National Bird (film)

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National Bird
National Bird logo.jpg
Directed bySonia Kennebeck
Produced byInes Hofmann Kanna, Sonia Kennebeck
Music byInsa Rudolph
CinematographyTorsten Lapp
Edited byMaxine Goedicke
Production
company
Ten Forward Films
Distributed byFilmRise
Release date
  • February 14, 2016 (2016-02-14) (Berlinale)
Running time
92 minutes
CountryUnited States
LanguageEnglish

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] It later was broadcast on the PBS series Independent Lens.

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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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