Sony Pictures Classics has acquired worldwide rights from Participant Media and Omidyar Network for Robert Kenner’s pundit documentary “Merchants of Doubt.” Producers are Kenner and Melissa Robledo…
The Food Network has stuck a fork in Paula Deen. The cable channel dropped the controversial celebrity chef from its programming lineup Friday in the wake of a deposition that recently surfaced in…
Participant Media, a key backer of touchstone documentaries such as "An Inconvenient Truth" and "Food," Inc., isn't afraid to take on divisive issues like government secrecy and the state of…
Helmer Jeremy Seifert wonders what he can safely feed his family in activist docu "GMO OMG," an Everyman companion to Kristin Canty's "Farmageddon" that combines the folksy charm of Taggart Siegel's…
"Finding North" is a political hot potato -- an incendiary movie about food and agriculture, despite its rather civilized facade.
Surfing meets sociology in "Splinters," a compelling docu about the sport's arrival in the Papua New Guinea village of Vanimo. Following four riders whose quest for glory is surrounded by factional…
A sobering but somehow upbeat examination of the looming catastrophic global water shortage.
The Museum of Modern Art in New York is dedicating a film series to Berlinale topper Dieter Kosslick to celebrate his 10th year as director of the Berlin Film Festival.
Kristin Canty's bucolic docu racks up damning anecdotal evidence without substantially altering the discussion.
"Think Global, Act Rural" examines the horrors of industrialized agriculture on a planet-wide scale.
The DGA has nominated six directors for its top feature documentary award.