Location: The Heritage Foundation's Lehrman Auditorium
Special Note: Due to copyright restrictions, our "View Event"
link features only the brief introductory remarks for this program
and the two and one-half minute promotional trailer for the movie
Obsession. To learn more about the film, to purchase a
"pre-release" DVD, or to organize a screening, visit www.obsessinothemovie.com.
Obsession is one of the most powerful, expertly crafted and
undeniably important films I've seen this year. This courageous,
utterly gripping exposé deserves the attention of every
- Michael Medved, "Eye on Entertainment"
Today, we are confronted by a new enemy, engaged in a violent
struggle to transform the world with all the means at its disposal.
A peaceful religion is being hijacked by a dangerous foe, who seeks
to destroy the shared values we stand for. Radical Islam is
threatening to bow Western Civilization under the yoke of its
Using images from Arab TV, rarely seen in the West,Obsession, a
77-minute documentary, reveals an 'insider's view' of the hatred
the Radicals are teaching, their incitement of global jihad, and
their goal of world domination. Featuring interviews with Sir
Martin Gilbert, Professor Robert Wistrich, Dr. Khaleel Mohammed,
Daniel Pipes, and Alan Dershowitz - as well as first-hand accounts
from a former PLO terrorist, a Nazi youth commander, and the
daughter of a martyred guerilla leader - the film shows, clearly,
that the threat is real. How long can the West overlook the evil
staring it in the face before standing forcefully against it?
Becky Norton Dunlop
Ronald Reagan Distinguished Fellow