Laura Poitras is an American documentary film director and producer. Poitras received a MacArthur “genius” grant in 2012. Her documentaries include Citizenfour (2014), My Country, My Country (2006), which was nominated for an Academy Award, and The Oath (2010), for the PBS series POV. The reports on NSA surveillance she wrote with Glenn Greenwald and Barton Gellman received a Pulitzer Prize in 2014.
ARTICLES FEATURING LAURA
“Drop the Pen!”: An Interview with Laura Poitras
In January 2013, Edward Snowden reached out to Laura Poitras. He signed his emails “Citizenfour.”...