documentaries

Interviews

'Los Punks' Documents Los Angeles’ Backyard Latino Punk Scene

Filmmaker Angela Boatwright talks about filming punks, the LAPD, and making a movie that she says no man could’ve made.
J Bennett
5.18.16
Holy Shit

Watch Taylor Swift's '1989 World Tour – Live' Film Now!

The film captures a recent tour date in Australia.
Craig Jenkins
12.21.15
Interviews

A Way Through: Dave Navarro Discusses Domestic Violence and the Documentary 'Mourning Son'

"The drugs nearly took me and could have easily made me another headline, so if I’ve been spared, then I have an obligation to make a difference in somebody else’s life."
Jonathan Dick
12.18.15
Holy Shit

Cass McCombs Revisits 60s San Francisco in the Video for "I Cannot Lie"

The video features footage from the 2005 documentary 'Following Sean.'
Bryn Lovitt
12.14.15
Film

The Long, Strange Trip of the Chemists Behind the Legendary LSD 'Orange Sunshine'

'The Sunshine Makers' is a new documentary that shares the untold story of the chemists-turned-criminals who altered the psychedelic world.
Michael Barron
11.18.15
Film

Inside the Film School for Women and Children in War-Torn Afghanistan

George Gittoes's new documentary, 'Snow Monkey,' is like 'The Act of Killing' meets 'The Wolfpack' meets 'Lawrence of Arabia'—with the Taliban and ISIS thrown in.
Whitney Mallett
11.12.15
Film

Talking Sci-Fi, VHS and Hollywood with Wim Wenders, King of the Road Movie

We met the famed German auteur to discuss his changing motivations as a director and his thoughts on the Hollywood remake of "Wings of Desire."
Aaron Hillis
9.15.15
Meet the Nieratkos

Bobcat Goldthwait's Latest Documentary Examines Child Sexual Abuse

'Call Me Lucky' tells the story of Barry Crimmins, a comedian and sexual abuse survivor who took on AOL in the 90s for inadequately dealing with the child pornography circulating through its chat rooms.
Chris Nieratko
9.4.15
Film

A New Documentary Dives Into the ‘Cyclone of Bullshit’ in South Sudan

We spoke with director Hubert Sauper about 'We Come as Friends,' his mesmerizing new film that follows the surreal before-and-aftermath of South Sudan's recent independence.
Aaron Hillis
8.19.15
VICE Specials

'Cartel Land': Coming Full Circle

VICE spent the day with filmmaker Matthew Heineman during his first visit back to Mexico since the making of his unflinching documentary <i>Cartel Land</i>.
VICE Staff
8.6.15
Film

‘Oriented’ Gives Us an Intimate Look at What It’s Like to Be a Gay Palestinian in Israel

We met with director Jake Witzenfeld to talk about his new documentary that follows the struggles and victories of three young, gay Palestinian men in Tel Aviv.
Sulome Anderson
7.24.15
Film

Why So Many Disney Villains Sound 'Gay'

The new documentary ‘Do I Sound Gay?’ explores the surprising number of mincing, sibilant animated villains with a penchant for extravagant hats.
Hugh Ryan
7.15.15
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