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The Ambassador (Ambassadoren)

Rating:No Rating
Genre:Documentary
Release Date:August 29, 2012
Running time:93 minutes
Cast:Mads Brügger
Director:Mads Brügger
Producer:Peter Engel, Carsten Holst
Writer:Maja Jul Larsen, Mads Brügger
Distributor:Drafthouse Films

Description: Danish documentarist/satirist/provocateur Mads Brügger decides to expose the high-stakes game of political and economic corruption in Africa. How to go about this? By carrying a hidden camera as he buys a diplomatic assignment to the Central African Republic and sets up a match factory staffed by Pygmies to serve as a front for a diamond-smuggling operation. A gonzo exposé of neo-colonialism that is bound to stir up controversy.

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