The Truth Commissioner (2016)

Director
Declan Recks

Main cast
Roger Allam; Sean McGinley; Barry Ward; Conleth Hill; Madeleine Mantock

Genres
Drama

Description
Set in a post-Troubles Northern Ireland, The Truth Commissioner follows the fictional story of Henry Stanfield, played by Roger Allam, a career diplomat who has just been appointed as Truth Commissioner to Northern Ireland. Eager to make good as a peacemaker, the Prime Minister urges a commission following the South African model of Truth and Reconciliation. But, though Stanfield starts bravely, he quickly uncovers some bloody and inconvenient truths about those now running the country; truths which none of those in power are prepared to have revealed.


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