Backstabbing for Beginners

2017 ‧ Drama/Thriller ‧ 1h 48m

Based on a true story and a gripping and timely thriller.

Michael (Theo James), a young United Nations employee, travels to Iraq with his mentor (Ben Kingsley), who wants to show him how successful the UN’s Oil-for-Food Program has been. When Michael gets a deeper look at the organization, he unveils a corruption conspiracy in which officials — both inside and outside of the UN — are skimming billions off the top of the aid meant for the Iraqi people.