Global Voices 2008 | TV Show Watchlist

Season 3, Episode 23 My Country, My Country

First Aired: October 6, 2010

Laura Poitras' engrossing "My Country, My Country," which documents the months leading up to Iraq's January 2005 elections through the eyes of a Sunni doctor, who's running for Baghdad's provincial council. Included: he leads a visit to Abu Ghraib; meets with the Americans to voice his objections to the battle in Fallujah; helps a family member whose son is being held for ransom by militants.