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Show Me Democracy: Director Dan Parris Previews His New Documentary [+ Exclusive Clip]

I have never been this politically engaged and active. And I’m one of those people who turned 18, registered to vote, and then voted the very next month. Before the November 2016 election, I thought I was doing my part. I make sure I’m registered, I research candidates and issues […]

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Fantastic Lies: Director Marina Zenovich Previews ESPN’s 30 for 30 Documentary [Exclusive]

I remember hearing about this case back in 2006. When it made national news, I found myself paying attention for a few reasons. First because, once again, it seemed like a group of privileged athletes were going to get away with something. And second, because I almost went to Duke […]

Bolshoi Babylon [Preview]
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Bolshoi Babylon [Preview]

What seemed to start out as a shocking tragedy — the artistic director of the world-renowned Bolshoi Ballet, Sergei Filin, was attacked with acid — soon exposed the scandals and infighting plaguing the iconic institution. Male soloist Pavel Dmitrichenko was arrested and charged with the crime, much to the surprise of the […]

HBO Documentary Preview: “Requiem for the Dead: American Spring 2014”
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HBO Documentary Preview: “Requiem for the Dead: American Spring 2014”

The gun debate in America gets ever more divisive, even though lot of people seem to recognize the need for gun control. Is there any way to get all these guns off the street and out of the hands of criminals and ordinary citizens alike? As the death toll rises […]

Epix Documentary Preview: Deep Web
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Epix Documentary Preview: Deep Web

Much more than a place to get access to illegal drugs, false identity papers, etc.,  Silk Road seemed like a place to build a community of like-minded individuals. Although there was illegal activity on Silk Road, there were still rules. Trying to hire a hitman? Not allowed. Interested in child […]

Director Nick Broomfield Talks HBO’s Tales of The Grim Sleeper [Exclusive]
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Director Nick Broomfield Talks HBO’s Tales of The Grim Sleeper [Exclusive]

On July 7, 2010, Lonnie Franklin was arrested as a suspect in the “Grim Sleeper” murders, which took place in South Central Los Angeles from 1985 to 2007. His arrest was not the product of painstaking detective work, but the accidental result of a computer DNA match linking him to […]

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Sinatra: All or Nothing at All [Preview]

The Jinx: The Life and Deaths of Robert Durst. Going Clear: Scientology. HBO is on fire with its rollout of amazing documentaries.Tonight and tomorrow night the premium channel focuses on a legendary entertainer in Sinatra: All or Nothing at All. It features exclusive footage of Ol’ Blue Eyes in concert […]

Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief [Preview]
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Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief [Preview]

This documentary will scare you; if it doesn’t, you aren’t paying attention. The power of belief can lead to all kinds of actions and outcomes — some good, some bad. We’ve personally always thought of Scientology as a cult. We get that what draws people into this world is the […]

HBO Documentary Preview: Citizenfour
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HBO Documentary Preview: Citizenfour

Oscar winning documentary Citizenfour is a real-life international thriller that unfolds by the minute. With unprecedented access, this gripping behind-the-scenes chronicle follows director Laura Poitras and journalist Glenn Greenwald’s remarkable encounters with Edward Snowden in a Hong Kong hotel room as he hands over classified documents that provide evidence of mass indiscriminate and […]

The Jinx: The Life and Deaths of Robert Durst [Advance Review]
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The Jinx: The Life and Deaths of Robert Durst [Advance Review]

Warning: Spoilers Ahead Accused of murdering his elderly neighbor in Galveston, Texas and under suspicion for the disappearance of his first wife almost two decades prior, Robert Durst has long been considered an enigma. When Oscar-nominated filmmakers Andrew Jarecki and Scott Smerling made All Good Things, a film inspired by one […]