The Truth is Hard to Find

Using exclusive, never-before-seen pictures captured by New York Times journalists on the ground and in various parts of the world, each of our films depict the great lengths these men and women go to uncover the hard truth, ending on the actual shots published in the New York Times articles. The Times worked with critically acclaimed filmmaker Darren Aronofsky to help bring these visual stories to life.

The Truth is Hard to Find: Hicks

The Truth is Hard to Find: Denton

The Truth is Hard to Find: Berehulak

The Truth is Hard to Find: Haner

Results
The campaign was a huge success. The first quarter of 2017 became the Times’ best ever for subscriber growth. In the second quarter, subscriptions continued to increase, surpassing 2 million digital-only subscribers - a first by any news organization.