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SHADOW WORLD

Directed by Johan Grimonprez

Based on the book The Shadow World: Inside the Global Arms Trade by Andrew Feinstein


PRESS COVERAGE: NEW YORK, NOvember 9th, 2017


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REAL SCREEN
Docs on "Independent Lens" : "Beyond A Year in Space," "Who Killed Tupac?" & "Shadow World," by Daniele Alcinii, Nov 9, 2017

DOCUMENTARY NEWS
Global arms trade documentary "Shadow World" premieres on Independent Lens in November on PBS, by Documentary News, Oct 18, 2017

THE GEORGIA STRAIGHT
Vancouver Week in Widescreen: John Cho headlines the Vancouver Asian Film Festival, by Staff, Nov 1, 2017

VERTIGOWEB.BE
'Shadow World' Wins Best Documentary Ensor Award at the 2017 Ostend Film Festival, by Vertigo, Sept 16, 2017

THE GEORGIA STRAIGHT
Critics' picks: Adrian Mack selects the best films of 2016, by Adrian Mack, Dec 21, 2016

DEWERELDMORGEN.BE
Shadow World: War is big business, review by Robrecht Vanderbeeken, October 19, 2016

THE DAILY BEAST
"Shadow World": The War Documentary the U.S. Government Doesn’t Want You to See, by Jen Yamato, October 11, 2016

HOLLYWOOD PROGRESSIVE
"Shadow World," by Bill Meyer, June 16, 2016

BLOGCRITICS
"How would you feel if a bribe that you took ended in people's deaths?" Tribeca Film Festival Review, by Carole Di Tosti, May 5, 2016

ALTERNET
"Shadow World," Investigating the Huge Corruption of the Billion-Dollar Global Arms Trade, by Alexandra Rosenmann, May 2, 2016

VARIETY
A superbly edited, angry documentary about the global arms trade that will energize politically-minded audiences, by Jay Weissberg, April 30, 2016

CINEUROPA
Shadow World: Lifting the lid on what is really behind the global arms trade, by Paraskevi Karageorgu, April 27, 2016

TIME.COM
Before the Panama Papers: The Low Point in the History of Offshore Accounts, by Andrew Feinstein, April 15, 2016

BUSINESS INSIDER
Shadow World one of "15 movies you'll be dying to see coming out of the Tribeca Film Festival," by Jason Guerrasio, April 12, 2016

WNYC.org
The Takeaway - Shining a Light on the Global Arms Trade, April 8, 2016

INDIEWIRE
'Shadow World' Trailer Shines a Light on Hard Truths the Government Doesn't Want You to Know About, April 7, 2016

ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY
Tribeca 2016 lineup announcement, by Joey Nolfi, March 8, 2016

FILMMAKER MAGAZINE
Tribeca 2016 lineup announcement, March 8, 2016