“It’s a great honour to accept this appointment as an overseas adviser,” said Spielberg, whose most recent film Munich was based on the events in the aftermath of the murder of 11 Israeli athletes at the 1972 Olympics. “On behalf of all the other advisers, I’d like to say that our one goal is to give the world a taste of peace, friendship, co-operation and understanding.”
Amen to that, Stevie. Amen to that. Photo of the 2004 Olympic opening ceremony, from Flying by Foy.