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‘POV’ Unveils 35th Season Lineup, Led by ‘Wuhan Wuhan’ (EXCLUSIVE)

“POV,” the longest-running series for independent documentaries on television, has unveiled the majority of its slate for the series’ 35th season, which launches on July 11 with Yung Chang’s “Wuhan Wuhan.” Neighborhood...

How Kate Mara and Famous Pals Inspired a Filmmaker to Finish His Documentary About a Battle Against Big Pork

Two years ago, Kate Mara watched a rough cut of “The Smell of Money” – a documentary about Elsie Herring’s decades-long fight to stop a multibillion-dollar corporate hog farm from spraying animal...

Documentary Director R.J. Cutler Expands His Development and Production Team (EXCLUSIVE)

This Machine, the production company founded by veteran documentary director and producer R.J. Cutler, has bolstered its development and production team with four new hires. Cutler, the Emmy Award-winning director behind docus...

Connor Schell Has Rolled Out the Red Carpet for Live-Event Arm, Full Day Productions

Connor Schell and Chernin Entertainment’s nonfiction banner Words + Pictures is getting ready for its next red carpet moment – the Oscars preshow on Sunday — via Full Day Productions, its fledgling...

How ‘Pachinko’ Producers Beat the Odds With an Epic Streaming Series Starring ‘Minari’ Oscar Winner Yuh-Jung Youn

Ambitious in scope and storytelling, “Pachinko” seems tailor-made for today’s international streaming wars. It arrives March 25 on Apple TV Plus with a literary pedigreeand “Minari” Oscar winner Yuh-jung Youn in a...

With ‘The Black Cop’ BAFTA Win, Guardian Documentaries Builds on Momentum as Short Films Competition Heats Up

Since the launch of Guardian Documentaries in 2016, the short film division of the British daily newspaper has garnered an Oscar and a BAFTA over the past two consecutive years, scoring the...

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