Running Time: 80 min.
Release Date: February 19, 2016 - Toronto - February 19, 2016 - Toronto
Taking a look at Omar Khadr, a Canadian with extremist parents who was 15 when he was accused of killing an American soldier in Afghanistan. He was caught and subsequently detained at Guantanamo Bay for the next 10 years.
He was then sentenced to an additional eight years after being transferred to the United States, but was released on bail in May 2015 under strict conditions. This documentary gives Omar the opportunity to tell his story, in his own words.
Patrick Reed, Michelle Shephard
Studio: White Pine Pictures
Producer(s): Peter Raymont, Patrick Reed, Michelle Shephard
Official Site: www.whitepinepictures.com/all-titles/guantanamos-child/