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  • Documentary about 22 American WWI and WWII cemeteries screens at Library of Congress on Dec. 2
    Film about 22 U.S. WWI and WWII cemeteries screens at Library of Congress Dec. 2
    The Emmy®-nominated "Hallowed Grounds", the first-ever documentary on 22 U.S. World War One and World War Two cemeteries abroad, will be screened and discussed free by filmmaker Glenn Marcus at the Library of Congress on Dec. 2.The...
  • Cocaine Sub Hunt
    Movie review: Cocaine Sub Hunt
    Deep in Colombia where cocaine and drug lords rule the DEA is chasing the newest innovation in smuggling… submarines.Eric Meyers and assorted unidentified DEA or government agents.Colombian drug producers do their best to stay one step...
  • Meteor Strike
    Movie review: Meteor Strike
    On February 15, 2013, an asteroid entered the airspace over Russia’s Ural Mountains, drawing the attention of the world. Exploding in the air rather than striking the ground as a whole, the effects were felt for miles in every direction...
  • The Eckers and Sophie Tucker
    "The Outrageous Sophie Tucker" tells the tale of an early superstar
    Before Barbra, before Bette and way before Gaga, there was Sophie. Now a new documentary, "The Outrageous Sophie Tucker," which opened Friday, both pays homage to Tucker and provides a case study worthy of Harvard Business School by...
  • The 5th San Francisco Dance Film Festival
    The 5th San Francisco Dance Film Festival - November 6-9
    San Francisco Dance Film Festival announces the full schedule for its 5th anniversary season, featuring nearly 70 dance films from around the world, including a special kickoff event, opening and closing receptions, and discussions with local and...
  • Which Experts are the Makers of ‘Free for All’ Consulting
    Which Experts are the Makers of ‘Free for All’ Consulting
    The experts the makers of the documentary Free for All: Inside the Public Library are consulting include Nicholas A. Basbanes, Ph.D.; Mathew Battles, Ph.D.; Robert Dawson; Nancy Pearl; Robert D. Putnam, Ph.D.; Wayne A. Wiegand, Ph.D.; and Judy...
  • Ruined Books in Flooded Queens Borough Public Library Branch after Hurricane Sandy
    Short Film ‘Libraries to the Rescue’ Gives Foretaste of ‘Free for All’
    The makers of Free for All: Inside the Public Librarystate, “We are building community interest through social media dissemination of short pieces filmed during our research. On the one-year anniversary of Hurricane Sandy, we posted our 4...
  • The Filmmakers Behind ‘Free for All: Inside the Public Library’ Documentary
    The Filmmakers Behind ‘Free for All: Inside the Public Library’ Documentary
    Free for All: Inside the Public Library is a production of Bay Area-based Serendipity Films, LLC. Director Dawn Logsdon is also a producer of the film. Stanley Nelson, a 2002 MacArthur Fellow, is Executive Producer. Lucie Faulknor is Producer...
  • Filmmakers Turn to Kickstarter to Finance Documentary about Public Libraries
    Filmmakers Turn to Kickstarter to Finance Documentary about Public Libraries
    Documentary maker Dawn Logsdon and her associates at Bay Area-based Serendipity Films, LLC are in the midst of making Free for All: Inside the Public Library with the hope of seeing it broadcast on P.B.S., but they need $75,000 to cover the...
  • American Indian Film Festival
    39th Annaul American Indian Film Festival -- Nov. 1-9 in San Francisco
    The 39th Annual American Indian Film Festival returns to the b AMC Metreon in San Francisco, Saturday, November 1toSaturday, November 8. The annuaul American Indian Motion Picture Awards Showwill be held onSunday, November 9at thePalace of Fine...
  • Metallica Through the Never
    Movie review: Metallica Through the Never
    Heavy metal band Metallica is presented as live in this concert film which includes a strange side story. Trip, a crew member, is sent on a simple errand but finds himself in a surreal adventure of chance and fate.Dane DeHaan (Trip), James...
  • ABC TV's documentary about the Marvel Comics rise to fame is coming in November
    Announcement of Marvel Comics documentary coming in November to ABC
    According to ComicBook.com on Thursday, at a press event coming from Marvel's S.T.A.T.I.O.N. was announced an upcoming ABC documentary entitled "Marvel 75 Years: From Pulp to Pop!" This would be in celebration which marks the...
  • Bay Area ReelAbilities Disabilities Film Festival
    ReelAbilities Bay Area Disabilities Film Festival - October 15-19
    Showcasing Award Winning Films By and About People With DisabilitiesCreative Growth Art Center in Oakland, the oldest and largest art center serving adult and young adult artists with developmental, physical, emotional and mental disabilities, is...
  • Out in The Night
    Review: Out in The Night (documentary)
    The documentary Out in The Night, previously titled The Fire This Time, was finished due to its Kickstarter campaign. The film, which raised over three thousand dollars more than their goal, is a social cry for the political status of US cases and...
  • Oakland Underground Film Festival
    Oakland Underground Film Festival - Sept. 25-28
    The Festival highlights non-traditional narratives and local filmmakers with critically-lauded indie docs, comedies, and dramasOPENING NIGHT THURSDAY SEPTEMBER 25TH, 20147:00 pm @ Grand Lake TheaterTHE INFINITE MANDirector Hugh Sullivan; Starring...