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Title Taxi to the dark side / Jigsaw Productions presents ; in association with Tall Woods, LLC and Wider Film Projects ; written & directed by Alex Gibney ; produced by Alex Gibney, Eva Orner, Susannah Shipman ; produced in association with The Discovery Channel ; X-Ray Productions.
Imprint Chatsworth, CA : Image Entertainment, [2008]

 MUSKINGUM DVD  DS369.4 .U5 T39 2007    AVAILABLE  
 MUSKINGUM DVD  DS369.4 .U5 T39 2007    AVAILABLE  
Subject Dilawar, -2002.
Abu Ghraib Prison.
War on Terrorism, 2001-2009 -- Prisoners and prisons.
Torture -- United States.
Torture -- Government policy -- United States.
Prisoners of war -- Government policy -- United States.
Prisoners of war -- Abuse of -- Afghanistan.
Torture victims -- Afghanistan -- Biography.
Prisoners of war -- Abuse of -- Cuba -- Guantánamo Bay Naval Base.
Alt Name Gibney, Alex.
Orner, Eva.
Shipman, Susannah.
Jigsaw Productions.
Tall Woods (Firm)
Wider Film Projects.
Discovery Channel (Firm)
X-Ray Productions.
Image Entertainment (Firm)
Description 1 videodisc (106 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
polychrome rdacc
System Details DVD; region 1; Dolby digital 5.1 surround; Dolby digital 2.0 stereo; widescreen (1.78:1)
Note Predominantly in English; some dialogue in Pashto with English subtitles. Optional Spanish subtitles throughout.
Performer Narrated by Alex Gibney.
Credits Cinematography, Maryse Alberti, Greg Andracke ; editor, Sloane Klevin ; original music by Ivor Guest, Robert Logan ; additional music by Mario Grigorov.
Note Originally produced as a motion picture in 2007.
Special features (72 min.): optional audio commentary by Alex Gibney; interview with Frank Gibney (16 min.); 5 outtakes (22 min. total); David Brancaccio interviews Alex Gibney for PBS Now (18 min.); Robert Scheer interviews Alex Gibney on Link TV (14 min.); theatrical trailer (2 min.).
Audience MPAA rating: R.
Summary An investigation into the introduction of torture as an interrogation technique in U.S. facilities, and the role played by key figures of the Bush Administration in the process. Takes an in-depth look at the case of Afghan taxi driver Dilawar, who was suddenly detained by the U.S. military one afternoon and died in his Bagram prison cell five days later.
Awards Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature, 2008
ISBN/ISSN 014381494020
Publisher # TF4940DVD Image Entertainment
OCLC # 229179766