FRONTLINE "Once Upon a Time in Iraq"
In The Moment … July 13, 2020 Show 857 Hour 1
In a special two hour FRONTLINE, James Bluemel provides an inside look as to how people lived and how lives were changed with the premiere of "Once Upon a Time in Iraq."
Iraqis share personal accounts and of life under Saddam Hussein, the U.S. led invasion of their country, and the 17 years that followed. Hear about the sectarian violence and the rise of ISIS from the people who lived through it.
"Once Upon a Time in Iraq" premieres tomorrow night on FRONTLINE at 8:00 Central, 7:00 Mountain on SDPB-TV.
Joining us this morning is BAFTA-award winning documentary maker James Bluemel. He filmed and directed "Once Upon a Time in Iraq."