My Country, My Country Poster

Release Date: 2006

DVD Release Date: March 20th, 2007

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 35 min

Plot Summary
In the summer of 2004, filmmaker Laura Poitras begins chronicling the efforts of Riyadh al-Adhadh, a Sunni physician, to run for office in Iraq's first democratic election. As a member of a political minority, the doctor tries to convince his fellow party members not to boycott the election, but with the entire political process hanging by a thread, he faces an uphill battle.

Director: Laura Poitras

Genres: Documentary

Production Co: P.O.V. Theatricals

Keywords: Quest, Doctor, 2000s

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Nominated Documentary (Feature)