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Sheffield Doc/Fest Day#1

Excitement was in the air today at Sheffield. It´s the first day of the four-day documentary film festival and thousands of people are gathered here at Sheffield for the big … Continue reading

14/06/2012 · Leave a comment

Sheffield Doc/Fest 9 days away

Over 75 industry sessions, masterclasses and interviews with filmmakers will be at Sheffield Doc/fest this year. The sessions are great opportunity to extend ones knowledge about the documentary film industry, … Continue reading

03/06/2012 · Leave a comment

More Sex & Docs & Rock ‘N Roll

Sheffield Doc/Fest is little more than three weeks away. The festival continues to live up to it´s reputation of great documentaries and great parties. The festival is the biggest of … Continue reading

21/05/2012 · Leave a comment

Future of Hope

When three major Icelandic banks collapsed in October 2008 it was obvious that the crisis would affect society and people for generations to come. The banking crisis in Iceland inspired … Continue reading

26/02/2012 · Leave a comment

Golden Oldies

Doc Alliance is now offering free streaming of British doc classics on their website. These films include films by famous John Grierson and Robert Joseph Flaherty. The saying goes that … Continue reading

10/02/2012 · Leave a comment

Exit Through the Gift Shop: A Banksy Film

Nominated as Best Documentary at the Academy Awards in 2010, Exit Through The Gift Shop: A Bansky Film is a must see for everyone interested in the works of British … Continue reading

22/12/2011 · Leave a comment

The Sunday Doc – Gypsy wedding extravaganza

My Big Fat Gypsy Wedding is a one-off TV documentary screened at Channel 4, UK in 2010. The doc had huge ratings in the UK, and as a result, Channel … Continue reading

18/12/2011 · Leave a comment

Sarah Palin: You betcha!

What do former Alaska governor Sarah Palin, Hollywood madam Heidi Fleiss and Aileen Wournos, the serial killer have in common? British documentary director Nick Broomfield has made separate films about … Continue reading

16/12/2011 · Leave a comment