Ghosts of Abu Ghraib

Live Screening & Re-Screening
Live Panel Discussion
Poster of film Ghosts of Abu Ghraib

Directed by: Rory Kennedy

Written by: Jack Youngelson, Mark Bailey

An examination of the prisoner abuse scandal involving U.S. soldiers and detainees at Iraq's Abu Ghraib prison in the fall of 2003.

IMDb: Ghosts of Abu Ghraib (2007)

Live Panel Discussion

Following the screening, journalist and filmmaker Ahmed Twaij will host a live discussion with Ghosts of Abu Ghraib director Rory Kennedy, Senior Staff Attorney at the Center for Constitutional Rights, Katherine Gallagher, and Mark Danner, a professor at UC Berkeley, former staff writer at The New Yorker and author of "Torture and Truth: America, Abu Ghraib, and the War on Terror." A video of Abu Ghraib torture survivor, Al Jazeera journalist Salah Al-Ejaili, will also be shown. 

Additional Showings

We will re-run the film on Tuesday, November 2, at 12:00 PM ET. This is your last chance to view the film. You can always access the recordings of the live discussion on the film discussions page.