The Guantanamo Trap
Direction: Thomas Wallner
zero one film in Coproduction with Guantanamo Trap Canada Productions, T&C Film, Pumpernickel Films, NDR, SF, France Télévisions.
Funded by Nordmedia, Telefilm Canada, OMDC, Sundance Development Fund, BAK, Zürcher Filmstiftung.
By order of NDR.
World Distribution: First Hand Films
World Premiere: Feb 29, 2011, Hot Docs Toronto
TV premiere: Sep 3, 2011, 9/3/2011
This film offers an encounter with one of the world´s
most ignominous manifestations of arbitrariness in
the name of freedom and three people´s search,
their backgrounds manifold and their crimes contested,
for a new life after being released from Guantanamo.
Cinefest Sudbury (Canada), 2011
Hot Docs, (Canada), 2011
Special Jury Prize