The film documents five months of Trump’s mishandling of the coronavirus
Documentary filmmaker Alex Gibney released the first trailer for his latest movie, “Totally Under Control.” The Oscar-winning filmmaker names the movie after President Donald Trump‘s now-infamous comment during the early days of the pandemic.
The documentary film chronicles the Trump administrations’s mishandling of the coronavirus.
“[The film is] the definitive account of the Trump administration’s incompetence, corruption and denial in the face of this global pandemic,” said the production team, Los Angelos Times reported.
The movie compares how the White House handled the coronavirus to how South Korea, a country much closer to China, the virus’s country of origin, handled it.
“On January 20th, 2020 the U.S. and South Korea both discovered their first cases of COVID-19,” the film’s synopsis reads.
“However, nine months later, the novel Coronavirus has claimed the lives of over 200,000 Americans and caused staggering economic damage, while in South Korea, there were no significant lockdowns and, in an urbanized…