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Punk Icon Kathleen Hanna's Riot Grrl Revival

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 04.09.2014 | Arts

Kathleen Hanna crashed into the punk rock scene in the early 1990s, aiming to transform a music world dominated by men into a platform for feminists w...

15 Documentaries To Watch Out For This Year

Posted 11.18.2013 | Arts

It's that time of year again, when documentarians flock to New York City with film reels in tow to wow audiences with some of the industry's best non-...

Documentaries on the Case: The Central Park Five and Mea Maxima Culpa: Silence in the House of God

Regina Weinreich | Posted 01.23.2013 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

On April 19, 1989, you could not miss the headlines -- and the horror of the Central Park jogger case. The Central Park Five, a deft examination of the most publicized rape case in NY history, questions the handling of this case.

Melvin & Jean: Revisiting a 40-Year-Old American Hijacking

Richard Z. Chesnoff | Posted 01.07.2013 | New York
Richard Z. Chesnoff

Melvin & Jean is another masterful work by award winning documentarian Maia Wechsler. It traces the lives of the Melvin and Jean McNai, a couple in their twenties who hijacked a flight out of Detroit in the sixties.

10 Must-See Films At DOC NYC

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 11.11.2012 | Arts

This week marks the start of Manhattan's third annual documentary festival, DOC NYC, at the IFC Center in Greenwich Village and Chelsea's SVA Theatre....

How Film and Philanthropy Work Together

Marcia G. Yerman | Posted 02.18.2012 | Impact
Marcia G. Yerman

The DOC NYC Festival featured a panel examining the intersection between documentary filmmaking and philanthropy.

How German Is It? Werner Herzog at DOC NYC

Regina Weinreich | Posted 01.04.2012 | Home
Regina Weinreich

Werner Herzog is all over DOC NYC. In this, its second year, his film Into the Abyss was screened opening night on Thursday.