Madeleine Sackler's engrossing documentary chronicles upheaval in "the last dictatorship in Europe" through the viewpoint of an underground theater company.
Hbo Documentary Films
The producer who brought “American Masters” to PBS audiences will be offering her documentary skills to HBO. Susan Lacy has signed a multi-year deal with the pay TV company to produce and direct…
HBO Documentary Films has bought U.S. television rights to Madeleine Sackler's docu “Dangerous Acts Starring the Unstable Elements of Belarus,” which premieres Sept. 8 at the Toronto Film Fest. Docu…
The fine line between movingly personal and irritatingly self-indulgent is pretty much obliterated by "First Comes Love," autobiographical documentarian Nina Davenport's video memoir of her decision…
HBO Documentary Films will air a documentary on the battle to overturn California's Proposition 8, with exclusive access to Ted Olson and David Boies as they represented two California same-sex…
The initial audience for HBO's "One Nation Under Dog: Stories of Fear," "Loss & Betrayal" was barely 100,000 viewers -- about the number of people that watch a show like NBC's "The Voice in Detroit."
The Greatest Show on Earth has a beef with the HBO documentary "An Apology to Elephants," accusing the producers of setting out to do a "one-sided" hit piece. In my review I wondered why there was no…
Despite the poetry in its title, “An Apology to Elephants” is really more an indictment of circuses -- a no-holds-barred attack on maltreatment of elephants in captivity and especially a circus…
One of the more disappointing attitudes stoked by the recent political culture has been a quadrant virtually devoted to closed-mindedness and exhibiting little interest in what's happening beyond…
Even separated into two feature-length programs, this least appealing of Shorts Intl.'s three Oscar shorts programs makes for a long sit.
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