First Thought Talk with the Crew of the LÉ Samuel Beckett

Watch as the crew of the LÉ Samuel Beckett, who rescued migrants in the Mediterranean Sea, talk about their experiences in this GIAF First Thought Talk.

The Irish naval vessel the LÉ Samuel Beckett was sent on multiple rescue missions in the Mediterranean Sea to save migrants coming from Libya in rubber and wooden boats. In this Talk, the crew of that vessel discuss their harrowing, happy and humbling experiences. With footage from the RTÉ documentary The Crossing. Moderated by The Connacht Tribune's Judy Murphy.