Director Laura Poitras Discusses New Film on Assange

Laura Poitras, the Academy Award-winning director of Citizenfour, a documentary about Edward Snowden, is releasing a new documentary this week about WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange. The film, Risk, was six years in the making and contains scenes of Assange with his minions, his lawyers and his mother. It shows him putting on a disguise, drinking Scotch…