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Cormac Breatnach’s portrayal of the Sallins Mail Train Robbery case evocatively captures that dark period in Irish policing and criminal justice, and its enduring ramifications for his brother, his family and himself.

- Professor Dermot P.J. Walsh MRIA, Kent Law School,          University of Kent.


The Breatnach Family

Photo of Hazelhatch Railway taken by Derek Speirs

The Whistle-Blower Short Film was screened at:-


the  29th Galway Film Fleadh in July 2017

the 5th Wexford Documentary Film Festival ,Kilmore Quay [followed by a discussion]

the 62nd Cork Film Festival on  Friday, November, 2017

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