As the story begins.

Hello and thanks for visiting the website for our new film, “Our Irish Cousins”. Although we’ve been working on the film only for the last three years, you might say it’s been a labor of love since 1829 when my great grandfather Tom Houlihan was born in Kilrush, County Clare. The story of any documentary film is undiscovered until all the footage is screened and that’s also true of “Our Irish Cousins”. We launched our book tour as the recession was hitting the world in 2008 and we’ve seen … [Read more...]

Welcome to our project

Film producer Mike Houlihan, in collaboration with The Center for Independent Documentary, is currently in post-production on a significant ethnic heritage documentary film that celebrates and discerns the mystical and mythological alchemy of Irish ancestry. Houlihan has created a very personal and compelling look at his own family history, an entertaining cultural testimony with mass appeal. We are seeking donations to enable us to finish the film and bring it to market through film festivals … [Read more...]