Film Screening: Citizenfour (2014)

February 5, 2016
Steinberg Auditorium

Citizenfour (2014), directed by Laura Poitras

This documentary details filmmaker Laura Poitras and journalist Glenn Greenwald’s encounters with former National Security Agency (NSA) contractor Edward Snowden in Hong Kong, as he hands over classified documents providing evidence of mass indiscriminate and illegal invasions of privacy by the NSA. Citizenfour won the Academy Award for Documentary (Feature) in 2015.