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Assange would like to be seen as a figure on the world stage with equal stature to those he leaks and tweets about - footage in Laura Poitras's documentary on Assange, Risk, showed him insisting he speak with Clinton directly when she was secretary of state, to discuss the forthcoming cable leaks.
... Customs Enforcement (ICE) "uses backend Facebook data to locate and track suspects, according to a string of emails and documents obtained by The Intercept through a public records request." The Intercept is a news site that was created by Glenn Greenwald, Laura Poitras and Jeremy Scahill in 2013.

Now in its forty-seventh year, ND/NF has played home early films from such heavy hitters as Steven Spielberg, Spike Lee, Chantal Akerman, Pedro Almodovar, Richard Linklater, Darren Aronofsky, Christopher Nolan, Laura Poitras, Andrea Arnold, Ben Wheatley and that is just the tip of the talent it ... Filmmakers
In conversation events will spotlight cast and crew reunions for Scarface and Schindler's List, while Lesli Linka Glatter, Jamie Foxx, Bradley Cooper, Robert De Niro, Alexander Payne, Spike Lee, Laura Poitras, Nancy Meyers, and John Legend are also set to speak live at the 2018 edition. The 2018 Tribeca ... Filmmakers
The sources used for this article were disclosed to The Intercept, a publication dedicated to 'adversarial journalism' founded by Glenn Greenwald, Laura Poitras, and Jeremy Scahill following Edward Snowden's revelations of mass reconnaissance in 2013. The NSA managed this by creating a system for ... Filmmakers
Also returning to the festival this year is the Tribeca Talks program, which is scheduled to include appearances by Alexander Payne, Lesli Linka Glatter, Jason Reitman, Laura Poitras, and Nancy Meyers as part of the directors section, while Bradley Cooper, Alec Baldwin, Spike Lee, John Legend, Edward ... Filmmakers
Most recently, he produced Academy Award-winning filmmaker Laura Poitras's Risk (2016). In his first collaboration with Poitras, he studio managed her solo exhibition Astro Noise at the Whitney Museum of American Art in New York, and the accompanying book Astro Noise: A Survival Guide for Living ... Chicago
Last September, I wrote about Nomadland: Surviving America in the Twenty-First Century, Jessica Bruder's important, fascinating book-length investigation into the Americans who live on the road out of economic necessity, including the Camperforce, a precariat army of retirees who saved carefully all their ... Chicago
The government recently revealed for the first time that federal agents maintained an open investigation of our client, Academy Award-winning documentary filmmaker Laura Poitras, for six years despite never finding any evidence that she committed a crime or was a threat to national security. Coming up ... Chicago
Just now released on Showtime, Laura Poitras's Risk, which found its way to theaters in May via upstart distributor Neon, is in a vastly different form than when it premiered last year in Cannes. The documentary traces a thread running counter to the moral certitude heard from our politicians, mostly on the ... Chicago
Laura Poitras wants to make one thing absolutely clear. She still admires Julian Assange despite everything that has happened. But, it soon .... WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange in Laura Poitras's documentary film Risk . Photograph: Praxis Films. Assange, born in Australia and a computer programmer by ... Chicago
The American Film Institute's AFI Docs festival will pay tribute to “Citizenfour” director Laura Poitras as the festival's Charles Guggenheim Symposium honoree. The award will be presented at the Newseum in Washington, D.C., on June 16 and will include an in-depth conversation with Poitras along with ... Chicago
Bob Maurice's seminal Woodstock won in 1971, less than two years after the festival; Laura Poitras's very good Citizenfour, about the efforts of whistleblower Edward Snowden and journalist Glenn Greenwald to release information about the U.S. government spying on its citizens, won as the leaks from that ... Chicago
... notable because most of the key people in my journalism career have been women,” including Reed, the stalwart blogger Heather “Digby” Parton, former Salon editor Joan Walsh, former Guardian editor Janine Gibson, FireDogLake founder Jane Hamsher, and First Look Media co-founder Laura Poitras. Chicago
Chelsea Manning, the controversial government whistleblower who released thousands of classified government documents to WikiLeaks in 2010, announced that she will run for a Senate seat in Maryland. Manning included a video along with her Twitter announcement confirming her run (which you can ... Chicago
Among the documentary's executive producers is Laura Poitras, who produced "Citizenfour," a documentary about another famous leaker, Edward Snowden. Manning has not discussed her Senate campaign on Twitter, but has recently weighed in on political issues there. On Tuesday, which was National ... Chicago

The network's latest Laura Poitras-produced feature will debut later this year, while the cabler has also firmed up a rollout for Liz Garbus' New York Times series. Showtime has bought the rights to XY Chelsea, a Laura Poitras-produced documentary about whistleblower Chelsea Manning. The project ... Chicago
Last September, I wrote about Nomadland: Surviving America in the Twenty-First Century, Jessica Bruder's important, fascinating book-length investigation into the Americans who live on the road out of economic necessity, including the Camperforce, a precariat army of retirees who saved carefully all their ... Chicago
The government recently revealed for the first time that federal agents maintained an open investigation of our client, Academy Award-winning documentary filmmaker Laura Poitras, for six years despite never finding any evidence that she committed a crime or was a threat to national security. Coming up ... Chicago
Laura Poitras wants to make one thing absolutely clear. She still admires Julian Assange despite everything that has happened. But, it soon .... WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange in Laura Poitras's documentary film Risk . Photograph: Praxis Films. Assange, born in Australia and a computer programmer by ... Chicago
Risk, from Citizenfour director Laura Poitras, also leans on a personal approach — this time for a look at Julian Assange, the controversial founder of WikiLeaks. Poitras had spent years filming Assange, and in the film she makes a conscious choice to reveal her own involvement in the narrative, instead of ... Chicago
Founded in 2012, the Freedom of the Press Foundation is led by Snowden, Pentagon Papers whistleblower Daniel Ellsberg, and journalist/activists, including Glenn Greenwald, Laura Poitras, and Trevor Timm. The Guardian Project, founded by Nathan Freitas in 2009, is a global organization of developers ... Chicago
The Intercept — The Intercept is a news organization that was founded by legal and political journalist Glenn Greenwald, investigative journalist Jeremy Scahill and documentary filmmaker Laura Poitras. RealClearInvestigations- Is a news aggregator which launched last fall. It is a nonprofit, investigative ... Chicago
... Assange of Wikileaks, directed by Laura Poitras and produced by Poitras, Brenda Coughlin, and Yoni Goijov. Every one of these documentaries was compelling and worthy of the tenth anniversary Hamptons Take 2 showcase, even as they confirmed most (though not all) of my personal political agenda. Chicago
The government recently revealed for the first time that federal agents maintained an open investigation of our client, Academy Award-winning documentary filmmaker Laura Poitras, for six years despite never finding any evidence that she committed a crime or was a threat to national security. Coming up ... Chicago
Previous winners of the main prize include Mikhail Gorbachev; Desmond Tutu; Bronislaw Geremek, the former Polish foreign minister; and the journalist Laura Poitras. Walter Jacob, the boy of 8 who lived through Kristallnacht, was in the audience. Now 87 and living in Pittsburgh, he became a rabbi and ... Chicago
Before the journalist Glenn Greenwald met with Edward Snowden, for example, documentary filmmaker Laura Poitras requested that Greenwald either remove the battery from his phone or leave the phone in his hotel room. “It sounds paranoid,” Poitras said to Greenwald at the time, before explaining that ... Chicago
Before the journalist Glenn Greenwald met with Edward Snowden, for example, documentary filmmaker Laura Poitras requested that Greenwald either remove the battery from his phone or leave the phone in his hotel room. “It sounds paranoid,” Poitras said to Greenwald at the time, before explaining that ... Chicago
Three years ago, the Edward Snowden documentary Citizenfour from director Laura Poitras followed a similar path. That movie was THE ... Chicago
Binney was featured in “Citizenfour,” the Oscar-winning 2014 documentary about Snowden directed by Laura Poitras; he was also the subject ... Chicago
De vrouw is Laura Poitras, de documentairemaker die in 2013 als eerste contact legde met NSA-klokkenluider Edward Snowden en filmde hoe ... Chicago
This year, some in the community are predicting that Laura Poitras' eligible film, “Risk,” will not make the shortlist because she has already won ... Chicago
Then there were the fraught-for-the-filmmakers-themselves flicks, with Laura Poitras giving us glimpses into the production of Risk and Bryan ... Chicago
... Orlowski on behalf of Netflix's Chasing Coral, a film about the devastating impact of climate change on the oceans' coral reefs; Laura Poitras, ... Chicago
... Orlowski on behalf of Netflix's Chasing Coral, a film about the devastating impact of climate change on the oceans' coral reefs; Laura Poitras, ... Chicago
I played Laura Poitras [in last year's “Snowden”], and she [has black hair]. It was that black dye for Laura Poitras. I had to cut some of that hair off ... Chicago
... true leader acts.” Oscar-nominated documentarian Julie Goldman hosted the event for guests including Jennifer Morrison and Laura Poitras. Chicago
After Snowden fled to Hong Kong, China and met with journalists from The Guardian and filmmaker Laura Poitras, newspapers began printing ... Chicago
... Geert Lovink, M.C. McGrath, Henrik Moltke, Deborah Natsios, Julian Oliver, Trevor Paglen, Laura Poitras, Norman Posselt, SAZAE bot, Stefan ... Chicago
... Jeff Orlowski of “Chasing Coral,” Laura Poitras of “Risk,” John Ridley of “Let It Fall: Los Angeles 1982-1992” and Ceyda Torun of “Kedi.”. Chicago
DIRECTOR Laura Poitras made waves with the critically acclaimed 2014 documentary Citizenfour, an intimate cinema verite examination of ... Chicago
She's lensed for the likes of Barbara Kopple, Michael Moore, Laura Poitras, and Kirby Dick, and their projects have taken her all over the world, ... Chicago
I had been working for 25 years as a cinematographer, filming for some of the greatest documentarians of our time, people like Laura Poitras, ... Chicago
Over six years of filming, Laura Poitras follows the elusive and distant Wikileaks founder from a friend's Norfolk estate to his Ecuadorian ... Chicago
So I sent it over to Laura Poitras and Charlotte Cook at Field of Vision and said, "Have you ever heard of this event? Would you be interested in ... Chicago
... FBI and U.S. Customs and Border Protection told a D.C. federal court Friday that they've provided filmmaker Laura Poitras with all information ... Chicago
Academy Award-winning director Laura Poitras (“My Country, My Country”; “The Oath”; “Citizenfour”) is in residence at CalArts from Oct. 10-13 ... Chicago
In her 2016 Whitney Museum exhibition, “Astro Noise“, Intercept co-founding editor Laura Poitras included excerpts from her FBI file, too. Chicago
Dogwoof Films British label Dogwoof will release a box set with four documentaries from acclaimed filmmaker Laura Poitras: Risk (2016), ... Chicago


 

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