News

‘Iraq in Fragments’ filmmaker detained and released in Iran

Doc-maker James Longley (Iraq in Fragments) and his translator were detained in Iran and have since been released. He had been in Tehran working on a doc that looked at the unrest around the Iranian presidential elections.
June 18, 2009

Doc-maker James Longley (Iraq in Fragments) and his translator were detained in Iran and have since been released. He had been in Tehran working on a doc that looked at the unrest around the Iranian presidential elections.

About The Author
Selina Chignall joins the realscreen team as a staff writer. Prior to working with rs, she covered lobbying activity at Hill Times Publishing. She also spent a year covering the Hill as a journalist with iPolitics. Her beat focused on youth, education, democratic reform, innovation and infrastructure. She holds a Master of Arts in Journalism from Western University and a Honours Bachelor of Arts from the University of Toronto.

Menu

Search