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.
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