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Life in a Day Details

  • Release Date: Jul 29, 2011
  • Rated: Disturbing violent images, language and sexual reference
  • Runtime: 1 hr. 35 min.
  • Genres: Documentary
  • Director:Kevin Macdonald


Director [[Performer~P44158~Kevin Macdonald~kevinmacdonald]] ([[Feature~V331715~The Last King of Scotland~thelastkingofscotland]]) and producer [[Performer~P110579~Ridley Scott~ridleyscott]] ([[Feature~V1503~Alien~alien]], [[Feature~V184587~Gladiator~gladiator]]) team up to offer this candid snapshot of a single day on planet Earth. Compiled from over 80,000 YouTube submissions by contributors in 192 countries, Life in a Day presents a microcosmic view of our daily experiences as a global society. From the mundane to the profound, everything has its place as we spend 90 minutes gaining greater insight into the lives of people who may be more like us than we ever suspected, despite the fact that we're separated by incredible distances. ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi

  • Release date:July 29, 2011



Kevin Macdonald
Liza Marshall
Mathew Herbert
Composer (Music Score)
Mathew Herbert
Harry Gregson-Williams
Composer (Music Score)
John Boughtwood
Musical Direction/Supervision
Joe Walker
Ridley Scott
Executive Producer
Tony Scott
Executive Producer
Tom Sayers
Sound/Sound Designer
Hugo Adams
Sound Editor
Mark Heslop
Sound Editor
Niv Adiri
Sound Editor
Annie Lynch
Line Producer
Gwillym Hewetson
First Assistant Editor
Glenn Freemantle
Supervising Sound Editor
Ian Tapp
Re-Recording Mixer
Stefan Drury
Visual Effects Supervisor
Ben Barker
Sound Editor
Patrick Dean
Assistant Editor