News & Updates Archives

Project Rebirth Premieres at Sundance Film Festival

Home > News & Updates > Project Rebirth Premieres at Sundance Film Festival

projectrebirth.jpgFebruary 11, 2011. CCNMTL partner Project Rebirth premiered its feature-length film REBIRTH in the new Documentary Premieres section of the 2011 Sundance Film Festival this past January. Directed by Jim Whitaker, REBIRTH, follows nine people coping with the aftermath of 9/11 and chronicles the rebuilding of the World Trade Center.

CCNMTL and Georgetown University collaborated with the Project Rebirth organization to create an educational initiative in which students, researcher, and practitioners could explore and learn from the REBIRTH documentary. Students studying a range of subjects at Columbia—including social work, psychology, and film—have engaged with raw REBIRTH footage using CCNMTL's video analysis tool, VITAL. Learn more about CCNMTL's work with Project Rebirth in our project portfolio.

Related news:
Apr-24-2012: Newsletter Features Project Rebirth
Oct-27-2011: Film Screening: REBIRTH
Apr-13-2010: Downtown Express Features Project Rebirth and Partners
Mar-29-2010: Project Rebirth Hosts Reception for CCNMTL
Sep-15-2009: Project Rebirth Founder Jim Whitaker in the News
Sep-11-2009: Project Rebirth Gets Local Attention in Roslyn News
Apr-13-2009: CCNMTL Hosts Project Rebirth Event and Preview in Miller Theatre on April 15
Dec-16-2008: With Project Rebirth Columbia and Georgetown Offer Students a Closer Look at Post 9-11 Recovery