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    D.A. Pennebaker and Chris Hegedus Turn to Kickstarter for 'Unlocking the Cage' Documentary About Animal Rights

    With their latest project, "Unlocking the Cage" about animal rights, Academy Award nominated documentary directors D.A. Pennebaker and Chris Hegedus are turning to Kickstarter for funding.

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    WATCH: Striking Trailer for Petra Costa's Doc 'Elena,' on the Haunting Disappearance of Her Sister

    An arresting trailer has arrived for Petra Costa's stunning-looking personal documentary "Elena." The film touches on a very painful subject for Costa, who investigates the disappearance of her older sister, who made the big move to New York when the director was only seven years old, only then to d...

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    Brooklyn Film Festival Announces Feature Film Line-Up

    Now celebrating its 17th year, the Brooklyn Film Festival, which will run from May 30 through June 8 at indieScreen and Windmill Studios NYC in Williamsburg, now announces its narrative and documentary feature film line-up.

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    EXCLUSIVE: Watch a Clip from Producer Katie Couric's Obesity Doc 'Fed Up'

    TOH! has an exclusive new clip from Stephanie Soechtig's potently disturbing documentary "Fed Up," nominated for the 2014 Sundance Grand Jury Prize, which sets out to dispel myths and shatter illusions surrounding the American food machine. It's produced by Katie Couric and Laurie David ("An Inconve...

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    Reality Checks: When Will Cannes Embrace Docs Like the World's Other Major Film Festivals?

    If the French event represents the most distinguished showcase on the planet for the most cutting-edge talents in international cinema, shouldn't it be more receptive to the rising tide of documentary and hybrid nonfiction forms?

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    The 21st Annual Sheffield Documentary Festival Will Showcase a New Scorsese Film, Industry Sessions and More

    Earlier today, the Sheffield International Documentary Festival, which will take place from June 7-12, unveiled a ton of information about its lineup, informative sessions and marketing opportunities.

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    Gibney's 'Finding Fela' Nabbed by Kino Lorber; Dino Doc 'Dinosaur 13' Gets Summer Release Date

    News today for two hot docs out of this past Sundance: Alex Gibney's "Finding Fela," on the revolutionary creator of Afrobeat music, now has North American distribution from Kino Lorber, while Todd Miller's "Dinosaur 13," scooped up in Park City by CNN Films, has a theatrical day-and-date set from L...

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    Dir. Michael Jorgensen on Finding the Identity of an 'Unclaimed' Vietnam Veteran

    Director Michael Jorgensen talks about the human core of his film "Unclaimed", the difficulties of working with a deceiving government, and the importance of bringing awareness to cases like this and how they reflect in today's treatment of veterans.

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    SFIFF Review: Jesse Moss' Effective Oil Boom Doc ‘The Overnighters’

    The small town of Williston, North Dakota has had an oil boom and people desperate for work from around the country are making the trip out in search of high paying jobs. They’ve heard stories on the news and from a friend of a friend that describe Williston as the unique remaining land of opportuni...

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    WATCH: Trailer for Documentary 'Gore Vidal: The United States of Amnesia' Gets the Last Word

    A first official trailer has arrived for the doc "Gore Vidal: The United States of Amnesia," which premiered at last year's Tribeca Film Festival, and now has a limited stateside release set for May 23. Directed by Nicholas Wrathall, the film features candid interviews with the iconic American write...

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