A Private War (2018)

Genres - Drama, War  |   Sub-Genres - Biopic [feature], War Drama  |   Run Time - 111 min.  |   Countries - USA  |   MPAA Rating - NR
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This biopic tells the story of war correspondent Marie Colvin (Rosamund Pike), who was killed in Syria while documenting the country's bloody civil war. An award-winning journalist who lost an eye while reporting in Sri Lanka, she teams up with freelance photographer Paul Conroy (Jamie Dornan) and combats her own demons of PTSD and alcoholism while boldly chasing down dangerous but vital stories. Directed by Matthew Heineman.

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civil-war, correspondence, journalist, Syria, war-correspondent