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Filmmakers and Policy Leaders to Attend June 20, 2014 AFI DOCS Charles Guggenheim Symposium at the National Archives in Washington, DC WASHINGTON, May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The American
ESPN will highlight Chicago Cubs fan Steve Bartman during a one-hour documentary about Game 6 of the 2003 National League Championship series. The Cubs were leading the Florida Marlins 3-0 in the top of the eighth and were just five outs away from their first World Series berth since 1945. Distraught
By MAL VINCENT By Mal Vincent The Virginian-Pilot GONZO: The Life and Work of Dr. Hunter S. Thompson" was bound to show up on the Naro Expanded Cinema calendar sooner or later.
He was decades past his "gonzo" glory days, well into a lifetime of substance abuse and just a couple of years away from the moment he would take his own life with the final evidence of what he liked to call "my gun problem." But here's what Hunter S. Thompson wrote for ESPN.com the morning of Sept.
By Bob Keyes Filmmaker D'Arcy Marsh returns to his roots, quite unexpectedly, with a series of short films called "Between the Tides" about the wonders (natural and otherwise) of midcoast Maine.
In February, Alex Gibney took home the Academy Award for best documentary feature for "Taxi to the Dark Side," his eerie investigation into charges of prisoner abuse by U.S. forces in Afghanistan and Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.
By Michael Sragow, The Baltimore Sun Jul. 4--It's not 'just the facts, Ma'am,'" says Alex Gibney, channeling TV's Dragnet's Jack Webb.
For artful hyperbole, scalding personal invective, jaundiced political analysis and drug-fueled fantasy, American news writing has never produced a wild man to equal Hunter S. Thompson. He was a troublemaker, a rule-bender and a lawbreaker.
By Chris Kaltenbach, The Baltimore Sun Jun. 27--The Spring 2008 Cinema Sundays series wraps this weekend with documentary filmmaker Alex Gibney's Gonzo: The Life and Work of Dr. Hunter S. Thompson.
By Andrew Wallenstein LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - The writer-director of the Oscar-nominated documentary "Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room" has signed a deal to develop a white-collar crime drama at CBS Paramount Television.
- A political dynamiter.