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5 years ago

Anvil! The Story of Anvil Sweeps IDAs

This popular documentary beat some heavy hitters, including Food, Inc., and Afghan Star, to take the top prize: Anvil! The Story of Anvil claimed victory in the IDA’s Distinguished... (Read More)

5 years ago

Talkin’ Doc Feature

The thing about Michael Moore and the Academy – they have kind of been there, done that. When people say to me, “Of course it wasn’t nominated; it was... (Read More)

5 years ago

Feature Documentary shortlist announced

Breaking News Press Release: Beverly Hills, CA (November 18, 2009) ‚Äî The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences today announced that 15 films in the Documentary Feature category... (Read More)

5 years ago

Paste Magazine: Top 25 Docs of the Decade

Paste Magazine makes an interesting observation to introduce its list of the Top 25 documentary films of the decade: Living in an information-rich society, we‚Äôve all become skimmers. Reading... (Read More)

5 years ago

The Wildest Dream

This Variety story is from all the way back in early September but it says that National Geographic Entertainment picked up The Wildest Dream, a doc based on the... (Read More)

5 years ago

8 Doc Shorts Shortlisted

Three of these are HBO films. Voters from the Academy‚Äôs Documentary Branch viewed this year‚Äôs 37 eligible entries and submitted their ballots to PricewaterhouseCoopers for tabulation. The eight films... (Read More)

5 years ago

Anvil Story of Anvil First Screener Sent Out

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FF4H8lB2Y_o[/youtube] Pete Hammond has the news that an underdog, self-distributed documentary is the first screener to be sent out to the almost 6,000 member Academy, adds Hammond: Being the... (Read More)