The Resource Citizenfour, RADiUS presents in association with Participant Media ; in association with HBO Documentary Films ; in co-production with Bertha Foundation, BRITDOC Circle, Channel 4 ; in co-production with Norddeutscher Rundfunk NDR, Bayerischer Rundfunk BR ; producers, Laura Poitras, Mathilde Bonnefoy ; produced by Dirk Wilutzky ; directed by Laura Poitras ; a Praxis Films production

Citizenfour, RADiUS presents in association with Participant Media ; in association with HBO Documentary Films ; in co-production with Bertha Foundation, BRITDOC Circle, Channel 4 ; in co-production with Norddeutscher Rundfunk NDR, Bayerischer Rundfunk BR ; producers, Laura Poitras, Mathilde Bonnefoy ; produced by Dirk Wilutzky ; directed by Laura Poitras ; a Praxis Films production

Label
Citizenfour
Title
Citizenfour
Statement of responsibility
RADiUS presents in association with Participant Media ; in association with HBO Documentary Films ; in co-production with Bertha Foundation, BRITDOC Circle, Channel 4 ; in co-production with Norddeutscher Rundfunk NDR, Bayerischer Rundfunk BR ; producers, Laura Poitras, Mathilde Bonnefoy ; produced by Dirk Wilutzky ; directed by Laura Poitras ; a Praxis Films production
Title variation
  • Citizen four
  • Citizen 4
  • Citizen4
Contributor
Director of photography
Editor of moving image work
Film director
Film producer
Narrator
Presenter
Production company
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
With unprecedented access, this behind-the-scenes chronicle follows director Laura Poitras and journalist Glenn Greenwald's encounters with whistle-blower Edward Snowden in a hotel room in Hong Kong, as he hands over classified documents that provide evidence of mass indiscriminate and illegal invasions of privacy by the NSA
Awards note
Academy Awards, 2014 : Best documentary feature.
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Filmed by Laura Poitras, Kirsten Johnson, Katy Scoggin, Trevor Paglen ; edited by Mathilde Bonnefoy
Dewey number
327.12730092
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R; for language
Language note
English; optional subtitles in English or Spanish; optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH)
LC call number
  • PN1995.9.D6
  • JF1525.W45
LC item number
  • C58 2015
  • C58 2015
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PerformerNote
Narrated by Laura Poitras ; participants: Edward Snowden, Glenn Greenwald, William Binney, Jacob Appelbaum, Ewen MacAskill, Jeremy Scahill, M. Margaret McKeown, Kevin Bankston, Harry Pregerson, H. Thomas Byron, Michael Daly Hawkins, Jonathan Man, Robert Tibbo, José Casado, Roberto Kaz, Julian Borger, Paul Johnson, Nick Hopkins, Julian Assange, Marcel Bosonnet, Wolfgang Kaleck, Ben Wizner, William Bourdon, Gonzalo Boye, Carsten Gericke, David Miranda, Ladar Levison, Marcel Rosenbach, Rainer Staudhammer, Lindsay Mills
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  • 1983-
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  • 1983-
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  • Poitras, Laura
  • Bonnefoy, Mathilde
  • Wilutzky, Dirk
  • Snowden, Edward J.
  • Greenwald, Glenn
  • Binney, William
  • Appelbaum, Jacob
  • MacAskill, Ewen
  • Scahill, Jeremy
  • Scoggin, Katy
  • Paglen, Trevor
  • Praxis Films
  • Participant Media
  • HBO Documentary Films
  • Bertha Foundation
  • BRITDOC Foundation
  • Channel Four (Great Britain)
  • Norddeutscher Rundfunk
  • Bayerischer Rundfunk
  • RADiUS TWC (Firm)
  • Anchor Bay Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
113
Series statement
9/11 trilogy
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Snowden, Edward J
  • United States
  • Whistle blowing
  • Electronic surveillance
  • Leaks (Disclosure of information)
  • Domestic intelligence
  • Computer crimes
  • Espionage
  • Snowden, Edward J
  • United States
  • Computer crimes
  • Domestic intelligence
  • Electronic surveillance
  • Espionage
  • Leaks (Disclosure of information)
  • Whistle blowing
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Citizenfour, RADiUS presents in association with Participant Media ; in association with HBO Documentary Films ; in co-production with Bertha Foundation, BRITDOC Circle, Channel 4 ; in co-production with Norddeutscher Rundfunk NDR, Bayerischer Rundfunk BR ; producers, Laura Poitras, Mathilde Bonnefoy ; produced by Dirk Wilutzky ; directed by Laura Poitras ; a Praxis Films production
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Anamorphic widescreen (1.78:1) presentation
  • Credits from container
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2014
  • Third film in a trilogy about America post-9/11, preceded by My Country, My Country (2006) and The Oath (2010)
  • Wide screen (1.78:1)
  • Special features: deleted scenes; New York Times talk with Laura Poitras, Glenn Greenwald, Edward Snowden and David Carr; Film Society of Lincoln Center Q & A with Laura Poitras and Dennis Lim; "The program", a New York Times op-doc by Laura Poitras
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
disc 1. Feature film -- disc 2. Special features
Control code
ocn913797030
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
2 videodiscs (approximately 113 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
013132628639
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
WC62863
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1 ; anamorphic widescreen (1.78:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Citizenfour, RADiUS presents in association with Participant Media ; in association with HBO Documentary Films ; in co-production with Bertha Foundation, BRITDOC Circle, Channel 4 ; in co-production with Norddeutscher Rundfunk NDR, Bayerischer Rundfunk BR ; producers, Laura Poitras, Mathilde Bonnefoy ; produced by Dirk Wilutzky ; directed by Laura Poitras ; a Praxis Films production
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Anamorphic widescreen (1.78:1) presentation
  • Credits from container
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2014
  • Third film in a trilogy about America post-9/11, preceded by My Country, My Country (2006) and The Oath (2010)
  • Wide screen (1.78:1)
  • Special features: deleted scenes; New York Times talk with Laura Poitras, Glenn Greenwald, Edward Snowden and David Carr; Film Society of Lincoln Center Q & A with Laura Poitras and Dennis Lim; "The program", a New York Times op-doc by Laura Poitras
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
disc 1. Feature film -- disc 2. Special features
Control code
ocn913797030
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
2 videodiscs (approximately 113 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
013132628639
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
WC62863
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1 ; anamorphic widescreen (1.78:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1
Video recording format
DVD

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