Docs & Film Festivals

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Packing for TIFF – Tromsø International Film Festival

Docs & Film Festivals is packing for the first film festival this year; TIFF – Tromsø International Film Festival, in Tromsø, Norway. TIFF is probably the world’s northernmost film festival and the … Continue reading

15/01/2013 · Leave a comment

The 2013 Oscar nominees for best documentaries

The 85th Academy Awards nominations were announced today. As before there are two documentary categories; Best Documentary Feature and Best Documentary Short. Only five films are nominated in each category … Continue reading

10/01/2013 · Leave a comment

Best Documentaries of 2012

Happy new year everyone! It´s fitting to start the new year with a list of the best documentaries of 2012. 2012 was a good year for documentaries and putting this … Continue reading

05/01/2013 · Leave a comment

SAMSARA

The phenomenal documentary SAMSARA (2011) premiered today in numerous cities in Germany and will open tomorrow across USA, followed by screenings in numerous other countries around the world.  Directed by … Continue reading

24/08/2012 · Leave a comment

Last sitting

Today marks the 50th anniversary of Marilyn Monroe’s death and it´s fitting to dedicate this post to documentaries about the icon. Monroe was 36 years old when she died and … Continue reading

06/08/2012 · Leave a comment

The 2012 Oscar Nominees for Best Documentaries

The list of nominees for the 84th Academy Awards was announced today. The Academy Awards are only 33 days away but it should give you enough time to go see … Continue reading

24/01/2012 · Leave a comment