Of the 117 features selected for Sundance last year -- culled from nearly 4,000 submissions -- only about half landed deals with theatrical distributors. With odds that long, and distribution options…
Tribeca Film Institute will hand out $160,000 in total grants to about a dozen documakers who are the 2013 grant winners for the TFI Documentary Fund.
The Emad Burnat-Guy Davidi documentary "5 Broken Cameras," a shortlisted finalist for an Oscar nomination Thursday, earned top feature kudos at the Cinema Eye Honors for Nonfiction Filmmaking.
"Zero Dark Thirty," along with "Amour" and "Searching for Sugar Man," snatched up kudos from the Alliance of Women Film Journalists' seventh annual EDA Awards.
"Zero Dark Thirty" has been named the top film of the year by the National Board of Review.
A year in documentaries that featured numerous worthwhile Oscar candidates -- and no small about of concern over the process of sifting through them -- has yielded 15 nonfiction films on the…
Wes Anderson's "Moonrise Kingdom" took home the trophy for best feature at the 22nd annual Gotham Awards, held Monday at Cipriani Wall Street.
The Hamptons Intl. Film Festival has tapped "Searching for Sugar Man" and "Detropia" for its annual SummerDocs programming. Alec Baldwin will host post-screening talk following each event.
A couple of Gotham's indie-centric summer film fests have mapped out slates, with Rooftop Films' Summer Series set to preview Lauren Ambrose starrer "Think of Me" and Brooklyn's BAMcinemaFest…
TORONTO -- Toronto's 19th Hot Docs fest will open April 26 with "Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry," Alison Klayman's Sundance-preeming portrait of China's renowned artist-activist.
Among several recent documentaries about Detroit, the elegiac "Detropia" is perhaps the most aesthetically pleasing, if not the most informative or insightful.