'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
- ContributorClíona 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.
'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
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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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