MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 2,807 this week

September 11 (2002)
"11'09''01 - September 11" (original title)

7.0
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.0/10 from 4,508 users   Metascore: 61/100
Reviews: 56 user | 62 critic | 22 from Metacritic.com

The effects of the 9/11 terrorist attacks are told from different points of view around the world.

Directors:

, (as Amos Gitaï) , 9 more credits »

Writers:

(segment), (segment), 13 more credits »
0Check in
0Share...

On Disc

at Amazon

Editors' Spotlight

Alpha House Premieres Today

All ten episodes of the second season of "Alpha House" are available now. Watch them now, only on Prime Instant Video.


User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 26 titles
created 04 Sep 2011
 
a list of 43 titles
created 28 Mar 2012
 
a list of 22 titles
created 7 months ago
 
a list of 39 titles
created 2 months ago
 
a list of 29 titles
created 1 month ago
 

Related Items

Search for "September 11" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: September 11 (2002)

September 11 (2002) on IMDb 7/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of September 11.
3 wins & 1 nomination. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Powder Keg (2001)
Action | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

January 13, 2001. Times war photographer Harvey Jacobs is wounded while witnessing a massacre at Nuevo Colon by terrorists. In a desperate effort, the United Nations sends a vehicle to get ... See full summary »

Director: Alejandro González Iñárritu
Stars: Clive Owen, Stellan Skarsgård, Lois Smith
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

A collective film of 33 shorts directed by different directors about their feeling about Cinema.

Directors: Theodoros Angelopoulos, Olivier Assayas, and 34 more credits »
Stars: Isabelle Adjani, Pegah Ahangarani, Anouk Aimée
21 Grams (2003)
Crime | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

A freak accident brings together a critically ill mathematician, a grieving mother, and a born-again ex-con.

Director: Alejandro González Iñárritu
Stars: Sean Penn, Benicio Del Toro, Naomi Watts
Biutiful (2010)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

This is the story of Uxbal, a man living in this world, but able to see his death, which guides his every move.

Director: Alejandro González Iñárritu
Stars: Javier Bardem, Maricel Álvarez, Hanaa Bouchaib
Babel (2006)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

Tragedy strikes a married couple on vacation in the Moroccan desert, touching off an interlocking story involving four different families.

Director: Alejandro González Iñárritu
Stars: Brad Pitt, Cate Blanchett, Gael García Bernal
Amores Perros (2000)
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

A horrific car accident connects three stories, each involving characters dealing with loss, regret, and life's harsh realities, all in the name of love.

Director: Alejandro González Iñárritu
Stars: Emilio Echevarría, Gael García Bernal, Goya Toledo
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Five Yorkshiremen try to survive after the British Rail is bought out by a private company.

Director: Ken Loach
Stars: Dean Andrews, Thomas Craig, Joe Duttine
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

A Roma family lives far from the urban centres of Bosnia-Herzegovina. The father Nazif salvages metal from old cars and sells it to a scrap-dealer. The mother Senada keeps the house tidy, ... See full summary »

Director: Danis Tanovic
Stars: Nazif Mujic, Senada Alimanovic, Semsa Mujic
El timbre (1996)
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Director: Alejandro González Iñárritu
Stars: Damián Alcázar, Juan Carlos Colombo, Claudette Maillé
Detrás del dinero (TV Short 1995)
Short | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

A series of events related to a 100 dollar bill.

Director: Alejandro González Iñárritu
Stars: Miguel Bosé, Claudette Maillé
Naran Ja (2012)
Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
Director: Alejandro González Iñárritu
Write the Future (TV Short 2010)
Short | Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
Director: Alejandro González Iñárritu
Stars: Honorah Bourton, Kobe Bryant, Fabio Cannavaro
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Maryam Karimi ...
L'institutrice (segment "Iran")
Mohamad Dolati ...
Enfant (segment "Iran")
Agelem Habibi ...
Enfant (segment "Iran")
Esmat Vahedi ...
Enfant (segment "Iran")
Ameneh Banizadeh ...
Enfant (segment "Iran")
Razieh Jafari ...
Enfant (segment "Iran")
Hassan Rezai ...
Enfant (segment "Iran")
Najibeh Habibi ...
Enfant (segment "Iran")
Emmanuelle Laborit ...
Elle (segment "France")
Jérôme Horry ...
Lui (segment "France")
Nour El-Sherif ...
Youssef Chahine (segment "Egypt") (as Nour Elshérif)
Ahmed Haroun ...
Le G'I (segment "Egypt") (as Ahmed Seif Eldine)
Sanaa Younes ...
La mère (segment "Egypt") (as Sanaa Younés)
Ahmed Fouad Selim ...
Le père (segment "Egypt")
Maher Essam ...
Le Palestinien (segment "Egypt")
Edit

Storyline

Eleven directors from 11 countries each contribute an 11-minute short reflecting on the events of 11 September 2001. A village teacher in Iran tries to explain to her young students what's happened. City kids in Burkina Faso think they've spotted Osama bin Laden. A deaf Frenchwoman in Manhattan writes a Dear John letter to a man who has left that morning for work at the World Trade Center. A Chilean remembers Allende. Events recall other deaths. A mother endures more than her son's death. And so on. The tone varies, as do the locales. Most stories are about others coming to terms with the events of the day, but at least one confronts the viewer with tragedy and death. Written by <jhailey@hotmail.com>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

11 directors, 11 stories, 1 film.

Genres:

Drama

Certificate:

Unrated | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

| | | | | |

Release Date:

11 September 2002 (France)  »

Also Known As:

September 11  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

The Mira Nair segment, "India", is featured on the 2-disc DVD & Blu-ray for Monsoon Wedding (2001). See more »

Quotes

Pablo: Mothers, fathers and loved ones of those who died in New York, soon will be the 29th anniversary of our tuesday, 11th of September and the first anniversary of yours. We will remember you. I hope you will remember us.
See more »

Connections

Features Monsoon Wedding (2001) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

War and media, take a hike! Love your brothers and sisters everywhere!
14 September 2002 | by (Stockholm Sweden) – See all my reviews

The September 11 film is a separate but collective effort by 11 filmmakers who were given $400.000 each to make a film 11 minutes, 9 seconds and 1 frame. The formula is not new, neither are eternal flames as grave markers.

Each director was given creative license to make their film. The result is 11 viewpoints on a host of angles regarding to the suicide aircraft attack on the World Trade Center. The facts of atrocities committed in war should come as no surprise to anyone from any country. Americans are as aware of the damage of war as other nations. War is not good for anyone. When men play war with guns people are killed, innocently. The most interesting inclusion is the Israeli journalist trying to report on a suicide bombing in Tel Aviv. Her story gets bumped because of what's happening in New York. The story is absurd showing how powerful war and media is, and how far from peace the world is. Showing the film reveals how clever the media is in pitting nation against nation and cultivating a fake sense of patriotism. An aftermath of the film could be, don't buy into hating your brother and sister and show some compassion for all people for all injustice everywhere.


17 of 22 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Good films to watch re: 9/11 victorgil
Sean Penn's film lostsixseconds
please dealated2000
Any Opinions about the film hyperhassan
Where was Turkey? Darkmire
When will 11'09"01 release in America? cmyklefty
Discuss September 11 (2002) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?