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Festival of Ideas: The Alternative Iraq Enquiry (18)

Borne from David Lawley-Wakelin, the freelance documentary filmmaker who was so incensed by the Iraq war that he made the bold statement from the audience of Question Time suggesting whether Tony Blair was a liar prepared to kill in the name of oil. On this premise, Lawley-Wakelin travels to Iraq to ask its citizens and military personnel whether they agreed with him. Questioning the motives on both sides of the Atlantic: who is responsible for the atrocities of war?

Followed by a discussion with Director David Lawley-Wakelin and other guests. Presented by Festival of Ideas and Watershed. Unfortunately due to unforeseen circumstances former MP Clare Short cannot attend this event as previously advertised.

Fee: £7.20/ £5.60 concessions.


Festival of Ideas Spring 2011

Please note: this is a old season with no further events to see

The Bristol Festival of Ideas aims to stimulate the minds and passions of the people of Bristol with an inspiring programme of discussion and debate throughout the year.

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