Watch the primary full trailer for Oliver Stone's Snowden biopic

Lower than three years after Edward Snowden left the Nationwide Safety Company (NSA) and leaked hundreds of categorised paperwork, we’re getting our first theatrical depiction of his actions. Following a temporary teaser final yr, we have now acquired a full Snowden trailer displaying Joseph Gordon-Levitt because the well-known whistleblower. The edit provides a complete overview of his life, beginning with the army coaching that was reduce brief after Snowden broke each of his legs. It then shifts to his profession with the NSA, his uncertainty with the federal government’s surveillance capabilities, and eventually the choice to disclose its operations to the general public via the press.

The movie follows the Snowden documentary Citizenfour, which was put collectively by Laura Poitras. The brand new, dramatized model is being directed by Oliver Stone and options Nicolas Cage, Shailene Woodley and Zachary Quinto amongst its supporting forged. There is a trace of promise on this new trailer — however just like The Fifth Property, Steve Jobs and The Social Community, we suspect the movie’s artistic liberties will make some individuals bristle.

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