Film going deep inside this secret world that is changing the face of modern warfare, with the private military industry booming in Iraq, what are we really risking by allowing profit-motivated corporations into the business of war?
With thousands of private soldiers operating in Iraq alone, and over $100 Billion in annual revenues and 70000 employees in Iraq, these individuals, known as private security contractors remain a mystery to the public.
Narrated by Gerard Butler, Shadow Company is an investigative style documentary that seeks out and reveals the origins and destinations of these modern-day mercenaries.
Who are these private security contractors? What do they do? Why do they do it?