Worth is a 2020 biographical film helmed by a consummate director, known for her directorial, ‘The Kindergarten’ and ‘Little Accidents’, Sara Colangelo and has been adapted from a screenplay by Max Borenstan.
It is set to premiere on Netflix on September 3, 2021. The drama has been produced by Max Borenstein, Marc Butan, Bard Dorros, Anthony Katagas and Sean Sorensen under MadRiver Pictures, Riverstone Pictures and Royal Viking Entertainment.
The biography stars Michael Keaton alongside Stanley Tucci, Tate Donovan, Amy Ryan, Laura Benanti and Talia Balsam. The biography was screened at the 2020 Sundance Film Festival, just before the spread of the pandemic.
Worth is a story of an attorney and adjudicator, Kenneth Feinberg, who is appointed by Congress to lead the 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund. He was made responsible to determine how much financial aid the tragedy-stricken families ought to receive in terms of payment from the fund. He along with his other teammate, Camille Biros, was assigned with this undoable and mind-bending task to calculate the worth of life to help the tormented families. The movie essays the stories of his venture and the realisations he gained from the incident.