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English: In the Name of the Father

About the film

A man's coerced confession to an I.R.A. bombing he did not commit results in the imprisonment of his father as well. An English lawyer fights to free them.

Source: IMDB

Themes to explore

  • Legal Injustice
  • IRA Terrorism
  • Father Son Relationship

The story of the Guildford Four

This film is based on the story of the Guildford Four.

Gerry Conlon was one of the Guildford Four

IRA Terrorism in the UK in the 1970-90s

Teaching resources

Audio and Video


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