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3.9
1,423 Ratings

In the Name of the Father

Directed by Jim Sheridan
United Kingdom, Ireland, 1993
Drama, Biography

Synopsis

Man’s coerced confession to an IRA bombing he didn’t do imprisons his father as well; a British lawyer helps fight for their freedom.

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In the Name of the Father Directed by Jim Sheridan

Awards & Festivals

Berlin International Film Festival

1994 | 2 wins including: Golden Bear

Academy Awards

1994 | 7 nominations including: Best Picture

National Board of Review

1993 | Winner: Top Ten Films

BAFTA Awards

1994 | 2 nominations including: Best Actor

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