The Peabody Awards Board of Jurors announced the 60 nominees that represent the most compelling and empowering stories released in broadcasting and digital media during 2018.
The Lavender Scare, the award-winning documentary film tells the story of the vicious witch hunt where tens of thousands of gay men and lesbians were fired from their jobs in a decades-long effort by the U.S. government to rid the federal workforce of homosexuals.
17 BLOCKS, Documentary on Twenty Years in the Life of a DC Family, to World Premiere at Tribeca Film Festival
The documentary 17 Blocks, an intimate chronicle of a DC-based family’s struggles with addiction and gun violence, directed by Davy Rothbart will premiere at the 2019 Tribeca Film Festival.
The feature drama-documentary Under the Wire, based on the book of the same name by Paul Conroy, Under The Wire tells the incredible story of his and Marie Colvin’s fateful mission – and Conroy’s epic battle to escape the Syrian city.
Red, White & Wasted is a new documentary from directors Andrei Bowden-Schwartz and Sam B. Jones that follows a family of mudding enthusiasts as the last mudhole in Orlando, Florida, that will World Premiere at the 2019 Tribeca Film Festival.
Netflix Releases Trailer for HOMECOMING: A FILM BY BEYONCÉ, Beyonce’s Historic 2018 Coachella Performance Documentary
Netflix today released the official trailer for Homecoming: A Film by Beyonce, a documentary film described as “an intimate look at Beyoncé’s historic 2018 Coachella performance that paid homage to America’s historically black colleges and universities.”
ST. LOUIS SUPERMAN, Documentary on Bruce Franks Jr. Ferguson Activist-Turned-Politician, to Premiere at Tribeca Film Festival
St. Louis Superman is a new documentary short chronicling Bruce Franks Jr., a Ferguson activist and battle rapper who was elected to the overwhelmingly white and Republican Missouri House of Representatives.
Watch Powerful Trailer for GAY CHORUS DEEP SOUTH Documentary World Premiering at Tribeca Film Festival
The first trailer is here for the new documentary Gay Chorus Deep South chronicling The San Francisco Gay Men’s Chorus’ life-changing Lavender Pen Tour through five southern states in the fall of 2017.
Picture Character, a documentary about emoji, directed by Martha Shane and Ian Cheney, will have its World Premiere at the 2019 Tribeca Film Festival.
Watch Trailer for THE SPY BEHIND HOME PLATE, Documentary on Moe Berg, the Baseball Player Turned Spy
Here is the new trailer for The Spy Behind Home Plate, the film from award-winning documentary filmmaker Aviva Kempner about Moe Berg, the baseball player turned spy.
The dance documentary If the Dancer Dances which follows one of New York City’s top modern dance companies preparing for a major performance, released the official trailer and poster.
Documented with uncensored access to Christo and his team, Walking on Water is a cinema vérité look at the artist and his process, from inception to completion of 2016’s most visited art event—The Floating Piers.
Documentary GENERAL MAGIC, on Rise and Fall of One of the Most Influential Tech Companies, Sets May Release Date
If you are using an IPHONE/ANDROID, IPAD, IPOD, the INTERNET, LINKED-IN and even EBAY, General Magic looks at the rise and fall of the most influential Silicon Valley company behind the incredible creators and visionaries.
The documentary Quiet Storm: The Ron Artest Story, based on the turbulent life of one of the NBA’s most controversial figures will premiere on SHOWTIME during Mental Health Awareness Month.
Renegade Dreamers, a new feature documentary by acclaimed filmmaker Karen Kramer is a window into the New York spoken word poets and folk singers of today who use their art for social change.
Jeanie Finlay’s Seahorse, that follows a gay transgender man who decides to carry his own baby, released the first trailer ahead of its World Premiere at the 2019 Tribeca Film Festival.
GAY CHORUS DEEP SOUTH Chronicling The San Francisco Gay Men’s Chorus’ Tour to World Premiere at Tribeca Film Festival
Gay Chorus Deep South, a documentary chronicling The San Francisco Gay Men’s Chorus’ Tour through five southern states will make its world premiere at the Tribeca Film Festival.
OUR TIME MACHINE is an intimate look at Chinese artist Maleonn as he sets out to stage an ambitious performance piece about time and memory when his father, is diagnosed with dementia.
World Premiere of RUNNER to Open, THE WEIGHT OF WATER to Close 2019 DocLands Documentary Film Festival
The 2019 edition of DocLands Documentary Film Festival kicks off Thursday, May 2 with the World Premiere of RUNNER, with director Bill Gallagher and film subject Guor Marial in attendance.
The documentary film Ai Weiwei: Yours Truly, directed by Cheryl Haines, has its World Premiere special Marquee Presentation at the 2019 San Francisco International Film Festival.
The documentary Buddha in Africa by South African filmmaker, Nicole Schafer, will World Premiere at the 2019 Hot Docs Canadian International Festival.
The documentary Instant Dreams follows three people with a deep love for Polaroid and along with archival footage delves into the chemistry, artistry and history behind the technological behemoth of the 20th century.
The 2019 American Documentary Film Festival (AmDocs) in Palm Springs announced a slate of approximately 200 documentary and animated works from around the world.
In Toni Morrison: The Pieces I Am, Toni Morrison leads an assembly of her peers, critics and colleagues on an exploration of race, America, history and the human condition as seen through the prism of her own work.