The Mauritanian

The Mauritanian

Captured by the U.S. Government, Mohamedou Ould Slahi (Tahar Rahim) languishes in prison for years without charge or trial. Losing all hope, Slahi finds allies in defense attorney Nancy Hollander (Jodie Foster) and her associate Teri Duncan (Shailene Woodley). Together they face countless obstacles in a desperate pursuit for justice. Their controversial advocacy, along with evidence uncovered by formidable military prosecutor, Lt. Colonel Stuart Couch (Benedict Cumberbatch), eventually reveals a shocking and far reaching conspiracy. Based on the New York Times best-selling memoir, this is the explosive true story of a fight for survival against all odds.

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Credits

Director:

  • Kevin Macdonald

Cast:

  • Tahar Rahim
  • Jodie Foster
  • Benedict Cumberbatch
  • Shailene Woodley

Writers:

  • Michael Bronner
  • Rory Haines
  • Sohrab Noshirvani

Producers:

  • Adam Ackland
  • Beatriz Levin
  • Benedict Cumberbatch
  • Branwen Prestwood Smith
  • Christine Holder
  • Daniel Steinman
  • Danny Steinmann
  • Donald Sabourin
  • James Joseph McDonald
  • Jim Reeve
  • Larry Siems
  • Leah Clarke
  • Lloyd Levin
  • Maria Zuckerman
  • Mark Holder
  • Micah Green
  • Michael Bloom
  • Michael Bronner
  • Mohamedou Ould Salahi
  • Robert A. Halmi
  • Rose Garnett
  • Russell Smith
  • Ryan Heller
  • Zak Kilberg

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