Tuesday, September 11, 2007

Shake Hands with the Devil

A different take on the story of Romeo Dallaire and the events in Rwanda. I have not seen the documentary or read the book.

Roy Dupuis was spectacular in the role. It is a Canadian story after all.

Director: Roger Spottiswoode
Country: Canada
Year: 2007
Language: English
Runtime: 113 minutes
Production Company: Halifax Film/ Barna-Alper Productions Inc./ Seville Productions
Executive Producer: David Reckziegel, Marty Katz, Steven Silver, Neil Tabatznik
Producer: Laszlo Barna, Michael Donovan
Screenplay: Michael Donovan, based on the book by Lieutenant General Roméo Dallaire
Cinematographer: Miroslaw Baszak
Editor: Michel Arcand
Production Designer: Lindsey Hermer-Bell
Sound: Eric Fitz
Music: David Hirschfelder
Principal Cast: Roy Dupuis, James Gallanders, Michel Mongeau, Deborah Kara Unger, Owen Lebakeng Sejake