TECHNICAL INFORMATION
Country: United Kingdom
Language: English
Year: 0001
SYNOPSIS
THE PROMISED LAND tells the gripping true story of two British police officers THOMAS WILKIN, played by Jim Sturgess, and GEOFFREY MORTON, played by Matthew Macfadyen and their battle to bring to an end the campaign of bombings and assassinations by the extreme right-wing Jewish underground led by the charismatic poet, AVRAHAM STERN. The story is told through the eyes of the British Assistant District Commissioner ROBERT CHAMBERS played by Colin Firth. The film culminates when the two policemen track Stern down to his hide out in an apartment block in Tel Aviv in 1942.
CREDITS
Director Michael Winterbottom
Producer Andrew Eaton
Writer Laurence Coriat
CAST
Colin Firth
ADDITIONAL INFO
Award winner Winterbottom also directed A MIGHTY HEART (2007), THE ROAD TO GUANTANAMO (2006) and 24 HOUR PARTY PEOPLE (2002).
 
Michael Winterbottom  | director
Filmography
2010    THE KILLER INSIDE ME
2009    THE SHOCK DOCTRINE (documentary)
2008    GENOVA
2007    A MIGHTY HEART
2006    THE ROAD TO GUANTANAMO (documentary)
2005    A COCK AND BULL STORY
2004    9 SONGS
2003    CODE 46
2002    IN THIS WORLD
2002    24 HOUR PARTY PEOPLE
2000    THE CLAIM
 
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AWARDS
Year Category Awarded By Award Result Award Recipient