Vivien Lesnik Weisman is a filmmaker, writer and political commentator.
Vivien Lesnik Weisman was born in Havana, Cuba. She graduated from Barnard College with a B.A. in Art History and New York Law School with a Doctorate in Jurisprudence. She was then accepted to the New York Bar. She went on to receive an MFA in directing from the UCLA School of Theatre, Film and Television. She has received numerous awards for her films.
Barrett Brown sera libre le 29 novembre
Barrett Brown, journaliste américain connu pour avoir écrit dans différents médias sur le groupe d’hacktivistes « Anonymous » va sortir de prison le mois prochain. Emprisonné depuis le 13 septembre 2012, Barrett avait été condamné à 5 ans de prison par la Cour fédérale de Dallas le 22 janvier 2015. Il sera libéré le 29 (...)
16 octobre 2016
Interview with filmmaker Vivien Lesnick Weisman
Movie ’The Hacker Wars’ proves we are under U.S. government surveillance.
Examiner Dorri Olds landed an exclusive interview with filmmaker Vivien Lesnick Weisman to talk about her film, "The Hacker Wars." Weisman’s new documentary, “The Hacker Wars,” is frightening and a must-see. Why? Because the movie makes clear (...)
22 October 2014
The Hacker Wars - Press Release
The Hacker Wars opens in New York on October 17.
The Hacker Wars, a feature-length documentary film, directed by Vivien Lesnik Weisman, will open theatrically in New York October 17th 2014 at the Village East Cinema 212-529-6799.
It is under consideration for the 2015 Academy Awards for Best Documentary. (...)
9 October 2014
Anon.UK Radio - Vivien Lesnik Weisman
Anonymous Radio presents a conversation with Vivien Lesnik Weisman,
Director of the upcoming documentary film “The Hacker Wars.” We discuss the cases of Jeremy Hammond (Anarchaos), Lauri Love, Andrew Auernheimer (weev) and Barrett Brown... for the Lulz. Vivien Lesnik Weisman is a filmmaker, writer and political (...)
8 September 2014
Lorax Live - Vivien Lesnik Weisman
Vivien Lesnik Weisman "The War Has Already Begun!" Documentary film.
“The Hacker Wars” including the individual cases of Andrew Auernheimer aka weev, Barrett Brown and Jeremy Hammond Anarchaos. Vivien Lesnik Weisman is a filmmaker, writer and political commentator. She was born in Havana, Cuba. Her most recent (...)
22 March 2014
The battlefield is the Internet
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Saturday, March 8 / 9:30AM - 10:30AM - Panelists: Vivien Lesnik (...)
24 February 2014
"The Hacker Wars" Vivien Lesnik Weisman
De-Manufacturing Consent: "The Hacker Wars".
Guillermo Jimenez (Boiling Frogs Post) is joined by Vivien Lesnik Weisman:
“We discuss Vivien’s upcoming film The Hacker Wars (previously titled The Reality Wars), including the individual cases of Andrew “Weev” Auernheimer, Barrett Brown, and the recently sentenced (...)
22 December 2013