Docus on the Beatles, jazz pianist James Booker and outlaw rocker Jerry McGill are among the highlights of L.A.’s Don’t Knock the Rock film fest slated for Aug. 31-Sept. 2 at Cinefamily. Spearheaded…
“Tim’s Vermeer,” helmed by Teller of illusionist-comedians Penn & Teller and a recent Sony Pictures Classics acquisition, is one of 14 documentary features world-preeming this September at the…
Yoruba Richens' "The New Black" has won the audience award at the AFI Docs Festival.
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If you want to take the temperature of the documentary, go to Toronto in the spring, when Hot Docs delivers its cinema-crazed citizenry the cream of global nonfiction.
TORONTO — On the eve of the 20th edition of Hot Docs, Kinosmith has sparked sales action nabbing Canuck rights to world-preeming opener "The Manor" and to Gabriela Cowperthwaite's Sundance hit…
The 20th Hot Docs Canadian Intl. Documentary Festival will open on April 25 with Shawney Cohen's feature-helming debut "The Manor" the fest revealed Tuesday.
Austin — For auds and buyers searching for the next "Sugar Man," there's no better place for one-stop shopping than the SXSW Film Festival, which intersects with its sister music fest midweek and…
TORONTO – Gus Holwerda's "The Unbelievers" (pictured), following scientists Richard Dawkins and Lawrence Krauss' crusade to trumpet the importance of science, and A.J. Schnack's "Caucus," a…
With only two weeks left to go, the 2013 awards derby continues to provide us with a string of anomalies. For example: While the majors still talk about belt-tightening, they have spent roughly the…
"TPB AFK: The Pirate Bay Away From Keyboard" kicked off the Panorama Documentary Section.
Strong roots in genre have propeled Fenton, Barbato