Men at lunch

the untold story of a city"s legend
  • 67 Pages
  • 2.33 MB
  • English
Foreign workers, Video recordings for the hearing impaired, Hi
Other titlesLón sa spéir, Untold story of a city"s legend
Statementproduced by Eamonn Ó Cualáin ; script, Niall Murphy ; directed by Seán Ó Cualáin
ContributionsFlanagan, Fionnula, 1941- narrator
LC ClassificationsF128.9.A1 M46 2013
The Physical Object
Format[videorecording] :
Pagination1 videodisc (67 min.)
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26920145M
LC Control Number2013052039

In Seán Ó Cualáin’s documentary Men At Lunch, New York is defined by a million photographs: a smooch in Times Square, a group of jazz musicians clustered in front of a Harlem brownstone, a former first lady crossing the street in casual-wear, and more.

Men At Lunch is specifically about one of those photos, “Lunch Atop A Skyscraper,” taken on Septem and first.

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Directed by Seán Ó Cualáin. With Fionnula Flanagan, Peter Quinn, Ric Burns, Christine Roussel. The story of "Lunch atop a Skyscraper," the iconic photograph Men at lunch book during the construction of 30 Rockefeller Plaza/10().

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A chance encounter in a pub in Galway eventually named the men in the picture, creating an interest in the story behind the photo. ‘Men at Lunch’ explores in particular the story of individual Irish emigrants, the city they moved to and the role they played in that city’s construction.

YouTube Screenshot/TIME. Many people believe that the image was taken by Charles C. Ebbets. Though, according to the New York Times, no one knows who took the photo.

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From shop LunchBagShopUA. 5 out of 5 stars (64) 64 reviews. In Men at Lunch, director Seán Ó Cualáin tells the story of "Lunch atop a Skyscraper," the iconic photograph taken during the construction of Rockefeller Center that depicts eleven workmen taking their lunch break while casually perched along a steel girder – boots dangling feet above the sidewalk, Central Park and the misty Manhattan.

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