The 5th Eye
Aspect Ratio: 16:9
Extras: DVD includes extra scenes
Director: Errol Wright and Abi King-Jones
A farmer, teacher and priest undertake a daring mission to deflate a giant radome at the Waihopai spy base in protest at New Zealand's involvement in the US-led wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. An internet millionaire's mansion is raided sparking an investigation exposing illegal domestic surveillance by the GCSB. While the government rams through law changes legalising spying on its own citizens, an NSA contractor blows the whistle on Five Eyes network of global mass surveillance. With the rise of the surveillance state in the digital age, and in an era of endless war, new battlelines are drawn in new territories and the enemy is sought out closer to home.
"A concise politcal punch that requires every Kiwi's attention" Flicks