The State

The State

  • Seasons:
  • 1
Unflinching in its portrayal of the hardships, brutality and everyday realities of life as members of the Islamic State, The State is a truly compelling drama, exploring one of the most complex and troubling issues of our age.
Unflinching in its portrayal of the hardships, brutality and everyday realities of life as members of the Islamic State, The State is a truly compelling drama, exploring one of the most complex and troubling issues of our age.

Season 1 (4 episodes)

  • 1. Part One

    Original air date: 09/18/2017 Runtime: 46:32 min.

    Original air date: 09/18/2017 Runtime: 46:32 min. Four young British ISIS recruits are excited to begin their new lives in Syria but are soon confronted with the harsh realities of life in The State.

  • 2. Part Two

    Original air date: 09/18/2017 Runtime: 47:19 min.

    Original air date: 09/18/2017 Runtime: 47:19 min. The recruits are forced to reflect as the brutal reality of life under ISIS becomes clear.

  • 3. Part Three

    Original air date: 09/19/2017 Runtime: 47:41 min.

    Original air date: 09/19/2017 Runtime: 47:41 min. As Ziyaad and Ushna are drawn into ISIS’s hold, Shakira and Jalal question their beliefs.

  • 4. Part Four

    Original air date: 09/19/2017 Runtime: 48:02 min.

    Original air date: 09/19/2017 Runtime: 48:02 min. Jalal and Shakira risk their lives as their disillusionment with ISIS becomes complete.