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System Terror

In ‘System Terror’, filmmaker Astrid Schult unmasks the insidious and anti-terror systems of the US and its allies. From torture and egregious human rights violations to Guantanamo Bay and America’s secret overseas prisons, she shows how the system to this day, hinders criminal prosecution, systematically covers up the crimes of US administrations and mercilessly terrorises its opponents.

In ‘System Terror’, we follow individuals who have worked from within the anti-terror system for 20 years, or those who fight against it, as well as those who have helped shape it in a myriad of ways: scientists, investigative journalists, lawyers, prisoners, prison guards, CIA and FBI agents and victims families.

PRODUCTION INFO

  • Year: 2021
  • Duration: 90 & 52 mins
  • Production: Tondowski Films
  • Director: Astrid Schult
  • Available Versions: ENG, FRA, GER
  • Country of production: Germany

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