Produced and Directed By
Judith Ehrlich and Rick Goldsmith

Narrated By
Daniel Ellsberg

Original Music
Blake Leyh

Director of Photography
Vicente Franco

Sound Recording
Nick Bertoni
Rick Goldsmith

Michael Chandler
Lawrence Lerew
Rick Goldsmith

Written By
Lawrence Lerew
Rick Goldsmith
Judith Ehrlich
Michael Chandler

Based in Part On
Secrets: A Memoir of Vietnam and the Pentagon Papers (2002)
By Daniel Ellsberg

Executive Producer
Jodie Evans

Associate Producer & Archivist
Lynn Adler
Assistant Producer
Max Good


Director of Photography: Dan Krauss

Grip: Azim Lateef

Prop Master: Nick Bertoni

Actor: Benjamin Pierce

Sound Design and Mixer
Berkeley Sound Artists
James LeBrecht

Eli Noyes
Alligator Planet

Graphic Design
Mat Baldwin

Production Assistants
Aleksis Bertoni
Sam Fuller
Ari Schoenholtz
Andrew Xanthopoulos

Jason Datuin
Kamran Golriz
Mark Guy
Gillian Hull
William Jobe
Keir Lenihan
Elizabeth Popham
Jason Rudeen
Ilya Sarro
Craig Siuloinski
Ellen Westberg

Gary Coates

HD On-line Editor
Jesse Spencer

HD Mastering
Video Arts, Inc., SF

Recording Studio
KPFA Radio, Berkeley

Tape-to-Film Transfer
Alpha Cine Labs, Seattle

Consulting Producers
Claire Greensfelder
Karen Payne

Archival Research
Kenn Rabin
Pamela Butler
Michael Dolan
Susanne Mason
Rick Prelinger
Roger Strother
David Washburn

Excerpts From
Conversations with Daniel Ellsberg (1972)
Courtesy Casey, Max and Nelson Stoll

So The People Should Know (1973)
Courtesy Larry Adelman, Bruce Schmiechen, John Rogers and Andy Fahrenwald

Archival Footage and Audio
ABC News
BBC Motion Gallery
Chicago Historical Society
Film Archives Inc.
Footage Farm
Footage World
Walter J. Brown Media Archives & Peabody Awards Collection, University of Georgia
Henninger Media
Theodore Hetzel Peace Collection at Swarthmore College
Landov Media
LBJ Library
Nixon Presidential Materials, National Archives
Luke Nichter,
Pacific Film Archive, UC Berkeley
Pacifica Radio Archives
UCLA Film and Television Archive

Archival Photos
AP/Wide World Photos
Betty Baird
Elihu Blotnick, Firefall Media
Joseph Daniel
Fran Durner, Anchorage Daily News
Zaur Eylanbekov, Air Force Magazine
Ellsberg family collection
Getty Images
Erika Sulzer-Kleinemeier
Louise Kollenbaum
Jock McDonald
Maris Powell
William Purdy
Adam Sidman, The Harvard Crimson
Leigh Wiener
Cary Wolinsky, Trillium Studios

The Most Dangerous Man in America: Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papersis a co-production of Judith Ehrlich, Rick Goldsmith and the Independent Television Service (ITVS),
with funding provided by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB)

Produced in association with
American Documentary/POV

Executive Producer for ITVS
Sally Jo Fifer

Executive Producer for American Documentary/POV
Simon Kilmurry

Major Funding Provided By
ZDF in association with Arte
Deer Creek Foundation
Resnick Family Foundation
Mike and Corky Hale Stoller Foundation
Rick Cummings, Roberta Cummings and The Nathan Cummings Foundation
The Rosenthal Family Trust
The Massachusetts Foundation for the Humanities
Marcia Goldsmith
Hugh Brady
Lear Family Foundation
Yip Harburg Foundation
LEF Foundation
Janet H. Kranzberg
Max Palevsky and Jodie Evans
The Playboy Foundation
Tom Safran
Stanley Sheinbaum
Jean Stein
The Streisand Foundation
and Others

A complete list is available from PBS.

Dedicated to the Memory of
Howard Zinn (1922-2010)
Anthony Russo (1936-2008)

This film was produced by Judith Ehrlich and Rick Goldsmith
who are solely responsible for its content.

© 2009 Judith Ehrlich and Rick Goldsmith
All rights reserved