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    Is Film School Necessary? Top Indie Filmmakers Respond

    Film school isn't cheap. Is it worth it?

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    Here's Why We Need More Women and Minority Filmmakers

    In her keynote address at the "Getting Real" Documentary Film Conference in Los Angeles, award-winning filmmaker Dawn Porter ("Gideon's Army" and "Spies of Mississippi") explained why it's important for women and minorities to make movies.

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    Is Michael Moore Right About Documentary Filmmakers? Documentary Filmmakers Respond

    Michael Moore thinks documentaries need to stop lecturing so much and be more entertaining. Is he right? We reached out to a selection of documentary directors to get their responses to Moore's controversial keynote at the recent Doc Conference at the Toronto International Film Festival.

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    Review: Dawn Porter's Anti-Civil Rights Espionage Doc 'Spies Of Mississippi'

    The film is out on Netflix today, available to stream. Here's our review...

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    Dawn Porter's Acclaimed Doc 'Gideon's Army' is Now Streaming on Netflix. Here's Why You Should See It

    Review: 'Gideon's Army' Is A Necessary Look At The Work Done By The Unsung

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    Chicken & Egg Pictures Announces Sundance Winner Dawn Porter As New Advisory Board Member

    Chicken & Egg Pictures have today announced five new advisory board members: Michelle Byrd, Laura Dierks, Roswitha Mueller-Agarwal, Alexandra Shiva, and Ridenhour Documentary Film Prize and Candescent Award-winner Dawn Porter.

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    PBS, 'Spies Of Mississippi', And The Business Of TV Programming Based On Racial Viewing Habits

    While I empathize with filmmaker Dawn Porter and frustrated viewers regarding the PBS Black History Month scheduling flap, I think some more important questions to be posed are . . .

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    On PBS Affilitate WETA's Lack Of Prime-Time Black History Month Programming - An Open Letter

    On PBS Affilitate WETA's Lack Of Prime-Time Black History Month Programming - An Open Letter

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    Review: Dawn Porter's Anti-Civil Rights Espionage Doc 'Spies Of Mississippi' (Premieres Tonight On PBS)

    Review: Dawn Porter's Anti-Civil Rights Espionage Doc 'Spies Of Mississippi' (Premieres Tonight On PBS)

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    ADIFF 2013 Review - Dawn Porter's Anti-Civil Rights Espionage Doc 'Spies Of Mississippi'

    ADIFF 2013 Review - Dawn Porter's Anti-Civil Rights Espionage Doc 'Spies Of Mississippi'

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