To the End of the Earth: The Irish Military Diaspora in South America – Bernardo O’Higgins


The third documentary in the ‘To the End of the Earth documentary series on The Irish Military Diaspora in South America’ focuses on the life of Bernardo O’Higgins (son of Ambrose O’Higgins) the liberator of Chile. His story is of heroics and dedication to his country, irony and how sometimes history repeats itself.

Dr James O’Higgins Norman, Ireland. Sergio Martin Baeza, Santiago, Chile, Rodrigo Pardo, Santiago, Chile, Claudia Mariella Alvarez Chávez, Lima Peru and Micheál Russell, Consulado de Irlanda en Peru. Quotes were read by Declan Cahill.

The ‘To the End of the Earth’ documentary series is produced by Enda M. Roche and is supported by the Broadcasting Authority of Ireland Sound & Vision fund.