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The Great Hack (2019)

TV-MA | | Documentary | 24 July 2019 (USA)
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The Cambridge Analytica scandal is examined through the roles of several affected persons.
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Cast

Credited cast:
Brittany Kaiser ... Herself - Former Director of Business Development for Cambridge Analytica
David Carroll ... Himself - Associate Professor, Parsons School of Design
Paul-Olivier Dehaye ... Himself - Cambridge Analytica Whistleblower
Ravi Naik ... Himself - Data Rights Solicitor
Julian Wheatland ... Himself - Former COO / CFO, Cambridge Analytica / SCL
Carole Cadwalladr ... Herself - Investigative Journalist for The Guardian
Paul Hilder ... Himself - Writer / Political Technologist
Christopher Wylie ... Himself - Former Cambridge Analytica Employee and Whistleblower
Emma Graham-Harrison ... Herself - International Affairs Correspondent, The Observer
Gill Phillips ... Herself - Legal Counsel, The Guardian
Sarah Donaldson ... Herself - Arts Editor, The Observer
Roger McNamee ... Himself - Early Facebook Investor
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Steve Bannon ... Himself - Former Chief Executive, Trump Campaign (archive footage)
Jamie Bartlett Jamie Bartlett ... Himself (archive footage)
Gerard Batten ... Himself - Member of European Parliament (archive footage)
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The Cambridge Analytica scandal is examined through the roles of several affected persons.

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Taglines:

They Took Your Data. Then They Took Control.

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Official Sites:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

24 July 2019 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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Filming Locations:

Black Rock City, Nevada, USA See more »

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| (Sundance festival)

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1.78 : 1
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Herself - Former Director of Business Development for Cambridge Analytica: [in front of committee of inquiry] I have been offered introductions to clients that I refused to meet with before, such as the Alternative for Germany and Marine Le Pen's campaign. I refused to even get on the phone call with them.
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We live in a world of illusions...
25 July 2019 | by feraghiSee all my reviews

...but most won't admit. Why? Simply because we're addicted to it. Who could shut down fb (or any other social network) account, or TV, after watching this documentary (or "Snowden", or even 1971's "Network")? 1? 2? None? Whoever believes technology is here for the good of the society, they're just deep trapped into that illusion. Technology developed for military purposes. That's the "A". Business and commerce is the "B". What is the "C"? "Control". Who's behind that? Freaks of the highest elite. What they want? Everything. Our mind, souls, and all the resources and wealth this planet can offer. What can we do? Well, not much. The majority is blind, and they're "happy" in their blindness. One-eyed, they are few, and usually suffer from depression (often because they can't stand all that "beep" going on around 'em). Two-eyed, i've never met. So i guess there's no way out for our deeply hypnotised and failed species, except maybe from a "hard reset"...


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