Inside Stories brings together four parallel perspectives from the many thousands who passed through the gates of the Maze and Long Kesh. A loyalist ex-prisoner, a prison officer, a republican ex-prisoner, and two teachers share their stories from this site of contested memories.
YEAR OF PRODUCTION
4x 30 minutes
Fionna Barber | Billy Hutchinson | Gerry Kelly | Joanna McMinn | Dessie Waterworth
Directed by Cahal McLaughlin
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Former Loyalist Prisoner
Billy recounts his 15 years inside the compounds of Long Kesh.
Former Prison Officer
Dessie tells the prison officer's story of the no-wash protest and the hunger strikes.
Former Republican Prisoner
Gerry remembers the importance of education inside the H-Blocks.
FIONNA BARBER AND JOANNA McMINN
Fionna and Joanna, who taught Open University courses, retake their journey to the Maze and Long Kesh.
In keeping with the original presentation of Inside Stories, each of the four stories appears in its own edit of approx. 30 minutes.