Irish Film Board backs plans to make movie about Jim McGuinness

first_imgThe Irish Film Board is backing plans to turn the Jim McGuinness story into a big screen blockbuster.Well-known film director Kirsten Sheridan is adapting the Glenties’ man book, Until Victory Always.Now the Irish Film Board has given a grant of €19,500 in development funding for the project. Now the story of how Jim turned a team of underdogs into All-Ireland champions has moved a step closer to becoming a reality.Sheridan, the daughter of Oscar-nominee Jim, will adapt the book and direct the film.She has made several films including August Rush (2007) and Dollhouse (2012).Irish Film Board backs plans to make movie about Jim McGuinness was last modified: October 16th, 2017 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:donegalfilm Kirsten SheridanGAAJim McGuinnesslast_img read more