Kristi Jacobson News

BECOMING WARREN BUFFETT, CRIES FROM SYRIA, and More Among HBO's Documentary LineupBECOMING WARREN BUFFETT, CRIES FROM SYRIA, and More Among HBO's Documentary Lineup
by BWW News Desk - Jan 14, 2017

HBO has confirmed a diverse array of timely and thought-provoking documentaries for the first half of 2017, including: Peter Kunhardt's BECOMING WARREN BUFFETT, a revealing portrait of the billionaire philanthropist; Evgeny Afineevsky's CRIES FROM SYRIA, a searing look at the five-year conflict in Syria; Irene Taylor Brodsky's chilling BEWARE THE SLENDERMAN, exploring how the dark corners of the Internet can influence society's most impressionable young consumers of the media; and Erin Lee Carr's MOMMY DEAD AND DEAREST, the headline-grabbing story of Dee Dee Blanchard and Gypsy Rose Blanchard, touching on child abuse, mental illness and forbidden love. (more...)

HBO Announces Documentary Lineup for First Half of 2017HBO Announces Documentary Lineup for First Half of 2017
by TV News Desk - Jan 14, 2017

HBO has confirmed a diverse array of timely and thought-provoking documentaries for the first half of 2017 (more...)

HBO to Premiere Documentary SOLITARY: INSIDE RED ONION STATE PRISON, 2/6HBO to Premiere Documentary SOLITARY: INSIDE RED ONION STATE PRISON, 2/6
by TV News Desk - Jan 13, 2017

Directed by Kristi Jacobson, SOLITARY: INSIDE RED ONION STATE PRISON explores life on both sides of the bars, raising provocative questions about punishment in America today. (more...)

32nd Film Independent Spirit Awards Nominations Announced32nd Film Independent Spirit Awards Nominations Announced
by BWW News Desk - Nov 22, 2016

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BPA Shakespeare Society Presents A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM, Now thru 7/26BPA Shakespeare Society Presents A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM, Now thru 7/26
by BWW News Desk - Jul 9, 2015

Bainbridge Performing Arts is partnering with the Bloedel Reserve to present an outdoor summertime performance. The BPA Shakespeare Society will perform A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM tonight, July 9 - 26 in the meadow at Bloedel Reserve. (more...)

BPA Shakespeare Society to Present A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM, 7/9-26BPA Shakespeare Society to Present A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM, 7/9-26
by BWW News Desk - Jun 8, 2015

The BPA Shakespeare Society's 2013 and 2014 productions were met with rave reviews and sold out quickly; patrons are strongly encouraged to purchase their tickets in advance.Tickets, $25 for adults, and $20 for seniors, students, youth, military, and teachers, may be purchased online at www.bainbridgeperformingarts.org, by phone at 206.842.8569 or in person at BPA, 200 Madison Avenue North, Bainbridge Island. BPA Box Office hours are 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. Wednesday through Friday, and one hour prior to each performance. Contact Production Manager Siobhan Maguire at 206.842.8569 for additional information. (more...)

12 YEARS A SLAVE, GRAVITY Tie at 2014 Producers Guild Awards; Full List of Winners Announced12 YEARS A SLAVE, GRAVITY Tie at 2014 Producers Guild Awards; Full List of Winners Announced
by Movies News Desk - Jan 20, 2014

Last night, the Producers Guild of America (PGA) announced this year's winning motion picture and television productions at the 25th Annual Producers Guild Awards ceremony at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Los Angeles. (more...)

BREAKING BAD, COLBERT Among Winners of 2014 Producers Guild Awards; Full List AnnouncedBREAKING BAD, COLBERT Among Winners of 2014 Producers Guild Awards; Full List Announced
by TV News Desk - Jan 20, 2014

Last night, the Producers Guild of America (PGA) announced this year's winning motion picture and television productions at the 25th Annual Producers Guild Awards ceremony at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Los Angeles. (more...)

BREAKING BAD, DOWNTON ABBEY Among 2014 PGA Nominations; Full List AnnouncedBREAKING BAD, DOWNTON ABBEY Among 2014 PGA Nominations; Full List Announced
by TV News Desk - Jan 3, 2014

The Producers Guild of America (PGA) announced today the motion picture and long-form television nominations for the 25th Annual Producers Guild Awards. (more...)

GRAVITY, AMERICAN HUSTLE Among 2014 PGA Nominations; Full List AnnouncedGRAVITY, AMERICAN HUSTLE Among 2014 PGA Nominations; Full List Announced
by Movies News Desk - Jan 3, 2014

The Producers Guild of America (PGA) announced today the motion picture and long-form television nominations for the 25th Annual Producers Guild Awards. (more...)

THE SQUARE, SLOMO, INSIDE MAN Top 2013 IDA Documentary AwardsTHE SQUARE, SLOMO, INSIDE MAN Top 2013 IDA Documentary Awards
by Movies News Desk - Dec 7, 2013

The International Documentary Association (IDA)'s 29th Annual IDA Documentary Awards were held last night, Friday, December 6th at the Director's Guild in Los Angeles. Scroll down for a full list of winners! (more...)

BPA Shakespeare Society to Stage THE TEMPEST at IslandWood, Begin. TodayBPA Shakespeare Society to Stage THE TEMPEST at IslandWood, Begin. Today
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2013

BPA has formed a partnership with IslandWood to present an outdoor summertime performance. The BPA Shakespeare Society will perform The Tempest for one week in August at the Creaky Tree Meadow on the campus of IslandWood. (more...)

BPA Shakespeare Society to Stage THE TEMPEST at IslandWood, Begin. 8/1BPA Shakespeare Society to Stage THE TEMPEST at IslandWood, Begin. 8/1
by BWW News Desk - Jul 13, 2013

BPA has formed a partnership with IslandWood to present an outdoor summertime performance. The BPA Shakespeare Society will perform The Tempest for one week in August at the Creaky Tree Meadow on the campus of IslandWood. (more...)

Ben Stiller Among Line-Up for 2013 Tribeca Film Festival Talks SeriesBen Stiller Among Line-Up for 2013 Tribeca Film Festival Talks Series
by Movies News Desk - Mar 21, 2013

The 2013 Tribeca Film Festival (TFF), presented by American Express, today announced its lineup for the 2013 Tribeca Talks panel series. (more...)

BWW TV: A PLACE AT THE TABLE Trailer Released!BWW TV: A PLACE AT THE TABLE Trailer Released!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 1, 2013

49 million people in the U.S.-one in four children-don't know where their next meal is coming from, despite our having the means to provide nutritious, affordable food for all Americans. Directors Kristi Jacobson and Lori Silverbush examine this issue through the lens of three people who are struggling with food insecurity: Barbie, a single Philadelphia mother who grew up in poverty and is trying to provide a better life for her two kids; Rosie, a Colorado fifth-grader who often has to depend on friends and neighbors to feed her and has trouble concentrating in school; and Tremonica, a Mississippi second-grader whose asthma and health issues are exacerbated by the largely empty calories her hardworking mother can afford. From the people who brought you FOOD, INC., A PLACE AT THE TABLE features Top Chef's Tom Colicchio, Oscar-winning actor Jeff Bridges, and many others. (more...)

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - Tonight's TOSH.O, JESELNIK OFFENSIVE on Comedy CentralVIDEO: Sneak Peek - Tonight's TOSH.O, JESELNIK OFFENSIVE on Comedy Central
by TV News Desk - Feb 26, 2013

Tonight on COMEDY CENTRAL watch all-new episodes of 'Tosh.0,' 'The Jeselnik Offensive,' 'The Daily Show' and 'The Colbert Report'. Below, get a sneak peek at tonight's TOSH.O and THE JESELNIK OFFENSIVE. (more...)

Scoop: THE DAILY SHOW WITH JON STEWART on COMEDY CENTRAL - Week of February 25, 2013Scoop: THE DAILY SHOW WITH JON STEWART on COMEDY CENTRAL - Week of February 25, 2013
by TV Scoop - Feb 21, 2013

Get all the scoop on THE DAILY SHOW WITH JON STEWART, airing on COMEDY CENTRAL for the week of February 25, 2013! (more...)

BWW TV: Trailer Released for A PLACE AT THE TABLEBWW TV: Trailer Released for A PLACE AT THE TABLE
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jan 11, 2013

49 million people in the U.S.-one in four children-don't know where their next meal is coming from, despite our having the means to provide nutritious, affordable food for all Americans. Directors Kristi Jacobson and Lori Silverbush examine this issue through the lens of three people who are struggling with food insecurity: Barbie, a single Philadelphia mother who grew up in poverty and is trying to provide a better life for her two kids; Rosie, a Colorado fifth-grader who often has to depend on friends and neighbors to feed her and has trouble concentrating in school; and Tremonica, a Mississippi second-grader whose asthma and health issues are exacerbated by the largely empty calories her hardworking mother can afford. From the people who brought you FOOD, INC., A PLACE AT THE TABLE features Top Chef's Tom Colicchio, Oscar-winning actor Jeff Bridges, and many others. (more...)

John Goodman, Stan Lee Among Honorees at 15th Annual Savannah Film FestivalJohn Goodman, Stan Lee Among Honorees at 15th Annual Savannah Film Festival
by Movies News Desk - Oct 9, 2012

The 2012 Savannah Film Festival added Emmy- and Golden Globe-winning actor John Goodman ('The Artist'), former president and chairman of Marvel Comics Stan Lee ('Spider-Man'), Pulitzer Prize winning screenwriter David Lindsay-Abaire ('Rabbit Hole') and John Gatins ('Real Steel') to its list of honorees. (more...)

John Goodman and Stan Lee Join 15th Annual Savannah Film Fest LineupJohn Goodman and Stan Lee Join 15th Annual Savannah Film Fest Lineup
by Movies News Desk - Oct 8, 2012

Emmy and Golden Globe Award winning actor John Goodman (Flight) will receive an Outstanding Achievement in Cinema Award and comic book legend, former President and Chairman of Marvel Comics Stan Lee (The Avengers) will receive a Lifetime Achievement Award at the 15th Annual Savannah Film Festival, which will take place from October 27th to November 3th. (more...)

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