LOCARNO — Eye on Films, a global network of 40 distributors and 47 festivals, has just made its latest acquisition: the Wide House-sold Nelson Mandela-themed "Plot for Peace." Directed by Carlos…
Usually, one is well advised to be wary of TV's micro portraits devised to illustrate macro trends. Yet "Two American Families" is such a potent treatise on the U.S.' struggling middle class — as…
Michael Winship is running unopposed for a fourth two-year term as president of the Writers Guild of America East. The WGA East made the announcement Monday, three days after the WGA West announced…
The aftermath of the theater killings in Aurora, Colo., brings to mind the classic fable about blind men examining an elephant. Every party, it seems, addresses only that part which they happen to…
Writers Guild of America East president Michael Winship is running unopposed for a third two-year term in the post.
Writers Guild of America East president Michael Winship has become a senior writing fellow at Demos, a national research and policy center.
AMC's "Breaking Bad," ABC's "Modern Family" and NBC's "30 Rock" led the way with three nominations apiece in the TV heat for the 2011 Writers Guild Awards.
Selected categories and scribes gunning for kudos at Saturday's Writers Guild Awards.
Bill Moyers launches his new PBS series with a methodical, devastating, pull-no-punches recap of mainstream journalism's collective failure to challenge the Bush administration in the run-up to the…
Four years after his eight-hour series "The Language of Life," Bill Moyers returns to the Geraldine R. Dodge Poetry Festival to spend time with 20-odd poets in performance and conversation. This is a…
Broadcast journalist Bill Moyers became the seventh recipient of the Intl. Documentary Assn.’s career achievement award at the org’s annual awards ceremony Nov. 1. Through his years with such…
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