Jadotville
Original Title:
The Siege of Jadotville

Year:
2016

Production:
Netflix


DOP:
Nikolaus Summerer

DIT:
Richard Muller, Nena Buchman

Link to IMDB

The Siege of Jadotville is a 2016 historical drama war film directed by Richie Smyth and written by Kevin Brodbin. The film is based on Declan Power’s book, The Siege at Jadotville: The Irish Army’s Forgotten Battle from 2005. It covers the story of the Siege of Jadotville, a conflict involving Irish Army UN Peacekeepers and Katangese forces during the Congo Crisis in September 1961.