Remembering Munich ’72

Yesterday, September 5, marked the 45th anniversary of the terrorist attack on the Israeli Summer Olympic team in Munich, Germany. Today marks the opening of a memorial to the 11 slain athletes, located on the grounds of the Munich Olympic Stadium. And through Friday, September 15, you can watch an award-winning documentary remembering the massacre and detailing the decades-long struggle to build the memorial. Stream Munich ’72 and Beyond for free on YouTube, or right here:

Munich ’72 and Beyond was honored as Best Documentary at the Los Angeles International Short Film Festival, and has been nominated for Outstanding Research in the News & Documentary Emmy Awards, which will be announced October 5.

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About Les Luchter

Les Luchter is a former managing editor of Multichannel News, editor-in-chief of Cable Marketing, and news editor of Broadcast Week.

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