Victoria Siegel, the daughter of David and Jackie Siegel, who were the subjects of the documentary “The Queen of Versailles,” has died. She was 18. Victoria Siegel was found unresponsive at the…
The Queen Of Versailles
LONDON — Sundance London, the U.K. film and music fest spin-off of the Sundance Film Festival, has added the final three titles for the main program of its sophomore edition. Jeff Nichol's "Mud"…
Kirby Dick, Malik Bendjelloul, Lauren Greenfield, David France and Alison Klayman have received documentary helmer nominations from the Directors Guild of America.
Predictability has never been a calling card for the Oscars' documentary category, and already we can see why.
Benoit Jacquot's period drama "Farewell, My Queen" was awarded the Louis Delluc prize by Cannes Film Festival prexy Gilles Jacob and a jury of French critics on Friday in Paris, kicking off the…
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…
New Academy rules look to expand the doc nominees beyond usual niche fare
The 47th Karlovy Vary Film Festival announced on Tuesday a dozen competition pics, many reflecting a thread of isolation and angst in art film extending across Europe, Japan and Mexico and including…
Bravo has snapped up TV rights to the Sundance docu "The Queen of Versailles." The move is part of the cabler's push ro broaden its programming mix beyond its staple of unscripted docu- and…
A well-observed but emotionally muted costume drama that might well have been titled "My Week With Marie Antoinette."