One hundred sixty-six features have been submitted for consideration in the Documentary Feature category for the 91st Academy Awards®.
NAME OF FILM: UNITED SKATES
DIRECTOR(S): Dyana Winkler, Tina Brown
GENRE: Documentary Film
SYNOPSIS: Credited with incubating East Coast hip-hop and West Coast rap, America’s roller rinks have long been bastions of regional African-American culture, music, and dance. As rinks shutter across the country, a few activists mount a last stand.
Peter Farrelly’s GREEN BOOK Wins Best Feature Film at 2018 Twin Cities Film Fest
The Twin Cities Film Fest announced its 2018 award winners Saturday evening and awarded Peter Farrelly’s “Green Book” the year’s Best Feature Film.
IF BEALE STREET COULD TALK, GREEN BOOK Among 2018 Award Finalists for Twin Cities Film Fest
More than 30 finalists will compete for the top awards at the 2018 Twin Cities Film Fest, including among the top contenders for Best Feature Film are the new Barry Jenkins drama “If Beale Street Could Talk,”
THE HATE U GIVE, UNITED SKATES Win Audience Awards at 54th Chicago International Film Festival
George Tillman, Jr.’s powerful and moving The Hate U Give has been voted winner of the Audience Award for Best English-language feature at this year’s 54th Chicago International Film Festival.
Fourth Doc Stories Film Series Returns to Bay Area, Opens with ‘They’ll Love Me When I’m Dead’
The fourth Doc Stories, presented by SFFILM returns to the Bay Area from November 1 to 4 with a lineup featuring brand-new documentary films yet to be released alongside in-depth discussions with filmmaker guests in person.
Tribeca Award Winning Documentary UNITED SKATES to Debut on HBO in 2019 [Trailer]
UNITED SKATES, directed and produced by Dyana Winkler and Tina Brown, and winner of the Documentary Audience Award at this year’s Tribeca Film Festival has been acquired by HBO and will debut on the network in 2019.
2018 Twin Cities Film Fest Boasts Diverse and Inspiring Lineup, Opens with GREEN BOOK
Twin Cities Film Fest today announced a diverse and inspiring lineup of films for their 2018 festival, to be held October 17 to 27. This year’s festival will officially open their ninth year with Peter Farrelly’s Green Book,
2018 Chicago International Film Festival Announces First Films – Boy Erased, Mr. Soul!, Shoplifters
The Chicago International Film Festival announced the first 25 films that will be shown at the 54th edition running October 10 to 21, 2018.
AFI DOCS 2018 Unveils Full Slate of 92 Films
AFI DOCS has finally revealed its full slate of 92 films representing 22 countries for the 16th edition of the American Film Institute’s five-day documentary film festival in the nation’s capital.
AFI DOCS 2018 to Open With World Premiere of PERSONAL STATEMENT, Close with UNITED SKATES
For its 16th edition, AFI DOCS, the documentary film festival in the nation’s capital, will open with the world premiere of PERSONAL STATEMENT directed by Juliane Dressner and Edwin Martinez
TO DUST and UNITED SKATES Win Audience Awards at 2018 Tribeca Film Festival
To Dust, written and directed by Shawn Snyder and United Skates, directed by Dyana Winkler and Tina Brown, were voted the winners of the two Audience Awards at the 17th annual Tribeca Film Festival.
2018 Tribeca Film Festival Unveils Feature Film Lineup + Closes with World Premiere of “The Fourth Estate”
The 2018 Tribeca Film Festival revealed its feature film lineup championing the discovery of emerging voices and celebrating new work from established filmmaking talent.