Nothing Compares

Nothing Compares

100 mins | Documentary, Music | Sept. 23, 2022

Since the beginning of her career, Sinéad O’Connor has used her powerful voice to challenge the narratives she was surrounded by while growing up in predominantly Roman Catholic Ireland. Despite her agency, depth and perspective, O’Connor’s unflinching refusal to conform means that she has often been patronized and unfairly dismissed as an attention-seeking pop star.

Nothing Compares

100 mins | Documentary, Music | Sept. 23, 2022

Nothing Compares
Since the beginning of her career, Sinéad O’Connor has used her powerful voice to challenge the narratives she was surrounded by while growing up in predominantly Roman Catholic Ireland. Despite her agency, depth and perspective, O’Connor’s unflinching refusal to conform means that she has often been patronized and unfairly dismissed as an attention-seeking pop star.
IMDb rating 7.7
Producers Paramount, Screen Ireland, Northern Ireland Screen, Field of Vision, Tara Films, Ard Mhacha Productions
Original title Nothing Compares
Directors Kathryn Ferguson
Writers Michael Mallie, Eleanor Emptage, Kathryn Ferguson

Cast

John Reynolds

as Self

Margo Harkin

as Self

Michael Hutchence

as Self (Archival Footage)

Kurt Cobain

as Self (Archival Footage)

George H. W. Bush

as Self (Archival Footage)

Tim Robbins

as Self (Archival Footage)

Bob Marley

as Self (Archival Footage)

John F. Kennedy

as Self (Archival Footage)

Joe Pesci

as Self (Archival Footage)

Kathleen Hanna

as Self

Bob Dylan

as Self (Archival Footage)

Billie Eilish

as Self (Archival Footage)

Ariana Grande

as Self (Archival Footage)