Engraved on a Nation features sports docs by Larry Weinstein, Paul Cowan, John Walker, Shelley Saywell, Barry Greenwald, Charles Officer, Manfred Becker and Christie Callan-Jones.
Why Poverty?, an international crossmedia initiative that’s both a spiritual sequel to 2007’s successful Why Democracy? campaign and a freestanding initiative
Knowledge Network pledges to provide a commercial-free space that connects audiences with independent thinkers and independent voices.
I’ve finally hit my patience limit with the paperwork required by broadcasters and funding agencies to make a television documentary.
"Ever since Bell Media announced its $3.38-billion purchase (subject to regulatory approval) of Astral Media, I’ve been worried," notes our policy columnist.
Whatever you want to call it—reality TV, docu-series, docu-soap—unscripted television is being watched by more people around the globe than ever. With this popularity has come a new breed of storytellers,
DOC's policy point person analyzes how TV makes money, even on the internet. Guess who's paying? Filmmakers: read and weep.
As the dot-com boom explodes and the digital revolution takes over, how will broadcasters adapt or, more likely, leave independents behind?
A good story department is a military operation, led by the showrunner(s) who carries the vision of the series.