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  • Back in Canada, Dallaire tells a psychiatrist that he remembers Rwanda in flashbacks that are "not like memories at all." Shake Hands with the Devil captures something of that sensation; it's a depiction of events that are too painful to remember, too essential to forget. show more

  • Compelling documentary. show more

  • Spottiswoode relays this tragic story with respect and sadness. But Michael Donovan's script is stuffed with clich├ęs, and Dupuis is unable to convey the depth of Dallaire's emotions. show more

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