Laura Poitras
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Reviews // 5 Articles
News // 1 Articles
//Features

The Best Documentaries of 2014
31 Dec 2014 // 8:06 PM

As the best of 2014's documentaries find new ways to tell stories, they are also the year's best films.

The Best Films of 2014
29 Dec 2014 // 8:06 PM

Spanning a Truffaut-indebted magnum opus to a comeback vehicle for Michael Keaton, this collection of films is an eclectic representation of 2014's best.

//Reviews

DOC NYC 2014: 'Citizenfour'
19 Nov 2014 // 5:00 AM

Citizenfour is exquisitely filmed and carefully reported, but its greatest effects have to do with what you don't see, such as the plans and ambitions that underlie surveillance.

'The Oath': American Intelligence Gets it Wrong
26 Oct 2010 // 4:00 PM

With The Oath, director Laura Poitras highlights the contradictions and failures of America's "war on terror".

//News

In ‘Citizenfour', Laura Poitras Feels Heat of Telling Edward Snowden’s Story
16 Oct 2014 // 7:48 AM

Laura Poitras was a key person Edward Snowden reached out to when he decided to go public with documents detailing massive U.S. and British surveillance operations.

//Mixed media
//Blogs

"Island of Lemurs: Madagascar" Is Cute but Spooky

// Short Ends and Leader

"This flick is a superficial but eye-popping survey for armchair nature tourists.

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