Open Road Films released the first trailer for the Oliver Stone directed film “SNOWDEN,” set to release in theaters later this year. Set more like a teaser trailer, the video offers details on the life of Edward Snowden leading up to his leaked information on the NSA.

The biopic stars Joseph Gordon Levitt and was written and directed by popular filmmaker Oliver Stone. The script is based on the books “The Snowden Files: The Inside Story of the World’s Most Wanted Man” by Luke Harding and “Time of the Octopus” by Anatoly Kucherena.

Kieran Fitzgerald wrote the screenplay to “SNOWDEN,” which is set to open on Christmas Day in theaters nationwide. Appearing in the film along with Gordon Levitt are Shailene Woodley and Scott Eastwood.

Nicolas Cage, Timothy Olyphant and Zachary Quinto are also featured in the film.