Following the story of real life whistle blower Edward Snowden, Snowden is a dark thriller that delves deep in the true nature of espionage and political corruption and the consequences that come with taking on a super power like the USA.
The film follows Edward Snowden, played by the renowned actor, Jospeh Gordon Levitt. Snowden leaked classified information from the National Security Agency, to The Guardian. The information revealed extensive illegal cyber-snooping on millions of unsuspecting American citizens which was unknown to Congress at the time.
The film opened to great critical acclaim, Stone was praised for his immense attention to detail while still being able to weave an innovative and engaging narrative.
Hyperactive Broadcast supplied several edit suites to the ‘Snowden’ production. The edits were delivered to Munich, Germany and were installed by James Fishwick, one of Hyperactive Broadcasts most skilled engineers.
James met with various people from the ‘Snowden’ production, such as editors and producers to ensure that Hyperactive could provide the best possible experience for the post production staff as while working on our kit.