Snowden (film)

2016 film directed by Oliver Stone

Snowden is a 2016 film about the NSA's illegal surveillance techniques that 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.

Directed by Oliver Stone. Written by Kieran Fitzgerald and Oliver Stone, based on The Snowden Files by Luke Harding and Time of the Octopus by Anatoly Kucherena.
One nation under surveillance for liberty and justice for all.  (taglines)

Edward Snowden edit

  • Terrorism is just an excuse.

Corbin O'Brian edit

  • The modern battlefield is everywhere.

Taglines edit

  • One nation under surveillance for liberty and justice for all.
  • The only safe place is on the run.

About edit

  • It's a very strange thing to do [a story about] an American man, and not be able to finance this movie in America. And that's very disturbing, if you think about its implications on any subject that is not overtly pro-American. They say we have freedom of expression; but thought is financed, and thought is controlled, and the media is controlled. This country is very tight on that, and there’s no criticism allowed at a certain level. You can make movies about civil rights leaders who are dead, but it’s not easy to make one about a current man.

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