October 02, 2018
Independent Lens Wins Two 2018 News & Documentary Emmys: TOWER and Forever Pure
Craig Phillips in Awards
The News & Documentary Emmy Awards were presented on Monday, October 1, 2018, in a ceremony at Jazz at Lincoln Center’s Frederick P. Rose Hall in New York City, an…...
January 20, 2017
Filmmaker James Solomon Peels Back the Mythology of the Kitty Genovese Story
Craig Phillips in Interviews
The Witness may be James Solomon's first film as director, but his vast experience as a storyteller made him the perfect fit for reopening this case. The Witness, which made…...
January 19, 2017
History of 911: America’s Emergency Service, Before and After Kitty Genovese
Carolyn Abate in Beyond the Films
On a cold winter night, March 13, 1964, at around 2:40 in the morning, 28-year-old Kitty Genovese was attacked with a knife just a block from her apartment and died in…...