First Run Acquires Daniel Ellsberg Documentary

“The Most Dangerous Man in America” is on Oscar doc short list

Last Updated: December 7, 2009 @ 6:01 AM

First Run Features has acquired "The Most Dangerous Man in America: Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papers" and set a February release for the documentary.

"Dangerous," by Judith Ehrlich and Rick Goldsmith, is one of the 15 pics in contention for the documentary Oscar. It was named Thursday as winner of the Freedom of Expression Award from the National Board of Review.

Read more in Variety.