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    The Square - Oscar-nominated Documentary on Egyptian Uprising

    I met recently with Jehane Noujaim, Director / Cinematographer (also Director of Control Room, Startup.com, Rafea:Solar Mama) and Karim Amer, Producer / Sound Recordist.

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    5 Daily Tech Stories That Filmmakers (and Film Fans) Must Read: 'The Square' to Stream for Free in Egypt via YouTube, Stream Oscar Winners and More

    "The Square" is released for free in Egypt via YouTube, Disney movies get their own app and more tech news for filmmakers and film fans.

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    2014 Directors Guild Awards: Alfonso Cuarón Takes The Top Prize For 'Gravity'

    The Directors Guild Of America (DGA) announced its 2014 award winners last night and, perhaps to no one’s surprise, Mexican filmmaker Alfonso Cuarón won the top directing prize for “Gravity.” A spectacular visual achievement that took four years to make, Cuarón was arguably the frontrunner for some ...

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    Why '20 Feet from Stardom' Leads the Oscar Doc Pack (UPDATED)

    Now that the Oscar nominations have landed, where is the doc race? Under new rules as of last year, the doc contenders must grab the spotlight to win--as DVD screeners are now sent to every Academy voter. Many wonder if they will watch all five. Which gives the advantage to the ones they have alread...

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    Stream Them Now: Watch the Oscar Nominated Best Documentary Features Online

    The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences announced the Academy Award nominations, including Best Documentary Feature, this morning. Here's where you can stream all of the films nominated for Best Documentary Features online now.

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    Netflix Partners with Weinsteins on New Original Series, Heads for Sundance with Docs in Mind (TRAILERS)

    Netflix not only partnered with the Weinstein Co. for their Golden Globe after party but on several new TV series as well. Ted Sarandos has always been close to the indie film community. In fact, he picked up Oscar doc contender "The Square" and plans to make it available for streaming on January 17...

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    The Directors Guild of America Documentary Five Have Landed

    The Directors Guild of America nominees for Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Documentary for 2013 have landed. All of these films have been lauded on the festival and awards circuit.

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    Sarah Polley, Jehane Nouhaim and Lucy Walker Lead Female Majority Nominees For DGA's Doc Awards

    The Directors Guild of America has announced the five nominees for the DGA Award for Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Documentaries for 2013.

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    Cinema Eye and the Changing Oscar Doc Race

    The voting is on for the seventh annual Cinema Eye Honors, which will be announced on Jan. 8, at which time the best in the year’s nonfiction will (presumably) be honored by a group that’s already passed one critical test. It’s resisted the full-court press being waged by certain parties in the doc ...

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    'The Square' Leads IDA Award Winners

    Jehane Noujaim’s Egyptian Revolution doc “The Square” led the winners of the International Documentary Association's annual awards.

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