The Field


1h 53m 1990

Brief Synopsis

When the field he doesn't own, but has teneded to lovingly for years, is threatened with commercial development, a devout Irish farmer fiercely defends it.

Film Details

Also Known As
Det gröna fältet, Field
MPAA Rating
Release Date
1990
Production Company
Cine Electric, Ltd.; Joe Dunton & Company International, Inc.
Distribution Company
ASTRAL FILMS/AVENUE ENTERTAINMENT; Astral Films; Astral Films; Sonar Entertainment; Sovereign Pictures; Village Roadshow Limited
Location
County Galway, Ireland; Leenane, Ireland; Connemara, Ireland; MTM-Ardmore Studios, Dublin, Ireland

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 53m

Synopsis

When the field he doesn't own, but has teneded to lovingly for years, is threatened with commercial development, a devout Irish farmer fiercely defends it.

Crew

Mary Allguen

Production Manager

Russ Bailey

Construction Manager

Kevan Barker

1st Assistant Director

Joan Bergin

Costume Designer

Elmer Bernstein

Music

Jean Bourne

Script Supervisor

Alan Butler

Other

David Byrne

3rd Assistant Director

Michael A Carter

Dubbing Mixer

Mary Casey

2nd Assistant Editor

Audrey Collins

Other

Seamus Collins

2nd Assistant Director

Jack Conroy

Dp/Cinematographer

Jack Conroy

Director Of Photography

Frank Conway

Production Designer

Jackie Crawford

Sound Assistant

Pippa Cross

Production Executive (Granada)

Paul Delany

Boom Operator

Con Dempsey

Gaffer 2nd Unit (2nd Unit)

James Devis

Director Of Photography 2nd Unit (2nd Unit)

James Devis

Dp/Cinematographer

P.j. Dillon

Other

Bernie Dooley

Hairstyles Assistant

J Patrick Duffner

Editor

Anne Dunne

Hairstyles

Terry Eiffe

Electrician

Philip Fitzsimons

Gaffer

Frank Hallinan Flood

Art Direction

Jack Gallagher

Wardrobe Assistant

Brendan Galvin

Clapper Loader 2nd Unit (2nd Unit)

Don Geraghty

Location Manager

Donal Geraghty

Production Accountant Assistant

Jo Gibney

Clapper Loader 2nd Unit (2nd Unit)

Pauline Griffiths

Foley Artist

Derek Hale

Electrician

Graham V Hartstone

Chief Dubbing Mixer

Jennifer Hegarty

Makeup

Nye Heron

Story Consultant

Jonathan Hession

Stills

Kieran Horgan

Sound Mixer

Ken Jennings

Makeup

John B Keane

Play As Source Material

Michael Kelliher

Sound Editor Assistant

Arthur Lappin

Line Producer

Nicolas Lemessurier

Dubbing Mixer

Kathryn Lennon

Assistant (To Arthur Lappin)

Etienne Lerbret

Assistant Publicist (France)

Garry Lundberg

Unit Publicist

Josie Macavin

Set Decorator

Marie Christine Malbert

Publicist (France)

Brian Maloney

Cashier

Tommie Manderson

Chief Makeup

Nick Mccarthy

2nd Assistant Director

Ivan Meagher

Other

Tony Message

Dialogue Editor

Cynthia Millar

Assistant (To Elmer Bernstein)

Nuala Moiselle

Casting

John Moore

Production Accountant

Steve Morrison

Executive Director

Steve Morrison

Executive Producer

Sunny Mulligan

Production Buyer

John W Murphy

Grip

Barbara Napier

Assistant (To Noel Pearson)

Terry Needham

1st Assistant Director

Niamh Nolan

Production Coordinator

Eamonn O'higgins

Property Master

Janet O'leary

Wardrobe Mistress

Pßdraig O'neill

Assistant (To Frank Conway)

Grania O'shannon

Location Manager

Peter O'toole

Generator Operator

Noel Pearson

Producer

Luke Quigley

Grip 2nd Unit (2nd Unit)

Adrienne Ross

1st Assistant Editor

Pat Ryder

Bestboy Electrician

Kevin Scott

Generator Operator

Brian Sheridan

Electrician

Jim Sheridan

Screenwriter

Ann Stokes

Wardrobe Assistant

Jonathan Taylor

Focus Puller 2nd Unit (2nd Unit)

Des Whelan

Camera Operator

David Worley

Camera Operator 2nd Unit (2nd Unit)

Jenny Lee Wright

Foley Artist

Film Details

Also Known As
Det gröna fältet, Field
MPAA Rating
Release Date
1990
Production Company
Cine Electric, Ltd.; Joe Dunton & Company International, Inc.
Distribution Company
ASTRAL FILMS/AVENUE ENTERTAINMENT; Astral Films; Astral Films; Sonar Entertainment; Sovereign Pictures; Village Roadshow Limited
Location
County Galway, Ireland; Leenane, Ireland; Connemara, Ireland; MTM-Ardmore Studios, Dublin, Ireland

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 53m

Award Nominations

Best Actor

1990

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States Winter December 20, 1990

Released in United States December 21, 1990

Released in United States on Video October 16, 1991

Released in United States September 1990

Released in United States 1991

Released in United States June 1991

Shown at Toronto Festival of Festivals September 6-15, 1990.

Shown at Orlando International Film Festival April 26 - May 5, 1991.

Shown at Sydney Film Festival June 7-21, 1991.

Formerly distributed by LIVE Home Video.

Began shooting October 2, 1989.

Completed shooting December 1, 1989.

The late Ray McAnally was originally considered for the role of Bull McCabe.

Expanded released in USA January 25, 1991.

Released in United States Winter December 20, 1990

Released in United States on Video October 16, 1991

Released in United States September 1990 (Shown at Toronto Festival of Festivals September 6-15, 1990.)

Released in United States 1991 (Shown at Orlando International Film Festival April 26 - May 5, 1991.)

Released in United States June 1991 (Shown at Sydney Film Festival June 7-21, 1991.)

Released in United States December 21, 1990 (New York City)