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    Top 10: The Best Documentaries of 2017

    “It was the best of times, it was the worst of times,” is a famous quote from Charles Dickens’ A Tale of Two Cities that refers to the social climate of 18th century Paris and London. It’s a quote that can also be easily applied to today’s world. While there seems to be no end in sight […] More

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    15 Documentaries Advance in 2017 OSCAR® Race; ‘Cries From Syria’ Snubbed

    The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has announced the 15 films that will continue on in the 2017 Oscar® race for best documentary feature. The shortlist was decided by a preliminary vote, and will now narrow down the fifteen films to five official nominees. Rather conspicuously missing is Evgeny Afineevsky’s “Cries From Syria,” a […] More

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    FYC: Tracker for Awards Season Launches with Screeners Hitting Doorsteps

    It’s that time of the year again.  The studios are putting in their orders for screeners, the marketing teams are gathering their materials, and we are going to share each and every announcement along the way.  We have officially launched the FYC Tracker for 2017-2018! While I’ll be bringing you the perspective from the Broadcast […] More

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    ‘One of Us,’ From the Oscar-Nominated Filmmakers of ‘Jesus Camp,’ Premieres at the 2017 Toronto International Film Festival

    Read the Press Release: LOS ANGELES, CA (August 1, 2017) – Netflix announced today its original documentary One of Us, a film by Heidi Ewing and Rachel Grady (Jesus Camp, Detropia). The film will have its world premiere at this year’s Toronto International Film Festival and will launch in all 190 countries that Netflix is […] More