Killing in the Name (film)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Killing in the Name
Killing in the Name FilmPoster.jpeg
Directed by Jed Rothstein
Produced by Jed Rothstein, Jessica Van Garsse, Rory Kennedy, Liz Garbus. Executive Producer: Carie Lemack.
Music by Mark Degli Antoni
Cinematography Tom Hurwitz
Edited by Kate Taverna
Distributed by Moxie Firecracker Films
Release date
  • July 30, 2010 (2010-07-30) (DocuWeeks)
Country United States
Language English

Killing in the Name is an award-winning 2010 documentary film on Islamist terrorism.[1] It was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Documentary (Short Subject) at the 83rd Academy Awards on January 25, 2011[2] but lost to Strangers No More.[3]

The film showed in Los Angeles DocuWeeks on July 30, 2010.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Al-Qaida Attack Survivor Wages His Own Jihad". AOL News. Archived from the original on 2011-03-02. Retrieved 2011-01-25.
  2. ^ "Nominees for the 83rd Academy Awards". Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences. Retrieved 2011-01-25.
  3. ^ Rojas, Rick (February 27, 2011). "Oscars: 'Strangers No More' wins for documentary short". Los Angeles Times Awards Tracker. Retrieved February 28, 2011.
  4. ^ "DocuWeeks 2010". documentary.org. Archived from the original on February 23, 2011. Retrieved January 29, 2011.

External links[edit]