The Producers Guild of America has nominated seven films for its top documentary award — “Chasing Coral,” “City of Ghosts,” “Cries From Syria,” “Earth: One Amazing Day,” “Jane,” “Joshua: Teenager vs. Superpower” and “The Newspaperman: The Life and Times of Ben Bradlee.”
Far From the Tree is premiering at DOC NYC on Friday, November 10, 2017 at the SVA Theatre in New York, New York. Sundance Selects will release the film Summer 2018.
Good Men Project Director of Special Projects, Michael Kasdan, had the chance to preview the film and to chat with Dr. Solomon about it.
A bevy of Washington VIPs and journalism behemoths — including Bob Woodward, Carl Bernstein, CNN’s Wolf Blitzer, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) and Sally Quinn — celebrating the premiere of a new documentary about legendary Washington Post editor Ben Bradlee.
Among the crowd at the exclusive soiree for HBO’s “The Newspaperman: The Life and Times of Ben Bradlee,” on Wednesday at the Newseum in downtown Washington: Sen. Ed Markey (D-Mass.), Rep. Debbie Dingell (D-Mich.), HBO Chairman and CEO Richard Plepler, Tammy Haddad, former Sen. Chris Dodd (D-Conn.), Tony Kornheiser, executive producers Richard Cohen and Peter Kunhardt, BET's Sheila Johnson and Bradlee's son, Quinn Bradlee.
“The Newspaperman” debuts on HBO on Dec. 4.
Sundance Selects announced today that the company is acquiring US and Canadian rights to Rachel Dretzin’s documentary, Far From The Tree, ahead of its world premiere on November 10 at DOC NYC documentary festival.
Sundance Selects plans a theatrical release during summer 2018.
HBO will debut John Maggio’s doc The Newspaperman: The Life and Times of Ben Bradlee on Monday, December 4th.
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Black America Since MLK: And Still I Rise is nominated for a News & Doc Emmy for Outstanding Historical Documentary! It is nominated alongside Best of Enemies, Team Foxcatcher, UNDERFIRE: The Untold Story of Pfc. Tony Vaccaro, and No Más Bebés for the 38th News & Doc Emmy Awards.
More info here: emmyonline.com/download/news_38th_nominations_Final.pdf
Oklahoma City is nominated for an Emmy for Exceptional Merit in Documentary Filmmaking! It is nominated alongside OJ: Made In America, The White Helmets, Bright Lights: Starring Carrie Fisher and Debbie Reynolds, and LA 92 for the 69th Emmy Awards.
The New York Times' Mike Hale reviews our next American Experience film, Ruby Ridge, calling it a "vivid, personal account" of a moment "when the promise of America is violently betrayed".
Variety's Owen Gleiberman gives a glowing in-depth review of Oklahoma City at Sundance Film Festival! He states that "there are certain documentaries... that heighten and clarify the past in a way that can shed revelatory light upon the present. That’s the sort of movie that “Oklahoma City” is."
See the full review here: http://variety.com/2017/film/reviews/oklahoma-city-review-1201965067/
The Huffington Post writes about Ark's American Experience Film, Oklahoma City, noting "it is a document of patriotism turned into radicalism, a familiar notion amid the alarming nationalist force that has only become more incentivized in the wake of Donald Trump’s election". Huffington Post also has the exclusive trailer premiere.
View the trailer & article here: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/oklahoma-city-trailer_us_586e50d2e4b0c4be0af306f2
Sundance Film Festival unveils its 2017 line-up, including Oklahoma City as ones of its Documentary Premieres.
Sundance Film Festival has announced its 2017 Documentary Premieres, including Ark's "Oklahoma City" documentary film!
Columbia University's Graduate School of Journalism has announced "Cancer: The Emperor of all Maladies" as a winner of the 2016 Alfred I. duPont-Columbia University Awards.