“The Irish in Film,” a series sponsored by the Irish Studies Committee (DiMenna-Nyselius Library. FREE.)
Five Minutes of Heaven
October 6, 7 p.m.
“Five Minutes of Heaven” (2009), directed by Oliver Hirschbiegel and starring Liam Neeson as the Belfast murderer of 19-year-old Catholic laborer, Jim Griffin, who was killed in 1975. The stunned witness to the murder was Jim’s 11-year-old brother Joe (James Nesbitt). The two are scheduled to meet some 20 years later on a TV show.