The Pit and the Pendulum: A Study in Torture (2016)

An hallucinatory journey through the mind of an ordinary man suspected of terrorism and held for 'enhanced interrogation' in an unnamed Middle Eastern country, and subjected to physical and psychological tortures.

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Fiona Bavinton

Writer:

Fiona Bavinton

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Stephen Marcus ... The Prisoner
Paul McGann ... Christian Judge
Jeffery Kissoon ... Muslim Judge
Nicholas Farrell ... Jewish Judge
Tom Bonington ... Secret Service / Clerk of Courts / Father Time
Kris Sommerville Kris Sommerville ... Guard with dog
Paul Blackwell Paul Blackwell ... Interrogator
Chloe Farnworth ... Waterboarding houri
Sophie Dillon Sophie Dillon ... Waterboarding houri
Mimmi Marie Mimmi Marie ... Waterboarding houri
Susan Fordham ... Medic
Adam Anouer Adam Anouer ... Prisoner Asaad
Faz Buffery Faz Buffery ... Prisoner
Jack Sapsford Jack Sapsford ... Prisoner
Can Somer Can Somer ... Prisoner
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An hallucinatory journey through the mind of an ordinary man suspected of terrorism and held for 'enhanced interrogation' in an unnamed Middle Eastern country, and subjected to physical and psychological tortures.

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

1 January 2016 (UK) See more »

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Compos Mentis Productions See more »
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1.85 : 1
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