The Reckoning, a new documentary on the ICC premieres in July

“The Reckoning” by Pamela Yates, follows dynamic ICC Prosecutor Luis Moreno-Ocampo and his team for three years across four continents as he issues arrest warrants for Lord’s Resistance Army leaders in Uganda, puts Congolese warlords on trial, shakes up the Colombian justice system, and charges Sudan’s President Omar al-Bashir with genocide in Darfur.

Watch the trailer below.

In this place killers go unpunished.  Without justice, people have no respect for each other.  If this is left unpunished, it will happen again.

This documentary was the official selection of the 2009 Sundance Film Festival.  And it premieres on PBS on Tuesday, July 14thCheck your local listings.

You cannot have lasting peace without justice.


The Reckoning (official website)

See the broadcast schedule on PBS.