whitneymuseum: “I’m interested in going back to these themes of the war on terror. What does it mean? How can we understand it on more human terms?” —Laura Poitras talks to Vogue about her first solo museum exhibition, opening at the Whitney next week.
Edward Snowden kicked off a German screening of Citizenfour, Laura Poitras’ documentary about the mass surveillance system he exposed. His remarks opened the documentary film festival, Dok Leipzig 2014. http://youtu.be/6WarEq5tmeU
Laura Poitras 2014, Documentary documentary film director and producer Film executive Harvey Weinstein said Citizenfour had changed his opinion about Edward Snowden, describing the documentary as "one of the best movies, period."
Laura Poitras filming the NSA Utah Data Repository construction in 2011. Photograph by Conor Provenzano ----- Laura Poitras filmt die NSA und macht 2016 eine Ausstellung mit "immersiven Environments" im Whitney Museum
How Laura Poitras Helped Snowden Spill His Secrets - NYTimes.com Snowden: "I was surprised to realize that there were people in news organizations who didn’t recognize any unencrypted message sent over the Internet is being delivered to every intelligence service in the world.”