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Film Festival to Spotlight Detroit-Based Activist Grace Lee Boggs Film Festival to Spotlight Detroit-Based Activist Grace Lee Boggs
by Movies News Desk - February 27, 2015

For its 31st annual film festival, Oakland University's Women and Gender Studies program will pay tribute to Grace Lee Boggs, the Detroit-based writer and social activist who first gained prominence in the labor, civil rights and Black Power movements of the 1960s.... (more...)
Vail Film Festival Announces 2015 Film Program Vail Film Festival Announces 2015 Film Program
by Movies News Desk - February 26, 2015

The 12 th annual Vail Film Festival, co-founded by Scott Cross and Sean Cross, takes place March 26 29, 2015, in one of the United States' premier ski destinations, Vail, Colo., is pleased to announce the complete line-up for the 2015 Festival.... (more...)
AMERICAN MASTERS to Pay Tribute to Bruce Sinofsky & Clark Terry AMERICAN MASTERS to Pay Tribute to Bruce Sinofsky & Clark Terry
by TV News Desk - February 25, 2015

American Masters pays tribute to trumpeter Clark Terry (December 14, 1920 - February 21, 2015) and filmmaker Bruce Sinofsky (March 31, 1956 - February 21, 2015) with special In Memoriam online tributes.... (more...)
Pivot to Premiere Award-Winning Documentary THE COVE, 3/1 Pivot to Premiere Award-Winning Documentary THE COVE, 3/1
by TV News Desk - February 25, 2015

This Sunday, March 1st at 8:00pm ET, The Cove will make its television premiere on Participant Media's television network, Pivot.... (more...)
Teen Drama AT THE TOP OF THE PYRAMID Heads to Theaters This March Teen Drama AT THE TOP OF THE PYRAMID Heads to Theaters This March
by Movies News Desk - February 25, 2015

Oh, the teen angst of those high school years! No matter how old you are, memories of high school, whether good or bad, seem to always linger.... (more...)
Showtime to Present Award-Winning Documentary DREAMCATCHER, 3/27 Showtime to Present Award-Winning Documentary DREAMCATCHER, 3/27
by TV News Desk - February 24, 2015

?Following its recent win at the 2015 Sundance Film Festival, DREAMCATCHER will premiere on SHOWTIME on March 27th at 9 p.m. ET/PT.... (more...)
CNN Acquires GLEN CAMPBELL... I'LL BE ME; Documentary to Premiere This June CNN Acquires GLEN CAMPBELL... I'LL BE ME; Documentary to Premiere This June
by TV News Desk - February 23, 2015

CNN announced today the exclusive acquisition of the domestic broadcast rights for the critically-acclaimed feature documentary GLEN CAMPBELL... I'LL BE ME from PCH Films.... (more...)
Documentary TARGET OF OPPORTUNITY to Be Featured at Richmond International Film Festival Documentary TARGET OF OPPORTUNITY to Be Featured at Richmond International Film Festival
by Movies News Desk - February 23, 2015

Near Genius Films (URL), the production company behind the documentary Target of Opportunity, is proud to announce that the film has been accepted as an official selection at the upcoming Richmond International Film Festival (RIFF).... (more...)
HBO Picks Up Two Academy Awards for CITIZENFOUR, CRISIS HOTLINE HBO Picks Up Two Academy Awards for CITIZENFOUR, CRISIS HOTLINE
by TV News Desk - February 23, 2015

?The HBO Documentary Films presentation CITIZENFOUR received the Academy Award® in the category of Best Documentary Feature, and the HBO Documentary Films presentation CRISIS HOTLINE: VETERANS PRESS 1 received the Academy Award® in the category of Best Documentary Short... (more...)
WHBPAC Presents FINEST IN WORLD CINEMA SERIES WHBPAC Presents FINEST IN WORLD CINEMA SERIES
by BWW News Desk - February 21, 2015

Westhampton Beach Performing Arts Center continues its Finest in World Cinema Series this March on most Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays! Screening the best current release art house, foreign, independent and documentary films that run concurrently at the most prominent film houses in New York City, ... (more...)
VIDEO: New Trailer for HBO Scientology Doc 'GOING CLEAR' VIDEO: New Trailer for HBO Scientology Doc 'GOING CLEAR'
by Movies News Desk - February 20, 2015

The HBO DOCUMENTARY FILMS presentation GOING CLEAR: SCIENTOLOGY AND THE PRISON OF BELIEF, directed by Oscar winner Alex Gibney (HBO's 'Taxi to the Dark Side' and 'Mea Maxima Culpa: Silence in the House of God'), will debut in prime time SUNDAY, MARCH 29 (8:00-10:00 p.m. ET/PT), exclusively on HBO, w... (more...)
Rx: The Quiet Revolution Set to Premiere 4/2 On PBS Rx: The Quiet Revolution Set to Premiere 4/2 On PBS
by BWW News Desk - February 19, 2015

A staggering 50% of American adults suffer from a chronic disease such as diabetes, heart disease, obesity, and arthritis and one in four has two or more chronic health conditions.... (more...)
Science on Screen Series Begins Next Week at Civic Theatre of Allentown Science on Screen Series Begins Next Week at Civic Theatre of Allentown
by BWW News Desk - February 19, 2015

Civic Theatre of Allentown will screen four films as part of its Science on Screen series - the only educational film series of its kind in the Lehigh Valley. The scheduled films include 'A Birder's Guide to Everything' on February 24, 'Gorillas on the Mist' on March 16, 'Field of Dreams' on April 6... (more...)
'Finding Kind' Streams Exclusively for Limited Time on Indieflix 'Finding Kind' Streams Exclusively for Limited Time on Indieflix
by BWW News Desk - February 19, 2015

Streaming movie service 'IndieFlix' announced today it will make 'Finding Kind,' a documentary about meanness in girl world, available exclusively on IndieFlix.com from March 1-15.... (more...)
Kobe Bryant's MUSE Set to Premiere 2/28 on SHOWTIME Kobe Bryant's MUSE Set to Premiere 2/28 on SHOWTIME
by Movies News Desk - February 18, 2015

KOBE BRYANT'S MUSE is set to premiere on Saturday, Feb. 28 at 9 p.m. ET/PT on SHOWTIME.... (more...)
Willie Nelson and Charlotte Rampling to Star in WAITING FOR THE MIRACLE TO COME Willie Nelson and Charlotte Rampling to Star in WAITING FOR THE MIRACLE TO COME
by Movies News Desk - February 18, 2015

Production is set to begin next month on Lian Lunson's film WAITING FOR THE MIRACLE TO COME, starring country music icon Willie Nelson, the legendary Charlotte Rampling, and newcomer Sophie Lowe.... (more...)
Seattle Shorts Film Festival Welcomes More Female Stars to Jury Seattle Shorts Film Festival Welcomes More Female Stars to Jury
by BWW News Desk - February 16, 2015

The Seattle Shorts Film Festival returns in 2015 to celebrate great films and filmmakers. In 2014, the one-day festival packed the SIFF Film Center with three sold out screening blocks and 28 filmmakers and actors attending from across the country. This year, the jury will be adding four bright new ... (more...)
THE GRAND BUDAPEST HOTEL, TRUE DETECTIVE, and More Lead 2015 Writers Guild Awards- ALL the Winners THE GRAND BUDAPEST HOTEL, TRUE DETECTIVE, and More Lead 2015 Writers Guild Awards- ALL the Winners
by BWW News Desk - February 15, 2015

The Writers Guild of America, West (WGAW) and the Writers Guild of America, East (WGAE) tonight announced the winners of the 2015 Writers Guild Awards for outstanding achievement in writing for film, television, new media, videogames, news, radio, promotional, and graphic animation categories at sim... (more...)
New Nationwide Screenings Set for SALAD DAYS: A DECADE OF PUNK IN WASHINGTON, D.C. New Nationwide Screenings Set for SALAD DAYS: A DECADE OF PUNK IN WASHINGTON, D.C.
by Movies News Desk - February 13, 2015

We are thrilled to announce that filmmakers Scott Crawford and Jim Saah will be screening their critically acclaimed documentary Salad Days: A Decade of Punk In Washington, DC (1980-90) across the country this spring.... (more...)
WOUNDED: THE BATTLE BACK HOME Heading to Netflix WOUNDED: THE BATTLE BACK HOME Heading to Netflix
by BWW News Desk - February 12, 2015

The Wounded Warrior Project (WWP) produced documentary mini-series 'Wounded: The Battle Back Home' will become available on Internet television network Netflix starting Sunday, February 15, 2015. The project, produced in conjunction with Austin-based Flow Nonfiction, was created to commemorate the 1... (more...)
Virgil Films to Distribute Breitling Energy's BREAKING FREE Virgil Films to Distribute Breitling Energy's BREAKING FREE
by BWW News Desk - February 12, 2015

Breitling Energy Corporation (OTCBB: BECC) (the 'Company') announces that Virgil Films and Entertainment, LLC intends to distribute 'Breaking Free,' a documentary about the advent and growth of hydraulic fracture stimulation, or fracking, in the United States.... (more...)
KUMIKO, THE TREASURE HUNTER Opens in Theaters 3/18 KUMIKO, THE TREASURE HUNTER Opens in Theaters 3/18
by Movies News Desk - February 11, 2015

KUMIKO, THE TREASURE HUNTER opens in Theaters March 18, 2015 via Amplify Releasing... (more...)
Garden State Film Festival Presents LGBT Themed Films Garden State Film Festival Presents LGBT Themed Films
by Movies News Desk - February 11, 2015

The Garden State Film Festival, now in its 13th year, has been committed to presenting LGBT themed films since its founding.... (more...)
Discovery Channel to Air Oscar-Winning Documentary RACING EXTINCTION; Watch Trailer Discovery Channel to Air Oscar-Winning Documentary RACING EXTINCTION; Watch Trailer
by TV News Desk - February 10, 2015

Discovery Channel announced today that they have acquired the domestic and international distribution rights to broadcast Academy Award®-winning director Louie Psihoyos's documentary RACING EXTINCTION to a global audience after its world premiere at The 2015 Sundance Film Festival.... (more...)
21st Annual Sedona International Film Festival Dedicated to Orson Wells 21st Annual Sedona International Film Festival Dedicated to Orson Wells
by Movies News Desk - February 10, 2015

?The 21st annual Sedona International Film Festival will celebrate the 100th birthday of film icon and former Sedona resident Orson Welles with screenings of Citizen Kane, Othello, Touch of Evil, Falstaff - Chimes at Midnight, several documentaries about his life and career... (more...)



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