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Guantanamo Bay Torture edit - 2008

Introduction

Rough cut with BITC. Interviews taken during 2007 and 2008.

 

This short film is a preliminary edit exploring the experiences of torture of prisoners held captive at Guantanamo Bay. The accounts from Lawyers, campaigners and ex-prisoners at the camp challenge the legitimacy and morality of the methods employed.

Interviewees include:

Moazzam Begg, spokesperson for Cage Prisoners and former Guantanamo Bay Detanee

Shakeel Begg, Imam, Lewisham Mosque

Gareth Pierce, Birnberg Pierce and Partners

James Yee, Former U.S. Military Chaplain at Guantanamo Bay

Tom Wilner, Stearman and Sterling LLP

Zachary Katznelson and Clive Stafford Smith from Reprieve

 

For more information about The Guantanamo Files please visit our Project Page

To view related articles and discuss issues raised in these clips please visit the Spectacle Blog.

 

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Credits

Date: 2008
Original Format - colour, mini DV, 26 mins
Language versions - english
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