Boatlift, An Untold Tale of 9/11 Resilience

Uploaded on Sep 7, 2011 by RoadtoResilience

Tom Hanks narrates the epic story of the 9/11 boatlift that evacuated half a million people from the stricken piers and seawalls of Lower Manhattan. Produced and directed by Eddie Rosenstein. Eyepop Productions, Inc.

BOATLIFT was executive produced by Stephen Flynn and Sean Burke and premiered on September 8th at the 9/11 Tenth Anniversary Summit: Remembrance/Renewal/Resilience in Washington. The Summit kicked off a national movement to foster community and national resilience in the face of future crises. See to become a part of the campaign to build a more resilient world. The film was made with the generous support by philanthropist Adrienne Arsht, Chairman Emerita, TotalBank (

One thought on “Boatlift, An Untold Tale of 9/11 Resilience

  1. I’ve seen this before, and each time it brings tears to my eyes. The power of humans working together for something positive and good for other human beings is always heart warming.
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