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Watch the trailer for Sundance winning documentary “The Force”

Source:  Flavorwire Kino Lorber has released the trailer for "The Force," a documentary that takes a close look into the Oakland, California Police Department in attempted flux. The documentary, by Peter Nicks (who won Best Director in the documentary category at...

Dogwoof picks up “This Is Congo” for worldwide sales

Source:  Variety London-based sales outfit Dogwoof has picked up the documentary “This Is Congo,” which will have its world premiere at the Venice Film Festival, for worldwide sales. The BBC has already bought British television rights to the film, which looks at the...

Sup Doc Podcast Ep 64 Now Available

Hosts Paco Romane and George Chen discuss 2013 documentary "Muscle Shoals" with comedian Howard Kremer. Available on iTunes and the Sup Doc website.

J.J. Redick releases short documentary on the NBA free-agency process

Source:  CBS Philly New Philadelphia 76ers' guard J.J. Redick has released a new short documentary on LeBron James’ digital media company UNINTERRUPTED. The 15-minute mini-movie, released last week, details Redick’s decision to join the 76ers and the roller-coaster...

News & Documentary Emmy nominations announced. PBS & CBS lap field.

Source:  Deadline PBS and CBS more than doubled all other networks as the 38th annual News & Documentary Emmy nominations were announced today. PBS hoarded a leading 48 noms, led by Frontline (12), POV (11) and Independent Lens (10), followed by the Eye network...

BBC: Glasgow’s social media drug market exposed in new documentary

Source:  BBC BBC Three program "Stacey Dooley Investigates: Kids Selling Drugs Online" found dealers using social media apps to sell drugs with a few simple taps of a screen. In the show, Stacey met Corey, from Glasgow, who said he’s been buying ecstasy since he was...

What Traditional TV Documentarians Need to Know About VR

Source:   Neiman Reports Robert Socha thought VR and 360 video were mostly about different cameras.  He quickly learned he was wrong.  VR is a totally different way of thinking, producing, and storytelling. Read the story at Neiman Reports.

Five Eye-Opening Documentaries about Human Trafficking

Source:  Paste Magazine Human trafficking usually (but not always) involves sex trafficking, and documentaries on the subject generally follow suit. It’s a difficult subject made far more so by the fact that the victims of this globally ubiquitous crime are typically...