Death of Two Sons

Director: Micah Schaffer
Country: USA and Guinea
Year: 2006
Running Time: 64 min.
Language: English, French, and Pulaar

Stunningly shot, this documentary examines the political, personal, and spiritual implications of the 1999 shooting death of Amadou Diallo and the death less than a year later of Jesse Thyne, an American Peace Corps volunteer, who lived and worked with Diallo’s family in his home village in Guinea.