Frontline. United States of secrets

Frontline (Television program). United States of secrets.

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  • Frontline investigates the secret history of the unprecedented surveillance program that began in the wake of September 11th and continues today. As big technology companies encouraged users to share more and more information about their lives, they created a trove of data that could be useful not simply to advertisers, but also to the government. The revelations of NSA contractor Edward Snowden would push Silicon Valley into the center of a debate over privacy and government surveillance.


  • Originally aired on PBS, May 13 and May 20, 2014.
  • DVD; NTSC; region 1; widescreen; stereo.
  • In English with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).


  • Part one. The program / directed by Michael Kirk ; written by Michael Kirk & Mike Wiser ; produced by Michael Kirk, Jim Gilmore, Mike Wiser -- Part two. Privacy lost / written and produced by Martin Smith
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