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

Documentary Film

  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Director Alex Gibney's IDA Speech on The Folly of Objectivity and Why He's Drawn to Abuses of Power

    At their annual awards ceremony last Sunday, The International Documentary Association (IDA) presented Academy Award and Emmy Award winning director Alex Gibney with the 2013 Career Achievement Award.

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    5 comments
    tweet
    0

    Are Graphics and Animation Revolutionizing Documentaries?

    Documentary filmmakers are experimenting with animation and graphics and using them not only to fill in gaps in the story and convey information, but also as an aesthetic choice.

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    10 Filmmaker Tips From DOC NYC: From Pitching your Project to Working with a Cinematographer

    Here's the best advice for documentary filmmakers from this week's DOC NYC.

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    'A World Not Ours' and 'The Pleasures of Being Out of Step' Take Home Grand Jury Prizes at DOC NYC

    DOC NYC has awarded the grand jury prize in the festival’s Viewfinders Competition to director Mahdi Fleifel’s for “A World Not Ours” and to David L. Lewis’ “The Pleasures of Being Out of Step” in the Metropolis Competition.

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    3 comments
    tweet
    0

    Attention, Documentary Filmmakers: Here Are 9 Tips for Finding and Securing the Archival Material You Need

    Finding the right archival material for your documentary can be an enormous undertaking -- one that may not pay off if you don't go about it the right way. Panelists on the "Dig Into Archives" panel at today's DOC NYC highlighted the most important things to keep in mind when researching and trying ...

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Indiewire Picks 10 Films to Watch at DOC NYC

    Indiewire picks 10 films to watch at DOC NYC, New York's documentary film festival, which is being held from November 14-21, 2013.

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    R.I.P. Ed Pincus, Vermont Filmmaker Who Helped to Define Personal Documentaries

    Documentary filmmaker Ed Pincus, who helped define the notion and possibilities of the personal documentary, died yesterday in Vermont, according to a Facebook post by Vermont Public Television.

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    2 comments
    tweet
    0

    Exclusive: Cinema Eye Names the Most Notable and Significant Documentary Subjects of the Year

    Film is so often categorized as a collaborative medium. Beyond the cohesion of the crew, the creative energy and understanding between a director and his or her performers can elevate the blueprint material to new heights. That's all well and acknowledged in the world of narrative filmmaking, but wh...

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    1 comment
    tweet
    0

    Check Out 'The Empire Project:' An Interactive Documentary Making Its World Premiere at the NYFF Convergence

    "Empire," the new project from the transatlantic filmmaking team of Eline Jongsma and Kel O'Neill, is a perfect example of true interactivity and transmedia storytelling.

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Pat Robertson Defends Himself against 'Mission Congo' Doc, Says He Wasn't Very Good at Diamond Mining Anyway

    It looks like the kerfuffle around David Turner and Lara Zizic's TIFF documentary "Mission Congo" may not be dying down just yet. He's the latest update...

    Read More »

Recent Posts


  • Movie Reviews for Sale — Cheap!Criticwire
  • Captain America: The First Avenger, Peggy CarterHayley Atwell Returns For 'Avengers: ...The Playlist
  • Chicken and Egg Launches New Fund for ...Women and Hollywood