Saint of 9/11 Poster

Release Date: September 6th, 2006

DVD Release Date: November 21st, 2006

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 31 min

Plot Summary
One of the most famous photographs of the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, is the image of the Rev. Mychal Judge's body being carried from the rubble of the World Trade Center. Filmmaker Glenn Holsten pays tribute to Judge, the unorthodox chaplain of the New York City Fire Department, focusing on his life and good works.

Cast: Ian McKellen

Director: Glenn Holsten

Genres: Documentary

Production Co: Equality Forum

Keywords: New York City, 2000s, Sacrifice, Inspiring, Emotional, Rescue, Transformation, Judge, Friend

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  • The eloquent narration forSaint of 9/11 is delivered by Ian McKellen. show more

  • Overly reverent but still immensely touching. show more

  • Throughout, Holstein makes no bones about the fact that Father Mychal was hardly perfect -- he was a recovering alcoholic who found salvation in Alcoholics Anonymous -- nor does he attempt to disguise Father Mychal's homosexuality, something he never made public but which no doubt grounded his gutsy work with gay Catholics and people with AIDS. show more

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