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The Late Show

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Telling the Troubles
From the Oscar-winning film The Crying Game to bestselling novels by Jack Higgins , the conflict in Northern Ireland has proved a source of compelling stories for fiction writers. Are the Troubles being exploited in the interests of a good story, or are writers able to tell truths too sensitive for news and current affairs programmes? This report includes interviews with film directors Neil Jordan and Ken Loach , actor Stephen Rea and thriller writer M S Power.
Producer James Kent
Series editor Mike Poole

Contributors

Unknown: Jack Higgins
Directors: Neil Jordan
Directors: Ken Loach
Unknown: Stephen Rea
Producer: James Kent
Editor: Mike Poole

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