- Status: Completed
- Score: 6.6/10
- Director: Jon Stewart
- Country: USA
- Year: 2014
- Duration: 103 min
Iranian-Canadian journalist Maziar Bahari is detained by Iranian forces who brutally interrogate him under suspicion that he is a spy.
Based of a true story about a journalist who gets detained and brutally interrogated in prison for 118 days. The journalist Maziar Bahari was blindfolded and interrogated for 4 months in Evin prison in Iran, while the only distinguishable feature about his captor is the distinct smell of rosewater. An interview and sketch that Maziar did with a journalist on The Daily Show was used as evidence that Maziar was a spy and in communication with the American government and the CIA.
Gael García Bernal, Dimitri Leonidas, Shohreh Aghdashloo, Claire Foy, Nasser Faris, Numan Acar, Zeid Kattan, Nidal Ali, Kim Bodnia, Haluk Bilginer, Golshifteh Farahani, Amir El-Masry, Kambiz Hosseini, Ayman Sharaiha, Ali Elayan,