Doc Soup Man Tom Roston shares the biggest documentary news from the 2014 Sundance Film Festival.Continue reading this entry »
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Doc Soup Man Tom Roston gives his impressions on today’s Best Documentary Academy Award Nominations and snubsContinue reading this entry »
Doc Soup Man Tom Roston says film criticism is in decline just as documentary is reaching new heights in popularity. Where are the critics who can recognize what’s great — and what’s not — in a documentary?Continue reading this entry »
In honor of the 2012 Olympic games, Tom Roston gives us his top five favorite sports documentaries. Did yours make the cut?Continue reading this entry »
Documentaries have started to assert that they, like their Hollywood cousins, can be more than simply ‘engaging.’ Doc Soup Man Tom Roston says they can be entertaining diversions too.Continue reading this entry »
Tom Roston shines a light on the slate of documentaries that Hulu has recently added. Amir Bar-Lev’s Re:Generation Music Project is of particular note and should play well to Hulu’s core audience.Continue reading this entry »
As promised, it’s time for my “Best Documentary Characters of All Time” list. You may be wondering: How does one go about compiling a list of best characters from nonfiction films? These “characters” aren’t the products of imagination and craft, after all; they are real people. But, wait, don’t we have the expression, “He/she isContinue reading this entry »