BATTLE FOR HADITHA

By Nick BROOMFIELD

HANWAY FILMS - as SALES All rights, World

Drama - Completed 2007


    • Year of production
    • 2007
    • Genres
    • Drama
    • Countries
    • UNITED KINGDOM
    • Languages
    • ENGLISH
    • Duration
    • 93 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Nick BROOMFIELD
    • Writer(s)
    • Nick BROOMFIELD, Anna TELFORD, Marc HOEFERLIN
    • Producer(s)
    • Nick BROOMFIELD, Anna TELFORD
    • Synopsis
    • November 19th 2005, Haditha, Iraq. Iraqi insurgents bomb a convoy of US Marines, resulting in the death of their most popular officer. Enraged by this loss, his young Marine buddies carry out a brutal retaliation. Their violent house-searches lead to the massacre of 24 people, many of whom are women and children - tragic casualties of a war they cannot control.
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