What drives an entrepreneur? Is ruthlessness a necessary ingredient of being a top CEO? With a fast-paced script by Aaron Sorkin (The Social Network) and directed by Danny Boyle (Slumdog Millionaire), this gripping drama centres on three formative products in Jobs’ career, showing the dramatic moments at each stage of the Apple CEO’s journey. With a commanding central performance from Michael Fassbender, Steve Jobs offers insight into the renowned entrepreneur’s vision as well as the uncompromising nature of his leadership. A great choice for Business students.
USA • 2015 • Drama • 122min
Director: Danny Boyle
IFI, Dublin -Mar 1, 10.30am
Newbridge, Riverbank Arts Centre – Mar 14. (Riverbank Arts Centre on 045 448 327)
Cork, The Gate Cinema Apr 19. (Cork Film Festival on 021 427 1711)
Roscommon Arts Centre Apr 26. (Roscommon Arts Centre on 0906 625 824)
These screenings are part of the 2016 Spring/Summer schools programme.