Watching Irelands UPR [2011]


This is the 4th and concluding short film about Ireland’s 2011 Universal Periodic Review.

In this video, documentary film maker, Aoibheann O’Sullivan, follows a coalition of civil society organizations and Irish citizens as they travel to the United Nations in Geneva to hear Alan Shatter the Irish minister for Justice being questioned about failings in Ireland’s human rights record.

For more information about Ireland’s 2011 UPR process visit:

Creative Commons Licence 2011:
Use in its entirety, Attribution, For any non commercial purposes.


Filmed & Directed by Aoibheann O’Sullivan,
Produced by Distilled Ideas & ICCL

Research assistance:
Irish Council for Civil Liberties

Creative Commons Music:

1) “ditto, ditto!” by DoKashiteru 2009

2) “La Madeline Au Truffe (composed by Jeris)” by basematic, 2011


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