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Documentary (genre)

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  • Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry

    Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry
    It’s always fun to watch a story about somebody you know little about. Sometimes I watch a movie like that, and don’t feel the way the filmmakers want me to feel. For example – The People vs. Larry Flynt was a decent movie. I just didn&...
  • 'Chimpanzee'

    'Chimpanzee'
    Arguably the most touching feature to come out of the Disneynature documentary franchise yet, this feature follows the journey of Oscar, a young chimp forced to fend for himself sooner than expected. He becomes the special concern of their group's...
  • Sea Shepherd's Paul Watson wanted by Interpol

    Sea Shepherd's Paul Watson wanted by Interpol
    Interpol has issued an international wanted notice for conservationist and “Whale Wars” TV star Paul Watson, days after he skipped bail in Germany as Costa Rica tried to have him extradited. Watson was arrested at Germany’s Frankfurt...
  • San Fernando Valley roundup: Nonprofit maintains public green space, NoHo documentary film festival

    San Fernando Valley roundup: Nonprofit maintains public green space, NoHo documentary film festival
    Good morning, readers. Today is Saturday, August 11. If you've jogged next to the Los Angeles river between Sherman Oaks and Studio City, you may have noticed a green walkway. The interesting part is that a nonprofit organization, Village Gardeners,...
  • ESPN documentary to remember Simeon's Ben Wilson

    ESPN documentary to remember Simeon's Ben Wilson
    Not much in life is as tragic as talent unfulfilled and young death. Ben Wilson exemplifies both. But on Thursday night, the life of "Benji" was celebrated in the Simeon High School auditorium. Beginning in October, ESPN Films is rebooting its...
  • Civil war documentary to feature Carroll County sites

    When Maryland Public Television debuts "The Heart of the Civil War" on Sept. 11, it will showcase many Carroll County sites. The hour-long documentary features areas like Westminster and Uniontown and battlefields that were critical to both sides in...
  • In pursuit of Amelia Earhart

    In pursuit of Amelia Earhart
    A monthlong seaward expedition in search of Amelia Earhart's missing aircraft became a study in meditation, though not stillness, for a Chicago photographer widely esteemed for her visual accounting of artifacts. The search, the subject of Discovery...
  • Ken Burns, Alex Gibney, others headline Toronto documentary lineup

    Ken Burns, Alex Gibney, others headline Toronto documentary lineup
    Ken Burns, Alex Gibney and Julien Temple headline theĀ Toronto International Film Festival's documentary lineup this year, a program that also features work by Marina Zenovich and Matthew Cooke. Fans of nonfiction film can take in movies on everything...
  • An improbably happy ending for Rodriguez

    An improbably happy ending for Rodriguez
    A lovely film about a Detroit singer-songwriter robbed of musical fame but rewarded with a second chance decades later, at age 70, "Searching for Sugar Man" tells a story of serendipity and just deserts. If it were fiction, it'd be improbable fiction. But...
  • The Queen of Versailles

    The Queen of Versailles
    Documentarian Lauren Greenfield really got lucky with this one. It’s much like the guy who filmed all of LeBron James high school basketball games, and then had an interesting documentary on his hands. That was the best basketball player in the...
  • Gore Vidal's spat with Charlton Heston over gay 'Ben-Hur' subtext

    Gore Vidal's spat with Charlton Heston over gay 'Ben-Hur' subtext
    Back in the Jurassic Age before Twitter, celebrities used to settle scores in public by writing letters to newspapers. One of the liveliest dust-ups in memory took place in the pages of the L.A. Times between actor Charlton Heston andĀ Gore Vidal, the...