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Celtic View
From Russia With Love
Joe Sullivan
12 September 2005
 
WHEN Jeff Healey and Jamie Doran produced Jimmy Johnstone’s Lord of the Wing DVD they could little have realised that icons evoking images of Tsarist Russia would end up on show inside Celtic Park…
 
But now, thanks to the amazing generosity of two Celtic-daft guys, Tony Wyber and Abdul Aziz, thousands of Bhoys’ supporters will have the opportunity to view Jimmy Johnstone’s exclusive Faberge eggs when they take pride of place in Paradise.
 
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The Independent
Big-screen treatment for Celtic's greatest hero
Calum Philip
24 April 2004
 
Calum Philip previews a special film paying tribute to the legendary winger Jimmy Johnstone
 
It will be a film premiere with a difference. No luvvies, just love. In an era when Footballer's Wives seems to sum up the vacuous flip side to the modern-day glamour, one footballer's life will be up there on the silver screen tomorrow night in Glasgow.
 
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WorldFest Houston Film Festival 2004
Afghan Massacre -The Convoy of Death wins Special Jury Award 2004
21 April 2004
 
WorldFest Houston Film Festival 2004 Gold Special Jury Award.

Afghan Massacre – The Convoy of Death, winner for documentary in the independent theatrical feature films and video category.

 
 
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BBC
New York's HIV experiment
Jamie Doran
30 November 2004
 
HIV positive children and their loved ones have few rights if they choose to battle with social work authorities in New York City.
 
Jacklyn Hoerger's job was to treat children with HIV at a New York children's home. But nobody had told her that the drugs she was administering were experimental and highly toxic. "We were told that if they were vomiting, if they lost their ability to walk, if they were having diarrhoea, if they were dying, then all of this was because of their HIV infection."
 
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The Scotsman
Jinky is back in spotlight as legend hits screen
Richard Purden
24 April 2004
 
IN A cab on the way to visit Jimmy Johnstone at the Celtic legend’s home, the driver talks endearingly about "Jinky" and enthuses about Celtic’s history in European football.
 
As he pulls away after dropping me off, the driver shouts: "I’m a bluenose, by the way!" When it comes to Jimmy Johnstone, Old Firm loyalties seem to melt away.
 
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