The Final Year
- 1h 29min
- Directed by: Greg Barker
- Cast: John Kerry, Barack Obama, Samantha Power
- UK release: 19 January 2018
Documentary about Barack Obama’s final year in office, focusing on the team (and the foreign policy team in particular) rather than Obama himself; a fascinating and surprisingly moving look at global politics in action, shot through with the horror of hindsight as it becomes ever more clear that Trump will succeed.
This film is not currently showing in cinemas.
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The Final Year15 Jan 2018
Obama's foreign policy team are the focus of a fascinating and moving documentary
Documentary filmmaker Greg Barker takes a simple premise and, through nothing more than some solid editing and a clear-eyed focus, creates an insightful and surprisingly moving snapshot of one of the most tumultuous events in recent political history.
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