Nonton City of Ghosts (2017).With unprecedented access, this documentary follows the extraordinary journey of “Raqqa is Being Slaughtered Silently”—a group of anonymous citizen journalists who banded together after their homeland was overtaken by ISIS—as they risk their lives to stand up against one of the greatest evils in the world today.
City of Ghosts is a 2017 Arabic-language American documentary film about the Syrian media activist group Raqqa Is Being Slaughtered Silently as they face the realities of life undercover, on the run, and in exile after their homeland is taken over by ISIS in 2014. The film was directed by Oscar-nominated and Emmy Award winning filmmaker Matthew Heineman.
Heineman won the Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Documentary Award from the Director’s Guild of America for the film, becoming one of only three people to win the prestigious honor twice. City of Ghosts also won the Courage Under Fire Award from the International Documentary Association “in recognition of conspicuous bravery in the pursuit of truth” and was listed on over 20 critic and year-end lists for Best Documentary of 2017. City of Ghosts is currently nominated for a Primetime Emmy for Exceptional Merit in Documentary Filmmaking and was previously nominated for a BAFTA Award, PGA Award, and IDA Award for Best Documentary Feature.