Jim also intends to make a film about the Irish banking crisis, but is still looking for a way to tell it.
His pride in his home town and country has never been stronger as the industry here continues to thrive.
Two young Irish actors - Aidan Turner and Jack Reynor - both play roles in his new movie 'The Secret Scripture'.
"I think the Irish actors of this generation are the best actors of any generation by a mile," he added. "I think Jamie Dornan is very good. There is him and Aidan Turner, Jack Reynor and Colin (Farrell), obviously.