Opens 10/12 "Jaw-dropping and all the more amazing for being true." NY Times
"A Riveting Drama. This fascinating drama is fresh and epic" Time Magazine
Official Selection Cannes Film Festival, Toronto Film Festival, Telluride Film Festival
Oscar Nominated director Barbet Schroeder's TERROR'S ADVOCATE opening in select theaters on October 12, 2007.
This controversial documentary explores the legal practices of the charismatic and devious-until-proven-innocent French lawyer Jacques Vergès. He is best known for defending members of the Nazi party and the terrorist Carlos the Jackal. TERROR'S ADVOCATE features the former Khmer Rouge Leader, Nuon Chea.
"Dictators. Terrorists. War Criminals. Meet the man who has defended them all."