The Whistleblower
The Whistleblower

The Whistleblower

Director Larysa Kondracki

Production year 2010

Length 112min.

Country Germany/Canada/USA

SYNOPSIS

A drama based on the experiences of Kathryn Bolkovac, a Nebraska cop who served as a peacekeeper in post-war Bosnia and outed the U.N. for covering up a sex scandal.

Awards

Audience Award, Phillip Borsos Award, Best Film | Whistler FF, Canada, 2010

Golden Space Needle Award (Best Director) | Seattle IFF, USA, 2011

Audience Award | Palm Springs IFF, USA, 2011

Best Feature Film, Sound Editing | Directors Guild of Canada, Canada, 2011

Thriller Prize | Brussels IF of Fantasy Film, Belgium, 2012

CAST & CREW

Larysa Kondracki
Larysa Kondracki

Director

Producer

Christina Piovesan, Celine Rattray

Script

Larysa Kondracki, Eilis Kirwan

Director of Photography

Kieran McGuigan

Production designer

Caroline Foellmer

Music by

Mychael Danna

Sound

Erika Schengili-Roberts

Edit

Julian Clarke

Cast

Rachel Weisz, Monica Bellucci, Vanessa Redgrave, David Strathairn

Production company

Samuel Goldwyn Films Whistleblower (Gen One) Barry Films

Larysa Kondracki

Studied English and theatre at McGill University. She received an M.F.A. in Film Direction from Columbia University and directed the short film Viko (2008) which played mainly at film festivals to widespread acclaim. The Whistleblower is her first feature directorial film.


Filmography

Viko (2009, short), The Whistleblower (2010).

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