Check out the first seven films slated for the 42nd New Directors/New Films Festival, including new work by Sarah Polley and Shane Carruth, a Bulgarian feature (the first one at the festival in 35 years), and more!
We are happy to announce that our daily podcast hosted by Film Society's Eugene Hernandez will begin dispatching from the Sundance Film Festival tomorrow, and will be continuing at other major festivals throughout the year! Subscribe to our podcast on iTunes...
Director Zuzanna Solakiewicz reveals a little-known piece of Jewish history: a gravesite in Poland of three holy masters, covered up during World War II. Travel to Poland with Meir Moszkowicz on Yorzeit (the anniversary of the death of Master Zvi) in this beautiful documentary.
How did New York end up with public theater, Shakespeare in Central Park, and subway posters for Broadway shows? How did Meryl Streep, David Mamet, and George C. Scott get started? Directors Tracie Holder and Karen Thorsen discuss their documentary portrait of the man responsible for it all, Joe Papp.
Today's FilmLinc Digest surveys even more awards nominations including the BAFTAs and the ASC Awards, and some reporting on a hefty prize won by Sarah Polley for her anticipated new documentart Stories We Tell.