- When Documentary Filmmakers Direct Political Ads
When documentary storytelling intersects with political advertising.
- The Spine-Tingling, Eye-Opening Thrill of Morgan Spurlock's 'Rats'
'Rats' invites viewers into a world underneath the gutters and in the shadows.
- How Documentarians Have Covered Donald Trump Throughout the Years
A look at the past and present documentaries that have covered Donald Trump.
- Terrence Malick's First Documentary Tackles the History of the Universe
The exquisitely constructed Voyage of Time is not your average science documentary.
- The Documentary Box Office Fizzle of 2016
The soft year at the box office may set the trend for the future theatrical life of all documentaries.
- Subverting North Korean Propaganda Through Documentary
These films show what's really happening within North Korea's closed borders.
- The Slippery Slope of Documentary Subjectivity
Is there more to Author: The JT LeRoy Story than what we are seeing?
- Regional Filmmakers With an International Footprint: 50 Years of Kartemquin Films
Kartemquin Films co-founder Gordon Quinn shares the key to the Chicago production company's longevity.
- First Look at 2016 Toronto International Film Festival's Documentary Lineup
The 2016 nonfiction TIFF slate includes Werner Herzog, Errol Morris, Steve James and Leonardo DiCaprio.
- The Documentary That Tells The Story of America's First Mass School Shooting
Why a new documentary on the 1966 UT Tower Shooting is ever relevant.
- The Socially Significant, Top-notch Storytelling of Life, Animated
Doc Soup Man talks to the Suskind family about their inspiring documentary.
- Is Seeing Believing? The New Documentaries Challenging Reality
There's more than meets the eye in these new nonfiction films.
- How to Program the Largest Documentary Festival in North America
For Hot Docs Director of Programming Shane Smith, putting together an engaging, diverse film festival is no easy task, and he wouldn't want it any other way.
- Tribeca 2016: A Virtual Reality Odyssey
How nonfiction filmmakers work with virtual reality.
- The Real Subjects, Real People, Real Experiences at Full Frame 2016
Doc Soup Man's biggest takeaway from Full Frame? Documentary honesty.
- The Urgent, Enriching, and Harrowing Documentaries at Full Frame
The documentaries you'll regret missing at Full Frame 2016.
- New Documentary Chooses Anecdotal Evidence Over Scientific Credibility
Doc Soup Man reports from the New York City premiere of Andrew Wakefield's 'Vaxxed: From Cover Up to Catastrophe.'
- Why We Hold Film Festivals to High Ethical Standards
The Tribeca Film Festival extinguishes the fire it lit with controversial documentary Vaxxed.