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“Memory: The Origins of Alien” set for a summer release

Source:  Deadline Screen Media and Legion M have acquired the North American rights to Alexandre O. Philippe's "Memory: The Origins of Alien," an exploration of the classic sci-fi film "Alien." "Memory: The Origins of Alien" unearths the largely untold origin story...

“Slay the Dragon” is the most important political film of the year

Source:  Variety “Slay the Dragon” is the most important political film of the year, and it may prove to be one of the key political films of the decade. It’s a documentary about gerrymandering, and offhand it would be hard to think of a subject less sexy — or a...

The 51 Best Documentaries of All Time

Source:  Time Out 1.  Shoah (1985) - "I don't ask the big questions, for I fear getting small answers," claims a historian in Claude Lanzmann's epic, exhaustive chronicle of the Holocaust.  "I concentrate on details, minutiae."  Just over nine hours long, Shoah is the...

“Hope Frozen” and “For Sama” win top prizes at Hot Docs

Source:  The Hollywood Reporter Hot Docs, North America's largest documentary film festival, named director Pailin Wedel's "Hope Frozen" the winner of its best international feature prize. "Hope Frozen" follows a Ph.D. in laser science who loses his two-year-old...

“The Russian Five” get the terrific documentary they deserve

Source:  Los Angeles Times One of the most dramatic and emotional of sports stories gets the expert film it deserves in “The Russian Five,” a documentary that is moving in ways you won’t see coming. The sport is professional ice hockey, specifically the saga of the...