Director Kevin Macdonald (The Last King of Scotland) and producer Ridley Scott (Alien, 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.
Life in a Day: Around the world in 80,000 clips
Life in a Day is a snapshot of the planet on a single day last year – compiled solely from videos shot by volunteers. Director Kevin Macdonald on how he turned a mountain of footage into a remarkable film.