French vs Irish Romance

EXHIBITION : VALENTINES DAY

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'Jo Maxi' compares teenage romance in Paris and Donegal in these Valentine's Day vox pops.

  • Title
    French and Irish Teenagers on Valentine's Day
  • 1st Broadcast
    14/02/1990
  • Contributor
    Clíona Ní Bhuachalla (Presenter)
    Ray D'Arcy (Presenter)
  • Clip Duration
    00:04:57
  • Material Type
    Video
  • Series title
    Jo Maxi
  • Clip title
    French vs Irish Romance
  • Extended description

    'Jo Maxi' presenter Clíona Ní Bhuachalla goes to Paris to see how French teenagers will be spending Valentine's Day while Ray D'Arcy pays a visit to Donegal.

    Students at the Convent of Mercy in Ballyshannon tell Ray what they think of French and Irish romance. Clíona says that the French have romance in their blood. The Irish teenagers think Irish men are romantic too, but that the French express themselves more easily. The girls of both nationalities would like flowers on Valentine's Day.

  • Information

    'Jo Maxi' was a youth lifestyle programme targeted at 10 to 14 year olds. The programme contained features on a broad range of topics including animals, fashion, music, books and profiles of young people voicing their views on various subjects. The original presenters on the show were Ray D'Arcy, Geri Lalor, Clíona Ní Bhuachalla and Antoinette Dawson.

    'Jo Maxi' first aired on Monday, 10 October 1988 on RTÉ Network 2 and ran until 1994.

  • Local keywords
    Valentine's Day, Romance, Paris, France, French, Convent of Mercy, Ballyshannon, Donegal, Teenagers, Adolescents, Adolescence, Teenage romance, Adolescent romance, Jo Maxi, Clíona Ní Bhuachalla, Ray D'Arcy
  • Geographical coverage
    Ireland
  • Topic
    National Holidays, Festivals, Anniversaries, Annual Events
  • Publisher Broadcaster
    RTÉ
  • First broadcast channel
    RTÉ Two (Network 2)
  • Production year
    1990
  • Country of production
    Ireland
  • Original identifier
    04D01680
  • IPR restrictions
    Rights Reserved - Free Access
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  • Item type
    part/extract
  • Item colour
    Colour
  • Item sound
    Mono
  • Aspect ratio
    4:3
  • Language used
    English (eng)
  • Original language
    English (eng)
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