As they say, I’m the king of mosaics In a recent episode of the documentary video series “No Your City,” filmmaker Nicholas Heller spent some time with street artist Jim Power, known by many as the “Mosaic Man“, who spoke about his mission to complete the “Mosaic Trail”, a project that he started over thirty […]
Kurt Cobain's sense of humor might've been lost on those who only saw his angst and sorrow, but trust that it was there all along. As proof, his upcoming HBO documentary Montage of Heck has uncovered an old home-video of Cobain with his wife, Courtney Love. In it, Love reads a hateful... More »
Here is set of documentaries to stream on Netflix for some educational programming in between your "Gilmore Girls" and "Friends" marathons. Please binge-watch accordingly. "Fed Up" "Fed Up" is as infuriating as it is eye-opening. Advocacy...Show More Summary
It's become a cliche that the best films at the Tribeca Film Festival are the documentaries, but this year's crop has a particular bent. The festival not only features Albert Maysles's final film, but many other filmmakers emulatingShow More Summary
The final pre-fight episode of the Showtime documentary series Inside Mayweather vs. Pacquiao will air on Wednesday, April 29, at 10 p.m. ET. With the May 2 superfight between Floyd "Money" Mayweather and Manny "Pac-Man" Pacquiao less than a week away, anticipation is at an all-time high. Show More Summary
New '(T)ERROR' Documentary goes inside the world of an informant who has played a key role in several major terrorism cases. We spend the hour with an explosive new film that shines a bright light on the FBI’s shadowy use of informants in its counterterrorism sting operations. Show More Summary
The title of the book Around the World in 80 Documentaries had instant appeal for me. I consider that the first seeds of desire to travel were planted by watching some of […] The post Book Review – Around the World in 80 Documentaries...Show More Summary
Last week I saw a reference to a television (HBO) documentary — Haitian Money Pit — that, among other aspects of political corruption and paralysis, sheds light on the fate of charitable funds raised for Haiti in the aftermath of its 2010 earthquake. As described in the item I read (unfortunately, I wasn’t able to view it … […]
Iris fulfills its own modest aims, which are primarily to allow fans of nonagenerian fashion icon Iris Apfel seemingly unmediated access as she conducts her (extensive) business practices, goes shopping, and generally sounds off. It’s...Show More Summary
A very strange home movie that appears in new Cobain documentary Montage of Heck.
Revival: The Sam Bush Story, which debuted last week during the Nashville Film Festival, was announced as the winner of the festival’s Audience Choice Award for best music documentary. It had two showings during the festival, and the premiere turned into a major news event […]
The documentary 'The Ragged Edge' follows the rise of EBR Motorcycles and its founder, Erik Buell. The film was taped over four years, but finished and edited before EBR went into receivership this year. Continue reading DocumentaryShow More Summary
Montage of Heck the much-talked about documentary exploring the life of late Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain premieres on HBO May 4 is an experimental exploration that delves deep into the psyche of a complex and creative genius. But it’s also at its core, a rock doc, filled with incredible music. [ more › ]
A fun new documentary offers a refreshingly straightforward solution to one of the bedroom's most vexing mysteries
Keith MacDonald, 29 has no job, but has fathered 15 children with 10 different women and has another baby on the way. MacDonald will soon appear on a TV documentary, 40 Kids by 40 Women. Despite having a baby due soon MacDonald says he’s desperate to meet new women. Show More Summary
Gotham on Fox at 8:00pm ET. Jane the Virgin on The CW at 9:00pm ET. Tales of the Grim Sleeper on HBO at 9:00pm ET. This is a documentary about a serial killer who was operating in South Central Los...
Andrew Jenks and Ryan Ferguson tell us about their harrowing documentary "dream/killer" and what we can do to fix our "broken" legal system.
The new Kurt Cobain documentary Montage Of Heck has been in select theatres since 4/10, but will officially air on HBO on 5/4. In the meantime, bits of footage are surfacing on the internet, such as the below clip of Courtney reading an irate letter-to-the-editor regarding the couple’s lovey-dovey, iconic Sassy cover. In the clip, […]
When you think of serial killers, names like John Wayne Gacy and Jeffery Dahmer are usually the first to pop into people’s heads. But what about Lonnie Franklin Jr.? Most have probably never heard of him, but will Monday night during an HBO documentary.
By his count, producer and director David Friendly has 85 pairs of sneakers in his closet. He doesn’t find that number extreme. “I’m not even on the spectrum!” he says. “I’m just at the tip of the iceberg.” His new documentary, Sneakerheadz — set to hit theaters in New York and... More »