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Laura Poitras


Laura Poitras was born on February 2, 1964 in Boston, Massachusetts, USA. She is a producer and cinematographer, known for Citizenfour (2014), The Oath (2010) and My Country, My Country (2006). See full bio »
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Won 1 Oscar. Another 29 wins & 27 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Citizenfour
Citizenfour Producer
(2014)
The Oath
The Oath Producer
(2010)
My Country, My Country
(2006)

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 2017 The Art of Making Money (Short) (executive producer) (post-production)
 2017 Strong Island (Documentary) (executive producer) (completed)
 2016 They Took Them Alive (Documentary) (executive producer) (post-production)
 2016 Relatively Free (Documentary short) (executive producer)
 2016 Hopewell (Documentary short) (executive producer)
 2016 The Disclosure President (Documentary short) (executive producer)
 2016 Best of Luck with the Wall (Documentary short) (executive producer)
 2016 The Vote (Documentary short) (executive producer)
 2016/VII The Journey (Documentary short) (executive producer)
 2016/I Risk (Documentary) (producer)
 2016/I Gatekeeper (Documentary short) (executive producer)
 2016/II Like (Documentary short) (executive producer)
 2016 The Black Belt (Documentary short) (executive producer)
 2016 Concerned Student 1950 (Documentary short) (executive producer)
 2016 Peace in the Valley (Documentary short) (executive producer)
 2016 Speaking Is Difficult (Documentary short) (executive producer)
 2015 Eric & Anna (Documentary short) (executive producer)
 2015 Homeland Is Not a Series (Documentary short) (executive producer)
 2015 Notes from the Border (Documentary short) (executive producer)
 2015 Independent Lens (TV Series documentary) (executive producer - 1 episode)
- 1971 (2015) ... (executive producer)
 2015 The Surrender (Documentary short) (producer)
 2015 Field of Vision (TV Series documentary) (executive producer)
 2015 God Is an Artist (Documentary short) (executive producer)
 2014 Citizenfour (Documentary) (producer)
 2014 Chokepoint (Documentary short) (producer)
 2014 1971 (Documentary) (co-executive producer)
 2014 Evaporating Borders (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2013 The Alternative Christmas Message 2013 (TV Short) (producer)
  P.O.V. (TV Series documentary) (producer - 2 episodes, 2006 - 2010) (consulting producer - 1 episode, 2013)
- High Tech, Low Life (2013) ... (consulting producer)
- The Oath (2010) ... (producer)
- My Country, My Country (2006) ... (producer)
 2013 The Engineer (Documentary) (consulting producer)
 2011 O'Say Can You See (Short) (producer)
 2011 Shilton Ha Chok (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2010 The Oath (Documentary) (producer)
 2006 My Country, My Country (Documentary) (producer)
 2003 Flag Wars (Documentary) (producer)
 1998 Free Tibet (Documentary) (associate producer)
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Show Show Writer (1 credit)
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Show Show Self (13 credits)
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[on considering fiction filmmaking] I think about it a lot. I've thought about it as a possibility for the final part of this trilogy. I'm very conflicted about it and it could just be fear that I need to move past. My concern is that I like to work alone. I feel like my strength is my empathy. That could be a liability on a set. I don't know if I'd be able to stay centered in order to keep my ... See more »

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Lives in Berlin, Germany. See more »

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