The Tillman Story (2010)

Film details

  • Featuring

    Josh Brolin

  • Director

    Amir Bar-Lev

  • Countries

    United Kingdom USA

  • Year

    2010

  • Genre

    Documentary

  • Type

    Film

  • Category

    Non Fiction

Synopsis

Documentary investigating the scandal around the death of Pat Tillman. An American football star who renounced his career after 9/11 to join the army, Tillman was killed in Afghanistan. The army and American government used his apparently heroic death for propoganda purposes until further investigation revealed that he had been killed in a 'friendly fire' incident that had then been covered up. Uses interviews and archival footage to reveal the truth behind the incident and the subsequent cover up.

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