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Filmmaker’s nephew crowdfunds restoration of Burroughs documentary

Filmmaker’s nephew crowdfunds restoration of Burroughs documentary

A famous cult documentary made with the help of the BBC, which was shot over a five year period to be completed in 1983, is now being restored by the filmmaker’s nephew, who is also making his own documentary revealing footage from the extensive archive his uncle left behind. … Read entire article »

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DG Approved: Dream Soldier

DG Approved: Dream Soldier

A new feature length action documentary is coming to the stage, that is, if we help it get there. Our opinion is we should! Here you can find out why… … Read entire article »

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Documentary festival reaches own crowdfunding target

Documentary festival reaches own crowdfunding target

It was a close call but documentary lovers did come together in the end to support the biggest documentary festival in the UK, Sheffield Doc/Fest, to hit, and actually exceed, their crowdfunding target of $25,000. … Read entire article »

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Sheffield Doc/Fest: call for documentary submissions


Sheffield Doc/Fest: call for documentary submissions


Sheffield Doc/Fest, which celebrates its 20th edition next year from 12-16 June, is now accepting documentary film submissions from both UK and international filmmakers. … Read entire article »

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Sheffield Doc/Fest launches crowdfunding campaign

Sheffield Doc/Fest launches crowdfunding campaign

International documentary festival Sheffield Doc/Fest today launched The Sheffield DocFest SuperConnector crowdfunding campaign with Indiegogo. The campaign aims to raise $25,000 over 43 day period for Doc/Fest 2013, the 20th edition of the longest-standing documentary and digital festival and marketplace in the UK. … Read entire article »

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The Smalls: Masterclasses & Panel discussion on the future of docs

The Smalls: Masterclasses & Panel discussion on the future of docs

The annual The Smalls Film Festival, as part of The London Design Festival, is fast approaching with an exciting line-up of panels, workshops and screenings. Here are some of the hottest doc events on the bill. … Read entire article »

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DG Approved: Rollaball

DG Approved: Rollaball

Meet Ghana’s most interesting football team: The Rolling Rockets. While they appear to be victims of poverty, they are taking control of their lives through sport. DocGeeks editor Alexandra Zeevalkink sets out what makes Rollaball a project we approve of. … Read entire article »

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