What’s the deal with documentary trailers? Tom Roston considers some of the best and most disappointing doc trailers he’s seen and wonders if they’re a marketing tool finally on the upswing in the documentary world.Continue reading this entry »
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Documentarians write while preparing a film and editing it, but there’s little writing that makes it into many kinds of nonfiction. What do you think?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 »
Any documentary filmmaker will tell you that getting a film into Sundance is a Herculean achievement in itself, but some also come away with an award. Check out a rundown of the 13 prizes given to documentaries at this year’s festival.Continue reading this entry »