American Honey and Moonlight led nominations for the 2017 Spirit Awards with 6 each including Best Feature. Other nominees for Best Feature include Chronic, Jackie, and Manchester by the Sea.
I Am Not Your Negro
Sundance Institute has awarded over $1 million to documentary projects and artists at the forefront of global nonfiction storytelling
I Am Not Your Negro, Raoul Peck’s portrait of writer & civil rights leader James Baldwin, and OJ: Made in America, Ezra Edelman’s epic telling of race and the judicial system in Los Angeles, led the nominations for the 2017 Cinema Eye Honors
One hundred forty-five features have been submitted for consideration in the Documentary Feature category for the 89th Academy Awards.
Garth Davis’ LION and Barry Jenkins’ MOONLIGHT share top Audience Award honors this year at the 52nd Chicago International Film Festival, with a tie for Best Narrative Feature.
Kenneth Lonergan’s Manchester by the Sea lead the 26th annual Gotham Awards nominations with four nods, including Best Feature.
The American Film Institute (AFI) revealed today the films that will be featured in the World Cinema, Cinema’s Legacy and newly added Masters in Conversation sections at AFI FEST 2016
DOC NYC, billed as America’s largest documentary festival, announced the full lineup for its seventh edition, running November 10 to 17, 2016
LA LA LAND, directed by Damien Chazelle, took home the Audience Award for Narrative Feature. Magnolia Pictures’ I AM NOT YOUR NEGRO directed by Raoul Peck, took home the Audience Award for Documentary Feature at the Hamptons International Film Festival.
The Chicago International Film Festival has added new films and programs to the 2016 lineup, including a screening of JACKIE with filmmaker Pablo Larraín in attendance; and a conversation with HIDDEN FIGURES star Taraji P. Henson.
DOC NYC festival announced the line-up of its Short List section of 15 of the year’s leading nonfiction films released theatrically that are being highlighted for special attention.
3 films – THEY ALL LAUGHED,I AM NOT YOUR NEGRO and the World Premiere of CATHOLICS VS. CONVICTS – have been added the lineup of the 2016 Chicago International Film Festival.