Official Secrets: Film Guide

A film guide that looks at Official Secrets (2020) thumbnail
A film guide that looks at Official Secrets (2020) thumbnail




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A film guide that looks at Official Secrets (2019), the true story of a whistleblower who uncovered an illegal spying operation by the British government prior to the 2003 invasion of Iraq.


This guide is useful for exploring topics including Citizenship, History and Film Studies in addition to highlighting themes surrounding crime and punishment, politics and mass media.

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  • Citizenship
  • Parliament
  • Human Rights
  • Film Studies
  • History

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