Alex Gibney


James Brown's Rise Revealed In The Explosive 'Mr. Dynamite'

Thursday, October 23, 2014

Filmmaker Alex Gibney captures James Brown's career as a rising funk star rooted in the jazz and big band era in his new documentary, Mr. Dynamite.


The Leonard Lopate Show

The Story of Wikileaks

Wednesday, May 22, 2013

Academy Award-winning documentary filmmaker Alex Gibney talks about his new film “We Steal Secrets: The Story of Wikileaks.” He details the creation of Julian Assange’s controversial website Wikileaks, which facilitated the largest security breach in U.S. history. “We Steal Secrets: the story of Wikileaks” opens May 24 at Elinor Bunin Monroe Film Center at Lincoln Center and the Angelika Film Center.

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The Leonard Lopate Show

George Packer on the Unwinding of America; Alex Gibney on Wikileaks

Wednesday, May 22, 2013

George Packer discusses the social, political and economic upheaval the United States has experienced over the past generation. And Alex Gibney talks about his documentary “We Steal Secrets: the story of Wikileaks.”

Studio 360

Ken Kesey’s Magic Trip and Extreme Tango

Friday, August 12, 2011

This week Kurt Andersen talks with Alex Gibney, whose new documentary follows Ken Kesey and The Merry Pranksters on the road trip that launched the psychedelic 1960s. Then we ride the economic roller coaster with novelist Gary Shteyngart. His novel Super Sad True Love Story imagined a debt crisis that ...

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