Director's brother speaks to Swedish press.
Searching for Sugar Man
The Writers Guild of America has tightened up the eligibility for its documentary screenplay awards and will only allow scripts that have been written under its jurisdiction or one of its sister…
Co-directors Tamar Halpern and Chris Quilty deliver an illuminating portrait of the artist as a hermetic, self-doubting, obsessive-compulsive perfectionist.
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…
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…
Malik Bendjelloul’s “Searching for Sugar Man” won the Academy Award for top feature documentary Sunday night, but the film is looking for more than just Oscar love. Pic has persisted in plexes for…
An interesting if accidental companion piece to recent docu hit "Searching for Sugar Man" -- in which a U.S. musician unwittingly helped fuel anti-apartheid sentiments in 1970s South Africa -- "Punk…
Shingles like Passion, Exclusive and Dogwoof strike the right mix of art and commerce
Following a stellar year for Swedish documentaries, with titles like Malik Bendjelloul's "Searching for Sugar Man" and Fredrik Gertten's "Big Boys Gone Bananas!*" gaining international attention, the…
"Zero Dark Thirty," along with "Amour" and "Searching for Sugar Man," snatched up kudos from the Alliance of Women Film Journalists' seventh annual EDA Awards.
Malik Bendjelloul's "Searching for Sugar Man" has won the best feature award from the International Documentary Assn., adding to its lengthy list of kudos.