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/10
47 Ratings

Cold Case Hammarskjöld

Directed by Mads Brügger
Denmark, Norway, 2019
Documentary, Mystery

Synopsis

Danish director Mads Brügger and Swedish private investigator Göran Björkdahl are trying to solve the mysterious death of Dag Hammarskjöld. As their investigation closes in, they discover a crime far worse than killing the Secretary-General of the United Nations.

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Cold Case Hammarskjöld Directed by Mads Brügger
With the endless speculation that emerged in the wake of Jeffrey Epstein’s suicide, Cold Case Hammarskjöld’s wild postulations about secret political assassinations and biologically engineered viruses have a gripping, gruesome urgency: Watching it is like getting sucked into a Reddit thread at 3 in the morning.
August 22, 2019
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A tremendously absorbing film, a documentary that plays like a first-rate thriller hinging on key issues of the Cold War and African decolonization.
August 16, 2019
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“Cold Case Hammarskjold” is finally poised unsatisfyingly between an explosive exposé and a self-conscious put-on.
August 15, 2019
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