The pioneering documentarian was 88. Updated through 3/24.
The 11th edition of one of most important documentary festivals in the U.S. Updated through 3/29.
Laura Poitras’s documentary wins four Nonfiction Film Awards.
Food, music, culture and more. A timely Les Blank revisit.
Penny Lane, at play with primary sources and vivid soundscapes, brings Richard Nixon and staff to life.
Scorsese, Frederick Wiseman, Albert Maysles, Les Blank, Joshua Oppenheimer…
‘My films are called documentaries, but they’re maybe not the kind of journalistic work many people expect when they think about things like prostitution, big cities, manual labor.’
Will a Padilha-style beating be good for American cinema?
Another win for Jehane Noujaim’s THE SQUARE.
A “poetic ode to a bygone rural world.” Updated through 12/6.