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Shadow World (2016)

Shadow World
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Through the insights of whistleblowers, investigators, prosecutors, military and industry insiders Shadow World reveals how the international trade in weapons — with the complicity of governments, their militaries and intelligence agencies, defense contractors, arms dealers and agents — fosters corruption, determines economic and foreign policies, undermines democracies and creates widespread suffering. The film unravels a number of the world’s largest and most corrupt arms deals through those involved in perpetrating and investigating them. It illustrates why this trade accounts for almost 40% of all corruption in global trade, and how it operates in a parallel legal universe, in which the national security elite who drive it are seldom prosecuted for their often illegal actions.


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Domestic Releases: October 14th, 2016 (Limited) by TriCoast Worldwide
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 94 minutes
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Keywords: Political, Agitprop, Arms Dealer, War Profiteers, Government Corruption
Source:Based on Factual Book/Article
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Factual
Production Companies: Widehouse, Dillywood Films, Louverture Films, Onomatopee Films, Final Cut For Real, Bertha Foundation, Fork Films, Vital Projects, ITVS, RTBF, BRITDOC Foundations, Danish Film Institute, Zap O Matic
Production Countries: Belgium,
United States


Lawrence Wilkerson    Himself
Franklin C. Spinney    Himself
Pierre Sprey    Himself
Helen Garlick    Herself
Clare Short    Herself
Riccardo Privitera    Himself
Andrew Feinstein    Himself
Vijay Prashad    Himself
Marta Benavides    Herself
Jeremy Scahill    Himself
Cynthia McKinney    Herself
Michael Harot    Himself
James Der Derian    Himself
David Lawley Wakelin    Himself
Chris Hedges    Himself
Robert Fisk    Himself
Montazer Al Zaidi    Himself
Wesley Clark    Himself
Trita Parsi    Himself
Shir Hever    Himself
Eduardo Galeano    Himself

Production and Technical Credits

Author of “The Shadow World”    Andrew Feinstein
Producer    Joslyn Barnes
Producer    Anadil Hossain
Co-Producer    Signe Byrge Sorensen
Co-Producer    Emmy Oost
Executive Producer    Abigail Disney
Executive Producer    Danny Glover
Executive Producer    Driss Benyaklef
Executive Producer    Sally Jo Fifer
Executive Producer    Wilbur Leguebe
Cinematographer    Nicole Mackinlay Hahn
Editor    Per K. Kirkegaard
Composer    Karsten Fundal
Archival Producer    Judy Aley
Archival Producer    Mridu Chandra

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