About the film
based on novel or book sandinism el salvador co-worker relationship woman director investigative journalism costa rica 1980s weapons trafficking iran–contra affair father daughter relationship
The Last Thing He Wanted
Release Date: February 14, 2020
|Production Companies||:||Elevated Films, Little Red Hen, The Fyzz|
|Producers||:||Billy Hopkins, Robert Jones, Walter Josten, Cassian Elwes, Cyril Megret, James Harris, Dee Rees, Luillo Ruiz, Wayne Marc Godfrey, Theresa Frankel, Ashley Ingram, Mark Lane, Adrienne Franciscus, Jamin O'Brien, Jamin O'Brien, Laurie E. Vega|
|Writers||:||Joan Didion, Dee Rees, Marco Villalobos|
At the turning point of the Iran-Contra affair, Elena McMahon, a fearless investigative journalist covering the 1984 US presidential campaign, puts herself in danger when she abandons her assigned task in order to fulfill the last wish of her ailing father, a mysterious man whose past activities she barely knows.