The holiday fireworks have begun. And there's still another weekend to go before Thanksgiving, the official start of the Yuletide season.
If momentum counts for anything, the holiday season should be a pip.
'Twas the weekend before the first of the Thanksgiving-Christmas movies and all through the nation's movie houses there was quite a stir. Box office recovered well from the previous weekend's…
For many years after the networks virtually orphaned the documentary, public television more or less became a foster home for non-fiction programming.
The International Documentary Congress, which begins today and runs through Saturday, represents a major Hollywood step toward acknowledging the significance of the nonfiction form.
The bottom line is, when was the last time you paid $ 7.50 to see a documentary on a Saturday night," says director Keva Rosenfeld.