Documentaries

PBS film tackles Native American links to rock, blues, jazz

Jan 19, 2019

A new PBS Independent Lens documentary shows how Native Americans laid the foundations to rock, blues and jazz and influenced generations of musicians

Lawyer: R. Kelly denies all sexual misconduct allegations

Jan 12, 2019

An attorney for R. Kelly says the R&B star denies all allegations of sexual misconduct, including those made in a recent documentary

Lab revokes honors for controversial DNA scientist Watson

Jan 11, 2019

Research lab revokes honorary titles for Nobel Prize-winning DNA scientist James Watson, who lost his job there in 2007 for expressing racist views

Jackson allegations and fight over them return with new film

Jan 10, 2019

An attorney representing two Michael Jackson accusers who appear in an upcoming documentary says their sexual-abuse allegations have not been discredited as the Jackson estate says

Sundance adds documentary about Michael Jackson accusers

Jan 10, 2019

Sundance said Wednesday that a documentary about two boys who accused Michael Jackson of sexual abuse will premiere at its film festival later this month, while the Jackson estate called the film a "rehash of dated and discredited allegations."

Lawyer: Georgia prosecutor seeking info about R. Kelly

Jan 10, 2019

A lawyer who represents a couple who appeared in a recent documentary detailing abuse allegations against R. Kelly says prosecutors in Georgia have reached out to him

The Latest: Jackson estate denounces Sundance documentary

Jan 10, 2019

The Michael Jackson estate is denouncing a documentary about his sexual-abuse accusers that will premiere at the Sundance Film Festival later this month, calling it "just another rehash of dated and discredited allegations."

Georgia man tells police R. Kelly's manager threatened him

Jan 9, 2019

A Georgia man involved with a recent documentary detailing abuse allegations against R. Kelly told police the singer's manager threatened him

'RBG,' 'Won't You Be My Neighbor?' get directors guild noms

Jan 7, 2019

'RBG,' 'Won't You Be My Neighbor?' receive Directors Guild documentary nominations; 'Atlanta,' 'Ozark' and 'Escape at Dannemora' earn nods for actor-directors

Film critics choose 'The Rider' as best picture of 2018

Jan 6, 2019

The National Society of Film Critics has chosen Chloe Zhao's "The Rider" as best picture of 2018

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