Stories tagged: documentaries
Wed., Dec. 19, 2012, 2:30 a.m.
‘Breakfast at Tiffany’s‘ added to US film registry
WASHINGTON (AP) — “Breakfast at Tiffany’s,” ”Dirty Harry” and “A League of Their Own” will be preserved for their enduring significance in American culture by the Library of Congress, along …
Tue., Nov. 20, 2012, 6:21 a.m.
Documentary: Inmate may be involved in OJ case
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — A documentary says a Florida death-row inmate might have been involved in the murder of O.J. Simpson’s ex-wife and her friend, a claim being criticized by …
Tue., Nov. 13, 2012, 9:42 p.m.
Attorneys seek new trial for teenage killer
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — When Cyntoia Brown was 16 years old she shot and killed a 43-year-old man who had picked her up for sex. Brown claims she was afraid …
Tue., Oct. 16, 2012, 6:38 p.m.
NY evangelical college probes ‘Obama’ filmmaker
NEW YORK (AP) — A conservative scholar behind a high-grossing documentary that condemns President Barack Obama is under investigation by the evangelical college he leads over a report he took …
Thu., Sept. 27, 2012
Fundraiser aims to help foster children
CASA Partners will launch its annual fundraising campaign with a screening of the documentary “Nicky’s Family.” The movie will be shown at 6 p.m. Monday at the Bing Crosby Theater, …
Fri., Dec. 10, 2010
Brokaw hopes program will broaden peoples views
Tom Brokaw hopes that his new documentary on discrimination will help calm some of the nation’s political discord, although he suspects the special may get caught up in it. “Tom …
Fri., Aug. 13, 2010
Movie review: ‘Exit Through the Gift Shop’ spotlights street-art scene
The iconoclastic English painter Banksy may be the most important artist on the run from police. Or the most creative vandal. The graffiti muralist’s unauthorized use of urban buildings obliges …
Tue., March 31, 2009
Canadian filmmaker to offer novel perspective
BRUSSELS – A one-eyed documentary filmmaker is preparing to work with a video camera concealed inside a prosthetic eye, hoping to secretly record people for a project commenting on the …