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God Grew Tired of Us: The Story of Lost Boys of Sudan
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God Grew Tired of Us (2006) More at IMDbPro »God Grew Tired of Us: The Story of Lost Boys of Sudan (original title)

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God Grew Tired of Us -- Heartfelt documentary about 4 Sudanese men who escape to America for safety
God Grew Tired of Us -- Four boys from Sudan embark on a journey to America after years of wandering Sub-Saharan Africa in search of safety.


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Panther Bior ... Himself
John Bul Dau ... Himself

Nicole Kidman ... Narrator (voice)
Daniel Abol Pach ... Himself

Directed by
Christopher Dillon Quinn  (as Christopher Quinn)
Tommy Walker (co-director)
Writing credits
Christopher Dillon Quinn (written by) (as Christopher Quinn)

Produced by
Molly Bradford .... producer (as Molly Bradford Pace)
Peter Gilbert .... executive producer
Eric Gilliland .... co-producer
Catherine Keener .... co-producer
Dermot Mulroney .... co-producer
Brad Pitt .... executive producer
Christopher Dillon Quinn .... producer (as Christopher Quinn)
Steve Rosenbaum .... executive producer
Adam Schlesinger .... executive producer
Jack Schneider .... executive producer
Jeffrey Tarrant .... executive producer
Tommy Walker .... producer
Original Music by
Mark McAdam 
Jamie Saft 
Cinematography by
Joe Arcidiacono 
Paul Daley 
Bunt Young 
Film Editing by
Johanna Giebelhaus 
Geoffrey Richman 
Sound Department
Ron Bochar .... sound editor
Paul Hsu .... re-recording mixer
Nicholas Renbeck .... supervising sound editor
Serge Stanley .... sound editor
Tommy Walker .... sound
Alexa Zimmerman .... sound editor
Camera and Electrical Department
Christopher Dillon Quinn .... additional cinematography (as Christopher Quinn)
Editorial Department
Will Cox .... colorist
Will Cox .... on-line editor
Kimberly Holbrook .... assistant editor (as Kim Holbrook)
Julie Bob Lombardi .... additional editor (as Julie 'Bob' Lombardi)
Tom Patterson .... additional editor
Erica Scharf .... assistant editor
Lance Spindler .... color timer
Music Department
Gary Calamar .... music supervisor
Other crew
Carl Deal .... archival research and clearances
Lee Ettinger .... sales and distribution head
Michael J. Linowes .... legal counsel
Jessica Ponte .... office coordinator: National Geographic Entertainment

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  • C5  post-production sound services
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Also Known As:
"God Grew Tired of Us: The Story of Lost Boys of Sudan" - USA (original title)
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Rated PG for thematic elements and some disturbing images
USA:89 min
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A memoir by the same name was written by John Bul Dau with help from Michael Sweeney.See more »
John Bul Dau:It was as if the last day, as people say in the Bible, that there will be a last day, that Jesus Christ will come, and whatever on Earth will be judged. That was my imagination. I though that God felt tired of people on earth here, felt tired of the bad deeds, the bad thing that we are doing, yet God is watching on us. I thought God got tired of us and he want to finish us. When I think of it back...See more »
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