We Steal Secrets: The Story of WikiLeaks (2013)


Julian Assange. Bradley Manning. Collateral murder. Cablegate. WikiLeaks. These people and terms have exploded into public consciousness by fundamentally changing the way democratic societies deal with privacy, secrecy, and the right to information, perhaps for generations to come. We Steal Secrets: The Story of WikiLeaks is an extensive examination of all things related to WikiLeaks and the larger global debate over access to information.

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Release Date: 2013-05-24
Status: Released
Run time: 127 min / 2:7
Production Studio : Universal Pictures, Universal Pictures International (UPI), Jigsaw, Global Produce
Production Country: United States of America

We Steal Secrets: The Story of WikiLeaks Casts

Julian Assange
as Himself - Founder, WikiLeaks (archive footage)
Chelsea Manning
as Herself - WikiLeaks Source (archive footage)
Heather Brooke
as Herself - Journalist
Alex Gibney
as Himself - Narrator (voice)
Robert Manne
as Himself - Professor, La Trobe University, Melbourne
John 'Fuzface' McMahon
as Himself - NASA Network Administrator
Michael Hayden
as Himself - Former NSA and CIA Director
J. William Leonard
as Himself - U.S. Government Classification Czar
Daniel Domscheit-Berg
as Himself - Former WikiLeaks Spokesperson
Smári McCarthy
as Himself - Icelandic Digital Freedom Society
Birgitta Jónsdóttir
as Herself - Icelandic Parliamentarian
Adrian Lamo
as Himself - Hacker
Timothy Douglas Webster
as Himself - Former Army Counterintelligence Agent
Jason Edwards
as Himself - Friend of Bradley Manning
Jihrleah Showman
as Herself - Bradley Manning's Supervisor
Philip J. Crowley
as Himself - Former Assistant Secretary of State for Public Affairs
Mark Davis
as Himself - Journalist & Filmmaker
Ken Day
as Himself - Australian Federal Police
Kevin Lee Poulsen
as Himself - News Editor, Wired.com
Nick Davies
as Himself - Investigative Journalist, The Guardian
Iain Overton
as Himself - Former Managing Editor, Bureau of Investigative Journalism
James Ball
as Himself - Journalist
Gavin MacFadyen
as Himself - Director, Centre for Investigative Journalism
Donald Boström
as Himself - Investigative Journalist
Anna Ardin
as Herself - Former WikiLeaks Volunteer
Vaughan Smith
as Himself - Video Journalist
Helena Kennedy
as Herself - Former Legal Adviser to Julian Assange
Michael Moore
as Himself

We Steal Secrets: The Story of WikiLeaks Crew

Production Alexis Bloom Producer
Directing Alex Gibney Director
Writing Alex Gibney Writer
Production Sam Black Supervising Producer
Production Javier Alberto Botero Associate Producer
Production Blair Foster Executive Producer
Production Alex Gibney Producer
Production Jemima Khan Executive Producer
Production Marc Shmuger Producer
Camera Maryse Alberti Director of Photography
Editing Andy Grieve Editor
Sound Will Bates Original Music Composer