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In the Name of the Fada

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New York-born comedian Des Bishop takes on his biggest challenge as he agrees to perform a stand-up routine in Irish - but first he has to learn the language. To help him, he moves in with a family in Tir An Fhia and immerses himself in Gaeltacht society, taking odd jobs and connecting with the locals.

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