Frontline Club: Martin Bell presents Salvador

  • Oliver Stone /
  • United Kingdom, United States of America /
  • 1986 /
  • 122 mins

James Woods, Jim Belushi, Michael Murphy, John Savage, Elpidia Carrillo, Cindy Gibb / Fiction / English

A classic searing slice of Oliver Stone anti-US conservative forces invective, this characterful, action pic depicts James Woods’s Richard Boyle covering the Salvadorian civil war, and becoming entangled with both the right wing military and left-wing freedom fighters. Including a Q&A with Martin Bell, who was in the field in El Salvador during the exact time period depicted in the film. Martin is in residence for two days at the Festival, hosting other Conflict | reportage screenings and events.

Please note that there is a short screening preceding the feature.

Screening with: Prayers for Peace (Dustin Grella/ USA/ 2010/ 8min) 

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