Valerie Plame Wilson poses during a photo call for "Countdown to Zero", at the 63rd international film festival, in Cannes, southern France, Friday, May 14, 2010. (AP Photo)
"I accepted immediately," she told Niteside, "and have been delighted to focus the expertise that I gathered during my time as a CIA covert operations officer on a subject that I care passionately about and is very meaningful to me."
The film, which opens in Washington, D.C., today, makes the case for nuclear disarmament
Plame, who is currently working part-time at non-profit scientific research institute Sante Fe Institute, said she has reconstructed her life years after her identity as an undercover was leaked and is planning to write a novel about a CIA officer out this Winter.
"We have rebuilt our personal and professional lives outside over Washington, D.C.," she said.