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Film Review: 'Almost Holy'

The modern-day Ukraine depicted by “Almost Holy” is a place of such individual, familial, institutional and moral degradation that it appears on the verge of apocalyptic collapse. 701 more words


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أنا مع العروسة: الرحلة المغامرة

تم تصوير فيلم «أنا مع العروسة» خلال 4 أيام، هي زمن الرحلة من ميلانو الإيطالية إلى مالمو السويدية. لم يكن من الممكن إعادة أي من اللقطات لأن إعادة اللقطة تعني إعادة الرحلة، فيما الهدف من الفيلم كان إيصال خمسة لاجئين سوريين وفلسطينيين إلى بر الأمان.


Film Review: 'Poverty Inc.'

As if poverty weren’t a challenging enough phenomenon unto itself, time has revealed that good intentions by outsiders can in many cases make the problem worse — a cruel irony that serves as the basis of Michael Matheson Miller’s “Poverty Inc.,” an easy-to-understand docu-essay with a tough-to-accept message, especially as it implies that some aid organizations may actually be cashing in on their concern. 793 more words


Jerzy Sladkowski’s ‘Don Juan’ Takes Top Prize at IDFA

Polish director Jerzy Sladkowski won the VPRO IDFA Award for best feature-length documentary (€12,500) for his film “Don Juan.” Described by the festival programmers as raising questions “about the distinction between introversion and autism,” the Swedish-Finnish co-production offers a seriocomic portrait of a 22-year-old student and his mother’s attempts, via therapy and psychiatry, to cure him of his slacker tendencies. 280 more words


Submarine, NonStop Entertainment Team for NonStop Submarine

Submarine Entertainment and distribution company NonStop Entertainment have joined forces to launch NonStop Submarine, a Scandi-based documentary label.

NonStop Submarine will distribute between 10 and 15 titles a year theatrically and across all digital, DVD, TV and streaming platforms in Scandinavia and the Baltics, including Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Holland, Luxembourg, Netherlands. 246 more words


IDFA: How DOK.Incubator Helps Documentary Filmmakers Raise Their Game

In the space of just four years, Prague-based rough-cut workshop DOK.Incubator has become a vital presence in the world of documentary filmmaking. Taking just eight projects a year, the company offers a half-year advisory service that aims to give support at a time when creative teams need it the most. 661 more words