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Citizenfour (2014)  link to Citizenfour on IMDb  link to trailer on IMDb

Number: 2181

poster Citizenfour

IMDb Rating:
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8.2/10 (21332 votes)

Also known as: Гражданин четыре book 8

Country: USA, 114 minutes

Spoken Languages: English, German, Portuguese

Genre(s): Documentary

Director(s): Laura Poitras

Storyline:
In January 2013, Laura Poitras started receiving anonymous encrypted e-mails from "CITIZENFOUR," who claimed to have evidence of illegal covert surveillance programs run by the NSA in collaboration with other intelligence agencies worldwide. Five months later, she and reporters Glenn Greenwald and Ewen MacAskill flew to Hong Kong for the first of many meetings with the man who turned out to be Edward Snowden. She brought her camera with her. The resulting film is history unfolding before our eyes.

Cast:

photo Edward Snowden Edward Snowden Himself
photo Glenn Greenwald Glenn Greenwald Himself
photo Jeremy Scahill Jeremy Scahill Himself
photo William Binney William Binney Himself
photo Jacob Appelbaum Jacob Appelbaum Himself

Medium: Original DVD,

Location: USA

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 1.85:1