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Control Room (2004)

01/15/2004 (US) Documentary 1h 24m

Different channels. Different truths.

Overview

A chronicle which provides a rare window into the international perception of the Iraq War, courtesy of Al Jazeera, the Arab world's most popular news outlet. Roundly criticized by Cabinet members and Pentagon officials for reporting with a pro-Iraqi bias, and strongly condemned for frequently airing civilian causalities as well as footage of American POWs, the station has revealed (and continues to show the world) everything about the Iraq War that the Bush administration did not want it to see.

  1. Jehane Noujaim

    Director, Writer

  2. Julia Bacha

    Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Samir Khader

    Self - Senior Producer, Al Jazeera

  2. Josh Rushing

    Self (as Lt. Josh Rushing)

  3. Hassan Ibrahim

    Self - Reporter, Al Jazeera

  4. Abdul Jabbar Al-Kubeisi

    Self - Iraqi Dissident

  5. Nabeel Khoury

    Self - Spokesman, US State Department

  6. David Shuster

    Self - Correspondent, MSNBC

  7. Tom Mintier

    Self - Correspondent, CNN

  8. Muafak Tawfik

    Self - Translator, Al Jazeera

  9. Omar Al-Issawi

    Self - Correspondent, Al Jazeera

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