In this barely viewed video shot for UK Screen, Matt Damon answers a journalist’s question about Edward Snowden, admitting while he hasn’t read all the material Snowden leaked, he thinks the whistleblower
did a great thing
and that Snowden seemed like a:
The actor goes on to say:
If we’re going to trade our civil liberties for our security, then that should be a decision that we collectively make, it shouldn’t be made for us.
He then further discusses the sacrifice of personal liberty for security.