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Deep in the desert, young thrill-seekers at a jihadi boot camp sign up to a plot to overthrow the Saudi government. After detonating three car-bombs at Western compounds in Riyadh, their plans unravel. Embroiled in a nail-biting game of cat-and-mouse with government forces, they resort to ever more ruthless tactics. Using a treasure trove of captured Al Qaeda home-movie footage, Path of Blood reveals terrorism as no film has before, exposing the dark side of the human soul. This haunting documentary shows how brainwashed youths, idealistic and arrogant, can be manipulated into carrying out acts of madness and carnage.