The documentary film ‘Who is Dervla Murphy?’ will be broadcast on RTÉ One television on Thursday 22nd December 2016 at 11.20pm.
The film which was produced and commissioned by Mixed Bag Media Ltd in association with the Arts Office, Waterford City and County Council features exclusive footage of Dervla Murphy, Ireland’s most prolific travel writer at her home in Lismore and with her family abroad providing a rare insight into Dervla’s home life.
The programme features interviews with her daughter Rachel, broadcaster and travel writer Manchán Magan, publisher John Murray and actor and writer Michael Palin.
Arts Officer, Margaret Organ says ‘This documentary has been succesful on the national and international film circuit as the subject of Dervla Murphy continues to enthral people. Mixed Bag Media have been tireless in their efforts to bring this film to audiences world wide and we are proud to be associated with it.’