Life in Ireland

Get to know your host country

Digging Deeper

Language Resources
Cultural Resources
News and Media
Movies and Documentaries
  • Bloody Sunday (2002)
  • In the Name of the Father (1993)
  • Once (2007)
  • The Field (1990)
  • The Commitments (1991)
  • Leap Year (2010)
  • Brooklyn (2015)
  • The Wind that Shakes the Barley (2006)
  • The Pipe (2010)
  • Rocky Road to Dublin (1967)
  • My Left Foot (1989)
  • The Secret of Kells (2009)
  • Older Than Ireland (2015)
Books
  • Circle of Friends (1990)
  • Irish Fairy Tales (2012)
  • Glancing through the Glimmer (2013)
  • Amongst Women (1990)
  • Dubliners (1914)
  • Ireland by Frank Delaney (2006)
  • Ulysses (1922)
  • At Swim-Two-Birds (1939)
  • Tarry Flynn (1948)
  • Angela's Ashes (1996)
  • Tara Road (1998)
  • The Princes of Ireland (2005)
  • The Everything Irish History & Heritage Book (2004)
  • The Country Cooking of Ireland (2012)
LGBTQ Resources (Diversity) Heritage and Ethnicity Resources (Diversity)
Note: The links and resources listed in "Digging Deeper" have been provided to AFS by people involved with our organization, including alumni members, volunteers, etc. AFS has not reviewed the resources in their entirety and presents them "as is" for your own information. As such, the sites, publications, films, etc. do not necessarily reflect the approval of nor the views, opinions, and/or values of AFS.