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Title The prisoner: or, how I planned to kill Tony Blair [Hoopla electronic resource].

Imprint [United States] : Magnolia : Made available through hoopla, 2007.
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Description 1 online resource (1 video file (ca. 72 min.)) : sd., col.
Access Digital content provided by hoopla.
Credits Directed by Petra Epperlein.
Cast Yunis Khatayer Abbas.
Summary In September 2003, freelance Iraqi cameraman Yunis Khatayer Abbas was arrested and accused of planning to kill the United Kingdom's Prime Minister Tony Blair. Filmmakers Michael Tucker and Petra Epperlein were on the scene fi lming "Gunner Palace" when they fi rst crossed paths with Abbas. They later learned that he ended up in Abu Ghraib, so they returned to Iraq to find him. The fi lmmakers recount Abbas's story through the use of their embedded footage, comic-book style illustrations, clips from Abbas's home movies, and interviews with the American prison guard whom he came to trust. THE PRISONER is an extraordinary story of hope and of one man's belief in the power of truth and freedom while in the face of an absurd and nightmarish situation.
Audience Rated PG-13.
System Details Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject Journalists -- Crimes against -- Iraq.
Iraq War, 2003-2011.
Abu Ghraib Prison.
Added Author Epperlein, Petra. Author of screenplay. Producer. Director. ard
Tucker, Michael. Author of screenplay. Producer. Director. Cinematographer. Film editor.
hoopla digital.
Added Title How I planned to kill Tony Blair
Music No. MWT11622911
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