• The Uncondemned (2016)

The Uncondemned

Release Date: October 21st, 2016

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 21 min

Plot Summary

An underdog group of lawyers and activists defied the odds to do what had never been done: prosecute rape as an international war crime. In 1997, the young men and women at the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda found themselves inexplicably in charge of the first case of genocide in history. Underfunded, understaffed and overwhelmed, they faced incredible hurdles as they pursued their first case against a small-town mayor.

Cast: Pierre-Richard Prosper, Sara Darehshori

Director: Michele Mitchell , Nick Louvel

Genres: Documentary

Keywords: Judge, 1990s, House, Pursuit, Office, Brooding, Hospital, Sacrifice, Intense, Emotional

Ratings & Reviews

  • 80
    Daphne HowlandVillage Voice

    The film is a riveting feat of editing considering the material, the legalistic conundrums, and the profusion of detail. show more

  • 80
    Ariel ScottiNew York Daily News

    The film will stay with its audience long after the closing credits — and inspire a deep hope that a film of its kind never has to be made again. show more

  • 91
    Oktay Ege Kozak The Playlist

    An exceptionally well-executed and emotionally heart wrenching documentary. show more

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