Billy’s Museum

Amanda Dunsmore

Description

‘Billy Hull was the longest serving security prison officer (25 years) at The Maze/Long Kesh Prison, situated outside Belfast, Northern Ireland. Over 15 years and against prison policy, Billy collected items relating to various individuals, incidents and occurrences. Billy’s Museum is a record of a presentation he was given permission to make in the Maze at the time of his retirement.’

(Text by artist, sourced on Dec 13th 2016)

Details
Title

Billy’s Museum

Year

2005

Creator

Amanda Dunsmore

Medium

Moving Image

Form

Short

Genre

Portrait

Subject

Long Kesh (Prison); social conflict; archives

Language

English

Duration

00:20:00

Original format

Physical: MiniDV

Aspect ratio

4:3

Colour

Colour/B&W

Sound

Sound

Rights

Amanda Dunsmore

Artist website

http://www.lit.ie/Dunsmore/a.htm

Link to work

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=01vp-IhITc8