Hunger 2008

Synopsis:

The story of Bobby Sands, the IRA member who led the 1981 hunger strike in which Republican prisoners tried to win political status. It dramatises events in the Maze prison in the six weeks prior to Sands’ death.

Directed by: Steve McQueen
Written by: Steve McQueen & Enda Walsh
Release date: 2008-05-15
Runtime: 96 minutes
Critics score:
Tagline: An odyssey, in which the smallest gestures become epic and when the body is the last resource for protest.
Cast:
Michael Fassbender
Michael Fassbender
Bobby Sands 
Stuart Graham
Stuart Graham
Ray Lohan 
Liam Cunningham
Liam Cunningham
Priest 
Helena Bereen
Helena Bereen
Raymond's Mother 
Laine Megaw
Laine Megaw
Raymond's Wife 
Brian Milligan
Brian Milligan
Davey Gillen