding the tragic fire in the Stardust Nightclub, Artane, Dublin, on 14 February 1981, in which forty-eight young people died. The first part depicts the excitement in the hours leading up to the tragedy - and the horror and confusion of the aftermath.


    ActorRole nameVoice actor / Speaker
    Ruth BradleyAntoinette Keegan [L]
    Rúaidhrí ConroyJimmy [L]
    Laura Jane LaughlinChristine B [L]
    Ger RyanChristine Keegan [L]
    Pat McGrathKelly [SR]
    Michael RawleyCarrots [SR]


    Camera Departmentdirector of photographyPeter Robertson
    Director's DepartmentdirectorCiaràn Donnelly
    EditingeditorStephen O’Connell
    Makeup Departmenthair stylist Dana Kalder1980
    Production Designproduction designerRay Ball
    ScreenplayscreenwriterPaul Walker

    Production companies

    Brackside Film Productions Ltd
    Merlin Films [ie]