Cast & Crew
Examines the role of the United Nations and the international community through the life and experiences of Sergio Vieira de Mello, the U.N.'s High Commissioner for Human Rights.
Winner of the U.S. Documentary Editing Award at the 2009 Sundance Film Festival.
Aired in United States May 6, 2010
Aired in United States 2009
Aired in United States January 2009
Aired in United States October 2009
Shown at Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Film Festival (World Showcase) April 30-May 10, 2009.
Shown at London Film Festival (World Cinema) October 14-29, 2009.
Based on the book "Chasing The Flame: Sergio Vieira de Mello and the Fight to Save the World" written by Samantha Power. Published by Penguin Press January 1, 2008.
Originally in development as a feature.
Aired in USA on HBO May 6, 2010.