Dream Defender, Ahmad Abuznaid, Will Deliver Document to United Nations in Geneva

We go around and make the same mistakes again. That comes out in the film. All through his life he’s been so far hear of his time, warning us of imperialism throughout the ages, like Vietnam and Iraq.” Vidal saw nothing conspiratorial about our mistakes because the players on the stage were strutting about in the open. You might even say the Iraq War worked out perfectly for the amorphous cash-sucking beast President Dwight Eisenhower, a Republican, called “the military-industrial complex” in his farewell address of 1960. “They got what they wanted,” Wrathall says. “They have their war. They destroyed the country. The oil market in Iraq is permanent. They achieved expansion and dominance in the Middle East.” The best thing about Wrathall’s film is the way he captures Gore Vidal in his twilight, when so much that he predicted had come true–a bittersweet turn of events. “It was amazing,” Wrathall says. “He had such a sharp intellect. It was an honor and learning experience for me. He could speak on any subject, with parallels back to ancient times.

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