For those looking for nostalgia beyond the confines of "Mad Men," PBS has responded to the 40th anniversary of the Vietnam War's end with its own multipronged campaign, exploring the conflict from a…
Last Days in Vietnam
Oscar week festivities made room for the serious on Friday as docu filmmaker Rory Kennedy, Oscar-nommed for "Last Days in Vietnam," was celebrated at Dom Perignon’s fourth annual Academy Awards…
From photography to warfare, conservation to whistleblowing, this year's five Oscar nominated documentaries are united by overlapping themes and topics of interest, but remain uniformly distinct in…
These documentaries captivated audiences and could attract attention from Academy voters.
The Hamptons Intl. Film Festival’s annual SummerDocs series of documentary programming will round out its 2014 slate with Rory Kennedy’s “Last Days in Vietnam” and Jesse Moss’ “The Overnighters,”…
Rory Kennedy's documentary vividly annotates one of the most haunting images of the Vietnam War, that of dozens of South Vietnamese struggling to climb the steps to a rooftop helicopter as Saigon…