Al Jazeera America is setting up a slate of ambitious documentaries in an effort to raise its profile among news aficionados while stoking demand for the fledgling cable-news outlet. Many of the…
Atom Egoyan's starry dramatization of the West Memphis Three case transforms a fascinating tale of small-town prejudice and miscarried justice into a surprisingly staid courtroom drama.
"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.
An investigation of Paul Simon's 25-year-old "Graceland" album as much as a celebration of it, "Under African Skies" is appreciably smarter than most celebrity musician docus.
Following on the heels of the celebrated "Paradise Lost" trilogy, Amy Berg's clear, captivating, indignant film about the West Memphis Three carves out its own significant place in criminal-justice…
Joe Berlinger's documentary "Under African Skies," about the stormy creation and broad influence of Paul Simon's landmark 1986 album "Graceland," will become a key component of Sony Legacy's 25th…
If documentary kudos are partly dependent on topicality, then "Paradise Lost 3: Purgatory," one of the 15 films that will advance in the Oscars voting process, certainly stands out: The third docu…
Docu filmmakers Joe Berlinger and Bruce Sinofsky have refused to claim credit for helping the men known as the West Memphis Three secure their release in August after 18 years in prison.
Originally premiered and reviewed at Toronto, "Paradise Lost 3: Purgatory" arrives at the New York Film Festival with a chilling new epilogue.
Destined to rank as one of the major achievements in American documentary, the "Paradise Lost" project comes to a presumed end with "Paradise Lost 3: Purgatory."
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