Createschool proudly presents a Two Chimneys Production of “Freedom – A 1916 Story”. This 10 & 1/2 minute stop motion film tells a story of the Easter Rising in Dublin in 1916. Commissioned by Wicklow County Council as part of their 1916 : 2016 Commemoration programme. Historian Pat Liddy was on hand to ensure historical accuracy and also lent his voice to the main character. Renowned singer songwriter Leslie Dowdall helped write a song for the film – “Time To Be’ that features on the opening credits.
The film was 9 months in production, features customised LEGO characters & specially created “Proclamations”.
Written, Produced & Directed By Peter Baxter & Joseph Orr
Voices Pat Liddy, Finn Baxter & Cormac McDonagh
Set Designs by John Fitzpatrick, Donal Ryan & Leslie Dowdall
Foley by Cathal Baxter
Song “Time To Be” written & performed by Peter Baxter & Leslie Dowdall
Other music by Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0