Of Fathers and Sons
First screened in January 2019
Director: Talal Derki. Documentary about two boys being raised by their father inside an ISIS-controlled compound in Syria.. Twitter Capsule:
Some aspects of assembly and production are inevitably rough, but it's a deeply, darkly illuminating document.
Derki had to embed himself in an ISIS camp under false pretenses, inviting great danger to himself. Extraordinarily risky and valuable.