The 5th annual Art of the Real
April 26-May 6
Twenty new features are included in the Film Society of Lincoln Center’s annual showcase of innovative documentary and hybrid storytelling. Continue reading
SXSW 2016 (earlier version titled THE SEER)
Sundance, Nantucket, Hot Docs, Montclair, Berlin, Nashville, RiverRun
A profile of the outspoken author and environmentalist through his immediate surroundings.
I profiled the doc before Sundance here.
The 17th Tribeca Film Festival
The popular NYC event includes just over 50 new nonfiction features and series, nearly half of the lineup, including its bookends: Lisa D’Apolito’s intimate biography of Gilda Radner, LOVE, GILDA, opens the festival; while Liz Garbus’ docuseries, THE FOURTH ESTATE, an inside look at The New York Times‘ coverage of the Trump administration, is the fest’s closing night screening. I’ll be serving on the jury for the 2018 Albert Maysles Award (Best New Documentary Director Award), and am looking forward to watching all the films in my category over the next week. Continue reading