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ISIS, birth of a terrorist state

DAECH, naissance d'un état terroriste (Motion picture). English
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Summary

This film covers the rise of Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi and the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), and explains the significance of its proclaimation of a Caliphate and its status as a terrorist gro...

This film covers the rise of Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi and the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), and explains the significance of its proclaimation of a Caliphate and its status as a terrorist group controlling vast territory and resources. It shows how ISIS unites local Sunni grievances with international jihadist ambitions. It examines the future of the war between ISIS and its enemies.

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Creator
Pac Presse and Arte present ; produced by Pierre-Antoine Capton, Patricia Chaira ; a film by Jérôme Fritel
Format
Videos, Slides, Films
Publication
  • New York, NY : Films Media Group, [2015]
  • ©2015
Physical Details
  • 1 videodisc (55 min) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
OCLC
ocn952185278
Credits
  • Writer and director, Jérôme Fritel ; photography, Stéphan Villeneuve ; editing, Seamus Haley ; English commentary, Hester Wilcox

  • "Films for the Humanities & Sciences"--Menu screen.
  • Originally produced as a documentary television program in 2015.
  • DVD.
  • Closed-captioned.

  • Islamic State (2:40) -- Baghdad (1:54) -- Al-Baghdadi's Background (3:29) -- American Withdrawal from Iraq (1:12) -- IS in Syria (2:16) -- Foreign Recruits (2:11) -- Islamic State's Successes (1:52) -- ISIS Implements Agenda (1:42) -- Mosul Local Feelings Conquest of Mosul (2:53) -- Proclaiming Caliphate (3:30) -- Border Crossing (3:44) -- ISIS Financing (3:13) -- Oil Smuggling (2:30) -- ISIS Control of Agriculture (1:38) -- ISIS Methods (1:55) -- ISIS Governing (1:58) -- ISIS Atrocities (1:33) -- Town Retaken by Kurds (2:07) -- Ethnic Cleansing in Zumar (1:09) -- Future of ISIS (1:44) -- Fight Against ISIS (3:08) -- Future of ISIS War (3:11) -- Credits: ISIS, Birth of a Terrorist State (1:04)