All posts tagged "How to Survive a Plague"

  • #CancelColbert & the Bird Outside Our Window

    I wasn’t going to write an article about this. Actually, I was trying my best (with mixed success) to avoid this controversy altogether. I haven’t...

  • Oscars 2013: Will Win/Should Win (Hamer)

    I knew this day would come, and it is with a sense of both excitement and sadness.  By the end of my long deployment, I...

  • Oscar Circuit: Best Documentary Feature

    In a strong and impressive year for movies, 2012 has not only given us the most compelling Oscar race in years, but in terms of...

  • Three Oscar Nominated Docs Returning to The Lincoln Center

    How to Survive a Plague, The Invisible War, and 5 Broken Cameras have all been nominated for the Best Documentary Feature Oscar, and are now getting a second...

  • The DGA Nominates Five Documentary Directors

    The Directors Guild of America has nominated filmmakers Kirby Dick (The Invisible War), Malik Bendjelloul (Searching for Sugar Man), Lauren Greenfield (The Queen of Versailles),...

  • Waiting on the Documentary Shortlist…

    One of the Academy Award categories that draws the most interest from my corner of the world is the Best Documentary Feature prize.  Saddled with...

  • 2012 Gotham Independent Film Awards nominees led by “Beasts” and “Moonrise”

    The Independent Filmmaker Project (IFP), the nation’s oldest and largest organization of independent filmmakers announced today the nominees for the Gotham Independent Film Awards. Moonrise...

  • How to Survive a Plague (***)

    With a catchy title suggesting a somewhat tongue in cheek horror film more so than a deadly serious documentary, there’s actually plenty scary about what’s...