RUNTIME : 130 mn
RELEASE DATE SEPTEMBER 11th 2002
Highlighting the sheer enormity of 9/11 and the event’s ripple effect throughout the world, grasping the human factors involved in this tragedy, encouraging reflection along with emotion, and giving everyone a chance to be heard required no less than a collaborative effort: a film involving eleven directors from different countries and cultural backgrounds, eleven perspectives on the tragic events that occurred in New York City on September 11th 2001, eleven points of view expressing the commitment of individual consciences.
ELEVEN SHORT FILMS WRITTEN AND REALIZED BY : Ken Loach, Claude Lelouch, Youssef Chanine, Danis Tanovic, Idriss Ouedraogo, Alejandro Gonzalez Innaritu, Amos Gitaï, Mira Nair, Sean Penn, Shoei Imamura et Samira Makhmalbaf.
MUSIC : Michael Brook, Manu Dibango, Osvaldo Golijov, Taro Iwashiro, Salif Keita, Heitor Pereira, Gustavo Santaolalla, Dusko Segvic, Mohammad Reza Darvishi et Vladimir Vega.
WITH : Keren Mor, Liron Levo, Vladimir Vega , Maryam Karimi, Emmanuelle Laborit, Jérôme Horry, Nour Elsherif, Dzana Pinjo, Alexsandar Seksan, Lionel Zizréel Guire, René Aimé Bassingua, Tanvi Azmi, Kapil Bawa , Ernest Borgnine, Tomorowo Taguchi, Kumiko Aso, George F. Sheffey, Ahmed Haroun , Reem Bitar, Cole Blackwel
AWARD AND NOMINATIONS : Named at the 2002 César for the best film of the European Union
UNESCO Prize at the Venice Film Festival 2002