The Final Year

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    The Final Year

    Directed by

    USA

    2017

    89 min

    • English

    Documentary

    TIFF Docs - Toronto IFF

    A sweeping, insiders’ account of President Barack Obama’s foreign policy team during their final year as they set out to define their legacy, promote diplomacy and react to the unexpected rise of Donald Trump. Featuring unprecedented access inside the White House, the State Department, and the machinery of American power.

    Festivals

    Credits

    Cast
    John Kerry
    Barack Obama
    Samantha Power
    Cinematography
    Erich Rowland
    Martina Radwan
    Editing
    Joshua Altman
    Langdon Page
    Music
    Philip Sheppard
    Sales
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    Production
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    Press

    A fascinating look at how the diplomatic sausage is made.

    Frank Scheck, The Hollywood Reporter

    Greg Barker

    Greg Barker

    USA

    Greg Barker is a director and producer, known for the series Commanding Heights: The Battle for the World Economy (2002), SERGIO (2009) and MANHUNT: THE INSIDE STORY OF THE HUNT FOR BIN LADEN (2013) for which he won the Outstanding Documentary or Nonfiction Special award at the Primetime Emmy Awards.