National Bird (film)

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National Bird
National Bird logo.jpg
Directed by Sonia Kennebeck
Produced by Ines Hofmann Kanna, Sonia Kennebeck
Music by Insa Rudolph
Cinematography Torsten Lapp
Edited by Maxine Goedicke
Ten Forward Films
Distributed by FilmRise
Release date
  • February 14, 2016 (2016-02-14) (Berlinale)
Running time
92 minutes
Country United States
Language English

National Bird is a 2016 documentary film directed by Sonia Kennebeck with executive producers Wim Wenders and Errol Morris.[1] The film focuses on three whistleblowers who talk about unmanned aerial vehicles commonly called drones.[2] It was shown at the Tribeca Film Festival and the Berlin Film Festival, and it was reviewed in Variety and The Guardian.[3][4]

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  1. ^ Rezayazdi, Soheil (April 20, 2016). "Tribeca 2016: Five Questions for National Bird Director Sonia Kennebeck". Filmmaker. Retrieved May 4, 2016. 
  2. ^ Roddy, Michael (February 13, 2016). "Berlin film 'National Bird' gives whistleblower view of drones". Reuters. Retrieved May 4, 2016. 
  3. ^ Debruge, Peter (February 15, 2016). "Berlin Film Review: 'National Bird'". Variety. Retrieved May 4, 2016. 
  4. ^ Needham, Alex (April 17, 2016). "National Bird review – chilling film reveals truths about drones". The Guardian. Retrieved May 4, 2016. 

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