Click to Skip Ad
Closing in...
Celebrating 17 Years of Film.Biz.Fans.

Documentary

  • Thompson on Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    6

    'How To Make Money Selling Drugs' Goes to Tribeca, Features 50 Cent, Sarandon, Eminem, Harrelson & 'The Wire''s David Simon

    Tribeca Film takes US rights to Matthew Cooke's "How to Make Money Selling Drugs." The doc looks at the both sides of the "war on drugs," and includes interviews with 50 Cent, 'The Wire' producer David Simon, Arianna Huffington, Woody Harrelson, Eminem and Susan Sarandon, plus the infamous drug king...

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    5

    TIFF Buys: HBO Docs Takes TV Rights to 'Casting By'; Trapero's 'White Elephant' Goes to Strand

    TV rights to Tom Donahue's "Casting By" have been acquired by HBO Documentary Films, following its premiere at Toronto. The film shines a light on casting directors, the "unsung heroes" of filmmaking, and offers a new perspective on Hollywood history...

    Read More »
  • Women and Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    7

    Black Power Takes Center Stage at TIFF With Angela Davis Documentary

    Sunday, a bit of history was explored here in Toronto. The festival premiered Shola Lynch's documentary Free Angela and All Political Prisoners in one of its gala slots. For a festival that premieres big Hollywood movies and epic films nightly (especially the first weekend) seeing a documentar...

    Read More »
  • Shadow and Act
    1 comment
    tweet
    6

    Trailer: NYFF '12 Screening Doc 'The Savoy King: Chick Webb & The Music That Changed America'

    A trailer has surfaced for the Swing-era feature documentary The Savoy King: Chick Webb & The Music That Changed America, which screens at the New York Film Festival starting this month.

    Read More »
  • Shadow and Act
    2 comments
    tweet
    37

    Preview 'Negrita' (Documentary on Afro Latina Identity in the U.S.)

    NEGRITA, a forthcoming documentary from director/producer Magdalena Albizu, will look deeper into the experience of Afro Latinas in the United States.

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    0 comments
    tweet
    3

    Interview: Rachel Grady & Heidi Ewing Talk Detroit And Their Film 'Detropia'

    Once a bustling city and your one-stop shop for American automobile manufacturing, Detroit is now a shadow of its former, glorious self. It's broke, the former lucrative auto industry employ very few, and the neighborhoods are generally lined with empty, abandoned houses. Lifelong inhabitants retain...

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    6
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    2

    Documentary Community Calls for Release of Syrian Filmmaker Owra Nyrabia

    A statement released by the International Documentary Association, signed by several major film organizations and filmmakers, is requesting the immediate release of Syrian filmmaker and festival director Owra Nyrabia...

    Read More »
  • Women and Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    5

    A Chat with Rachel Grady and Heidi Ewing: Directors of Detropia

    A Chat with Rachel Grady and Heidi Ewing: Directors of Detropia

    Read More »
  • Shadow and Act
    3 comments
    tweet
    28

    MacArthur Foundation Open Call for up to $200,000 in Documentary Funding (Deadline Imminent)

    The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation is currently accepting proposals for documentary film and transmedia projects. Filmmakers interested in applying have until tomorrow, September 7 to submit. So get to it!

    Read More »

Recent Posts


  • The VaporsWatch 'The Vapors' (Couple Threatened ...Shadow and Act
  • Britannia Awards Are Popular Stop on ...Thompson on Hollywood
  • D for DelousedThe 5 Best Segments Of 'The ABCs Of ...The Playlist