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On 'The Hunting Ground'

We missed this documentary from two years ago. I’m not sure how, but given where I was emotionally two years ago, that may not be a bad thing. 430 more words

Random Musings

Visages villages (Faces places)

Agnès Varda, the French Nouvelle vague director is now 89-year-old. Her latest film is Visages villages, a documentary feature  she co-directed with 34-year-old photographer and visual artist JR. 343 more words


Review: This Is Congo, 2017, dir. Daniel McCabe

I went into Daniel McCabe’s This Is Congo with a healthy amount of trepidation, expecting nothing more than a linear history lesson about the state of the Democratic Republic of Congo in 2017. 79 more words


The Power of our Example

It’s been a busy weekend. Not busy like Great Grandpa Hudson’s busy Veteran’s Day celebrations, but busy enough. On Saturday, Bob and I stopped by a new Vietnamese restaurant opening in our neighborhood; and that evening we saw the spectacular “Jane” documentary with the Bride’s family, about Jane Goodall and her beloved chimps of the Gombe Stream National Park in Tanzania. 636 more words

Books, Journaling, Wedding, Country

The 20th edition of RIDM, Montreal's documentary film festival, is now underway

November! Bah, humbug! I dislike November because of its shorter days and colder temperatures. But RIDM, Montreal’s documentary film festival, is a rare bright spot in the otherwise dreary 11th month. 414 more words

Liz Ferguson

Cycle of Life

I heard one of those stories the day before yesterday that makes you despair of mankind. I was in Norwich to deliver a lecture on online video at NUA ( 286 more words


'Europe At Sea' documentary set for December release

I’m always happy to support the UK film and media industry, it’s an important, and growing, part of our economy. And so, here’s notice of an upcoming release of an independently produced documentary that will launch on Amazon at other platforms in December. 121 more words