Dispatched to Moscow, famed portrait photographer Platon captured a never-before-seen side of Edward Snowden for WIRED. In this riveting montage, the elusive whistleblower explains the thinking behind his decision to reveal the extent of domestic surveillance being conducted by US intelligence services.
Directed By: Platon
Photography and Audio: Platon
Produced By: Gabrielle Sirkin
Editing: Cory Vanderploeg
It took almost a year to arrange to interview and photograph Edward Snowden in Moscow, where he has sought asylum. Author James Bamford and photographer Platon reflect back on their encounters with the elusive whistleblower.
Editor in Chief - Scott Dadich
Creative Director - Billy Sorrentino
Director of Photography - Patrick Witty
One Glass Productions
Editing - Sowjanya Kudva
Music - Julia Kent