About the Film

For centuries the Irish have left their shores in search of work, opportunities and a better life. Of those that leave few permanently return. 'Coming Home' follows a select group of Irish emigrants taking that journey.

'Coming Home' is a feature length documentary following a selection of five Irish emigrants on their journeys as they return to and depart from Ireland. The concept of home and what it means to different people is at the heart of this intimate portrayal of Irish emigrant life.