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    Frame By Frame: Senior Programmer Shari Frilot Lists 12 Groundbreaking Projects from the Sundance Film Festival and New Frontier

    Shari Frilot, senior film programmer of the Sundance Film Festival and chief curator of the Sundance New Frontier program, curates a list of groundbreaking projects to come through the Festival, as well as projects that represent what New Frontier is about and the range of works that they show.

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    Frame By Frame: Emmy-Winning Documentary Filmmaker Laurens Grant Talks 'Jesse Owens', 'Freedom Riders,' Forging Her Own Path

    Our next conversation in the ongoing Frame By Frame series is with acclaimed filmmaker Laurens Grant, whose decades-long career includes directing the 2012 Emmy-winning documentary on Olympic gold medalist Jesse Owens, and producing the Emmy and Peabody award-winning "Freedom Riders" in 2010.

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    Watch 'The Black Press: Soldiers Without Swords' (Award-Winning Documentary on the History of Blacks in Journalism)

    Featuring interviews with members of the black press and newsreel footage, the film is narrated by actor Joe Morton.

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    The History, Significance & Changing Landscape of an African American Resort Community in Stanley Nelson's 'A Place Of Our Own'

    The filmmaker look back at the 40 years he spent summering at Oak Bluffs, a black-oriented resort community on Martha's Vineyard.

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    Interview: Stanley Nelson Talks His Latest Doc, 'Freedom Summer' Which Premieres Tonight on PBS

    Documentary filmmaker Stanley Nelson talks about his latest project 'Freedom Summer' for PBS' American Experience, and why it's so important for him to make documentaries.

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    Interview: Sergio Talks To Filmmaker Stanley Nelson About His Latest, 'Freedom Summer,' & The Passion That Drives Him

    Documentary filmmaker Stanley Nelson talks about his latest project 'Freedom Summer' for PBS' American Experience, and why it's so important for him to make documentaries.

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    Stanley Nelson’s Civil Rights Doc ‘Freedom Summer’ On PBS’ ‘American Experience’ In June

    PBS' American Experience will broadcast Stanley Nelson's latest documentary chronicling the history of the Civil Rights struggle during the 1960's

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    Watch: Pete Seeger Recalls Hearing News of the Murder of Mississippi Civil Rights Workers in a Clip From 'Freedom Summer'

    Folk legend Pete Seeger, who passed away last night at the age of 94, is one of the voices in "Freedom Summer," the new documentary from Stanley Nelson ("Jonestown: The Life and Death of Peoples Temple") that just had its world premiere at the Sundance Film Festival.

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    A Fela Kuti Doc & Stanley Nelson's Latest Are Sundance Film Fest Documentary Premieres

    A Fela Kuti Doc & Stanley Nelson's Latest Are Sundance Film Fest Documentary Premieres

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    Stanley Nelson Briefly Explores 'The Auto-Tune Effect'

    Award-winning producer/director/writer Stanley Nelson, who won 3 Emmys last year for his documentary Freedom Riders, tackles auto-tune for Focus Forward - a new series of short documentary films that "highlight noteworthy people, and world-changing ideas that ...

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