This rather simplistic documentary focuses on the tremendous demand in China for premium Bordeaux wine.
Asian Side Of The Doc
The Greatest Show on Earth has a beef with the HBO documentary "An Apology to Elephants," accusing the producers of setting out to do a "one-sided" hit piece. In my review I wondered why there was no…
Despite the poetry in its title, “An Apology to Elephants” is really more an indictment of circuses — a no-holds-barred attack on maltreatment of elephants in captivity and especially a circus…
The first season of “Veep” had its moments, but the praise heaped on this rather obvious political comedy gave it the distinction of being HBO's second-most-overrated half-hour. Season two yields…
Doc fest sees increase in participants hungry for nonfiction fare
Faces convey all that auds need to know in tyro helmer Ilian Metev's rigidly constructed and deeply human docu "Sofia's Last Ambulance."
Tokyo -- France's Sunny Side and Singapore's Bang Prods. are teaming to present the third Asian Side of the Doc, a conference and co-production market for European and Asian documentary filmmakers…
Route One Films has entered into a $110 million film and television equity fund partnership with the South Korean government, CJ E&M, Lotte Entertainment and Sovik Venture Capital to form the Sovik…
A content-driven rendez-vous for the international documentary business, the 21-year-old Sunny Side of the Doc, in France's La Rochelle, has become one of the world's top co-prod forums and…
A gang of five boys of African origin from the wrong side of Gothenburg's tracks scam a trio of slightly younger middle-class kids in "Play," Swedish helmer Ruben Ostlund's formally interesting but…
A cogent docu with a solid throughline, "Sex in an Epidemic" traces the impact of AIDS on the gay community.