Director Paul Greengrass says drama 22 July, about 2011 Norwegian terror attacks, is inspiring

Director Paul Greengrass at the premiere of 22 July in Venice on Sept 5, 2018. The film is about the 2011 massacre in Norway which left 77 people dead, most of them teenagers.
Director Paul Greengrass at the premiere of 22 July in Venice on Sept 5, 2018. The film is about the 2011 massacre in Norway which left 77 people dead, most of them teenagers.PHOTO: AFP

LOS ANGELES - Film-maker Paul Greengrass knows his new movie, 22 July, may be hard to watch - especially the part recreating the harrowing 2011 terrorist attacks in Norway which left 77 people dead, most of them teenagers.

But he believes the drama, now streaming on Netflix, will inspire viewers because it shows the survivors and the country as a whole rallying after the incident.

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