Corporations and the Billionaire Elite Get Desperate, Decide to Show Trash Fakumentary by D’Souza
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Corporations and the Billionaire Elite Get Desperate, Decide to Show Trash Fakumentary by D’Souza

What is that sound? Oh, that’s the sound of panic. ┬áThe Supreme Court’s Citizens United…

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International Documentary Association Announces Nominees
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International Documentary Association Announces Nominees

The IDA Awards will take place December 7, 2012 with Penn Jillette hosting. Feature nominees:…

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Ken Burns & Sarah Burns’ The Central Park Five, trailer
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Detropia: Magnificent American Ruins, Struggling to Survive
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Detropia: Magnificent American Ruins, Struggling to Survive

From the Academy Award-nominated directors of Jesus Camp, Heidi Ewing & Rachel Grady, Detropia premiered…

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La Femme Telluride
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La Femme Telluride

William Blake once wrote that exuberance is beauty. Despite the success of Ben Affleck’s Argo…

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Telluride 2012 trailer: The Act of Killing
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Telluride 2012 trailer: The Act of Killing

Some trailers don’t need accompanying synopsis or explanation. This isn’t one of those. Joshua Oppenheimer’s…

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The Truth Behind the Academy’s Reworking of the Doc Rules
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The Truth Behind the Academy’s Reworking of the Doc Rules

A few facts about today’s news item worth paying attention to — as told to…

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15 Documentaries on the Short List!
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15 Documentaries on the Short List!

“Battle for Brooklyn” (RUMER Inc.) “Bill Cunningham New York” (First Thought Films) “Buck” (Cedar Creek…

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Werner Herzog's Into the Abyss, trailer & poster
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Werner Herzog's Into the Abyss, trailer & poster

The cumulative effect suggests a world in which murder, desperation and operatic levels of tragedy…

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Cinema Eye Non Fiction Film Nominations
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Cinema Eye Non Fiction Film Nominations

The Cinema Eye nominations have been announced! Please note short film nomination for Tim Hetherington,…

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