With New Documentary Requirements, Oscar Is Just Being Oscar
Heather McIntosh talks with Michael Moore about the new process for documentary Oscar eligibility, and rounds up the flurry of commentary about the changes in the film press.
New Oscar Eligibility Rules Could Shut Out Great Documentaries
Media reports suggest that the Academy of Motion Picture Arts And Sciences will be announcing new rules connected to the documentary Oscars this week, including the use of The New York Times and Los Angeles Times as eligibility sieves. Guest blogger Edward J. Delaney considers the impact of the move.
Upcoming POV Community Screenings
As POV gears up for an exciting fall lineup of documentary films, community partners across the country are gearing up for another week of exciting screenings — all free and open to the public!
Watch 'Better This World' at DocuWeeks 2011 and 'The Learning' at AAIFF
Watch the POV documentaries Better This World and The Learning before they are seen on PBS.