NYC PREMIERE Reality Winner (her actual birth name) is a U.S. Air Force veteran who became a whistleblower in her 20s by leaking classified documents about Russian cyber-warfare attacks on the 2016 U.S. elections. Award-winning filmmaker Sonia Kennebeck (National Bird; Enemies of the State), supported by executive producer Wim Wenders, digs into her case, exploring mistakes made by journalists at The Intercept that led the FBI to discover Winner’s identity. – Thom Powers

This screening will be followed by a Q&A with Director Sonia Kennebeck. The November 15th screening will be moderated by Jo Livingstone of the New Republic.

This film contains the following accessibility options for viewers:
Closed Captioning for in-person screenings at IFC Center and Cinepolis Chelsea
Closed Captioning for online screenings

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Director: Sonia Kennebeck, Sonia Kennebeck, Sonia Kennebeck
Executive Producer: Wim Wenders, Wim Wenders, Wim Wenders
Producer: Ines Hofmann Kanna, Sonia Kennebeck, Ines Hofmann Kanna, Sonia Kennebeck, Ines Hofmann Kanna, Sonia Kennebeck
Cinematographer: Torsten Lapp, Torsten Lapp, Torsten Lapp
Editor: Maxine Goedicke, Maxine Goedicke, Maxine Goedicke
Music: Insa Rudolph, Insa Rudolph, Insa Rudolph
Language: English, English, English
Country: USA, USA, USA
Year: 2021
Publicist: Codebreaker Films, Codebreaker Films, Codebreaker Films