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Title Saint of 9/11 [electronic resource] : the true story of Father Mychal Judge / producer, Equality Forum ; director, Glenn Holsten.

Imprint [New York, N.Y.] : Arts Alliance America, [2007]


Note Downloadable video file.
Title from title screen (viewed on Feb. 1, 2008).
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2006.
Access Digital content provided by OverDrive; access may be restricted to users at subscribing institutions.
Credits Director of photography, Chris Landy ; editor, Kathy Soulliere ; original music, Michael Aharon.
Performer Narrator, Sir Ian McKellen; interviews with Malachy McCourt, Thomas Von Essen, Bill Clinton, Hillary Rodham Clinton, Rudy Giuliani.
Summary Saint of 9/11 presents the remarkable journey of Father Mychal Judge. Compassionate champion of the needy and forgotten, a beloved New York Fire Department Chaplain, Father Judge was a humble priest who wrestled with his own private demons while touching others in powerful and miraculous ways. Throughout his career as a friar, he lived a life of witness, action and love. He provided hope, warmth, compassion, and acceptance.Saint of 9/11 weaves interviews with friend and colleagues such as Hillary Rodham Clinton, Bill Clinton, Rudy Giuliani and Malachi McCourt, congregants and Mychal's own words. The film portrays Mychal's life as a spiritual adventure and an honest embrace of life. Saint of 9/11 is the story of a life's journey interrupted. Inspired by his life, the documentary embraces Mychal's full humanity.
Audience Age group: NR
System Details Mode of access: World Wide Web.
System requirements: OverDrive Media Console (file size: 454818KB).
Subject Judge, Mychal, 1933-2001.
New York (N.Y.). Fire Department.
Priests -- New York (State) -- New York -- Biography.
Fire fighters -- Death.
Gay men -- Conduct of life.
September 11 Terrorist Attacks, 2001.
Genre/Form Documentary films
Added Author Holsten, Glenn
McKellen, Ian.
McCourt, Malachy, 1931-
Von Essen, Thomas
Clinton, Bill, 1946-
Clinton, Hillary Rodham
Giuliani, Rudolph W.
Equality Forum (Organization)
Arts Alliance America (Firm)
OverDrive, Inc.
ISBN (downloadable video : OverDrive Video)

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