The Fifth Estate: Film Guide

The Fifth Estate
The Fifth Estate




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A film guide that looks at The Fifth Estate (2013), a biopic of Wikileaks founder Julian Assange, focusing on the period when his controversial site transformed the world of politics overnight.

This guide is useful for exploring topics including Citizenship, ICT, Law, Politics and Media Studies in addition to highlighting themes surrounding criminal investigations, the mass media, historical events and technology.

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The Fifth Estate

The Fifth Estate Film Guide

The Fifth Estate

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