Producer, director, screenwriter, and author Terry Jastrow discusses his debut novel, The Trial of Prisoner 043. Terry will be in conversation with his wife, Academy Award-nominated actress Anne Archer. In addition to discussing The Trial of Prisoner 043, Terry and Anne will examine the role Hollywood has in politics.
About The Trial of Prisoner 043: What Would Happen If George W. Bush Were Prosecuted for War Crimes? On a glorious autumn morning in St. Andrews, Scotland, former US president George W. Bush approached the first tee of the world-famous Old Course to play a round of golf he would not finish. Unceremoniously abducted off the course by a team of paramilitary commandos, he was transported to the International Criminal Court in The Hague to stand trial for war crimes in connection with the Iraq War. The ICC had spent one year accumulating sufficient evidence to indict George W. Bush as the single person most responsible for the war. Would he be found innocent or guilty, or would something happen to disrupt the pursuit of justice?