'Slumdog Millionaire' director Danny Boyle premieres '127 Hours'

Academy Award Winner, Danny Boyle

Director Danny Boyle, famous for "Slumdog Millionaire" and "28 Days Later" has screens his newest movie "127 Hours" at the Toronto Film Festival.

Starring James Franco the movie tells the real-life story of an adventurer who is trapped by a fallen boulder. The screening on Sunday night earned him a standing ovation from the audience.

Two years ago Boyle's Oscar-winning "Slumdog Millionaire" who the audience award for favorite film at the festival.

At the premiere Boyle thanked the audience for the life which the Toronto Film Festival gave "Slumdog Millionaire" and said that he and his film crew had scrambled to finish "127 Hours" in time for this year's festival.

"127 Hours" will be released in movie theaters in November.