The Battle for Saddam

"Critically acclaimed director Esteban Uyarra has been in Baghdad since September 2005 following the trial of Saddam Hussein behind-the-scenes. As the only ones Team Productions daily follows the trial against the former Iraqi ex-dictator in the courtroom and behind-the-scenes. It is history as it unfolds and the film gives an unique insight to the Judges, prosecutors and defenders extensive work More..; their thoughts, strategies, victories and defeats during the trial.

Among others Esteban Uyarra follows the Chief Prosecutor Jaafar al-Moussawi and his crew, the Iraqi tribunal and the US-team assisting the court. A compelling and unique film based on the characters hopes and fears."


Frank Kitman