R | | Biography, Drama, Thriller
The NSA's illegal surveillance techniques are leaked to the public by one of the agency's employees, Edward Snowden, in the form of thousands of classified documents distributed to the press.
Peter Gabriel wrote "The Veil" specifically for this movie.
Laura Poitras: This is the only alligator.
Glenn Greenwald: Four minutes past. We walk in one minute. He was clear on that.
Laura Poitras: He's coming.
Glenn Greenwald: No, he is too young to have that kind of access.
Glenn Greenwald: Uh, what time does the restaurant open?
Edward Snowden: Noon. But the food is a bit too spicy. This way...
Snowden asks Hank Forrester in their first meeting "Is that a Cray-1?" which Hank acknowledges. The computer that Snowden points to is in fact (part of) a Cray-2.
English, American Sign Language, Russian
$8,000,058 (USA) (16 September 2016)
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