One thing we can be thankful for, whether the general population is paying attention or not, is that we here in America have activist documentaries that not only bring awareness to complex issues...Documentary Feature
It's sort of ironic that two movies dealing with the threat of nuclear war came out this weekend: Salt and Countdown to Zero.
Salt deals with it in a comic book fashion, a great escape from...Documentary Feature
In what they are calling a rare move, the Government Accountability Project is backing and promoting Lucy Walker's upcoming doc, Countdown to Zero, says The Whistleblower:
The Government...Documentary Feature
EXCLUSIVE first look at the terrific stranglehold poster for Unauthorized: The Harvey Weinstein Project.
Barry Avrich, a Canadian filmmaker and marketing executive perhaps best known as the...Documentary Feature
All These Wonderful Things' AJ Schnack makes a pretty good case that it is very likely that the five Oscar docs are already "out there." ¬†Says Schnack:
In the past five years, only one film...Documentary Feature
With a current score of 86 on metacritic, Restrepo is right behind Toy Story 3 and Winter's Bone in the top tier of most acclaimed movies of the year. WSJ's Joe Morgenstern gives the film it's...Documentary Feature
Along with 8: The Mormon Proposition, which opened last weekend, and last year's Outrage, Stonewall Uprising is part of an important wave of gay activist documentaries seeming to crest in the...Documentary Feature
Destined to be one of the most important documentaries of the year, The Tillman Story would already be compelling enough on the merits of its own tragic subject matter. The movie expands in...Documentary Feature
Sasha gave us a preview of GasLand a few weeks ago, featuring excerpts from an NPR interview with the film's director, Josh Fox. The provocative documentary airs tonight on HBO at 9 p.m. on...Documentary Feature
One of the most lauded docs at Sundance was Gasland, director Josh Fox's look at how natural gas companies are using a really dangerous method of extracting natural gas called "fracking," short...Documentary Feature
There has been much buzz for the Joan Rivers doc - and almost everyone who praises it, does so almost begrudgingly, like they couldn't believe they would actually like a documentary revealing...Documentary Feature
This weekend the San Francisco Chronicle caught up with a documentary Sasha first wrote about from Cannes.
"Inside Job" couldn't be more prescient. Started just 19 months ago, the film is a...Documentary Feature
Valerie Plame and Jordan's Queen Noor are on hand in Cannes helping promote Countdown to Zero. Hoping to spearhead a movement to reduce nuclear weapons to absolute zero, the producers of An...Documentary Feature
Charles Ferguson is one of the self-appointed truth-tellers - someone whose mission it is in life to bring information to the general public. And what information it is this time around with...Documentary Feature
For a nation that proudly declared it would leave no child behind, America continues to do so at alarming rates. Despite increased spending and politicians‚Äô promises, our buckling...Documentary Feature
A new doc will tell the story of the famed whistleblower, Harry Markopolos who recognized criminal activity a decade before Bernie Madoff's cover was blown. The film is based on the New York...Documentary Feature