Fourteen more production companies from New York and Los Angeles have joined fledgling non-profit trade group the Non-Fiction Producers Association. (Pictured: NPA exec director Rick Feldman)
FILM / TV
As the Venice International Film Festival kicks off today, director Ron Mann talks to realscreen about his documentary on influential American filmmaker Robert Altman (pictured, right, with actor Shelley Duvall).
Feeling amorous? Realscreen presents the first trailer for Kim Longinotto’s all-archive documentary Love is All, which has been acquired by Dogwoof after world premiering at Sheffield Doc/Fest.
Michael Wright (pictured), the president and head of programming at TNT, TBS and Turner Classic Movies, is reportedly stepping down from his post after 12 years with Turner Broadcasting.
In this week’s round-up, new seasons are in store for TLC’s Breaking Amish, Animal Planet’s Tanked and MTV’s Are You The One? (pictured).
Red Army (pictured), Merchants of Doubt, Tales of the Grim Sleeper and The Salt of the Earth are among the docs set to premiere at the 41st Telluride Film Festival, which kicks off in Colorado tomorrow (August 29).
Scandinavian distributor Nordic World is opening sales offices in Budapest and New York City as part of its growing international expansion strategy. (Pictured L-R: Paulina Eklund, Emese Acs)
History Asia’s first reality competition series, Photo Face-Off, sees five amateurs compete for shutter glory against professional photographer Justin Mott (pictured).