Two thousand of Fr Frank Browne’s photographs formed the basis of a highly recommended TV programme shown on RTE on 10 August: “Day before yesterday: Birth of a Nation”. Take a bow, Eddie O’Donnell SJ, as the custodian and tireless editor of this treasury of pictures. The programme can be viewed on the RTE website until August 31.
H2O News report on a 60-minute movie in Italian to mark next year’s fourth centennial anniversary of the death of Matteo Ricci SJ. The movie was sponsored by the Society of Jesus and the Italian diocese of Macerata, the birthplace of the pioneering Jesuit missionary.