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Richard Belfiore (additional writing)
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Release Date:
11 September 2009 (USA) See more »
Tagline:
In a world of growing disasters and wars ... everyone is needed. See more »
Plot:
Four volunteers travel to Peraliya, Sri Lankan after the 2004 tsunami, and their planned two-week journey becomes a year of heartbreak and rebirth. Full summary » | Full synopsis »
Awards:
1 win See more »
NewsDesk:
(7 articles)
Spurlock To Direct, Whedon To Produce Comic-Con Episode Four: A Fan’S Hope
 (From ScifiMafia. 21 May 2010, 6:00 AM, PDT)

Haitian Earthquake Relief
 (From CultureCatch. 20 February 2010, 4:59 AM, PST)

Precious Music: Q&A with Composer Mario Grigorov
 (From Alt Film Guide. 9 November 2009, 1:14 AM, PST)

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2008 Cannes Film festival standing ovation See more (20 total) »

Cast

 
A.P. Darmedesa ... Himself
Bruce French ... Himself
Oscar Gubernati ... Himself
Donny Paterson ... Himself

Alison Thompson ... Herself

Directed by
Alison Thompson 
 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Richard Belfiore  additional writing

Produced by
Joe Amodei .... executive producer
Kym Anthony .... executive producer
Richard Belfiore .... co-executive producer
Jeremy Chilnick .... co-producer
Cedar Daniels .... co-producer
Peter Demas .... executive producer
Sunil Elvitigala .... co-producer
Marco Franzoni .... co-producer
Oscar Gubernati .... producer
Doug Kennedy .... associate producer
David Pederson .... co-executive producer (as Dave Pederson)
Morgan Spurlock .... executive producer
Russell Terlecki .... co-producer
Alison Thompson .... executive producer
 
Original Music by
Mario Grigorov 
Jaron Lanier 
 
Cinematography by
Sunil Elvitigala 
Marco Franzoni 
 
Film Editing by
Cedar Daniels 
Peter Demas 
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Sunil Elvitigala .... camera operator
 
Editorial Department
Arnie Schlissel .... colorist
 
Music Department
Bo Boddie .... composer: additional music
 
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David Magdael .... publicist
Anne Stulz .... publicist (uncredited)
 

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France:94 min
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After the 2010 Haiti earthquake disaster, director Alison Thompson flew to Haiti with Sean Penn and Oscar Gubernati and ran a field hospital and refugee camp of over 70,000 people for 6 months.See more »
Quotes:
Donny:I walk around at home and nobody gives a f... , I come here and everybody cares its quite humbling really.See more »

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50 out of 50 people found the following review useful.
2008 Cannes Film festival standing ovation, 1 June 2008
Author: eldridgeway from london

I was lucky enough to get a much coveted ticket to The Third Wave film at the Presidential Jury Screening at the 2008 Cannes film festival last week. It was wall to wall packed. Bono showed up with Sean Penn and Michael Moore seemed to love it by that big grin and was hugging the filmmakers along with Natalie Portman, Faye Dunaway and a whole bunch of jury and celebrities. It was a powerful film and there was a really long standing ovation at the end of it. Big balls to Sean Penn and Morgan Spurlock for finding this film it was the pearl of the festival. The film stayed with me for a few days and kinda spoiled watching the other films as nothing was as good as it. I hope it gets picked up, the world should see it. The filmmakers spoke at the end in a very humble way and I got to talk to them at the after party. Donny the main character was like Indiana Jones and was a very funny guy. These guys are heroes.

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