The latest in a thriving subgenre of documentaries dedicated to the proposition that Austin is the live music capital of the world, if not the entire galaxy.
Following the success of “The Magicians” and “The Expanse,” Syfy’s “Hunters” is the network’s latest high-concept literary adaptation, based on the bestselling novel “Alien Hunter” by Whitley…
Documentarians Brenda Greene Mitchell and Sam Wainwright Douglas share their unbridled affection for a decades-old Texas dance hall in "Honky Tonk Heaven: Legend of the Broken Spoke." This storied…
inevitably uneven, this omnibus hangs together sufficiently and is of consistent enough quality to be counted a successful overall experiment.
The pioneering Brit synthpop star Gary Numan moves across the Atlantic and stages a comeback in Steve Read and Rob Alexander's documentary feature.
Veteran African-American musician Daryl Davis has for some years pursued a side interest that strikes many as perverse, if not downright dangerous.
This spare, straightforward observation of a disappearing way of life will appeal to fans of enigmatic, lyrical docus like the recent "Rich Hill" or Frederick Wiseman's oeuvre.
Writer-director Carson Mell's microbudget debut feature finds a family's vacation home beset by spirits, only to discover the professional exorcist they hire is even harder to get rid of.
The messy lives of young aspiring writers and the dysfunctional families that spawned them have long provided fertile if inevitably over-tilled material for many an independent filmmaker.
Like Musa Syeed's prior "Valley of Saints," this slice-of-life miniature trades in effective mostly non-pro performances, low-key drama and empathy toward cultural outsiders.
A humble Madison, Wisconsin studio that recorded some of the most trailblazing indie rock of the 1980s and '90s is commemorated in "The Smart Studios Story."