The Guantanamo Trap

Genre:  Documentary
Running Time:  93 min.
Release Date: March 30, 2012 (limited)

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Documentary about people whose lives have been turned upside-down by the war on terror, including a 19-year-old German born Turk, who spent five years being tortured in Guantanamo Bay; a Navy lawyer who had to betray his country to do right by the detainees; a retired colonel framed by the US administration for a legal memo on torture and an Arab linguist turned interrogator still haunted by his torture of detainees and the evil he discovered within himself. In English and German with English subtitles.

Director: Thomas Wallner
Studio: KinoSmith
Producer(s): Thomas Kufus, Marcel Hoehn, Amit Breuer, Christoph Jörg
Screenplay: Manfred Becker, Thomas Wallner
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