Tag Archive: documentary

HOT DOCS: ARTEMIO [2018]

Originally written for Cinemaaxis.com Artemio manages to both be an incredibly natural feeling documentary, one where the fourth wall is rarely if ever broken, and a film that fails to deliver the message… Continue reading

ONE MORE TIME WITH FEELING [2016]

Directed by Andrew Dominik Starring: Nick Cave, Warren Ellis, Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds Awkwardly paced at times but brilliantly shot in black and white (using a 3D black and white camera,… Continue reading

HIGHLY STRUNG [2015]

Directed by Scott Hicks Written by Scott Hicks Highly Strung takes a deep dive into the world of stringed instruments, those who play them, and those who put all their effort in creating… Continue reading

PEACE OFFICER [2015]

Directed and Written by Brad Barber, Scott Christopherson Similar somewhat to The Thin Blue Line in the way it investigates a broken justice system with the intention of raising awareness about the issues… Continue reading

KILLSWITCH [2014]

Originally written for: Directed by Ali Akbarzadeh, Written by Ali Akbarzadeh and Christopher Dollar Starring: Lawrence Lessig, Tim Wu, Peter Ludlow The concept of ‘net neutrality’ was something I had heard mentioned a… Continue reading

THE WOLFPACK [2015]

Directed by Crystal Moselle Starring Bhagavan Angulo, Govinda Angulo, Jagadisa Angulo, Krsna Angulo, Mukunda Angulo, Narayana Angulo, One of the most moving documentaries I have ever witnessed, The Wolfpack follows a group of… Continue reading

CITIZENFOUR [2014]

Directed by Laura Poitras Starring: Edward Snowden, Glenn Greenwald, William Binney Are you a fan of F For Fake? Looking for the ultimate political documentary that, similar to F For Fake, will stand… Continue reading

THE GREEN PRINCE [2014]

Directed by Nadav Schirman Starring Mosab Hassan Yousef, Gonen Ben Yitzhak, Sheikh Hassan Yousef What we have here is what at first seems like an interesting doco about Mosab Hassan Yousef, the son… Continue reading

TIM’S VERMEER [2013]

Directed By Teller, Written By Penn Jillette, Teller Starring: Tim Jenison, Martin Mull, Penn Jillette, Teller Teller, from the duo Penn & Teller and their 8-season TV show BULLSHIT!, has decided to get… Continue reading