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Remembering Ali – The best docs about the boxing legend

Remembering Ali – The best docs about the boxing legend

As the world is mourning the death of Muhammad Ali many of his greatest sentences and best videos are being posted on social media, quoted in print articles and shown on television. … Read entire article »

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Open City Docs comes to London with killer programme

Open City Docs comes to London with killer programme

Last week Open City Docs  announced their programme for this year’s festival, taking place over six days from 21-26 June at venues across London. They will screen over 60 documentaries and host an impressive line-up of special events, industry sessions, masterclasses, networking events and – not to forget – kick ass parties. … Read entire article »

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Grierson Trust opens awards for submissions and calls for more diversity

Grierson Trust opens awards for submissions and calls for more diversity

The 2016 British Documentary Awards are now open for submissions. The Grierson Trust has made its annual call for entries to the most sought-after awards in the UK’s documentary calendar, better known as The Griersons, highlighting at the same time the need for more diversity in the industry. … Read entire article »

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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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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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