RABIYE KURNAZ VS. GEORGE W. BUSH
dir. Andreas Dresen
DE, FR, 2022, 119’
The battle for the release of her son from Guantanamo catapults temperamental Turkish housewife Rabiye Kurnaz from her house in Bremen all the way to the Supreme Court in Washington. At her side is Bernhard Docke, the reserved, level-headed human rights lawyer. A true story about a mum who rescued her son from Guantanamo (Silver Bears for Lead Actor and Screenplay).