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The war within / a Magnolia Pictures release of a 2929 Entertainment and HDNet Films presentation in association with Coalition Films ; produced by Jason Kliot, Joana Vicente, Tom Glynn ; written by Ayad Akhtar, Joseph Castello, Tom Glynn ; directed by Joseph Castello.

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  • Publisher: [Los Angeles, Calif.] : Magnolia Pictures, [2006]

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General Note: Downloadable video file.
Title from title screen (viewed Mar. 27, 2007).
Originally released as a motion picture in 2006.
Restrictions on Access Note: Digital content provided by OverDrive; access may be restricted to users at subscribing institutions.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Director of photography, Lisa Rinzler ; editor, Malcolm Jamieson ; music composer, Free Association ; costume designer, Sylvia Grieser ; production designer, Stephanie Carroll.
Participant or Performer Note: Ayad Akhtar, Firdous Bamji, Nandana Sen, Sarita Choudhury, Charles Daniel Sandoval, John Ventimiglia.
Summary, etc.: A Pakistani engineering student in Paris is imprisoned and interrogated by Western intelligence service for suspected terrorist activities. What unfolds is a profound human and political drama as we tensely observe the state of mind of a suicide bomber.
Target Audience Note: Rated R.
Additional Physical Form available Note: Also available as DVD; previously issued as Magnolia Home Entertainment 10003.
System Details Note: Mode of access: World Wide Web.
System requirements: OverDrive Media Console (file size: 482858KB).
Subject: Suicide bombers > Drama.
Terrorism > United States > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Thrillers (Motion pictures, television, etc.)
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Thriller > Feature.
Crime > Feature.
Political > Feature.
Suspense films.

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