Director Jim Sheridan and producer Noel Pearson, who made the Oscar-nominated "My Left Foot," have collaborated on their second film, "The Field," starring Richard Harris.

Returning to the screen after an eight-year absence, Harris will play Bull McCabe, fearless patriarch of a 1930s Irish village.Co-starring as an Irish-American businessman is Tom Berenger. Filmed in Ireland, the picture is scheduled for release in December.