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Filmmaker Magazine writes about Tuesday's DCTV Presents "The Line Blurs" event. The panel tackled issues of integrity and responsibility in relating fiction versus non-fiction films and brought out a wonderful group of filmmakers.
On Thursday, Lifetime rolled out “Million Dollar Shoppers,” a braying reality show about gratingly annoying people who shop for some of the New York area’s super-rich. On Monday night, HBO offers the documentary short “Redemption,” a delicate...
Rooftop Films announced today the winning recipients of its 2013 Filmmakers' Fund grantees. The 12 grants are funded through Rooftop's annual festival in addition to partnerships with Edgeworx Studios, Eastern Effects, The Adrienne Shelly Foundation...
Winning awards for your work gives you deep satisfaction and a certificate, plaque or statue to display, but more importantly, they give you valuable recognition that can get you interest in the awarded production, more funding for your next project...
Why make a short film? At Short Takes, a recent panel discussion co-presented by IFP and DCTV, the answers varied with each pass of the microphone. The participating panelists — Terence Nance, Dustin Guy Defa, Lauren Wolkstein, Ryan Koo, and...
Acclaimed documentary filmmakers Michael Moore, Alex Gibney and Morgan Spurlock joined together on Tuesday morning with top New York City officials to celebrate the groundbreaking for the Downtown Community Television Center's brand new documentary-...
Directors Michael Moore and Morgan Spurlock dug in at the breaking ground ceremony for the new Downtown Community Television Center (DCTV) state-of-the-art cinema for documentaries in New York earlier this week. The cinema on Lafayette Street, in...
The Honorable Michael Bloomberg, Mayor, City of New York; along with The Honorable Scott Stringer, Manhattan Borough President; The Honorable Margaret Chin, New York City Council Member, District 1; and The Honorable Gale Brewer, New York City...
TRIBECA—Two Michaels (both Bloomberg and Moore) and a cadre of other important folks are breaking ground tomorrow on a brand-new movie theater, called DCTV Cinema, which will be exclusively devoted to screening documentaries. The coolest part, in...
The divisive documentarian was on hand in New York for the groundbreaking of the nation’s first documentary-only cinema, which will be built on Lafayette St.