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2016 Tribeca Film Festival’S NATIONAL BIRD Raises Ethical, Moral Issues on U.S. Drone Program

By Anthony Advincula, March 5, 2016 [Editor’s Note: This story was re-published at the request of the reporter because of copyediting errors that should have been addressed when the story was first published.] Forget about the quintessential image of an American…

OFF THE RAILS, Grand Jury Award Winner, DOC NYC Part – 2, Adam Irving Interview

  Pictures courtesy of Adam Irving Adam Irving, researching ideas several years for his first full length documentary, was reading a Wikipedia article about people obsessed with trains and came across a Wikipedia article about Darius McCollum’s. “‘Darius McCollum has…

DOC NYC Seventh Annual Festival Awards

  The Islands and the Whales, Off the Rails, Short Beside Manner won Grand Jury Prizes.  Death By a Thousand Cuts won Audience Award. Wrapping November 17, this past Thursday, the festival started November 10 at the IFC Center, SVA…

OFF THE RAILS Film Review, DOC NYC – Part 1 [Editor’s Note: November 20 Update – Winner of Grand Jury Prize]

Pictures courtesy of Adam Irving   OFF THE RAILS: Showcasing the Power of Art Where Journalism Can’t Go New Yorkers who missed the opening of Director/Cinematographer Adam Irving’s OFF THE RAILS that screened at the recent NYC DOCS festival and…

Black Filmmakers at DOC NYC, America’s Largest Documentary Film Festival, November 10-17

By Gregg Morris, October 30, Press Info From DOC NYC DOC NYC, America’s largest documentary festival, runs November 10-17 at the IFC Center, Cinepolis Chelsea and the SVA Theatre. The 7th annual festival includes 111 feature-length documentaries (and 102 shorts)…

DOC NYC Festival Announces Full Lineup For Seventh Edition, November 10-17

Edited by Gregg Morris Program Includes 19 World Premieres, 19 U.S. Premieres Among Over 250 Films and Events Citizen Jane: Battle for the City, Opens Festival, Chasing Trane: The John Coltrane Documentary, Closes Event Special Guests Include Kenny Anderson, Neil…

Remarks by President Obama on Education at Benjamin Banneker Academic High School Washington, D.C.

Transcript Sent to the WORD by the White House Office of the Press Secretary 11:21 A.M. EDT THE PRESIDENT: Hello, Bulldogs! (Applause.) Good to see you guys. How’s everybody doing? You all look good. You look good. (Applause.) Hey! How’s…

What Some Hunter Students Say About Tonight’s October 9 Presidential Debate

Time: 9 p.m. ET (8 p.m. CT, 7 p.m. MT, 6 p.m PT) Moderator: Martha Raddatz, Chief Global Affairs Correspondent and Co-Anchor of “This Week,” ABC Moderator: Anderson Cooper, Anchor, CNN Location: Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis, MO…

Producers Guild of America’s Produced By: New York 2016 Announces Tina Fey & Chris Rock as Featured Speakers

Third Annual Conference Takes Place Saturday, October 29 at Time Warner Center It will be held for the third consecutive year at Time Warner Center in New York  on Saturday, October 29. The conference will present a pair of in-depth…