Sunday Mar 2
Drafthouse Films Harvard film program alumni get Oscar recognition
And yet, when the Academy Awards ceremony takes place Sunday, the Department of Visual and Environmental Studies at Harvard University will get the kind of close-up that is sure to raise its profile.
Watch our interviews with three of the filmmakers who have been nominated for an Academy Award for best feature documentary.
Oscars 2014: Why Twenty Feet From Stardom Will Win Best Documentary Feature
NOMINEES The Act of Killing , directed by Joshua Oppenheimer Cutie and the Boxer , Zachary Heinzerling Dirty Wars , Rick Rowley The Square , Jehane Noujaim Twenty Feet from Stardom , Morgan Neville We could construct an equally appealing and revealing quintet from films that were on the Academy' list of 15 semifinals but didn't make the cut: God ... (more)
Carnival docs 'Always for Pleasure,' 'Bury the Hatchet' get local screentime; more movie events
It's Carnival time in New Orleans, and in addition to parades and partying, for the local group Indywood it also means screenings of such Carnival classics as "Always for Pleasure" and "Bury the Hatchet."
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Albany vs. NYC; West Virginia Water; Dirty Wars; Michael Mulgrew
Upstate and city lawmakers are at odds over funding for universal pre-k and other budget issues.
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Oscar Docs: Dirty Wars
Jeremy Scahill , investigative journalist , writer for the documentary Dirty Wars , based on his book Dirty Wars: The World Is a Battlefield, and Richard Rowley , director, cinematographer, and editor for the film, discuss their expose of the War on Terror.
'Captain Phillips,' 'Gravity,' 'The Great...
Also at the MPSE Golden Reel Awards, "Epic" wins best sound and music editing in an animated feature, while "Frozen" claims best music editing in a musical film.
Byod: Bring Your Own Doc - Episode 126: 2014 Oscar Nominee Documentary Roundtable
All five 2014 Best Documentary Oscar nominees join BYOD to discuss their films and the lessons learned from making some of the best docs of the year.