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705 Ratings

Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief

Directed by Alex Gibney
United States, 2015
Documentary

Synopsis

Following Mea Maxima Culpa, his investigation into the Catholic Church, Academy Award-winner Alex Gibney turns his gaze to Scientology in Going Clear, based on the book of the same name by Pulitzer Prize-winning author Lawrence Wright.

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Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief Directed by Alex Gibney

Awards & Festivals

Village Voice Film Poll

2015 | Nominee: Best Documentary

Indiewire Critics' Poll

2015 | Nominee: Best Documentary

Directors Guild of America

2016 | Nominee: Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Documentary

Writers Guild of America

2016 | 2 wins including: Best Documentary Screenplay (Screen)

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