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Culture Club - Jim Sheridan

This week's Culture Club inductee is Jim Sheridan, director of some of the greatest Irish films ever...
Sarah Stacey
Sarah Stacey

7:09 PM - 25 Sep 2019



The Last Word With Matt Cooper

Culture Club - Jim Sheridan

Sarah Stacey
Sarah Stacey

7:09 PM - 25 Sep 2019

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This week's Culture Club inductee is Jim Sheridan, director of some of the greatest Irish films ever made.

His work includes In the Name of the Father and My Left Foot, which had 13 Academy Award nominations between them.

Jim is also curating the sixth annual Dublin Arabic Film Festival, which takes place on 4 October at the Irish Film Institute.

He joined us to talk about his favourite movies, TV shows, podcasts and music.

Favourite Movie: The Godfather

Favourite TV shows: The People v. O.J. Simpson, I, Claudius

Favourite Podcast: West Cork

Favourite Album: The Beatles - Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band

Best Gigs: The Rolling Stones at The Adelphi in 1965, Thin Lizzy at Stardust

Favourite Books: The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Teachings of Don Juan by Carlos Castaneda

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