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The Great Hack

The Great Hack is a compelling documentary film that delves into the Facebook–Cambridge Analytica data scandal. Directed by Jehane Noujaim and Karim Amer, the film sheds light on the dark side of social media in the wake of the 2016 U.S. presidential election. Through the eyes of key figures like Professor David Carroll, Brittany Kaiser, and investigative journalist Carole Cadwalladr, the documentary unravels the intricate web of data manipulation, political influence, and privacy breaches. It exposes how Cambridge Analytica exploited user data without consent, impacting both the Brexit campaign in the United Kingdom and the U.S. elections. With its thought-provoking narrative, The Great Hack raises critical questions about the role of technology companies and the power they wield in shaping our world

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