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‘Sherpa’ Doc Director Jennifer Peedom On Filming Through Everest Tragedy & Giving The Sherpas A Voice

While Universal’s Everest might be commanding more headlines, Jennfier Peedom’s documentary Sherpa, which made its North American debut at the Toronto International Film Festival in September, always sought to tell a story about the famed mountain that rarely sees the light of day. 1,165 more words


2015 Oscars: Best Documentary Longlist

124 films have been longlisted for Best Documentary. Normally I wait until they announce the shortlist in December, but what the hell. We’re on a roll today. 9,144 more words


The Walk

The Walk is more than just an “only see it in theaters” event. Director Robert Zemeckis has made such a beautiful film, one that balances whip smart family-friendly storytelling with 3D thrills from above, and the end result is staggering. 364 more words

Movie Reviews

Madrid International Film Festival Nominations!

Run Free, with scoring by Graig Markel in the Recovery Room, nominated for Best Documentary, Best Director Documentary, and Best Producer Documentary in the Madrid International Film Festival! 6 more words

Blog Posts

86th Oscars Foreign Language and Documentary Feature Report (and Prediction):

2013 Foreign Language Oscar Report:
1) “Broken Circle Breakdown” (Belgium): The good parts are how I imagine the lovely Heidi Huber-Kalin and her beau met – super nice guy meets totally enthralling young woman and sweeps her off her feet with his bluegrass charms and band, which she becomes a member of. 542 more words

Lists And Predictions

The Salt of The Earth.

Dear All,

just wanted to share the information about a wonderful and touching documentary, which I saw during the last weekend. Find here the link to the preview: … 96 more words



Director Laura Poitras, editor Mathilde Bonnefoy and producer Dirk Wilutzky have won the 2015 Academy Award for Best Documentary Citizenfour and were accompanied by Glenn Greenwald and Edward Snowden’s girlfriend Linda Mills… 7 more words

Edward Snowden