Length: 90 ’

Broadcast date: February 13, 2019 at 9:00 p.m.

Broadcaster: Canal +

Director: Michel Peyrard and Damien Vercaemer


This documentary film with a cinematic aesthetic paints the portrait of ex-hostages (FARC in Colombia, AQIM in the Sahel, ISIS or Al Qaeda in Syria, Ansar al-Sharia in Yemen, etc.). Stories beyond reality, restored in all their singularity thanks to privileged access to hostages.

Best Documentary Award 2019 at the Venice Film Festival