Dreyfous will receive the Amicus Award, which has only been presented three other times in the history of the IDA Awards.
The Invisible War
In a year where several Spirit nominees were also Oscar-nommed, "Silver Linings Playbook" dominated the Film Independent Spirit Awards, taking best feature and lead actress for Jennifer Lawrence with…
Blighty's Oscar nominees will be toasted at the Great British Film Reception hosted by British Consul-General Barbara Hay at her L.A. residence on Feb. 22, two days ahead of the Academy Awards.
The Academy's documentary branch is known for its unpredictability, but the five nominated docs are among the least shocking crop of nominees the category has seen in years.
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.
A year in documentaries that featured numerous worthwhile Oscar candidates -- and no small about of concern over the process of sifting through them -- has yielded 15 nonfiction films on the…
"Beasts of the Southern Wild," "Bernie," "Moonrise Kingdom," "Silver Linings Playbook" and "Keep the Lights On" were nominated for top feature for the 28th Film Independent Spirit Awards.
San Francisco-based documentary sales and production shingle Ro*Co Films is set to theatrically release its first title, Brian Knappenberger's doc on civil disobedience "We Are Legion: the Story of…
"The Central Park Five," "The Invisible War," "Queen of Versailles," "Searching for Sugar Man" and "Women with Cows" earned feature nominations for the 28th International Documentary Assn. Awards.
The Impact Arts & Film Fund will again hold film festivals during the Republican and Democratic conventions, with a lineup of documentaries and other issue-oriented films designed to draw interest…