9 takeaways from 'Totally Under Control,' the new documentary filmed in secret about the Trump administration's coronavirus response

Oct 07, 2020 - Business Insider

On Thursday, October 1, film directors Alex Gibney, Ophelia Harutyunyan, and Suzanne Hillinger finished their coronavirus documentary – the first major film about the pandemic to be released in the US. 

The very next day, President Donald Trump announced he had the virus; the film also released its trailer, which has been viewed more than 6 million times. That weekend, more and more officials within Trump's orbit tested positive for the disease.

The timing of Trump's illness is a remarkable coincidence, with the film premiering on-demand on October 13 (it comes to Hulu on Octobe...