Articles Tagged ‘Sundance Film Festival’
Among the feature documentary world premieres slated for Sundance 2016 are Spike Lee’s film on the making of Michael Jackson’s Off the Wall, and Lo and Behold: Reveries of the Connected World from Werner Herzog (pictured).
Crystal Moselle’s The Wolfpack (pictured) and Chad Gracia’s The Russian Woodpecker were the big winners at the Sundance Film Festival, taking home the Grand Jury Prize for U.S. Documentary and World Cinema Documentary respectively.
Director Amy Berg (pictured) discussed using a variety of tools – including drones – to tell the story of convicted cult leader Warren Jeffs during a Sundance Q&A. for her Showtime doc Prophet’s Prey.
Five doc filmmakers gathered for ‘The Future of Documentaries,’ a crowded Sundance panel session discussing the use of new technology in the non-fiction arena.
Realscreen talks to directors Lyric R. Cabral and David Felix Sutcliffe about the secretive shoot – and fundraising process – for (T)error (pictured), which follows an FBI counter-terrorism operation from the perspective of an informant.
Realscreen correspondent Michael Speier offers his reaction to Alex Gibney’s documentary Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief (pictured), following its Sundance world premiere.