Director: Patricia Riggen • US, Chile
In 2010, 33 Chilean miners were buried alive by the catastrophic explosion and collapse of a century-old gold and copper mine. Over the next 69 days, an international team worked night and day in a desperate attempt to rescue the trapped men. Starring Antonio Banderas and Juliette Binoche, this tense, dramatic thriller depicts the courage of both the miners and their families who refused to give up.
Run Time: 125 Min.
Festival Program: Special Presentation, Cinema of the Americas
Official Website: http://www.the33movie.com/