A focus on financial compensation for subjects of ‘The Elephant Whisperers’ overshadowed the need to examine storytelling conventions and creative practices in contemporary documentary filmmaking.
The film tells the story of Troy Lovegrove, a seven-year-old Australian boy who became HIV-infected during birth.
How does one successfully navigate obstacles such as extreme weather, a tight deadline and a spontaneous shot list in a foreign country on a 360 project as a solo cinematographer?
The extraordinary documentary Ballaké Sissoko: Kora Tales takes a journey from Mali to The Gambia.
What makes a great climate leader and why are we not seeing more of them? I’ve been searching for good examples of climate leaders. This is the subject of our new documentary, Climate Changers.
A riveting and insightful portrait of the much-read Trainspotting author, replete with funny stories and memorable anecdotes.
The oral history showcases how the indie music scene became a way for many New Yorkers to channel their grief after 9/11.
Bell is an internationally renowned artist who works across painting, installation, video and performance, and a new documentary brings him to cinemas.
The documentary Kickin’ Down the Door offers something far more nuanced than the well-thumbed tale of these national music icons.
The documentary, Tantura, has raised difficult questions about the foundation of Israel and the Palestinian Nakba.
Lifting awards at film festivals is just the start of the journey for documentaries like The Last Shelter (Mali), No U-Turn (Nigeria) and No Simple Way Home (South Sudan).
A new Netflix documentary gives an intimate look into Naomi Osaka finding her voice in the world.
Kon Ichikawa’s documentary of the 1964 games is one of the great sporting documentaries – if not simply one of the great documentaries.
Sleeping through a live performance would usually indicate it wasn’t engaging. But as a film about Max Richter’s Sleep concerts explains, this is exactly the response the composer was hoping for.
Though Oliver Sacks wrote two memoirs before his death in 2015, a new film brings his joys, hardships and excesses into affectionate focus.
In the age of fake news and deep fake videos, how can documentary making be used for research and other purposes that demand authenticity and credibility?
Most of the interviewees in the new documentary seek to correct what they see as unfair criticism of Anelka. Few discuss his failings.
Documentary film Welcome to Chechnya looks at the government-sanctioned torture and murder of LGBTQ people in Chechnya – and the activists trying to help them escape.
In The Meddler, Australian documentarians follow an unassuming mechanic in Guatemala City as he prowls the streets with a camera trying to capture footage of crimes and dead bodies.
This new Australian documentary follows 12-year-old Dujuan Hoosan from Garrwa country to Geneva.