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

Documentary

  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    A Niche Destination Fest in the Making: Reykjavik Shorts&Docs Festival

    The eleventh edition of the Reykjavik Shorts&Docs Festival came to an end last night after eight days spent presenting nearly 90 films in Iceland's capital.

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    1 comment
    tweet
    0

    Independent Filmmaker Project Selects Ten Documentaries for 2013 Filmmaker Labs

    The Independent Filmmaker Project has announced the ten documentaries for its 2013 Independent Filmmaker Labs, IFP's annual year-long fellowship for first-time feature directors. The selected teams will participate in three week-long sessions over the course of 2013, with the first taking place May ...

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    IFP Sets 10 Docs For Its Indie Filmmaker Labs

    The Independent Filmmaker Project (IFP) has set the ten documentaries selected for the 2013 Independent Filmmaker Labs, IFP’s annual year-long fellowship for first-time feature directors. The key creative teams of the selected films, chosen from a national pool of 200 submissions, will participate ...

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Arthouse Audit: 'Stories We Tell' Shows Initial Strength, Sole Successful Opening

    So far the 2013 indie box office is running far behind last year--nothing comes close to 2012's booming "Best Exotic Marigold" or "Bernie," which were both standout performers far above this weekend's group of small-grossing releases, typical for this time of year. Few recent releases -- even those ...

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    1 comment
    tweet
    0

    Director Bouzereau Unveils Mogul Zanuck in 'Don't Say No Until I Finish Talking' (Interview)

    "Don't Say No Until I Finish Talking," a portrait of the life and career of studio chief and producer Richard D. Zanuck, scion of Fox's Darryl F. Zanuck, will premiere on May 8 on Turner Classic Movies. Produced by TCM and Amblin Television, the 90-minute film features interviews with many of the fi...

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    'The Act of Killing,' HBO's 'Pussy Riot: A Punk Prayer' Among Selections of New York's Human Rights Watch Film Festival's 2013 Program

    The 24th edition of The Human Rights Watch Film Festival will return to New York this summer from June 13-23 with a program of 20 films from across the globe calling for social change and fighting against injustice.

    Read More »
  • Women and Hollywood
    5 comments
    tweet
    0

    Interview with Judy Chaikin - Director of The Girls in the Band

    The Girls in the Band opens for a one-week run in NYC on May 10. Tickets here.

    Read More »
  • Leonard Maltin
    3 comments
    tweet
    0

    Stories We Tell

    I have a soft spot for Sarah Polley, as I’ve watched her grow up onscreen; my daughter and I used to watch her on TV as "Ramona" when she was 9 years old.

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    2 comments
    tweet
    0

    Review: 'Venus And Serena' Offers an Intimate, Inspiring Look At The Williams Sisters

    Though it focuses primarily on the Willams’ career and personal lives in 2011, the documentary “Venus and Serena” covers their entire lives, beginning even before the elder Venus was born. Their father Richard Williams wrote an extensive plan for his daughters' success in tennis before Venus entered...

    Read More »
  • Women and Hollywood
    3 comments
    tweet
    0

    Guest Post: Invisible Women Who Rock

    We are both filmmakers launching documentaries featuring different generations of women pursuing their artistic vision in the predominantly male bastion of rock and roll. And of course, the challenges of telling these invisible stories in the predominantly male bastion of film are much the same -- w...

    Read More »

Recent Posts


  • Watch: Why the Colors of 'The Unbreakable ...Press Play
  • Julia Louis-Dreyfus Circling 'Force ...Thompson on Hollywood
  • Immersed in Movies: Tim Johnson Talks ...Animation Scoop