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Hell on Earth: The Fall of Syria and the Rise of ISIS (2017) Poster

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Sebastian Junger
Nick Quested

Writing Credits (in alphabetical order)  

Mark Monroe

Cast  

Ghaith Abdul-Ahad Ghaith Abdul-Ahad ... Himself - Journalist
Amr Al-Azm Amr Al-Azm ... Himself - Middle East Institute (as Dr. Amr Al-Azm)
Abu Bakr Al-Baghdadi Abu Bakr Al-Baghdadi ... Himself - Leader, ISIS
Tareq Al-Hashemi Tareq Al-Hashemi ... Himself - Former Iraqi Vice President
Abdul Jabbar Al-Oqaidi Abdul Jabbar Al-Oqaidi ... Himself - Colonel, Free Syria Army (as Col. Abdul Jabbar Al-Oqaidi)
Zaidoun Al-Zoabi Zaidoun Al-Zoabi ... Himself
Mahmoud Al Basha Mahmoud Al Basha ... Himself (as Mahmoud Al-Basha)
Peter Bergen ... Himself - National Security Analyst, CNN
Matthew Bogdanos Matthew Bogdanos ... Himself - District Attorney, Manhattan, NY (as Col. Matthew Bogdanos)
Peter Bouckaert Peter Bouckaert ... Himself - Emergencies Director, Human Rights Watch
Paul Bremer Paul Bremer ... Himself (archive footage)
George W. Bush ... Himself (archive footage)
David Cameron ... Himself - British Prime Minister (archive footage)
Sarah Chayes Sarah Chayes ... Herself
Alain Chouet Alain Chouet ... Himself - Director, French Security Intelligence Service
Laurent Fabius Laurent Fabius ... Himself - Former French Foreign Minister
James Wright Foley James Wright Foley ... Himself (archive footage)
Lindsey Graham ... Himself (archive footage)
David Haines David Haines ... Himself (archive footage)
Amos Hochstein Amos Hochstein ... Himelf - Special Envoy for International Energy Affairs
Lester Holt ... Himself (archive footage)
Saddam Hussein ... Himself (archive footage)
Linda Ibrahim Linda Ibrahim ... Herself
Emely Issa Emely Issa ... Herself - Linda's Mother
Alex Jordanov Alex Jordanov ... Himself
Sebastian Junger ... Himself - Narator
George Kiourktsoglou George Kiourktsoglou ... Himself - Professor, University of Greenwich
Daniel Koehler Daniel Koehler ... Himself - German Institute for Radicalization and De-Radicalization Studies
John McCain ... Himself (archive footage)
William McCants William McCants ... Himself - Center for Mideast Policy (as Will McCants)
Atef Najib Atef Najib ... Himself - Chief of Syrian Security Service (archive footage)
Barack Obama ... Himself (archive footage)
David Petraeus ... Himself (as Maj. Gen. David Petraeus)
Vladimir Putin ... Himself (archive footage)
Rami Abdel Rahmane Rami Abdel Rahmane ... Himself - Syrian Observatory for Human Rights
Christoph Reuter Christoph Reuter ... Himself - Journalist, 'Der Spiegel'
Christine Romans Christine Romans ... Herself (archive footage)
Charlie Rose ... Himself (archive footage)
Dennis Ross ... Himself - Former Senior Advisor, National Security Council
Abu Sayyaf Abu Sayyaf ... Himself - Senior Cleric, Jordanian Salafist Movement
Steven Sotloff Steven Sotloff ... Himself (archive footage) (as Steven J. Sotloff)
David Thomson David Thomson ... Himself - Journalist, 'France 24'
Teun Voeten Teun Voeten ... Himself - Journalist
Mahma Xelil Mahma Xelil ... Himself - Mayor of Sinjar, Iraq
Robin Yassin Kassab Robin Yassin Kassab ... Himself
Anna Érelle Anna Érelle ... Herself - Author, 'In the Skin of a Jihadist'

Produced by 

Jeremiah Bailey-Hoover ... field producer
Ahmed Barbary ... co-producer (as Ahmed El-Barbary)
Jessica Q. Chen ... associate producer
Wjd Dhnie ... field producer
Aysegal Duru ... field producer
Ayar Freedom ... field producer
Kathryn Gilbert ... field producer
Katie Gilbert ... field producer
Katie Gilbert ... field producer
Bakhtyar Haddad ... field producer
Alex Jordanov ... associate producer / field producer
Sebastian Junger ... producer
Gretchen McGowan ... co-producer
Adnan Al Mohamed ... field producer
Tim Pastore ... executive producer
Daniela Petrova ... field producer
Nick Quested ... producer
Matt Renner ... executive producer
Djaka Souaré ... associate producer
Alexander Spiess ... associate producer

Music by 

Joel Goodman

Film Editing by 

Aaron Soffin

Art Direction by 

Daniel Forrest Hoffman

Production Management 

Ben Cheah ... post-production manager

Art Department 

Gretchen Diehl ... Graphics Designer

Sound Department 

Rachel Chancey ... foley artist
Mary Ellen Porto ... supervising sound editor
Danny Rooney ... post audio project manager
Michael Suarez ... dialogue editor

Camera and Electrical Department 

Jeremiah Bailey-Hoover ... camera operator
Mahmoud Al Basha ... camera operator
Mohammad Abo Ghaloun ... camera operator
Tony Inskeep ... camera operator
Javier Manzano ... camera operator
Bara Omar ... camera operator
Hasan Oswald ... camera operator
Jonathan Prieur ... camera operator
Nick Quested ... camera operator
Mohamad Shaban ... camera operator
Millad Shabie ... camera operator
Bill Thomas ... camera operator
Mohamed Zidan ... camera operator

Animation Department 

Daniel Forrest Hoffman ... animator

Editorial Department 

John Dowdell ... digital cinema colorist
Mona Eldaief ... additional editor
Moaz Elfarouk ... assistant editor
Geeta Gandbhir ... supervising editor
Emir Lewis ... additional editor
Amina Megalli ... additional editor
Mariah Rehmet ... additional editor
Jordan P.H. Stein ... finishing artist
Matt Thompson ... on-line editor

Music Department 

Andrew DeWitt ... music production manager
Benjamin Krause ... composer: additional music

Other crew 

Whitney Alexander ... Motion Graphics Designers
Moaz Elfarouk ... translation
Anna Fishbone ... translation
Hany Hawasly ... translation
Mai Mabrouk ... translator
Melissa Magri ... graphics photographer
Banoo Muhealden ... translation
Daniela Petrova ... translation
Matt Sarshik ... production coordinator
Esra Saydam ... transcripts / translation
Adam J. Segal ... publicist
Djaka Souaré ... translation
Matt Stalker ... Motion Graphics Designers
Ergulen Toprak ... translation
Claire Warnes ... legal services

Thanks 

Adla Massoud ... special thanks

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