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DOC NYC 2017

Founded in 2010, DOC NYC – an annual festival devoted to documentary cinema – celebrates its 8th anniversary this year, running from November 9-16, with today its final day. Located in the heart of Manhattan, across three movie theaters – two … Continue reading

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Middleburg Film Festival 2017

Founded in 2013, the Middleburg Film Festival just celebrated its fifth anniversary, running from October 19-22. Located approximately an hour from Washington, DC, in Middleburg, Virginia, the festival screens films in such a beautiful part of the state that it … Continue reading

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Agnieszka Holland and Barry Levinson Help the Washington Jewish Film Festival Celebrate 27 Years

Founded in 1990, the Washington Jewish Film Festival prepares to run its 27th iteration this year, beginning on May 17 and running through May 28. A project of the Edlavitch DCJCC, the festival brings a variety of different kinds of … Continue reading

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Served at SIFF: Asian Fusion

This year’s Seattle International Film Festival served some tasty Asian treats. Here’s the movie wrap-up including their degrees of spiciness–from one star to four.

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New York: NY Asian Film Festival 2010

http://www.subwaycinema.com/  When I first covered the festival numerous years ago at the downtown Anthology Film Archives, I was struck by several features not encountered in any of the other established festivals. The organizers of the festival performed antics on the … Continue reading

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New York: Human Rights Watch Film Festival 2010

In its 21st edition the festival organized by  Human Rights Watch and the Film Society of Lincoln Center presented  from June 10-24  thirty films from 25 countries  with 28 New York Premieres. The Human Rights Watch organization is an international … Continue reading

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VISIONFEST 10 wraps with standing room only

VISIONFEST 10: THE OTHER FESTIVAL    Promoting Domestic Filmmaking Standing room only at Tribeca Cinemas as VISIONFEST 10 unveiled its 5×5 NY State of Mind Digital Project and Ron Farrar Brown’s CONSENT led award winners’ pack with 3 statuettes at VISIONFEST 10 Awards … Continue reading

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AFI-Discovery Channel Silverdocs Documentary Festival Announces Award Winners 2010

WO AI NI MOMMY (I LOVE YOU, MOMMY) Wins Sterling US Feature Award Special Jury Mentions went to THE KIDS GROW UP and MY PERESTROIKA THE WOMAN WITH THE 5 ELEPHANTS Wins Sterling World Feature Award Special Jury Mention went … Continue reading

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New York Documentary Film Festival

The Italian Festival dei Popoli arranged at the Anthology Film Archives in New York from May 26 -30 a documentary film festival and presented a selection of Italian productions. Guided by ‘The Feeling of Being There’ theme the program included … Continue reading

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Silverdocs Film In Focus: WAITING FOR SUPERMAN

After you have produced one of the influential documentaries of your generation (and also won an Oscar for it), what do you do for an encore? Well, for Davis Guggenheim, the director of AN INCONVENIENT TRUTH, the rousing documentary that focused on the debate … Continue reading

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