Restored Version of ‘Daughters of the Dust’, ‘Destined’, ‘Two Trains Running’ Among Films to Screen at 52nd Chicago International Film Fest

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After announcing two weeks ago that Barry Jenkins’ “Moonlight” will be showcased, along with a tribute to director Steve McQueen, this week, the upcoming 52nd annual Chicago International Film Festival has now revealed its complete film schedule, including films that will be screened as… Continue Reading

Films on Juvenile Justice, Education and Race + Child Slavery in Ghana Are SFFS Documentary Film Fund Winners

Jeremy Levine and Landon Van Soest, co-directors

The San Francisco Film Society has announced the three winners of the 2016 SFFS Documentary Film Fund awards totaling $75,000, which support feature-length documentaries in post-production. The SFFS Documentary Film Fund was created to support singular nonfiction film work that is… Continue Reading

Trailer: Feature Documentary on the Making of Lin-Manuel Miranda’s ‘Hamilton’ (Set for Fall Premiere)

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PBS  will air “Hamilton’s America,” a feature film documentary taking audiences behind-the-scenes of Lin-Manuel Miranda’s critically-acclaimed, award-winning stage production, “Hamilton.” The documentary will follow Miranda, his crew and cast during the two years leading up to the musical’s Broadway opening, and will air as… Continue Reading