Taken in New York on June of 2012, this series of Citizens take me there every time I see this project. Captured in a healing and introspective trip, these images symbolize the joy I felt during that specific time and place, a renewed joy felt after some difficult times. Kids will dance, water will splash, people…
When was the last time someone did something nice for you? Do you remember it? Did you try to "pass it on"? Producer and director David Gaz recently reached out to us to tell us about a new documentary he's working on called Good Virus. It's a film about, well, being nice.
"Good Virus profiles bleeding-edge scientists and authors from UC Berkeley, Harvard and everywhere…
Some of you might know Zana Briski's work through Born into Brothels: Calcuttas Red Light Kids, which was the winner of the 77th annual Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature. The work both Zana Brinski and Ross Kauffman undertook really inspires anyone interested in documentary photography to look deeper into… Continue
I can't wait to watch this IMAX movie! This is not Sci-Fi. This documentary is the real deal. It's a real story about real brave astronauts who go on a real mission and it also shows us real mind blowing images made for us to gawk at in utter amazement. All brought to you in full 3D glory.
Here's the synopsis, and release date info quoted from the amazing website devoted to this movie:
From the same company that brought you Taqwacore comes this documentary. Based on the largest human migration, 130 million people return home from the factory cities in China to their villages for the Chinese New Year. The movie follows the Zhang family's return home after leaving their children with the grandmother to help send their daughter to school so she doesn't have to live as a migrant worker. Ironically, as a result of their absence, Qin… Continue
Added by Glen Brown on January 7, 2010 at 2:17pm —
If you're as excited and interested in the world of advertising as I am, you'll want to see this new documentary, Art & Copy. How does advertising impact us and who's responsible for some of the most brilliant campaigns of our time? I'm hoping this movie will answer those questions and more.
Synopsis: Directed by Doug Pray, it reveals the work and wisdom of some of the most influential advertising… Continue
If you've ever thought about what goes on behind the design of an object, this movie is for you. When you have some time today, head on over to The Architect's Journal to read about the director's idea behind this project. It's a long read but one that's both enlightening and interesting.
What is wisdom? Award-winning photographer and filmmaker Andrew Zuckerman interviewed, photographed and filmed 50 of the world’s great writers, actors, artists, designers, politicians, musicians and religious and business leaders of our time to find out. He posed seven questions to each of his subjects—all over 65 years of age—and their candid responses take us on a truly… Continue
If you're one of those people who loves the artistic idea behind the music group, Gorillaz, you're going to want to watch this 91-minute documentary tracking the history of the most successful animated band ever.
Bananaz, which will be released on DVD on June 1, was shot by filmmaker Ceri Levy and begins in the late '90s at the birth of the concept band… Continue
Whether you like him or not, Mike Tyson is one of the most entertaining yet controversial figures of our time. "Tyson" is acclaimed indie director James Toback's stylistically inventive portrait of a mesmerizing Mike Tyson. Toback allows Tyson to reveal himself without inhibition and with eloquence and a pervasive vulnerability.
Through a mixture of original interviews and archival footage and photographs, a startlingly complex, fully-rounded human being… Continue
Added by Eugene on March 16, 2009 at 11:30am —