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The horrific events of September 11th, 2001 were captured on film by two brothers (Jules and Gedeon Naudet) and turned into 9/11: The Filmmakers' Commemorative Edition. This documentary is presented in a non-anamorphic 1.85:1 widescreen transfer. The film retains a gritty, stoic feel that lets viewers grasp what it was like to be in New York City when the World Trade Center buildings were attacked, then subsequently collapsed to the ground. The imperfections on the video transfer suit the film well. The ...
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The horrific events of September 11th, 2001 were captured on film by two brothers (Jules and Gedeon Naudet) and turned into 9/11: The Filmmakers' Commemorative Edition. This documentary is presented in a non-anamorphic 1.85:1 widescreen transfer. The film retains a gritty, stoic feel that lets viewers grasp what it was like to be in New York City when the World Trade Center buildings were attacked, then subsequently collapsed to the ground. The imperfections on the video transfer suit the film well. The soundtrack is presented in Dolby Digital Stereo in English. Much like the video portion of the disc, the soundtrack is filled with imperfections and blemishes, capturing every chill and horror from one of America's darkest hours. The defects on both the video and audio portions of this disc allow for a realistic, somber record of the events. No alternate soundtracks or subtitles are available on this disc. The sole extra feature to be found here are a few interviews with various firefighters who survived 9/11.
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Closed Caption; Widescreen version; Dolby Digital; English Stereo; Bonus interviews
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Originally aired on CBS, 9/11: The Filmmakers Commemorative Edition vividly recounts the tragic events that occurred at the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001. Brothers Gedeon and Jules Naudet, French filmmakers who had been making a documentary on the firefighters of Engine 7, Ladder 1, ended up instead capturing on film one of the most horrific events in American history. After the first plane hit, Jules followed the firefighters as they raced toward ground zero, recording everything on camera as it occurred. Over the next several hours, Naudet continued rolling, even entering the North Tower as the scene became more and more chaotic. 9/11 contains an additional 20 minutes of never-before-seen footage as well as 50 minutes of exclusive interviews, and remains among the most emotionally visceral accounts of the terrorist attack on New York City.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 9/12/2002
  • UPC: 097368757943
  • Original Release: 2002
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  • Source: Paramount
  • Region Code: 1
  • Presentation: Wide Screen
  • Sound: Dolby Digital Stereo
  • Language: English
  • Time: 2:09:00
  • Format: DVD

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Robert De Niro Host
Gedeon Naudet Voice Only
Jules Naudet Voice Only
Technical Credits
James Hanlon Director, Executive Producer
Gedeon Naudet Director, Executive Producer
Jules Naudet Director, Executive Producer
Richard Barber Editor, Producer
Graydon Carter Executive Producer
Ricahrd Fiocca Score Composer
Tom Forman Producer, Screenwriter
David Friend Executive Producer
Hal Gessner Executive Producer
Greg Kandra Screenwriter
Rob Klug Producer
Paul LaRosa Producer
M.J. Maloy Editor, Producer
Jason Schmidt Editor
Bruce Spiegel Editor, Producer
Mead Stone Editor, Producer
Susan Zirinsky Executive Producer, Producer
Susan Zrinsky Producer
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Side #1 --
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   Interviews
      "It Was 8:46 in the Morning..."
      "The Building Started to Shake..."
      "It's Not Easy Being a Survivor."
      "I'll Never Forget."
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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    Simply remarkable...

    Just as there are simply too many words that have been written and said about this most horrific day in our coorperate memories, the Naudet brothers' personal account of 9/11 in Manhatten have brought us into the reality of that day with remarkable honesty, courage and simplicity. As cameramen, they certainly must echo the words of Ansel Adams, who said that he did believe that God had him in the right place at the right time to record on film the images that were before him. This film is not just one for historical archives, but one for all of us who earnestly value our personal relationships. I was deeply moved.

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    Never Forget

    I've seen this documentary 3 times. Each time it takes me back to where I was and what I was doing when I heard about the planes hitting. I'm only 17, but this moment in history will stay with my forever. I've seen other films about 9/11 and I've seen all the news coverage, but none of them even come close to showing you how gruesome and horrible being there actually was except this one.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    A Must-Have For All Americans

    I was able to watch this movie through another source and was quite amazed at what I saw. I watched all the film footage from the news, but if you really want to see things from a closer point of view that NYFD & NYPD saw, you must purchase this DVD. It let's you see first hand that damgers our fire departments & police officers handle in such a tragic event that happened that day in September. This DVD isn't for everyone, it shows extreme film footage never to be taken lightly because it's the real deal.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    A Reviewer, A Survivor...

    I happen to be directly outside the North Tower on Vessey St. & West Broadway, opposite corner from 7 World Trade on this dreadful day. As I saw this film when it aired on CBS(NYC), as well as when I purchased the DVD, I couldn't hold back the tears running down my cheeks as all feelings of fear, confusion, desperation, uselessness came back in overwhelming fashion. Remembering all the faces of people in the streets as I rushed to leave lower Manhattan. Seeing hundreds of firemen, police officers, emergency workers rushing towards the towers... This is the real deal. A must have film to let all know what happened on 9/11 from the inside. An incredible film, by a pair of incredible brothers who risked all to capture the events unfold with desregard for their own safety.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    Never forget

    This footage is so unreal. It makes you realize why we need to continue to fight terriosts all over the world-- when you see the tragedy first hand like this. This is not an explotation of the events in NYC on 9/11, but rather a slap of reality. People often don't want to watch things cause it's 'too much', but if you ever want to have a 1% understanding of what really happened at ground zero that day- you need to see this documentary. It is a part of history. WE can never forget the events of that day-- and watching the footage makes it burned in your memory.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    something to own, and never get rid of...

    I'm only 14, and I remember the tragic events as they unfolded three years ago to the day... I really remember this special though the most... it's so heart felt and emotional, the first part of it is basically about this one amatuer guy w/ a video camera documenting the new york fire department, and this one new guy who became a part of it. Then, it's all about what happened that unforgetable day. This is not an option of maybe getting this DVD, this is a MUST HAVE, because future generations won't know what really happened, and they will have this to look back on to see what we all saw. So, spare a few bucks to buy this amazing DVD.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    Almost 'Too Real'

    Imagine filming a documentary on a fire company, and looking up just in time to film the first plane crashing into the WTC a couple blocks away.Imagine actually venturing inside the WTC, with those same firemen. This isn't a collection of news footage from the street outside. This is Jules Naudet, risking his own life, to remain with the fire company, filming from inside the WTC as the events unfold. A very powerful and personal film.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 11, 2003

    it captured everything

    this is a must see. it shows everything that happened and what built up to september 11,2001. it captures the emotion of what everyone was feeling that day. buy it -you wont regret it.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    Wrenching..

    This is a tough film to watch. But should be watched. We can never forget the events of 9/11 or the loss. Watch this film and you won't be able to forget. Beautifully done. God Bless the FDNY.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    Unique and Powerful

    This project offers a very unique and powerful ¿insiders view¿ of the 9/11 attacks on the World Trade Center. The footage is ¿real¿ and riveting and a must see. See and hear what was going on inside the WTC while America and the world was watching.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    On CBS on 9/11

    This was the most powerful movie I've ever seen!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    A new perspective

    Truly amazing video. Video taken from the perspective of the firefighters and other rescue workers.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    A heart stopper...

    Never has an ''accidental moment'' captured so much. You sence the fear and confusion of those first moments as if you were actually there. This film is a priceless piece of documentary that will have a long life!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    Best Film I Have Ever Seen About 9-11

    This is the best video i have ever seen about the events of 9-11. This video has footage no T.V. station ever had.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    EXCELLENT

    This is the best movie documenting the attacks of 9/11. The footage is awesome and the camera never stopped rolling. This will be a movie to keep in your library forever to commemorate the events of 9/11/01.

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    Posted July 16, 2009

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    Posted November 15, 2009

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