Jacob Appelbaum

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Jacob Appelbaum was born on April 1, 1983 in the USA. See full bio »


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Traceroute Camera and Electrical Department
Soviet Unterzoegersdorf: Sector 2 Camera and Electrical Department
Horizon Himself - Computer security researcher
Citizenfour Himself


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 2016 Traceroute (Documentary) (still photographer)
 2009 Soviet Unterzoegersdorf: Sector 2 (Video Game) (still photographer)
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 2014 Chokepoint (Documentary short) (thanks)
 2012 The Program (Documentary short) (thanks)
 2006 My Den (Short) (special thanks)
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 2017 Stare Into the Lights My Pretties (Documentary)
Himself - Computer Security Activist (as Jacob Applebaum)
 2016/I Risk (Documentary)
 2016 Free Speech Fear Free (Documentary)
 2015 Alles unter Kontrolle (Documentary)
 2014 Citizenfour (Documentary)
 2014 Horizon (TV Series documentary)
Himself - Computer security researcher
- Inside the Dark Web (2014) ... Himself - Computer security researcher
 2012-2013 Democracy Now! (TV Series)
- Episode dated 20 August 2013 (2013) ... Himself
- Episode dated 5 February 2013 (2013) ... Himself
- Episode dated 26 April 2012 (2012) ... Himself
- Episode dated 23 April 2012 (2012) ... Himself
- Episode dated 20 April 2012 (2012) ... Himself
 2013 Berlin Mitte (TV Series)
 2012 The World Tomorrow (TV Series)
- Cypherpunks, Part 2 (2012) ... Himself
- Cypherpunks, Part 1 (2012) ... Himself
 2012 The Alyona Show (TV Series)
- Episode dated 10 May 2012 (2012) ... Himself
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 2013 Democracy Now! (TV Series)
- Episode dated 31 December 2013 (2013) ... Himself
 2011 Frontline (TV Series documentary)
- Wikisecrets (2011) ... Himself

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Documentary filmmaker Laura Poitras reveals in Risk (2016) that she was in a short sexual relationship with Jacob Appelbaum, who worked for the TOR project at that time and taught her how to use the technology. The sexual relationship was consensual and Appelbaum later moved on to other women. Poitras is now very critical of him in her documentary and decided to include in the released version ... See more »

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