Category Archives: Documentary

2020 Sundance Docs in Focus: MISS AMERICANA

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MISS AMERICANA
Lana Wilson presents a revealing look at the acclaimed pop star.

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2020 Sundance Docs in Focus: HAPPY HAPPY JOY JOY: THE REN & STIMPY STORY

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HAPPY HAPPY JOY JOY: THE REN & STIMPY STORY
Ron Cicero and Kimo Easterwood explore the groundbreaking animated series and its controversial creator.

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2020 Sundance Docs in Focus: THE GO-GO’S

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THE GO-GO’S
Alison Ellwood revisits the history of the 1980s pop phenomenon band.

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New York Jewish Film Festival 2020: Documentary Overview

FOUR WINTERS: A STORY OF JEWISH PARTISAN RESISTANCE AND BRAVERY IN WWII

Festival:
The 29th New York Jewish Film Festival

Dates:
January 15-28

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This collaboration between Film at Lincoln Center and The Jewish Museum presents 9 documentary features among its 20 new feature offerings. Continue reading

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2020 Sundance Docs in Focus: GIVING VOICE

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GIVING VOICE
James D Stern and Fernando Villena explore the impact of playwright August Wilson through an annual monologue competition for high school students.

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2020 Sundance Docs in Focus: THE DISSIDENT

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THE DISSIDENT
Bryan Fogel investigates the shocking murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.

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2020 Sundance Docs in Focus: DISCLOSURE: TRANS LIVES ON SCREEN

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DISCLOSURE: TRANS LIVES ON SCREEN
Sam Feder explores the representation of transgender lives in film and television.

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