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Premiere Date: July 19, 2012
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Dr. Iman Al-Jabi, a dentist in Syria, lives a pious Muslim life, obeying religious laws while shrugging off the typical gender roles assigned to women by cultural norms.
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February 26, 2015
The Babel Project Connects Youth and Filmmaking
As many return to the second half of the school year, educational organization, The Babel Project and Global Kids are working together to bring documentary filmmaking into New York City schools.
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February 25, 2015
PBS Listening Tour Comes to New York City: A Report
PBS, ITVS, POV, Independent Lens, Indie Caucus and WNET hosted a full house on the Independent Film on PBS Listening Tour in New York City on February 23, 2015.
February 23, 2015
Oscar 2015: What the Documentary Winners Said (Or Didn’t)
The documentary community breathed a deep sigh of relief last night when Laura Poitras won the Oscar for Best Documentary Feature, but her speech was a missed opportunity.
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