Uprising (2001 film)

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DVD cover
Written by Jon Avnet
Paul Brickman
Directed by Jon Avnet
Starring Leelee Sobieski
Hank Azaria
David Schwimmer
Jon Voight
Donald Sutherland
Theme music composer Maurice Jarre
Country of origin United States
Original language(s) English
Producer(s) Jon Avnet
Jordan Kerner
Cinematography Denis Lenoir
Editor(s) Sabrina Plisco
Running time 151 minutes
Distributor NBC
Original release November 4, 2001

Uprising is a 2001 war/drama television miniseries about the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising. The film was directed by Jon Avnet and written by Avnet and Paul Brickman. It was filmed in multiple locations, including Bratislava, Slovakia and Innsbruck in Tyrol, Austria. This miniseries was first aired on the NBC television network over two consecutive nights in November 2001.[1]

The miniseries's soundtrack was the last film score composed by Maurice Jarre, and prominently features the work of Max Bruch, including his Violin Concerto No. 1 during the opening sequence.


Polish Jews imprisoned in the Warsaw Ghetto rise up against the Nazi German army in 1943.


Alternate titles[edit]

The French title for the film is 1943, l'ultime révolte.[2] The German title for the film is Uprising: Der Aufstand.[3]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Uprising". TV Tango.
  2. ^ 1943, l'ultime révolte: Amazon.fr: Cary Elwes, David Schwimmer, Donald Sutherland, Hank Azaria, Jon Voight, Leelee Sobieski, Jon Avnet: DVD
  3. ^ Uprising - Der Aufstand - Mini TV-Serie: Amazon.de: LeeLee Sobieski, Hank Azaria, David Schwimmer, Jon Avnet: DVD & Blu-ray

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