ENEMIES: THE PRESIDENT, JUSTICE & THE FBI – THAT’S WHAT FRIENDS ARE FOR

2018 Alumni

Expected to Attend: Producer Svetlana Zill; Showrunner Sarah Dowland; author Tim Weiner

WORLD PREMIERE From Oscar and Emmy-winning director Alex Gibney, and inspired by Pulitzer Prize-winning author Tim Weiner’s book, Enemies: A History of the FBI, this new Showtime series explores the complex history of tension between American presidents and the FBI, from Watergate to the present day. DOC NYC is proud to present an episode of the all-too-timely series, That’s What Friends Are For, focused on Ronald Reagan and the Iran-Contra affair, followed by an extended discussion.

 

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Director: Jed Rothstein
Executive Producer: Vinnie Malhotra, Alex Gibney, Stacey Offman, Richard Perello, Sarah Dowland
Producer: Svetlana Zill, Jed Rothstein
Cinematographer: Thorsten Thielow, Wolfgang Held
Editor: Brian Goetz
Music: Adam Dorn
Running Time: 53
Language: English
Country: USA
Year: 2018