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Documentary festival Frames of Representation announces inaugural edition

Documentary festival Frames of Representation announces inaugural edition

Frames of Representation (FoR) is a new film festival which showcases innovative forms of documentary cinema and invites discussion around the issues represented on screen.  … Read entire article »

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Louis Theroux returns to BBC with two new feature docs

Louis Theroux returns to BBC with two new feature docs

BBC Two has announced that Louis Theroux will return this year with two films based in the UK, as he takes a look at alcohol addiction and brain injury. … Read entire article »

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Vice returns to Sheffield with Rule Britannia Pitch

Vice returns to Sheffield with Rule Britannia Pitch

VICE returns to Sheffield Doc/Fest to launch their Rule Britannia Pitch, offering filmmakers a chance to win a commission from the VICE UK documentary team. … Read entire article »

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Eye Want Change – documentary filmmakers go mobile

Eye Want Change – documentary filmmakers go mobile

Having launched in 2014, Eye Want Change’s third edition is full of little documentary gems, highlighting how technology has now made it possible for filmmakers to give voice to their ideas by means of a simple mobile phone.    … Read entire article »

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Producer of A Syrian Love Story in crowdfunding bid for Even When I Fall

Producer of A Syrian Love Story in crowdfunding bid for Even When I Fall

Elhum Shakerifar, the producer of Sean McAllister’s A Syrian Love Story, which was recently nominated for a BAFTA, is seeking help in a crowdfunding bid for a new documentary film project entitled Even When I Fall.  … Read entire article »

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First events announced for UK’s biggest documentary festival

First events announced for UK’s biggest documentary festival

Not only has Sheffield Doc/Fest bagged documentarian Michael Moore for its 23rd edition, the 2016 programme so far is already indicating that June’s event will be as exciting as last year’s, with famous names, exclusive talks and top notch screenings. … Read entire article »

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Documentary The Divide gets UK release date

Documentary The Divide gets UK release date

After premiering at last year’s Sheffield Doc/Fest, the theatrical release of documentary The Divide in the UK is set for 22nd April. The film seeks to expose the effect of the ever growing increase in inequality in the world. … Read entire article »

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