A Behind-the-Scenes Look at Wired’s Interview With Edward Snowden

Wired has posted a behind-the-scenes look at their recent interview with Edward Snowden, the former National Security Agency contractor responsible for leaking a number of classified documents to media outlets in 2013. In the video, journalist James Bamford and photographer Platon describe their respective experiences with Snowden.

It took almost a year to arrange to interview and photograph Edward Snowden in Moscow, where he has sought asylum. Author James Bamford and photographer Platon reflect back on their encounters with the elusive whistleblower.