Breaking the Silence: Truth and Lies in the War on Terror (2003)

Film details

Alternative titles

  • War Is a Fraud Working
  • Breaking the Silence: A Special Report by John Pilger Alternative
  • Breaking the Silence Alternative


Journalist and broadcaster John Pilger analyses George Bush's 'War on Terror' in a documentary that encompasses Afghanistan, America and the recent invasion of Iraq. Includes interviews with senior Bush officials and former intelligence officers.

Cast & Credits

Latest from the BFI

  • Latest from the BFI

    Latest news, features and opinion.

More information

Films, TV and people

  • Films, TV and people

    Film lists and highlights from BFI Player.

More information

Sight & Sound magazine

  • Sight & Sound magazine

    Reviews, interviews and features from the international film magazine.

More information

Back to the top