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Alex Gibney

  1. just asking questions
    Alex Gibney on Why Elizabeth Holmes Would Have Believed Her Own Lies“There was a lot of cognitive dissonance going on. I think she knew that the machine had problems. But there was a kind of willful denial.”
  2. theranos
    Why the Errol Morris Shade in Alex Gibney’s The Inventor Is So BrutalHere’s what lies behind those Interrotron shots.
  3. roll clip!
    Enjoy a Cursed Video of Tavi Gevinson As Elizabeth HolmesThe eyes will haunt you.
  4. theranos
    A Deeply Creepy GIF Guide to HBO’s Elizabeth Holmes DocumentaryNot for the faint of heart. Or anybody who’s afraid of needles.
  5. sundance 2019
    Alex Gibney’s Theranos Documentary Stares Deeply into Elizabeth Holmes’s EyesThe Inventor fixates on the would-be disrupter’s face as it tries to understand her captivating effect on Silicon Valley.
  6. tv
    Never-Before-Seen Footage of Clinton and Lewinsky to Be Included in New DocYes, the blue Gap dress will make an appearance.
  7. tv review
    The Looming Tower Is Basically Law & Order: Bin Laden UnitThe Hulu miniseries is frustratingly not-quite-there account of the run-up to the 9/11 attacks.
  8. movies
    How Alex Gibney Is Reinventing Documentary FilmmakingCan you revolutionize a genre through sheer work ethic?
  9. What We Learned About Cyber Warfare From the Heroes of StuxnetSymantec’s Eric Chien and Liam O’Murchu and documentarian Alex Gibney discuss Zero Days, the new film about cyber warfare and the Stuxnet virus.
  10. HBO Developing Show With Alex Gibney, Laura DernLet’s hope it’s enlightening.
  11. trailer mix
    Cooked Trailer: Michael Pollan Plus Alex Gibney Plus Food Porn!“When we learned to cook is when we learned to be human.”
  12. Video Feed
    Watch the Trailer for Cooked“When we learned to cook is when we truly became human.”
  13. amas
    The Best Answers From Alex Gibney’s Reddit AMAFear not: The filmmaker definitely wants to keep hammering away at Scientology.
  14. movies
    Review: Steve Jobs: The Man in the MachineIt’s a skeptical essay, a meditation, a corrective.
  15. party chats
    Alex Gibney: Tom Cruise Should Talk Scientology“We might as well be working for Tom Cruise.”
  16. Unscripted Hillary Clinton Still Feels Scripted“We’ve never seen her get a burrito before.”
  17. scientology
    21 Insane Scientology Stories That Going Clear Left OutWhat happened to Katie Holmes?
  18. chat room
    Alex Gibney on His Scientology Doc, Going ClearAnd why more people need to speak out against the church.
  19. sundance 2015
    Alex Gibney on His New Scientology Documentary“We got a really nice [E-meter] on eBay and used it to great effect.”
  20. tv
    HBO and Alex Gibney Are Making a Scientology DocumentarySomebody is definitely going to end up getting sued.
  21. across the streaming-verse
    The Best of Netflix: Alex Gibney DocumentariesWikiLeaks, Hunter S. Thompson, and Enron.
  22. movie review
    Movie Review: The Armstrong LieAlex Gibney directs this documentary about cyclist Lance Armstrong.
  23. documentaries
    The Armstrong Lie Trailer: Tour de LanceRemember how Lance Armstrong is a big liar?
  24. toronto film festival 2013
    Documentarian Alex Gibney on Being Lied to by Lance ArmstrongHis new documentary, The Armstrong Lie, was originally about the cyclist’s 2009 comeback. Then came the doping admission.
  25. movie review
    Movie Review: We Steal SecretsDocumentary filmmaker Alex Gibney focuses his lens on Julian Assange.
  26. movie review
    Movie Review: Mea Maxima CulpaThis documentary looks at the story of a priest that molested more than 200 deaf children.
  27. tribeca film festival
    Will Leitch on Catching Hell, the Tribeca Doc About Reviled Cubs Fan Steve BartmanA sportswriter’s take on this portrait of the man who accidentally ruined the Cubs’ World Series dreams.
  28. wikileaks hollywood
    Alex Gibney to Direct Julian Assange DocumentaryHere they come.
  29. sundance
    Sundance Adds Miranda July, Ashley Judd, Acid Trips to LineupKen Kesey and the merry pranksters filmed one of their road trips, now it’s a documentary.
  30. exclusive
    Watch a Clip From the Eliot Spitzer Documentary Client 9“Did you think you were going to get caught?”
  31. exclusive
    Vulture Premieres the Poster for Alex Gibney’s Eliot Spitzer Doc, Client 9See the poster!
  32. the industry
    Industry Roundup: Emma Watson, SpitzerPlus: J. J. Abrams’s heist flick gets a screenwriter.
  33. chat room
    Alex Gibney on How His New Jack Abramoff Doc Is Like Team America“They were these frat house boys, these big swinging dicks.”
  34. client 9
    Eliot Spitzer Doc Premieres at Tribeca: Joe Bruno, Ken Langone, and Roger Stone Dance on His GraveIt’s a ricocheting, lowbrow-to-highbrow recap of Client 9, and the crowd loved it.
  35. client 9
    Spitzer Documentarian Alex Gibney: ‘He Wants to Talk About It’We interviewed the man who interviewed the fallen governor.
  36. movies
    See an Eliot Spitzer–Starring Teaser for Alex Gibney’s Upcoming DocumentarySpitzer: “The only metaphor I can think of … is Icarus.”
  37. movies
    Casino Jack and the United States of Money Trailer: Jack Abramoff, Evil Genius?Unintentionally hilarious moment at the 1:00 mark: “Abramoff loved e-mail!”
  38. kudos
    Vulture Interviews Both Documentary Oscar WinnersCynthia Wade and Alex Gibney, both Oscar winners, revisited.
  39. chat room
    ‘Gonzo’ Director Alex Gibney on Hunter S. Thompson, Torture, and SundanceThe director of Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room on his new Sundance documentary.