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    Karen Cantor on "The Danish Solution" (Watch It Free!)

    In her film, "The Danish Solution," co-directed with Camilla Kjaerulf, filmmaker Karen Cantor reveals how Danish citizens worked to save their Jewish neighbors during World War II. The film is available in its entirety at the bottom of this page courtesy of SnagFilms.

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    Canada in Berlin

    As we roll into Berlin where War Witch (aka Rebelle) (ISA: Films Distribution) by Kim Nguyen is in Competition. While it’s Kim’s 4th feature, this is the first of his films to have a world premiere at an international festival. This is exceptional as well because the last time the Cana...

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    The Social Issue Docs Talk About Life After Sundance

    Sundance has a reputation for showing docs that hope to change the world, but while many of this year's social issue docs were audience favorites, most of have not hammered out distribution plans. Here's the look of where the films stand post-Sundance:

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    "If a Tree Falls" Director Marshall Curry on His Second Oscar Nomination, What He Looks for in a Subject and What Keeps Hollywood Interested in Remaking Docs

    Since his debut in 2005 with "Street Fight," documentary filmmaker Marshall Curry has remained one of the most acclaimed nonfiction directors working today. That first film, about the 2002 Newark mayoral race, went on to receive many major festival awards before snagging nominations for an...

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    Go Digital Buys 'Unraveled,' a Doc on White Collar Fraudster Marc Dreier

    "Unraveled," a documentary about philanthropist and attorney Marc Dreier-- who was disgraced after orchestrating a massive fraud, only days before Bernie Madoff's Ponzi scheme was uncovered -- will be distributed by Go Digital in the US.

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    The Doc Option: Instead of "Big Miracle" See "The Whale"

    I can understand the appeal of "Big Miracle," the cheesy looking new movie about a whale trapped in Arctic ice. I was once a preteen kid obsessed with marine life and I definitely would have gone to see it. Now I'm a thirtysomething kid obsessed with documentary so I have other films to see. If you'...

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    Review: 'Splinters' Is A Compelling Surfing Doc With More On Its Mind Than Just Hanging Ten

    By focusing on cultural barriers rather than killer waves, director Adam Pesce has created a compelling surfing documentary in “Splinters.” The film explores life in the remote Papua New Guinea island of Vanimo, where surfing is considered not just the most important of sports, but the o...

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    Celebrate the Fighting Spirit This Super Bowl Weekend: Indiewire @ Hulu

    As the New York Giants face off against the New England Patriots at the Super Bowl this weekend for the NFL championship, Indiewire's curation of Hulu's Documentaries page offers a look into the dreams of victory of a number of other athletes. The fighting spirit shines through in the inspir...

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    New Trailer for Wish Me Away: Directed by Beverly Kopf & Bobbie Birleffi

    This will open in theatres in the summer but New Yorkers can catch it at the Athena Film Festival on February 11. Details here.

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    Sundance Deal: Ice-T's 'Something From Nothing' Rap & Hip-Hop Doc Goes to Indomina For Worldwide Distribution

    Indomina has acquired world rights to Ice-T's Sundance documentary "Something From Nothing: The Art of Rap," and intends to release the film in early summer.

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