Bellingcat – Truth in a Post-Truth World
A film that explores the exclusive world of the "citizen investigative journalists" collectively known as Bellingcat.
A first-hand look into the revolutionary rise of the online association of dedicated truth-seekers utilizing advanced digital research techniques to upend the world of journalism. In cases ranging from the MH17 downing in Ukraine to the hidden crimes of the Syrian regime, Bellingcat researchers give us exclusive access into their tight-knit world as they demonstrate the unlimited power of open source investigation.
88' / colour
Original title: BELLINGCAT - TRUTH IN A POST-TRUTH WORLD
Dir: Hans Pool
Prod: Submarine - Femke Wolting, Bruno Felix
Sc: Hans Pool
D.O.P.: Hans Pool
Completed: November 2018
Language: Dutch, English, German, Arabic, Russian, Ukrainian
a.o. PUTIN'S OLYMPIC DREAM (2014, doc), DUTCH WEED (2011, doc), LOOKING FOR AN ICON (2005, short doc) Awards: a.o. Best Educational Film-FIFA Montreal, FIGHTING HEART (2003, short doc).
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IDFA Int Doc Festival Amsterdam