Guantanamo’s Child: Omar Khadr


Donald Brittain Award For Best Social/Political Documentary Program

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Omar Khadr: child soldier or unrepentant terrorist?The 28-year-old Canadian has been a polarizing figure since he was 15. In 2002, Khadr was captured by U.S. Forces in Afghanistan and charged with war crimes, including murder.After spending half his life behind bars, including a decade at the Guantanamo Bay Detention Centre, Khadr is unexpectedly released.Finally, his story,in his own words.
Nominees:
Patrick Reed, Michelle Shephard, Peter Raymont
Channel (Broadcaster):
Documentary Channel (CBC)
Production Companies:
White Pine Pictures
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