Articles Tagged ‘HBO’
Paycheck to Paycheck directors Nick Doob and Shari Cookson discuss their found-footage documentary for HBO, Requiem for the Dead: American Spring 2014, which follows eight stories of gun-related deaths using social media, news accounts, 911 calls and police investigations.
Five of the 10 documentaries on the shortlist for Cinema Eye Honors’ television award are HBO projects, and two were directed by Alex Gibney, including Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief (pictured).
The U.S. premium cable network will air Claude Lanzmann: Spectres of the Shoah (pictured), which recounts the making of the French filmmaker’s landmark 1985 Holocaust documentary Shoah, in 2016.
Following the arrest of Robert Durst on March 14, the finale of Andrew Jarecki and Marc Smerling’s HBO series The Jinx: The Life and Deaths of Robert Durst ended with a dramatic twist. (Pictured: The Jinx)
Upon launch, users will be able to subscribe to HBO Now via an app for iOS devices or watch it directly on Apple TV.
44 Blue Productions talks to realscreen about teaming up with actor Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson (pictured) on a feature doc for HBO centered on a Florida boot camp for juvenile offenders.
Marking a trio of Park City pick-ups, Magnolia Pictures bought The Wolfpack, while HBO acquired 3½ Minutes (pictured) and Netflix nabbed Hot Girls Wanted.