Virunga, one of Doc Soup Man’s rave docs of the year, will be available on Netflix beginning November 7, 2014. What does this mean for the film, and for Netflix’s position in the doc world?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 »
How much do you think a documentary filmmaker earns for a film streaming on Netflix?Continue reading this entry »
Last October, I wrote a post about the documentary Dear Zachary because I was so impressed by the trailer and the intensely (and perhaps suspiciously) hyperbolic raves it was getting from critics. That entry garnered quite a bit of traffic here on this blog; and I was intrigued by the slew of negative comments thatContinue reading this entry »
Last week, as promised in a previous post, I finally sat down and watched the 1982 doc Style Wars, directed by Tony Silver and Henry Chalfant. I was really impressed by the film, and two days later, I was pleased to see the New York Times film critic A.O. Scott giving it a rave reviewContinue reading this entry »