One day in September

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 negotiation...

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Corporate Authors: Sony Pictures Classics (Firm), Passion Pictures (Firm), Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
Other Authors: Cohn, Arthur, 1928-, Battsek, John., Macdonald, Kevin, 1967-, Douglas, Michael, 1944-
Format: Movie DVD
Language:English
German
Published: Culver City, Calif. : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, 2005.
Series:Sony Pictures Classics
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Summary: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.

Gives new insights into the 1972 Munich massacre, the murder of 11 Israeli athletes by a group of Palestinian extremists. For the first time, the lone surviving member of that extremist group speaks about the horrible events. ALA Notable Video 2001-2002.

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Item Description:Documentary.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1999.
Physical Description:1 videodisc (97 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Format:DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital surround.
Audience:MPAA rating: R, for some graphic violent images.
Awards: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.
Production Credits:Director of photography, Alwin Kuchler, Neve Cunningham ; editor, Justine Wright ; original music, Alex Heffes.
ISBN:1404916962