Ava DuVernay is continuing her relationship with Netflix, bringing a limited series about the Central Park Five case to the streaming giant, Variety has learned. Netflix has greenlit the five-part…
Central Park Five
Ken Burns, co-director of the PBS documentary pic “The Central Park Five,” said a potential $40 million settlement in the case of the five men who were wrongfully imprisoned for beating and raping a…
'The Americans' is voted top new program of 2012-13 by the Television Critics Assn.
The rivalry between Netflix and Amazon.com for online streaming content has been a boon to TV programmers, as the two are motivated buyers eager to one-up each other. One week after Amazon.com touted…
Distribution labels Sundance Selects and IFC Films has promoted Lauren Schwartz (pictured above, left) to head film publicity and Shani Ankori (pictured above, right) as head of marketing…
"The Central Park Five" may not be in contention at Sunday's Oscars, but Ken Burns and the other makers of the project have good reason to celebrate a win this week.
"Zero Dark Thirty" has been named the top film of the year by the National Board of Review.
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The Toronto Intl. Film Festival has a longstanding affection for high-profile documentaries -- as evidenced last year, when Toronto opened with the world preem of Davis Guggenheim's U2 docu "From the…
With a mix of prestige and offbeat titles, the 39th Telluride Film Festival will present its usual eclectic array of possible awards contenders over the Labor Day weekend.
Sundance Selects has bought U.S. theatrical rights to documentary "The Central Park Five," three months after it premiered as an official selection at Cannes.