Moazzam Begg has experienced a generation of conflict. The Confession captures the entirety of Begg’s story, from his forced confession and testimony as a free man, to his experience as a British Muslim and living the War on Terror. Commissioned by BBC Storyville and the BFI, The Confession is a gripping account of the rise of modern jihad, its descent into terror and the disastrous reaction of the West.
The Confession had its world premiere at Sheffield Doc/Fest this year and was shortlisted as a nominee for the Grand Jury prize. Since the film has been screened in cinemas across the UK. The Storyville version of the film was broadcast on BBC Four on Sunday 16th October.