The Wind that Shakes the Barley

2006 · 2 hr 7 min

Not Rated7.587%90%74%
In 1920s Ireland young doctor Damien O'Donovan prepares to depart for a new job in a London hospital. As he says his goodbyes at a friend's farm, British Black and Tans arrive, and a young man is killed. Damien joins his brother Teddy in the Irish Republican Army, but political events are soon set in motion that tear the brothers apart.
Directed By
Ken Loach
Written By
Paul Laverty
Studio
Sixteen Films, Matador Pictures, Regent Capital, UK Film Council, Screen Ireland, Element Films, BIM Distribuzione, EMC Produktion, Tornasol Films, Diaphana Films, Pathé Distribution, Cinéart, TV3 Television Network Ireland, Filmcoopi Zürich, Filmstiftung Nordrhein-Westfalen
Genre
Drama, War

Cast of The Wind that Shakes the Barley

CM
Cillian MurphyDamien O'Donovan
WR
William RuaneJohnny Gogan
RA
Roger AllamSir John Hamilton
LB
KA
SP
Scott PedenBlack and Tan Soldier
MM
Mary MurphyBernadette
AO
Aidan O'HareSteady Boy
JC
KD
GM
Gary McCarthyVolunteer
TO
Tim O'MahonVolunteer
GB
Graham BrowneVolunteer
OB
Owen BuckleyVolunteer
VH
DK
CM
Colin McCleryVolunteer
FO
JQ
John QuinlanVolunteer
PL
Peggy LynchSinger at Wake
NO
Noel O'DonovanStation Guard
BB
Barry BourkePoliceman
FO
CG
Corina GoughWoman in Search
DR
Danny RiordanElderly Couple
PC
Peg CrowleyElderly Couple
CD
Clare DineenMrs. Rafferty
SM
Sean McGinleyFather Denis
TO
Tomas OhEalaitheBoy on Bike
NL
Nora LynchMother of Sick Child
DC
BL
Barry L. LooneyCeilidh Band
CO
Connie O'ConnailCeilidh Band
AO
Aine O'ConnorCeilidh Band
FO
Francis O'ConnorCeilidh Band
PO
Peadr O'RiadaCeilidh Band
NB
Neil BrandNewsreel Piano Accompanist
TC
Tom CharnockSergeant at Cottage
AR
Alan ReadySergeant at Station
MW
Mark WakelingLieutenant
AB
Antony ByrneThe Interrogator
AS
Anthony Mark StreeterBritish Soldier
BA
Bill ArmstrongBritish Soldier
CB
Christopher BownBritish Soldier
MB
Mark BryceBritish Soldier
AD
Alex DeeBritish Soldier
JH
Jonny HolmesBritish Soldier
AH
Allan HuntleyBritish Soldier
BH
Bill HurstBritish Soldier
DK
Daniel KingtonBritish Soldier
JL
Jamie LomasBritish Soldier
OM
Owen McQuadeBritish Soldier
RO
Richard OldhamBritish Soldier
CP
Colin ParryBritish Soldier
BS
Bernie SweeneyBritish Soldier
DT
Derek TaylorBritish Soldier
NT
Neil Alan TaylorBritish Soldier
GW
Gregor WoodBritish Soldier
KD
Karl DawsonVolunteer (uncredited)
NM
Niall McCarthyExtra (uncredited)
SM
Siobhán McSweeneyJulia (uncredited)
SM
Seamus MoynihanPoliceman (uncredited)

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