Mountainfilm Returns with Sea Feats and Peak Adventure image

Mountainfilm Returns with Sea Feats and Peak Adventure

Big screen thrills are on tap for the fourth annual Mountainfilm series at the Film Society of Lincoln Center. The program, taking place next month, will travel from the heights of the Himalayas to the frigid Arctic Circle and tackle the open seas in an around-the-world documentary odyssey.

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CPH:DOX to Feature 57 World/International Premieres and 200 Films

Non-fiction takes the spotlight at the upcoming CPH: DOX (Copenhagen International Documentary Film Festival) taking place mid-November. The lineup this year includes 200 films with 57 making their world or international premieres.

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NYFF51 Spotlight: The Magic of “Tim’s Vermeer” image

NYFF51 Spotlight: The Magic of “Tim’s Vermeer”

All great art deserves to be preserved and, in some rare instances, recreated. Tim’s Vermeer, a new documentary from the celebrated magician/comedy duo Penn and Teller, makes a case for one such instance.

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NYFF51: Tradition Clashes with a Wild Future in “At Berkeley” and “Manakamana” image

NYFF51: Tradition Clashes with a Wild Future in “At Berkeley” and “Manakamana”

The intersection between reverence for tradition and upheaval in a fast changing world are central components of NYFF films At Berkeley and Manakamana. Critics Academy member Mark E. Lukenbill takes a look in his dispatch from the festival for FilmLinc Daily.

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NYFF51: “The Dog” End Of a Day Gone By… image

NYFF51: “The Dog” End Of a Day Gone By…

The Dog centers on John Wojtowicz, whose flamboyant robbery attempt in the summer of 1972 hypnotized TV audiences and inspired Sidney Lumet's Dog Day Afternoon starring Al Pacino. The documentary picks it up from there, rediscovering a figure who transcended moral decorum and steadfastly lived life his way.

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NYFF51 Spotlight: “The Square,” The Revolution Will Be Documented image

NYFF51 Spotlight: “The Square,” The Revolution Will Be Documented

The Square shows the horror, despair, and hope of a revolution that has yet to finish. An Audience Award winner in Sundance and Toronto, the film is a surprisingly intimate account of an ancient society's dramatic and often disturbing demand for freedom and democracy.

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Third Trimester Abortion Doc “After Tiller” Personalizes the Political image

Third Trimester Abortion Doc “After Tiller” Personalizes the Political

After Tiller casts a intimate light on a controversial procedure by focusing on the patients and doctors affected by them instead of the talking points, political maneuvering, and public theatrics. FilmLinc Daily spoke with the filmmakers behind this important documentary, which opens Friday at Film Society.

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An “Abnormal” Hurricane Katrina Documentary

We spoke with the team of directors behind the "post-post" Hurricane Katrina documentary Getting Back to Abnormal, about a controversial New Orleans city council campaign, which screens Thursday in Art of the Real.

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NYFF51 Spotlight: Wiseman’s “At Berkeley” Looks at Free Speech Under Financial Crisis image

NYFF51 Spotlight: Wiseman’s “At Berkeley” Looks at Free Speech Under Financial Crisis

The fallout from the financial crisis, the challenges facing public education, and the idealism of youth are just some areas covered in Frederick Wiseman's latest direct cinema epic At Berkeley.

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NYFF51 Spotlight: Science and Art Collide in “Particle Fever” image

NYFF51 Spotlight: Science and Art Collide in “Particle Fever”

Highly acclaimed at the Sheffield Doc/Fest, where it won the Audience Award, Mark Levinson's documentary about the Large Hadron Collider and the most significant scientific experiment of a generation is both visually compelling and brilliantly informative.

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