The heavy-hitting films in the documentary or nonfiction special category make this an especially rich year, while HBO's "The Jinx," probably the most talked-about doc series this year, still faces a…
The Case Against 8
These documentaries captivated audiences and could attract attention from Academy voters.
It’s been just over a year since the Supreme Court rendered a decision that let same-sex marriages begin again in California, this time for good. On Saturday, two of the plaintiffs in the case that…
For years HBO and other television distributors, which play an instrumental role in every documentary's shelf life, could rent a theater for a week — a tactic known as "four-walling"— and quietly…
Earnest, solid if somewhat plodding at times, "The Case Against 8" follows the successful fight to have California's anti-gay-marriage Proposition 8 overturned as unconstitutional.