Actors Of "Risk"
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Critics Of "Risk"
July 14, 2017 An interesting if rather unfocused documentary by Laura Poitras.Read in Source
The Tyee (British Columbia)
August 04, 2017 Risk doesn't concern itself overly with the history or role played by WikiLeaks, but rather with the man at the centre.Read in Source
Goethe-Institute Australien Magazine
July 20, 2017 An intriguing risk reaching for but never quite grasping the rewards it seeks, just like everything it capturesRead in Source
Globe and Mail
May 12, 2017 There's no doubt that the world needs more iconoclasts, whistle-blowers and anti-authoritarian rabble-rousers. But it deserves better than Julian Assange.Read in Source
New York Observer
May 08, 2017 We may not get a perfect documentary with Risk, but at least we get a very real and truthful sense of just how hard these kinds of movies are to make.Read in Source
May 08, 2017 The most salient feature of Risk is how Poitras remains non-judgmental throughout.Read in Source
August 03, 2017 Risk brings an odd lack of focus to Poitras's dour exercise, made no more convincing by her flat voice-over interjections.Read in Source
June 28, 2017 A jaw-dropping profile of one man's battle with world governments, common decency and his own out-of-control ego.Read in Source
May 11, 2017 "Risk" makes a case that character is stronger than idealism or ideology - that who you are will always trump what you hope to achieve.Read in Source
July 23, 2017 Despite taking a year to recut the film following its Cannes premiere in 2016, it's not apparent Poitras and co-editor Melody London found 'the film' at all.Read in Source
August 10, 2017 Poitras captures all of this in images that shimmer with clarity and precision. There's something wonderfully clear-eyed about Risk, even as the questions and moods it ignites are murky and unsettling.Read in Source
Country: United States
Genre: Thriller, Horror, Mystery
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