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Screening and Discussion: ‘In the Name of Peace: John Hume in America’

October 14, 2017 at 4:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Join the Consulate General of Ireland in Atlanta at the Plaza Theatre for a special screening of this feature documentary which tells the compelling story of Nobel Laureate John Hume’s successful pursuit of peace in Northern Ireland through his cooperation with senior government leaders in the United States.

Narrated by Liam Neeson, the film includes interviews with former U.S. presidents Bill Clinton and Jimmy Carter and U.K. Prime Ministers Tony Blair and John Major.

A Q&A with the film’s director, Maurice Fitzpatrick, follows.