An Evening with Jim Sheridan
The Ireland Luxembourg Chamber of Commerce, in association with the British & Irish Film Festival Luxembourg, were delighted to host ‘’An Evening with Jim Sheridan’’ on March 3rd, at the Hotel Park Belair.
Ailbhe Jennings, Vice Chairman of ILCC, introduced the evening. Jim Sheridan, acclaimed Irish playwright, screenwriter, film director and film producer, was then interviewed by Geoff Thompson of G-Media SARL.
Sheridan, a six-time Oscar nominee spoke on a wide range of topics including his early childhood and how it informed his later film making. He also kept the audience entertained with anecdotes of his professional relationship with notable actors including Richard Harris, Robert de Niro, Vanessa Redgrave and Daniel Day Lewis. He spoke of the strong marketing influence America has over the film industry describing it as ‘the top mover’ which had the ability to drive the success of film both within the U.S and overseas.
Jim Sheridan’s talk was followed by Q&A’s from attendees and networking cocktails and canapes.
The Ireland Luxembourg Chamber of Commerce would like to thank its members and guests for attending the night and for their continued support of the Chamber.
You can find more details of the interview in Chronicle.lu.