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One day in September / Sony Pictures Classics, a Passion Pictures production, an Arthur Cohn production ; producers, Arthur Cohn, John Battsek ; director, Kevin MacDonald.

Cohn, Arthur, 1928- (Added Author). Battsek, John. (Added Author). Macdonald, Kevin, 1967- (Added Author). Douglas, Michael, 1944- (Added Author). Heffes, Alex. (Added Author). Sony Pictures Classics (Firm) (Added Author). Passion Pictures (Firm) (Added Author). Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment (Firm) (Added Author).
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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Jay Co PL - Portland DVDa 364.15 (Text) 76383000351771 Movies Available -
Lebanon PL - Lebanon DVD 364.15 ONE (Text) 34330512023574 AV - Non-Fiction Movie Collection Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1404916962
  • ISBN: 9781404916968
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (97 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Culver City, Calif. : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, 2005.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Re-release of the original 1999 movie.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Alwin Kuchler, Neve Cunningham ; editor, Justine Wright ; original music, Alex Heffes.
Participant or Performer Note:
Narrator, Michael Douglas.
Summary, etc.:
This is the shocking and incredibly true story of the brutal massacre of 11 Israeli athletes by a team of extreme Palestinian terrorists during the 1972 Olympics in Munich, Germany. From terrorist training in Libya to the terrorists sneaking into the Olympic Village to the tension-filled negotiations to the shocking conclusion at a German airport.For the first time, the lone surviving member of that extremist group speaks. Actual video shot during the crisis is used to help tell the story.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: R, for some graphic violent images.
System Details Note:
DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital surround.
Language Note:
Closed-captioned. English or German dialog. English subtitles.
Awards Note:
Academy Award: 2000, Best Documentary, Features (Arthur Cohn, Kevin MacDonald).
British Independent Film Award: 2000, British Independent Film Award Best Newcomer (Off-Screen) (Justine Wright (editor)); Douglas Hickox Award (Kevin Macdonald).
Golden Camera, Germany: 2001, Golden Camera Film - International (Arthur Cohn).
ALA Notable Video, 2001-2002.
Subject: Munaẓẓamat Aylūl al-Aswad.
Olympic Games (20th : 1972 : Munich, Germany)
Athletes > Israel.
Genre: Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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