In the name of the father

Jim Sheridan (director), Terry George (author of screenplay), Daniel Day-Lewis (actor)
In the name of the father / dir. by Jim Sheridan ; screenplay Terry George ... [et al.]
Jim Sheridan
Author of screenplay
Terry George
Daniel Day-Lewis Emma Thompson
Columbia Tristar Home Entertainment, © 2001
1 dvd-video
Recording date
Playing time
132 min.
Taalkeuze: Engels, Frans, Duits, Spaans, Italiaans Ondertiteling : Nederlands, Engels, Frans, Duits, Portugees, Turks, Pools, Tsjechisch, Hongaars, Bulgaars, Deens, Zweeds, Fins, Noors

About Jim Sheridan

Jim Sheridan (born 6 February 1949) is an Irish playwright, screenwriter, film director, and film producer. Between 1989 and 1993, Sheridan directed two critically acclaimed films set in Ireland (My Left Foot and In the Name of the Father). Sheridan has personally received six Academy Award nominations. In addition to the above-mentioned films, he is also known for the films The Boxer and In America.

Life and career

Jim Sheridan was born in Dublin, Ireland on 6 February 1949. He is the brother of playwright Peter Sheridan. The family ran a lodging house, while Anna Sheridan worked at a hotel and Peter Sheridan Snr was a railway clerk with CIÉ. Sheridan's early education was at a Christian Brothers school. In 1969 he attended University College Dublin to study English and History. He became involved in student theater there, where he met Neil Jordan, who also was later to become an important Ir…Read more on Wikipedia