This Is My Father

This Is My Father (1999)

A Journey Of The Heart.

  • Genre: Drama, Romance
  • Release Date: 1999-05-07
  • User Rating: 5.5/10 from 6 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 59min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Hummingbird Communications
  • Production Country: Canada, Ireland
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When schoolteacher Kieran Johnson (James Caan) discovers that his father was not a French sailor (as he had been led to believe) but rather an Irish farmer, Kieran looks to his mother (Moya Farrelly) for answers. When she refuses to provide any, Kieran travels to Ireland. In flashbacks, we watch a romance develop between Kieran's mother, a college girl, and his father (Aidan Quinn), an inarticulat

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  • Aidan Quinn

    as Kieran O'Day
  • James Caan

    as Kieran Johnson
  • Stephen Rea

    as Mission Priest
  • John Cusack

    as Eddie Sharp
  • Colm Meaney

    as Seamus, Owner of the Bed-and-Breakfast
  • Brendan Gleeson

    as Garda Jim
  • Jacob Tierney

    as Jack, Kieran Johnson's Nephew
  • Moira Deady

    as Mrs. Kearney
  • Susan Almgren

    as Betty
  • Aiden Condron

    as Bartender
  • Devon Murray

    as Christy
  • Fiona Glascott

    as Nuala
  • Moya Farrelly

    as Fiona Flynn
  • Donal Donnelly

    as John Maney
  • Marian Quinn

    as Concepta
Production John Hubbard Casting
Camera Declan Quinn Director of Photography
Production Declan Quinn Executive Producer
Production Ros Hubbard Casting
Costume & Make-Up Consolata Boyle Costume Design
Art Claude Paré Art Direction
Production Elie Samaha Executive Producer
Production Aidan Quinn Executive Producer
Costume & Make-Up Benjamin Robin Makeup Department Head
Production Nicolas Clermont Producer
Production Nadia Rona Casting
Production Kieran Corrigan Executive Producer
Editing Glenn Berman Editor
Directing Paul Quinn Director
Production Paul Quinn Executive Producer
Writing Paul Quinn Writer
Production Rosina Bucci Casting
Production Philip King Producer
Costume & Make-Up Fiona Connon Key Makeup Artist
Costume & Make-Up Jacquie Rahal Makeup & Hair
Sound Donal Lunny Original Music Composer
Art Frank Conway Production Design
Art Lesley Oakley Supervising Art Director