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THE FIFTH ESTATE

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The Fifth Estate "is a 2013 American thriller film about the news-leaking website WikiLeaks 
starring Benedict Cumberbatch as its editor-in-chief and founder Julian Assange...
It is directed by Bill Condon with a screenplay by Josh Singer based in-part on Domscheit-Berg's book Inside WikiLeaks: My Time with Julian Assange
and the World's Most Dangerous Website
 (2011), as well as WikiLeaks: Inside Julian Assange's War on Secrecy (2011)
by British journalists David Leigh and Luke Harding."

(Wikipedia)

We Steal Secrets: The Story of WikiLeaks, a documentary regarding the history of WikiLeaks.
(Wikipedia)

Official website
(thefifthestatemovie.com)

The Fifth Estate
"A dramatic thriller based on real events that reveals the quest to expose the deceptions and corruptions of power
that turned an Internet upstart into the 21st century's most fiercely debated organization."
(imdb.com)

 

 

 

 

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The Fifth Estate
"A movie about Julian Assange, the man who founded a website devoted to leaking information that governments wish to keep secret, is called The Fifth Estate."

(dailywritingtips.com)