Movies Directed by Laura Poitras (in alphabetical order)

Citizenfour

Citizenfour

At a time when documentaries load themselves up with fancy visual effects, dramatic reenactments, and Oscar-quality cinematography, Citizenfour is a no-nonsense, hurriedly-shot account of director Laura Poitras's role in Edward Snowden's 2013 revelations about the National Security Agency's rampant, illegal surveillance of hundreds of millions of ordinary Americans and foreigners. Poitras was originally contacted by Snowden himself: he'd known of… read more!