Documentary

9.16.19

System of a Down's Serj Tankian on Making Music for a Revolution

We sat down with Serj and 'I Am Not Alone' director Garin Hovannisian following their new doc's TIFF premiere.

9.16.19

'Leaving Neverland' Director Says Dave Chappelle's MJ Jokes Are 'Revolting'

"Why not do something brave instead of crapping on a victim of child rape?"

9.11.19

Hulu's 'Wu-Tang: An American Saga' Shows What the Rap Icons See in the Mirror

The fictional series, based on two books written by RZA, is the most intimate portrait of Wu-Tang we've seen to date.

8.12.19

The Kids of China's 80s One-Child Policy Still Feel Its Pain

‘One Child Nation’, a new film by director Nanfu Wang, explores the ongoing impact of decades-long population control.

7.22.19

How Young Love Fuelled Leonard Cohen for a Lifetime

We spoke to Nick Broomfield about his new documentary, 'Marianne and Leonard: Words of Love'.

6.21.19

Werner Herzog's New Film Is About an Old, Dead Friend

"When he came to see my new film at the time, the first thing he said was: 'Werner, I'm dying.' I said, 'Yes I can see that.'"

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5.12.19

The Real Story of Wu-Tang Clan's 25-Year Career Is Finally Being Told

In Showtime's docuseries 'Wu-Tang Clan: Of Mics and Men' we learn what made one of rap's most important groups nuthing ta fuck wit.

5.5.19

The Email Scammers Who Use Voodoo to Fleece Their Victims

We spoke to director Ben Asamoah about his new documentary, 'Sakawa'.

3.20.19

'The Inventor' Doesn't Bring Anything New to Elizabeth Holmes's Story

Theranos profited off telling a juicy scammer tale. That story is still profitable, because we can't stop telling it.

2.19.19

A Photographer Captured Intimate Portraits of a Trans Woman on the Brink of Transition

Mumbai-based Ajatshatru Singh’s series is an intimate exploration of Parineeta and her journey of gender reassignment.

2.10.19

Satanists Are the Heroes of a New Sundance Documentary

In 'Hail Satan?', filmmaker Penny Lane highlights The Satanic Temple's journey from trolling activists to an international religious movement.

1.29.19

Director Stands By Film Detailing Michael Jackson Sexual Abuse Allegations

‘Leaving Neverland’ premiered at Sundance this week detailing new allegations against Michael Jackson. The singer’s estate is calling it “tabloid character assassination.”

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