Soundtrack: In The Name Of The Father
In the Name of the Father is a 1993 biographical film directed by Jim Sheridan. It is based on the true life story of the Guildford Four, four people falsely convicted of the IRA’s Guildford pub bombings.
In the Name of the Father won the Golden Bear at the 44th Berlin International Film Festival and was nominated for seven Academy Awards, including Best Actor in a Leading Role (Daniel Day-Lewis), Best Actor in a Supporting Role (Pete Postlethwaite), Best Actress in a Supporting Role (Emma Thompson), Best Director, Best Film Editing, Best Picture and Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium.
The songs In The Name Of The Father and You Made Me The Thief Of Your Heart, co-written by Gavin Friday, Bono and Maurice Seezer were released as singles.