The most intense fighting footage and the best anatomy of a battle I’ve ever seen.”
Spike Jonze (Academy Award-winning director) on Ben Anderson’s film Taking on the Taliban
About the Author
Ben Anderson has been making documentaries and writing for over 14 years, producing over forty films for HBO, the Discovery Channel, PBS and VBS, and the BBC. He has written and presented five of his own series for BBC television in the UK. His films have been finalists for the BAFTA and he has written for Esquire, The Times of London, Guardian, London Review of Books, Mirror, and the Daily Mail. He has appeared on a variety of national TV shows in the US, including: MSNBC Morning Joe, MSNBC Jansing and Company, FOX America's Newsroom, CNN Parker/Spitzer and MSNBC Hardball with Chris Matthews. He lives in the UK.