Zodiak Nabs Worldwide Distribution Rights to WikiLeaks Documentary

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"WikiLeaks: War, Lies & Videotape,: which profiles the site's founder Julian Assange, is produced by Luc Hermann and Paul Moreira.

UK distributor Zodiak Rights has nabbed worldwide distribution rights to WikiLeaks: War, Lies & Videotape.

The documentary will go head-to-head against competing film, WikiRebels, which was produced by Swedish broadcaster SVT and been sold to NRK in Norway and Dutch public broadcaster Vara, C21 Media reports. SVT is close to finalizing WikiRebels deals with Spain, Austria, the U.S., the U.K. and Poland. It will air on most nets in early January.

WikiLeaks: War, Lies & Videotape, which profiles site founder Julian Assange (who is currently out of prison on bail - and doing a media blitz on the Today show and Good Morning America)  is produced by Luc Hermann and Paul Moreira.