Brian Knappenberger

Brian Knappenberger

Brian Knappenberger is an award-winning filmmaker, whose most recent film, Nobody Speak: Trials of the Free Press, premiered at the 2017 Sundance Film Festival. His previous film The Internet’s Own Boy: The Story of Aaron Swartz, first screened at the 2014 Sundance film Festival, won the Writers Guild Award for Outstanding Documentary Screenplay and was shortlisted for an Academy Award. His other work includes the WGA-nominated We Are Legion: The Story of the Hacktivists about the online hacktivist non-group Anonymous, the award-winning documentary series Truth and Power which was awarded the ACLU Social Justice in Media Award, and numerous other investigative documentaries for PBS, Pivot, Bloomberg Television, National Geographic, and The Discovery Channel.

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