About

A top secret handbook takes viewers on an undercover journey to the site of a hidden partnership. Based on NSA documents, this film reveals the inner workings of a windowless skyscraper in Manhattan.

Screens with Documentary Shorts Program

YEAR 2016

SECTION Shorts Program

COUNTRY U.S.A.

RUN TIME 11 min

COMPANY Praxis Films

WEBSITE http://www.praxisfilms.org

EMAIL studio@praxisfilms.org

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Artist Bio

Laura Poitras

Laura Poitras is a filmmaker, journalist, artist, and co-creator of Field of Vision. Citizenfour, the third part of her post-9/11 trilogy, won an Academy Award for best documentary. Astro Noise, her solo exhibition of immersive works, opened at the Whitney Museum of American Art. Her reporting on NSA mass surveillance, based on Edward Snowden’s disclosures, shared in a 2014 Pulitzer Prize for Public Service.


Henrik Moltke

Henrik Moltke is a journalist, researcher, and filmmaker. His recent work has appeared in The New York Times, The Intercept, and the Whitney Museum of American Art. Moltke won a Danish investigative journalism award in 2014 and was nominated for the Cavling Prize. He co-directed the 2007 documentary Good Copy Bad Copy and has produced several award-winning long format radio documentaries and cross-media features.