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Watch: The Short About a Changing Williamsburg That Was Inspired by the Once-Lost 'Los Sures'

Watch: The Short About a Changing Williamsburg That Was Inspired by the Once-Lost 'Los Sures'

After discovering "Los Sures," UnionDocs explored the southside of…

The Critical Role Non-Profits Played in Getting This Year's Tribeca Film Festival Docs Made

The Critical Role Non-Profits Played in Getting This Year's Tribeca Film Festival Docs Made

Nonfiction filmmakers open the books on their non-profit support.

Why Documentary Filmmakers Must Take Care of Legal Business Early and Often

Why Documentary Filmmakers Must Take Care of Legal Business Early and Often

In documentary film, the failure to address legal issues early on is an…

True/False Film Festival: Why It Makes Sense To Have a Secret Screening Before Your World Premiere

True/False Film Festival: Why It Makes Sense To Have a Secret Screening Before Your World Premiere

Documentary filmmakers are finding benefits to screening their films before…

How the Footage of Bernie Sanders Being Arrested in 1963 Was Discovered By Kartemquin Films

How the Footage of Bernie Sanders Being Arrested in 1963 Was Discovered By Kartemquin Films

The venerable Chicago filmmakers' new doc about the public school boycott…

Why Adi Rukun Risked His Life To Make 'The Look of Silence'

Why Adi Rukun Risked His Life To Make 'The Look of Silence'

"I took these risks not because I am brave, but because I have been living…

How to Capture History, As Told By the Director of the Oscar-Nominated Documentary 'Winter on Fire'

How to Capture History, As Told By the Director of the Oscar-Nominated Documentary 'Winter on Fire'

"When I started filming the demonstrations, I could not foresee that this…

Sundance Documentaries Climb The Mountain (Sometimes Literally)

Sundance Documentaries Climb The Mountain (Sometimes Literally)

How Sundance nonfiction filmmakers met their biggest challenges head-on.

How I Shot That: DP Tom Hurwitz on Making 'Nothing Left Unsaid: Gloria Vanderbilt and Anderson Cooper' Look Appropriately Lush

How I Shot That: DP Tom Hurwitz on Making 'Nothing Left Unsaid: Gloria Vanderbilt and Anderson Cooper' Look Appropriately Lush

The Sundance documentary needed to reflect the richness of the world it…

How Lena Dunham and Jenni Konner Helped Their 'Girls' Boom Op Make His Sundance Doc

How Lena Dunham and Jenni Konner Helped Their 'Girls' Boom Op Make His Sundance Doc

Jason Benjamin's "Suited" profiles two Brooklyn tailors pushing gender…

Sundance: James Redford on How We Should Measure 'Impact' in Documentaries

Sundance: James Redford on How We Should Measure 'Impact' in Documentaries

Robert Redford's son and the director of "Resilience" talks about the…

Behind the Scenes of Cinema Eye's Secret Field Trip for Nominees

Behind the Scenes of Cinema Eye's Secret Field Trip for Nominees

Doc filmmakers hit New York City for a night of "Sleep No More," karaoke and…

Why Sundance's Tabitha Jackson Wants Audiences to Look at Documentary Films in a Very New Way

Why Sundance's Tabitha Jackson Wants Audiences to Look at Documentary Films in a Very New Way

“I’d just like the conversation around nonfiction film to be as exciting as…

Sundance Launches New Initiative to Spur Inventive Artistic Practices in Nonfiction Film

Sundance Launches New Initiative to Spur Inventive Artistic Practices in Nonfiction Film

Margaret Brown, Robert Greene and the "These Birds Walk" team are named the…

What Happened When the Prosecution Turned Their Attention on the Filmmakers Behind 'Making a Murderer'

What Happened When the Prosecution Turned Their Attention on the Filmmakers Behind 'Making a Murderer'

Before Netflix got involved, two scrappy filmmakers had to fight to save…

Michael Moore Throws a House Party For 'Where to Invade Next' and (Surprise!) Gets Political

Michael Moore Throws a House Party For 'Where to Invade Next' and (Surprise!) Gets Political

The documentarian hosted a classy soiree populated by Oscar voters as his…

Reality Checks: Oscar Doc Campaigns Have Become Fast, Costly and Out of Control

Reality Checks: Oscar Doc Campaigns Have Become Fast, Costly and Out of Control

While newcomers like Netflix and A24 pick up momentum, a network of…

'Ingrid Bergman: In Her Own Words' Director on What Surprised Him Most About the Oscar-Winning Actress

'Ingrid Bergman: In Her Own Words' Director on What Surprised Him Most About the Oscar-Winning Actress

"I think she was a woman very much ahead of her time, the way that she…

This British Documentary Filmmaker is Having a Moment

This British Documentary Filmmaker is Having a Moment

Kim Longinotto has been making observational films for 30 years, now she's…

'Blackfish' Director Doesn't Trust SeaWorld to End Controversial Orca Show

'Blackfish' Director Doesn't Trust SeaWorld to End Controversial Orca Show

SeaWorld said it would change the live orca show at its San Diego park, but…



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