X

Summary Laura Poitras, Academy Award winning director of Citizenfour, returns with her most personal and intimate film to date. Filmed over six years, Risk is a complex and volatile character study that collides with a high stakes election year and its controversial aftermath. Cornered in a tiny building for half a decade, Julian Assange is unde...

Risk
Metascore Generally Favorable Based on 27 Critic Reviews
72
User Score Generally Favorable Based on 14 User Ratings
6.6
My Score
Hover and click to give a rating Saved

Where to Watch

Summary Laura Poitras, Academy Award winning director of Citizenfour, returns with her most personal and intimate film to date. Filmed over six years, Risk is a complex and volatile character study that collides with a high stakes election year and its controversial aftermath. Cornered in a tiny building for half a decade, Julian Assange is unde...

Where to Watch

Critic Reviews

View All
Metascore
Generally Favorable Based on 27 Critic Reviews
72
81% Positive
22 Reviews
15% Mixed
4 Reviews
4% Negative
1 Review

  • All Reviews
  • Positive Reviews
  • Mixed Reviews
  • Negative Reviews

Critic Reviews

View All
Metascore
Generally Favorable Based on 27 Critic Reviews
72
81% Positive
22 Reviews
15% Mixed
4 Reviews
4% Negative
1 Review

  • All Reviews
  • Positive Reviews
  • Mixed Reviews
  • Negative Reviews

User Reviews

View All
User Score
Generally Favorable Based on 14 User Ratings
6.6
57% Positive
8 Ratings
29% Mixed
4 Ratings
14% Negative
2 Ratings

  • All Reviews
  • Positive Reviews
  • Mixed Reviews
  • Negative Reviews

User Reviews

View All
User Score
Generally Favorable Based on 14 User Ratings
6.6
57% Positive
8 Ratings
29% Mixed
4 Ratings
14% Negative
2 Ratings

  • All Reviews
  • Positive Reviews
  • Mixed Reviews
  • Negative Reviews

Details

View All
Production Company Praxis Films Berlin, Praxis Films, Field of Vision (II), Britdoc Foundation
Release Date May 5, 2017
Duration 1 h 26 m
Rating TV-MA
Cannes Film Festival
1 Nomination
Sheffield International Documentary Festival
1 Nomination
Golden Trailer Awards
1 Nomination