documentary


First Trailer for Harrison Ford-Narrated Armstrong Documentary Hits

First Trailer for Harrison Ford-Narrated 'Armstrong' Documentary Hits

If you are someone who LOVES learning about the great American Space Race and the astronauts who boldly went where no man had gone before, you need to check out Armstrong.A documentary about Neil Armstrong directed by David Fairehead is told through interviews, home footage, and Neil's own words (narrated by fellow pilot Harrison Ford), Armstrong has all[...]

Crunchyroll Talks Localization in Anime in New Mini Doc

Crunchyroll Talks Localization in Anime in New Mini Doc

Crunchryoll has been having a lot of fun lately with some mini documentaries. The first covered the popularity of Gundpla models and how they saved the Gundam anime franchise. The latest talks about localization, what it is, and how it has forced changes in anime series for western audiences over the years. Here's Crunchyroll host […]

[SXSW 2019] The River and the Wall will Challenge Your Notions of a Border Wall

[SXSW 2019] 'The River and the Wall' will Challenge Your Notions of a Border Wall

The River and the Wall is a beautiful nature and travelogue documentary with a sharp political edge Those things don’t normally go together, but that is exactly the point as director Ben Masters attempts to show exactly how incongruous the idea of a 2,000 mile border wall is with the varied and gorgeous landscapes of[...]


HBO Sets Premieres for Veep Big Little Lies Michael Jackson Doc Neverland and More

HBO Sets Premieres for 'Veep,' 'Big Little Lies,' Michael Jackson Doc 'Neverland' and More

During the cable/streaming portion of this winter's Television Critics Association (TCA) press event, HBO released the premiere dates for several upcoming projects, including new seasons of Veep and Big Little Lies as well as the debuts of miniseries Chernobyl, comedy series Los Espookys, and controversial Michael Jackson documentary Leaving Neverland.[caption id="attachment_978108" align="alignnone" width="2000"] Courtesy of Sundance[...]



[Sundance 2019] The Inventor Review: The Slow Motion Train Wreck that was Theranos

[Sundance 2019] The Inventor Review: The Slow Motion Train Wreck that was Theranos

Gigney takes the time to interview former employees, investors, mentors, and even psychologists as they try to examine how Holmes managed to convince so many people to give her money without anyone looking into her financials or her prototype.[caption id="attachment_977606" align="aligncenter" width="600"] photo by Drew Kelly, courtesy of Sundance Institute.[/caption]As a documentary it is interesting[...]

Martin Scorseses Bob Dylan Documentary Rolling Thunder Coming to Netflix

Martin Scorsese's Bob Dylan Documentary 'Rolling Thunder' Coming to Netflix

Martin Scorsese is re-teaming with Bob Dylan for a new documentary project coming exclusively to Netflix Called “Rolling Thunder Revue: A Bob Dylan Story by Martin Scorsese”, it's a safe bet this won't be your average music documentary.[caption id="attachment_969361" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The legendary Bob DylanPhoto by Christian Bertrand / Shutterstock.com[/caption]This also isn't the first time the two titans of their[...]

Watch: Trailer for I Am Paul Walker Documentary

Watch: Trailer for 'I Am Paul Walker' Documentary

While probably best known for his role of Bryan in the Fast & Furious franchise, Walker was an avid motorsports enthusiast.I Am Paul Walker, a documentary directed by Adrian Buitenhuis (which aired on television earlier this year) aims to tell the story of the man behind those blue blue eyes The doc featured interviews including Fast & Furious actor[...]


Eating Animals Makes You Reconsider Eating Animals

'Eating Animals' Makes You Reconsider Eating Animals

Directed by Christopher Dillon (God Grew Tired of Us), based on the book by Jonathan Safran Foer, and narrated by Natalie Portman (who also serves as a producer), the documentary is a sometimes harrowing look at where your food comes from.One of the true stars of the documentary is Frank Reese and his heritage birds[...]


FX Hulu and The New York Times All in on Docuseries The Weekly

FX, Hulu, and The New York Times All in on Docuseries 'The Weekly'

We also want to thank our partners at Hulu on this deal and the team at Left/Right.”- John Landgraf, CEO of FX Networks and FX ProductionsThe Weekly is a narrative documentary news program that will feature one or two of The New York Times’ biggest and most important visual stories each week[...]

[Tribeca 2018] Love Gilda Review: A Touching Tribute to a Prime-Time Talent

[Tribeca 2018] 'Love, Gilda' Review: A Touching Tribute to a Prime-Time Talent

[caption id="attachment_837053" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit: Love, Gilda[/caption]Though the Tribeca Film Festival is known for (obviously) being a film festival, the 2018 edition opened with a touching documentary on an influential female comedian best known for her ground-breaking work on the small screen Director/producer Lisa D’Apolito's Love, Gilda premiered at the Beacon Theater as the kick-off to[...]


[#Tribeca2018] Bleeding Cools Tribeca Film Festival Guide to All 96 Feature Films

[#Tribeca2018] Bleeding Cool's Tribeca Film Festival Guide to All 96 Feature Films

The famed festival is set to open on Wednesday, April 18, with the world premiere of Lisa D’Apolito's Gilda Radner documentary Love, Gilda; and closing on April 29 with the world premiere of The Fourth Estate, Oscar-nominated director Liz Garbus' doc that The New York Times' coverage of the first year of Donald Trump's presidency.https://youtu.be/BcHYRrUI7w8Best of all? Bleeding[...]

Netflix Announces 2018 Tribeca Film Festival Films and Documentaries

Netflix Announces 2018 Tribeca Film Festival Films and Documentaries

With a little more than a month to go before the famed film festival, Netflix has released their feature film and documentary feature selections for the 2018 Tribeca Film Festival Taking place from April 18-29 in New York City, the streaming service's four selections include two North American feature film debuts (Cargo, Sunday’s Illness aka La Enfermedad[...]

Blumhouse Sets No One Saw a Thing Doc Series at SundanceTV

Blumhouse Sets 'No One Saw a Thing' Doc Series at SundanceTV

Credit: (left) Kathy Hutchins - Shutterstock.com / (right) SundanceTV[/caption]A murder takes place in front of five dozen witnesses — seems pretty much a slam dunk case, right? Yet over 30 years later, the case remains unsolved because apparently No One Saw a Thing: also the title of Blumhouse Television's six-episode true crime documentary series for SundanceTV. Israeli documentarian[...]

Chris Claremont on How Heroes Stand up for Social Inequity and the Re-Released X-Men Doc

Chris Claremont on How Heroes Stand up for Social Inequity, and the Re-Released X-Men Doc

For the upcoming expanded re-release of the Patrick Meaney-directed documentary, Chris Claremont's X-Men, I was given the opportunity to interview both Meaney and Chris Claremont himself to talk about the documentary, the X-Men, and the kind of comics the world needs.[caption id="attachment_787468" align="aligncenter" width="600"] © Luigi Novi / Wikimedia Commons[/caption]BC: I’ll start with Mr[...]