"Fairy Tales of New York" ITV Play of the Week - aired Tuesday, June 6, 1961 9:35 pm - 90 min. Season 6, Episode 40. Granada Productions. Series directed by Peter Graham Scott. Production directed by Graham Evans - designed by William Brodie.
Starring: Robert Stephens as Cornelius Christian, with: Alan Gifford, Lionel Murton, Harry Towb, James Caincross, Milo O'Shea, Judith Conrow.
"Fairy Tales of
New York" Granada Television, Great Britain
- air date & time?
Director: Graham Evans - Script: J.P. Donleavy - Designer: William Brodie.
"The Ginger Man"
BBC Television, Great Britain - March 15, 1962
Producer: Peter Drew - Director Peter Drew - Author of Original Work: J.P. Donleavy - Designer: Margaret Peacock.
Sebastian Balfe Dangerfield
Interview with J.P. Donleavy"
JPD on Late Nite Line Up, BBC 2 May 2, 1969
Writers Talk: Ideas of Our Times - JP Donleavy with Frank Delaney. The Roland Collection of Films and Videos on Art. 45 minutes. Color. Available in a variety of international formats including VHS-NTSC and PAL and downloads.
J.P. Donleavy appears in a segment of a series of "Guardian Interviews" in candid conversation with Frank Delaney, with additional questions asked later by members of the audience. 1987. A very interesting and entertaining interview. Highly recommended.
The Luck of the Irish?
After Dark, Series 4, produced by Open Media, London - BBC broadcast March 16, 1991
With Trevor Hyett, J.P. Donleavy, Father Patrick Buckley, Patrick John Cosgrave, Senator David Norris, Emily O’Reilly, Paul Hill, Ethel Smith, Francis Stuart.
Winner of the Worldfest Houston Gold Award 1992 and a Cine Golden Eagle Award in 1993, J.P. Donleavy's Ireland features the author reading passages from his book of the same title as well as from A Singular Country and The History of the Ginger Man while taking the viewer on a personal tour of "...the land that long knows how to tolerate suffering." A lot on Ireland and on the author. One highlight is a peek into Donleavy's study at Levington Park where he demonstrates how he revises his manuscripts - a manner quite unique. Highly recommended. Recently discontinued from the Discovery catalogue. Still available online through various outlets.
All Her Sins and Graces: J.P. Donleavy's Ireland"
JPD's Ireland film (with modified title) aired on The Learning Channel 9 p.m. November 18, 1992.
"J.P. Donleavy and The History of The Ginger Man"
Details being researched.
Irish In America: Long journey Home"
Diaspora Studies - produced in association with Walt Disney Studios, WGBH/Boston, and Lennon Documentary Group/PBS. This episode: The Irish in America: Darby and Fievel Do Not Go Home. Series Producer: Thomas Lennon. Narrator: Michael Murphy.
Air dates and year: January 26-28, 1998.
"Maailm ja monda. JP Donleavy lirimaa"
- tele visioon, aired Feb. 26, 2000
JPD interview conducted on Finnish television. Coincides with the publication of the Finnish translation of The Ginger Man.
Telefís Éireann, Orpheus Productions, Dublin, 2000 | video
Details being researched.
"Iso Brown "
nº 10: January, 2001
Aired on French TV, montages cascading into one another. One brief segment involves JPD's La dame qui aimait les toilettes propres (The Lady Who Liked Clean Rest Rooms).
"The Big Read"
Books were nominated for the "Big Read." The Ginger Man came as the 4th. most- nominated book.
P. Donleavy's Ireland in All Her Sins and Graces
2011 - Written, narrated by and featuring JPD; produced and directed by Katherine R.R. Carpenter for The Discovery Channel and RTÉ-Ireland. 50 minutes. Color. DVD (region 2, Europe). Same content as 1992 VHS tape.
6-DVD boxed set. Included, is J.P. Donleavy's Ireland. Being sold on eBay in region 2 format (Europe) only. 2008.
"Over the Barricades"
RTÉ ie, February 10, 1975
Interview filmed at Donleavy's Levington Park estate.
History of Ireland
The complete film of JP Donleavy's Ireland on DVD disc in a 10-disc set. Written, narrated by and featuring JPD; produced and directed by Katherine R.R. Carpenter for The Discovery Channel and RTÉ-Ireland. 50 minutes. Color. DVD (region 2, Europe). Same content as 1992 VHS tape. Date?
History or Ireland
The complete film of JP Donleavy's Ireland on DVD. Written, narrated by and featuring JPD; produced and directed by Katherine R.R. Carpenter for The Discovery Channel and RTÉ-Ireland. 50 minutes. Color. DVD (region 2, Europe). Same content as 1992 VHS tape. Date?
The complete film of JP Donleavy's Ireland on DVD. Written, narrated by and featuring JPD; produced and directed by Katherine R.R. Carpenter. The History Channel. 50 minutes. Color. DVD (region 2, Europe). Date?