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Taxi to the dark side.

Author: Alex Gibney; X-Ray Productions (Firm)
Publisher: [United States] : X-ray Productions ; [Australia] : Special Broadcasting Service : Distributed by Madman Entertainment, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : PAL color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Over one hundred prisoners have died in suspicious circumstances in U.S. custody during the 'war on terror'. Taxi to the dark side takes an in depth look at one case: an innocent Afghan taxi driver called Dilawar who was wrongly arrested and sent to Bagram Prison. Five days after his arrest, Dilawar died in his isolation cell. His death came within a week of another death of a Bagram detainee. An investigation  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Documentary films
Feature films
Nonfiction films
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Alex Gibney; X-Ray Productions (Firm)
OCLC Number: 298521923
Language Note: In English. English subtitles for the hearing impaired.
Credits: Written and directed by Alex Gibney.
Target Audience: Censorship classification: MA15+
Description: 1 videodisc (DVD) (106 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: PAL ; Region 4.

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Over one hundred prisoners have died in suspicious circumstances in U.S. custody during the 'war on terror'. Taxi to the dark side takes an in depth look at one case: an innocent Afghan taxi driver called Dilawar who was wrongly arrested and sent to Bagram Prison. Five days after his arrest, Dilawar died in his isolation cell. His death came within a week of another death of a Bagram detainee. An investigation revealed that Dilawar was a victim of homicide - killed as a result of brutal beatings by U.S. soldiers.

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