POV

My Country, My Country: Filmmaker Interview

Clip: Season 19 | 1m 41s

Filmmaker Laura Poitras talks about why she was fortunate to find her subject, Dr. Riyadh, the contradictions of invading a country to establish democracy and the making of her Academy Award-nominated film, My Country, My Country.

Aired: 10/24/06

Rating: NR

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