2017 DOC NYC in Focus: True Crime

COLD BLOODED: THE CLUTTER FAMILY MURDERS


Next up in my DOC NYC section spotlight, stories of real life and real crimes:

True Crime

COLD BLOODED: THE CLUTTER FAMILY MURDERS
Director: Joe Berlinger
SNEAK PREVIEW

Oscar®-nominated filmmaker Joe Berlinger reexamines the infamous 1959 murder of a Kansas family that Truman Capote explored in his landmark nonfiction novel In Cold Blood.

THE ICONOCLAST

THE ICONOCLAST
Director: King Adz
WORLD PREMIERE

A portrait of a Dutch art connoisseur and descendant of Rembrandt – in truth, a con man who made millions trafficking in forged and stolen art and antiquities.

A MURDER IN MANSFIELD

A MURDER IN MANSFIELD
Director: Barbara Kopple
WORLD PREMIERE

Oscar®-winning filmmaker Barbara Kopple explores the legacy of the 1989 murder of Noreen Boyle in Mansfield, Ohio and its impact on her family.

WHAT HAUNTS US

WHAT HAUNTS US
Director: Paige Goldberg Tolmach
NYC PREMIERE

An investigation into a rash of suicides among the men in the filmmaker’s high school graduating class reveals a disturbing cover-up centered around a popular coach.

WHITE BOY

WHITE BOY
Director: Shawn Rech
NYC PREMIERE

The story of “White Boy Rick,” a legend of Detroit’s drug world in the 1980s, still imprisoned for a juvenile offense for the past 30 years.

More Info:
For full descriptions, a list of expected special guests, screening details, and to purchase tickets, click on the individual titles above, and follow links for ticketing, where still available. Or consider purchasing one of DOC NYC’s several Pass options for access to a variety of programming.

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