Brian Keenan: His 4.5 Years as a Hostage in Beirut

The Update recently sat down with Brian Keenan, a Northern Irish Writer, to speak about the four and a half years he spent being held hostage in Beirut. In this interview he discusses his relationship with John McCarthy, forms of resistance, and ‘becoming the pied piper’ of one’s own madness.


A film by Nico Barreiro, Rebecca Lally, Diya Launay and Jordan Poon

With Hazel Fricska as interviewer