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Terming art and culture as the best possible bridge between India and Pakistan, award-winning Pakistani documentary filmmaker Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy has ...
"Receiving this recognition from these two powerful organizations in the documentary film world is such an honor," Nix said.
Weight Watchers (WW) hired a BAFTA-nominated filmmaker to do a short documentary on weight loss success to try and turn dieting advertising on its head.
When he went public with doping allegations last May, Russian whistle-blower Grigory Rodchenkov told a remarkable story. A long-serving chief of the country's ...
The song kicks off the documentary Rumble: The Indians Who Rocked The World, from Montreal-based filmmakers Catherine Bainbridge and Alfonso Maiorana, which has its world premiere Sunday in competition at the Sundance Film Festival and will air on ...
Dundas filmmaker Morgan Elliott has been nominated for a Canadian Screen Award for "Reunion of Giants," her documentary on the 2014 flight of the Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum's Avro Lancaster to England to meet the only other surviving Lancaster ...
A Calgary filmmaker believes if her new documentary can help just one smoker 'butt out' the film will have done its job.
Black filmmakers Take on Sundance Film Festival. by Julie Walker ... From a Jay Z produced documentary, to films starring Mary J. Blige, Nia Long, Lakeith Stanfield and Mahershala Ali.
"It made sense when I suddenly had the drive, because Simon was a filmmaker, and no filmmaker can resist pulling out a phone or camera at all times.
... the filmmaker's 2011 documentary, Absent, which zeroed in on absent, disengaged fathers who raise kids to feel like "Nothing Else Matters", inevitably creating a "father wound" on society.
All par for the course for the celebrated filmmaker, whose resume of dramas and documentaries largely take place in and around his Northern home and offer a rare glimpse into the history of this remote region.
As a new feature of Amazon Video Direct, the video distribution service launched last May, Amazon is offering all official Sundance selections a one-time cash bonus and increased Royalty rates for filmmakers who hand over worldwide streaming VOD rights ...
A child sex-trafficking victim who was forced into prostitution by her mother and later identified by a Denver police officer in a documentary about the sex trade is suing the filmmaker and Netflix for distributing it, according to a federal lawsuit ...
DENVER (CBS4) - A Denver woman, mentioned in a 2013 documentary about sex trafficking, filed a complaint initially suing both the filmmaker and Netflix. The documentary named "Tricked" is a gritty, revealing film about the world of sex trafficking. It ...
A Sunnyside filmmaker's documentary on Jamaica Bay will air on television next month, provided he can raise enough money to cover the fees involved.
Starting in May, festivals like Cannes and Toronto will offer a smattering of new work from our most beloved and established American auteurs, the filmmakers who have enough established cred to make personal films at big budgets. ..... What It's About ...
Yet when long-form filmmaker Ken Burns ("The civil war," "baseball") and his co-director, Lynn Novick, approached Reznor's manager more than three years ago about an even more ambitious project - scoring his 10-part, 18-hour documentary about the ...
Freelance American social entrepreneur and documentary film maker Cynthia Ritchie says she wants to open her own Chai shop in Pakistan.
One week from now, business magnate and television personality Donald Trump will be sworn into office as the 45th president of the United States.
PORTSMOUTH (AP) - A New Hampshire filmmaker has nearly completed a documentary chronicling life and death stories about the opioid crisis.
But nobody had ever created a formal documentary about this, and I thought, how ironic to see it performed by members of the U.S.
Featured filmmakers - Glassbreaker films is bringing together five accomplished filmmakers to produce a documentary series about women taking control, taking power and taking chances. ... "Glassbreaker Films will bridge the gap between rigorous ...
Big Sky Documentary Film Festival, documentaries ... The festival will screen over 200 films from 50 nations as well as retrospectives of Academy Award-winning filmmaker Daniel Junge and Montreal-based film collective EyeSteelFilm. ... In partnership ...
She has obviously spent a lot of time behind a camera to make as many as a hundred documentaries. Among the titles on Ms. Scully's resume are the Oscar-nominated "The Invisible war" (about rape in the military), "Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise ...
Japanese filmmaker and educator Miho Aida will present her award-winning documentary film, "The Sacred Place Where Life Begins: Gwich'in women Speak," at 5:30 p.m.
Los Angeles (AP) - A New York real estate heir charged with murder in Los Angeles told a prosecutor he cooperated with filmmakers in a documentary about his life because he wanted them to see him as "an acceptable human being," according to court ...
"Filmakers are telling other filmmakers about the festival," Tucker said. "They love Beaufort." Charleston filmmaker Brad Jayne will be presented with the Behind the Scenes Award work during the past 15 years, which includes work with the South ...
The film, currently available on Netflix, was directed by Orlando von Einsiedel and produced by Joanna Natasegara, who both were Oscar-nominated for their 2015 documentary feature Virunga. They originally expected their new film would also be a ...
After President-elect Donald Trump's victory, and a spike in hate crimes against Muslims, one Jewish filmmaker is pushing back.
... Documentary Film Festival will be held on Sunday, January 22, 2017 in Carswell Auditorium. The festival offers an opportunity for the Meredith community and beyond to experience inspiring documentaries and hear from the filmmakers who created them.
A LOVABLE black Labrador was the inspiration behind an innovative new documentary series. BAFTA Award-winning television producer and writer Martha Holmes, who has worked on David Attenborough's landmark series Life and The Blue Planet, never ...
His production company focuses on narrative films, documentaries and reality programming, and Warren worked as an executive producer on shows like Extreme Makeover: Home Edition and Bar Rescue for more than two years.
He's been shot at by the Taliban, interviewed convicted terrorists in prison and investigated the men who star in online sex shows.
More than 150 documentary filmmakers and photojournalists have a message for the world's major camera companies: Build encryption features into your still and video cameras.
This led to a search for others involved with the drug around the area and Abood found once he started looking, everyone seemed to know someone.
The two-part documentary, which ended on Tuesday night (December 13), put ten British Muslims with contrasting world views in a house in York and filmed their debates and disagreements.
9, Villanova University student filmmakers premiered a new documentary titled "Gold Mettle," that shows the joys and struggles faced by Special Olympics Athletes and their families, on and off the playing field.
Since election Day, many in the documentary community have been asking the question, "What do we do now?" The most common response is, "We need to make great politically-engaged films.
In just four years, Netflix has become by far the most watched destination for documentaries, beaming titles to 190 countries and an astounding 83 million global subscribes.
The filmmaker was thrilled, but also was looking for a bigger commitment. "We're seeking ... Some of the hardest-hitting documentaries in recent years have been forced to delay release or cough up hefty fees for attorneys, among them Bananas!, a 2009 ...
An award-winning Black filmmaker is creating a new documentary to share the impact historically Black colleges and universities had on American culture.
Courtesy of Marshall University Dr. Peggy Proudfoot Harman and husband/documentarian Jason Harman pose for a photo after taking home the first-place prize in the Best West Virginia Short Documentary category for their documentary, "George Rashid: ...
Ife was a Diverse Voices in Documentary fellow with Kartemquin in 2014. During that time, she ... It is still a challenge to create documentaries, but I have grown in my production experience by continuing to work with filmmakers I have meet in DVID. 2 ...
ESPN though was looking for Edelman to make the company's first entry into documentary long form and Schell's instinct was that Edelman, whose previous films focused on the intersection of race and sports, was the right filmmaker to put the Simpson ...
Bowie native and filmmaker Jeff Krulik answers questions from the audience in between screenings of a rough cut on the documentary he's working on about the early days of Levitt-built Bowie. The two screenings of "Tales from Belair and Bowie" drew ...
EXCLUSIVE: Newtown filmmakers Kim Snyder and Maria Cuomo Cole, whose documentary chronicles the pain and suffering of the parents of murdered children Daniel Barden, Benjamin Wheeler and Dylan Hockley in the aftermath of the Sandy Hook ...
Firebrand filmmaker Michael Moore is delighted that Donald Trump, Jr. has endorsed his new anti-Trump documentary Michael Moore in TrumpLand.
Two new works by Georgian directors will be shown at the largest festival of creative documentary films in Central and Eastern Europe that launched in a picturesque city in Czech Republic on Tuesday.


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