By Yacine B, Dario C

DISSIDENZ FILMS - as SALES All rights, All excluding Switzerland and Germany / DISTR Theatrical, TV, DVD-video, VOD, Airline, FRANCE

Social issues - Completed 2015

How important are Human Rights when State Security and individual ambitions are at stake? This unbelievable unauthorized documentary unveils the workings of international politics as a Guantanamo detainee is to be extradited from the US to Switzerland.

& Awards

Paris FIFDH 2016
    • Year of production
    • 2015
    • Genres
    • Social issues, Comedy, Documentary
    • Countries
    • Languages
    • FRENCH
    • Budget
    • 0.6 - 1 M$
    • Duration
    • 71 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Yacine B, Dario C
    • Producer(s)
    • Synopsis
    • Caroline Gautier, Chief of Staff of the Security Department in Geneva Canton, is preparing to welcome an ex-detainee from Guantanamo and offer him a new life in Switzerland. Tracked by two film students whom she allowed to capture the momentous occasion, Caroline Gautier aims at carrying off the day's events without a hitch. But nothing unfolds as planned. What with local protests, diplomatic issues and political rivalries, she finds herself immersed in a tremendous maelstrom that challenges her skills and convictions as a politician...