Laura Poitras

Catch Up On Oscar Noms At Columbus Theatre

If some of today’s Oscar nominated movie titles were unfamiliar to you, you are not alone. Fortunately, Tom Weyman, director of programming over at the Columbus Theatre, is on the job. The theater has been screening more movies lately, and he has several of these lesser-known titles in the pipeline. This weekend on Friday, (1/27) …

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Citizenfour Public Screening At Brown

(2.4) Complete disclosure: I consider Edward Snowden a hero . . . and director Laura Poitras and journalist Glenn Greenwald too. And when I am king of the world, no one will be allowed to vote without first seeing Citizenfour. The Brown University Chapter of the ACLU and the ACLU of Rhode Island will be …

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Citizenfour At Cable Car

Whether you’re fer or agin whistleblower Edward Snowden, the documentary “Citizenfour” should be of interest. I’m fer. I am glad that the trampling of our civil liberties by the NSA came to light when it did. The government claims that sensitive information on foreign surveillance has also been compromised, but if the government is so …

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