An investigation of the massacre of 24 men, women and children in Haditha, Iraq allegedly shot by 4 U.S. Marines in retaliation for the death of a U.S. Marine killed by a roadside bomb. The movie follows the story of the Marines of Kilo Company, an Iraqi family, and the insurgents who plant the roadside bomb.
Nick Broomfield met Hsiao Hung Pai, a journalist who was working for the Guardian, when making his feature film 'Ghosts' (about the Morecambe Bay Chinese Cockle Pickers ). As an experiment ... See full summary »
The camera shows views of the Victorian city of Liverpool while residents deliver comments off-camera what they feel about their relocation to large housing estates while the old inner city buildings are being pulled down. It transpires that even if the living conditions were not luxurious the sense of community and feeling at home has been lost after moving to the new flats. This is all conveyed in 15 minutes. I recommend watching this, especially if you have already seen or want to watch the follow up documentary 'Behind the Rent Strike'. Considering Bloomfield was still in training at the time a quite remarkable effort.
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