JFK: A Homecoming
JFK: A Homecoming delves behind the well-known story of the 1963 visit of US President John F. Kennedy’s visit to Ireland. It examines his relationship with us and reflects on the Ireland into which he arrived. The documentary features contributions from Ted Sorensen, one of Kennedy's most trusted advisors who was with him on the trip to Ireland, Jean Kennedy Smith, Colm Tóibín , Diarmaid Ferriter, and JFK's American biographer Robert Dallek. It also features rare film archive and previously unheard audio archive from the JFK library in Boston as well as stories and memories of eye-witnesses from all over the country.
Produced by Animo Film & Television Productions
Directed by Maurice Sweeney