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The secret history of ISIS

Kirk, Michael, (film director,, film producer,, screenwriter.). Wiser, Mike, (film producer,, screenwriter.). Gilmore, Jim, (film producer,, interviewer (expression)). Lyman, Will, (narrator.). McNally, Mike, 1946- (narrator.). Bakos, Nada, 1969- (commentator.). Hagel, Chuck, 1946- (commentator.). Soufan, Ali H., (commentator.). Clarke, Richard A. (Richard Alan), 1951- (commentator.). Hoffman, Bruce, 1954- (commentator.). Powell, Colin L., (commentator.). Faddis, Charles S., (commentator.). DeYoung, Karen, 1949- (commentator.). Petraeus, David Howell, (commentator.). Sky, Emma, (commentator.). Audette, Steve, (editor of moving image work.). McCoy, Ben, (director of photography.). Low, John E., (composer (expression)). Aronson-Rath, Raney, (producer.).

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Mahnomen Public Library DVD 363.325 SEC (Text) 33500012415683 Main Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 162789747X
  • ISBN: 9781627897471
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (56min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen.
  • Publisher: Arlington, Virginia : PBS Distribution, [2016]

Content descriptions

General Note: In English with optional English subtitles.
"Tonight's program contains graphic imagery of war. Viewer discretion is advised."
Wide screen (16x9).
Originally broadcast as an episode of the television series: Frontline May 17, 2016.
Running time on container: approximately 60 minutes; actual running time: 56 minutes.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Editor, Steve Audette, A.C.E. ; director of photography, Ben McCoy ; original music, John E. Low ; executive producer, Raney Aronson-Rath.
Participant or Performer Note: Narrator, Will Lyman ; additional voiceover, Mike McNally ; reported by Jim Gilmore, commentators, Nada Bakos, Chuck Hagel, Ali Soufan, Richard Clarke, Bruce Hoffman, Colin Powell, Sam Faddis, Karen DeYoung, David Petraeus, Emma Sky.
Summary, etc.: Chronicles the emergence of the terrorist organization ISIS, in part a result of the U.S. invasion of Iraq and subsequent miscalculations by two U.S. presidents. Feautures commentary by key policymakers and counterterrorism experts.
Target Audience Note:
TV Parental Guidelines rating: TV-MA (mature audiences only; this program is specifically designed to be viewed by adults and therefore may be unsuitable for children under 17).
System Details Note:
DVD; NTSC, Region 1; widescreen presentation; stereo.
Language Note:
In English with optional English subtitles.
Subject: United States
Middle East
Terrorism Religious aspects Islam
Terrorism Prevention
War on Terrorism (2001-2009)
IS (Organization)
Zarqāwī, Abū Muṣʻab 1966-2006
War on Terrorism, 2001-2009
Terrorism United States Prevention
Zarqāwī, Abū Muṣʻab 1966-2006
Middle East History 21st century
Terrorism Religious aspects Islam
Terrorism Middle East
Terrorism Iraq
Terrorists Middle East
Terrorists Iraq
IS (Organization)
Genre: Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Nonfiction television programs.
Documentary television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Television programs -- United States.
Nonfiction television programs.
Documentary television programs.
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