Munich '72 and Beyond

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Munich '72 and Beyond is a 2016 short documentary film.[1][2][3]

The film documents the secrecy in which the ordeals undergone by the hostages has been shrouded, and follows the struggle of their surviving relatives to discover and reveal the barbarism of the attackers. In the film Ilana Romano, widow of murdered Olympic weightlifter Yossef Romano, reveals that her husband was castrated. Other hostages had their bones broken by their captors.[4]

The film was produced by psychologist Steven Ungerleider,[5] and David Ulich.[6] Stephen Crisman was director, writer and executive producer. Michael Cascio was executive producer, and David Bret Egen was co-producer and editor.[7] Production began in 2015[8] under the working title Munich 1972 & Beyond.[9] The film's runtime is 44 minutes.[10]

Awards[edit]

2017[edit]

  • 38th Annual News & Documentary Awards: Nominated in the Outstanding Research category[11]
  • 2017 Euro Shorts Fest: Best Documentary [12]

2016[edit]

  • LA Shorts Fest: Best Documentary [13]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Jaffee, Maayan (22 May 2015). "After decades of IOC silence, slain Israeli Olympians headed for recognition". JNS.org. 
  2. ^ Munich'72 and Beyond (2016), retrieved 2017-08-14 
  3. ^ Zaccardi, Nick (1 December 2015). "Munich 1972 Olympic attack victims' families detail massacre in documentary". NBC Sports. 
  4. ^ Borden, Sam (1 December 2015). "Long-Hidden Details Reveal Cruelty of 1972 Munich Attackers". New York Times. Retrieved 1 December 2015. 
  5. ^ "Psychologist's documentary focuses on the 1972 Munich Massacre". American Psychological Association. July 2015. Retrieved 1 December 2015. 
  6. ^ Munich'72 and Beyond (2016), retrieved 2017-08-14 
  7. ^ http://www.kpbs.org/news/2016/aug/12/munich-72-and-beyond/
  8. ^ Benari, Elad (5 July 2015). "Documentary on 1972 Munich Massacre Begins Production". Arutz 7. Retrieved 1 December 2015. 
  9. ^ Bryn Elise Sandberg (2015-02-26). "Stephen Crisman and Michael Cascio Developing Terrorism Documentary (Exclusive)". The Hollywood Reporter. 
  10. ^ Helene Elliott (2016-05-12). "Documentary sheds new light on killing of 11 Israelis at 1972 Munich Olympics". Los Angeles Times. 
  11. ^ "NOMINEES FOR THE 38th ANNUAL NEWS & DOCUMENTARY EMMY® AWARDS ANNOUNCED | The Emmy Awards - The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences". emmyonline.com. Retrieved 2017-08-14. 
  12. ^ "Euro Shorts Fest". www.euroshortsfest.com. Retrieved 2017-08-14. 
  13. ^ "Munich '72 and Beyond Wins Best Documentary at LA Shorts Fest". aroundtherings.com. Retrieved 2017-08-14. 

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