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On the President’s Orders

The searing story of President Duterte’s bloody campaign against drug dealers and addicts in the Philippines, told with unprecedented and intimate access to both sides of the war – the Manila police, and an ordinary family from the slum.

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James Jones is an Emmy-winning British director who makes documentary films for international television and theatrical release. He has made films about police shootings in America, suicide in the military, wars in Ukraine and Gaza, the drugs war in the Philippines, and undercover investigations in Saudi Arabia and North Korea.

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