Nominated Academy Awards, Best Documentary, Winner, Cinema For Peace awards
Director: Rick Rowley The film follows investigative reporter Jeremy Scahill, author of bestseller Blackwater,,into the heart of America’s covert wars, from Afghanistan to Yemen, Somalia and beyond. What begins as a report into a US night raid gone terribly wrong in remote Afghanistan quickly turns into a global investigation of the secretive and powerful Joint Special Operations Command. As Scahill digs deeper into the activities of JSOC, he is pulled into a world of unknown covert operations and carried out across the globe by men who do not exist on paper and will never appear before Congress.86 minutes
The Sky Queen
Director: Simon Maignan The cynical romance of two drone pilots in New York. 9 minutes
The screenings will be followed by a brief discussion on the subjects covered.