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Searching for Sugar Man

Folk Legend: More 'Girls' Should Run For Office

The Huffington Post | Michael Hogan | Posted 08.16.2012 | Entertainment

It's something of a spoiler to let you know that Rodriguez, the subject of Sundance-approved documentary "Searching for Sugar Man," paid a visit to th...

A Myth Is Replaced By a Miracle in New Doc, Searching for Sugar Man, Resurrecting Work of Elusive Musician Sixto Rodriguez

Penelope Andrew | Posted 10.13.2012 | Entertainment
Penelope Andrew

Luck was on my side in having had a good friend with noble taste in film orchestrate a Friday afternoon outing at the Lincoln Plaza Cinema for a screening of the new documentary, Searching for Sugar Man.

Cold Fact: The Political Career Of Sixto Rodriguez

Emusic | Posted 08.12.2012 | Detroit

"...Cold Fact‘s rabid cult following was hardly for novelty’s sake. The album is a true folk-pop masterpiece, full of bright melodies, biting lyri...

Searching for Searching for Sugar Man

Daniel Menaker | Posted 08.05.2012 | Entertainment
Daniel Menaker

Heisenberg haunts every documentary movie. The viewer never knows how the presence of the camera has affected what he or she is seeing. But we can always be sure that it has.

Documentaries of Summer: Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry, Detropia, About Face

Regina Weinreich | Posted 09.29.2012 | Home
Regina Weinreich

Alison Klayman, an American and recent college grad in 2008 went to China, not knowing precisely what she would do there. Asked to videotape Ai Weiwei, she fell into a subject much larger than a sculptor and conceptual artist.

Movie Review: Searching for Sugar Man

Marshall Fine | Posted 09.22.2012 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

The strangeness of truth compared to the limits of the human imagination gets a crystalline demonstration in Malik Bendjelloul's Searching for Sugar Man.

EXCLUSIVE: New Soundtrack Reveals The Most Famous Rocker You Don't Know

The Huffington Post | Kia Makarechi | Posted 07.20.2012 | Entertainment

"Searching for Sugar Man" is the unbelievable story of Sixto Rodriguez, a Detroit singer-songwriter who was once projected to be bigger than the Beatl...

Searching for Sugar Man at Guild Hall: Alec Baldwin, Honorary Chairman of the Board

Regina Weinreich | Posted 09.06.2012 | Home
Regina Weinreich

Searching for Sugar Man tells singer/songwriter Sixto Rodriguez's remarkable story, showing this performer as a construction worker raising a family in a ramshackle house, contrasted with his command of thousands at a concert.

What a Wonderful World: Documentary Is Alive and Well -- For Now

Vivian Norris | Posted 06.16.2012 | Entertainment
Vivian Norris

The vibe at the Sheffield Doc Fest is simply fantastic. The city itself welcomes filmmakers, commissioners, composers and producers from all over the world, and gives back warmth and appreciation for their work.

Kia Makarechi

The Most Famous Man You've Never Heard Of

HuffingtonPost.com | Kia Makarechi | Posted 01.30.2013 | Entertainment

Sixto Rodriguez had a simple vision of success. "I just wanted to sell some records and play bigger rooms," the 69-year-old musician said after Tuesda...