The Diplomat


1h 44m 2015

Brief Synopsis

Ambassador Richard Holbrooke's career spanned fifty years of American foreign policy from Vietnam to Afghanistan. Told through the perspective of his eldest son David, we go behind the scenes of high stakes diplomacy where peace is waged and wars are ended to learn about Holbrooke's life and legacy.

Film Details

Also Known As
Diplomat, Richard Holbrooke - min pappa diplomaten
Release Date
2015
Production Company
C5, Inc. ; Cowan, Debaets, Abrahams & Sheppard Llp ; HBO Network- Home Box Office

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 44m

Synopsis

Ambassador Richard Holbrooke's career spanned fifty years of American foreign policy from Vietnam to Afghanistan. Told through the perspective of his eldest son David, we go behind the scenes of high stakes diplomacy where peace is waged and wars are ended to learn about Holbrooke's life and legacy.

Crew

Dr. Abdullah Abdullah

Interviewee

Nancy Abraham

Producer

Madeleine Albright

Interviewee

Christiane Amanpour

Interviewee

Rina Amiri

Interviewee

Kofi Annan

Interviewee

Mohammad Hanif Atmar

Interviewee

Scott Berrie

Executive Producer

Ashley Bommer

Interviewee

Seth Bomse

Editor

Wesley Clark

Interviewee

Bill Clinton

Interviewee

Roger Cohen

Interviewee

Richard Dallett

Director Of Photography

Richard Dallett

Cinematographer

Richard Dallett

Dp/Cinematographer

Mohammad Daudzai

Interviewee

Christina Delerme

Producer

Philippe Deprez

Field Producer

Tom Donilon

Interviewee

Nancy Hatch Dupree

Interviewee

Camil Durakovic

Interviewee

Dr. Jehan El-bayoumi

Interviewee

Ronan Farrow

Interviewee

Dan Feldman

Interviewee

Julian Feller-cohen

Associate Producer

Dexter Filkins

Interviewee

Tom Freston

Executive Producer

Peter Galbraith

Interviewee

Leslie H Gelb

Interviewee

Ashraf Ghani

Interviewee

Al Gore

Interviewee

Martin Gottlieb

Interviewee

Mate Grani+

Interviewee

John Guare

Interviewee

Andrew Gundlach

Executive Producer

Barbara Gundlach

Executive Producer

Thu Ha

Interviewee

Joey Handy

Producer

Husain Haqqani

Interviewee

Chris Hill

Interviewee

Andrew Holbrooke

Interviewee

Anthony Holbrooke

Interviewee

David Holbrooke

Writer

Litty Holbrooke

Interviewee

Sarah Holbrooke

Coproducer

Jim Hurst

Cinematographer

Jim Hurst

Director Of Photography

Jim Hurst

Dp/Cinematographer

Mladen Ivani+

Interviewee

Bakir Izetbegovi+

Interviewee

Jim Johnson

Interviewee

Stanley Karnow

Interviewee

Henry Kissinger

Interviewee

Joe Klein

Interviewee

Ivo Kom+i+

Interviewee

Fawzia Koofi

Interviewee

John Kornblum

Interviewee

Nicholas Kristof

Interviewee

Maya Lin

Interviewee

Douglas Lute

Interviewee

Fazel Ahmed Manawi

Interviewee

Kati Marton

Interviewee

Ahmad Wali Massoud

Interviewee

Emily Mcallister

Coproducer

Saad Mohseni

Interviewee

Patrick Moon

Interviewee

Ernesto Moos

Interviewee

Wakil Ahmed Muttawakil

Interviewee

Dr. Farzad Najam

Interviewee

Vali Nasr

Interviewee

Sheila Nevins

Executive Producer

Bao Nguyen

Director Of Photography

Bao Nguyen

Dp/Cinematographer

Bao Nguyen

Cinematographer

Le Nguyen

Interviewee

George Packer

Interviewee

Peter G Peterson

Interviewee

David Petraeus

Interviewee

Samantha Power

Interviewee

Melissa Preen

Field Producer

Stacey Reiss

Producer

Graham Reynolds

Original Score

Hillary Rodham Clinton

Interviewee

Barnett Rubin

Interviewee

Diane Sawyer

Interviewee

Haris Silajd+i+

Interviewee

Vikram Singh

Interviewee

Marshall Sonenshine

Executive Producer

Fritz Stern

Interviewee

Peter Tarnoff

Interviewee

Jane Tucker

Producer

Amani Vance

Associate Producer

Adam Vardy

Director Of Photography

Adam Vardy

Dp/Cinematographer

Adam Vardy

Cinematographer

Louis Venezia

Executive Producer

Khanh Vi

Interviewee

Elie Wiesel

Interviewee

Bob Woodward

Interviewee

Film Details

Also Known As
Diplomat, Richard Holbrooke - min pappa diplomaten
Release Date
2015
Production Company
C5, Inc. ; Cowan, Debaets, Abrahams & Sheppard Llp ; HBO Network- Home Box Office

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 44m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Original airing in United States November 2, 2015

Will air on HBO on November 2, 2015.

Released in United States 2015

Released in United States 2015 (Marquee Presentations)

Released in United States 2015 (Spotlight Screenings)

Original airing in United States November 2, 2015 (HBO)