PBS Alert: Waste Land and Stonewall Uprising
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PBS Alert: Waste Land and Stonewall Uprising

Oscar-nominated documentary Waste Land aired on PBS Independent Lens last Tuesday, but I didn’t notice…

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Females Rule the Jungle in Disneynature's Powerful doc, African Cats
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Females Rule the Jungle in Disneynature's Powerful doc, African Cats

To watch DisneyNature’s African Cats is to celebrate the roar of the female cat who…

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The Greatest Movie Ever Sold Trailer
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Down the Rabbit Hole with Banksy and Mr. Brainwash
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Down the Rabbit Hole with Banksy and Mr. Brainwash

[notice]Banksy’s Livin’ the Dream[/notice] When the dust settles of Oscars 2010, which is mercifully in…

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FYC for Exit Through the Gift Shop
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FYC for Exit Through the Gift Shop

AJ Schnack over at All These Wonderful Things makes a pretty good case urging the…

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Oil and Gas Industry Tries to Block Gasland from Oscar
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Oil and Gas Industry Tries to Block Gasland from Oscar

The New York Times is reporting that the big and powerful oil and gas companies…

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Trailer for Steven Soderbergh’s Spalding Gray Doc
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Trailer for Steven Soderbergh’s Spalding Gray Doc

Spalding Gray, performance artist, satirist, writer killed himself. Steven Soderbergh has made a doc about…

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2010 IDA Documentary Awards Winners
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2010 IDA Documentary Awards Winners

Not among yesterday’s documentary nominees from the PGA, Waster Land is nevertheless on the Oscar…

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Oscar Doc Short List
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Oscar Doc Short List

Another Deadline exclusive ahead of the Academy announcement - correction! This was not an exclusive…

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The Lottery – Another Great Education Documentary
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The Lottery – Another Great Education Documentary

While Waiting for Superman is enjoying a lot of publicity, there is another documentary making…

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Exit does Well with Cinema Eye Nods
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Exit does Well with Cinema Eye Nods

Cinema Eye has just announced its doc nominees for the 2010 season. The audience choices…

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Inside Job Gets Forbes’ Oscar Vote
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Inside Job Gets Forbes’ Oscar Vote

Indiewire is reporting that Inside Job, Charles Ferguson’s Wall Street expose, and one of the…

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Banksy Takes Over The Simpsons
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Banksy Takes Over The Simpsons

First saw this via Craig Kennedy of Living In Cinema – but it’s everywhere now:…

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NYFF: Inside Job, a look at documentaries
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NYFF: Inside Job, a look at documentaries

New York Film Festival impressions by Brian Whisenant I used to play a game with…

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Pat Tillman’s Brother Richard Appears on Bill Maher
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Pat Tillman’s Brother Richard Appears on Bill Maher

It’s certainly not easy to promote a film about this subject as it’s not an…

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Waiting for Superman – A Call to Arms
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Waiting for Superman – A Call to Arms

While the documentary Catfish might be getting the most attention right now, the documentary Waiting…

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Inside Job, poster
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Springsteen to Re-Release Darkness in Time for Documentary
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Springsteen to Re-Release Darkness in Time for Documentary

Bruce Springsteen – “The Promise: The Making of ‘Darkness on the Edge of Town'” Sneak…

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Inside Job, trailer
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Inside Job, trailer

Freakonomics Trailer is Here
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Freakonomics Trailer is Here