My Brother's Keeper

  • United Kingdom
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SHORT JOY // The film looks at the unlikely yet strong friendship between Mohamedou Ould Salahi, who was wrongly accused of involvement in the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001 and imprisoned in Guantánamo for fourteen years, and Steve Wood, the military guard who first believed in his innocence and pushed for an end to Salahi's imprisonment.

„As a filmmaker and Guardian journalist, I've always been drawn to stories of human resilience, but it was Mohamedou who showed me how hope and friendship can emerge in the unlikeliest of places.“ L. Topham

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  • Original Title
    My Brother's Keeper
  • Direction
  • Cinematography
    Tom Silverstone
  • Runtime
    22 min (16-30 min.)
  • Year
  • Country
    • United Kingdom
  • Format
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