Documentaries

Coens, Cuaron, Jenkins heading to New York Film Festival

Aug 7, 2018

The 56th New York Film Festival will feature films from the Coen brothers, Barry Jenkins and 88-year-old documentarian Frederick Wiseman

'Charmed' makers defend reboot, tout its ethnic diversity

Aug 7, 2018

The makers and cast of 'Charmed' told a TV critics meeting the CW reboot is a show for its time, tackling modern issues with ethnically diverse characters

New documentary to explore history of FBI, US presidents

Aug 6, 2018

Showtime will air a new documentary series from award-winning filmmaker Alex Gibney examining the history of clashes between U.S. presidents and the FBI

Mister Rogers will be in the PBS 'hood, Betty White too

Aug 1, 2018

PBS unveils plans for Mister Rogers doc to air on television, new documentaries and leadership, and Judy Woodruff explaining why it's still so hard to fact-check the president

PBS to air documentaries on Woodstock and the human genome

Jul 30, 2018

PBS has announced its upcoming documentaries will include a 50th anniversary look at Woodstock, a look at post-Civil War America and a Ken Burns series on the human genome

Robin Roberts, Lifetime make deal for movies, documentaries

Jul 26, 2018

Robin Roberts has a production deal with the Lifetime channel for movies and documentaries

Ted Williams' Mexican-American heritage explored in PBS film

Jul 19, 2018

A new film explores Ted Williams, often called the greatest baseball hitter who ever lived, as he struggled with his Mexican-American heritage and his volatile relationship with his family and the press.

'McQueen' examines career of a brilliant, troubled designer

Jul 17, 2018

A new documentary, 'McQueen,' examines the turbulent life and brilliant career of Alexander McQueen

Robin Williams speaks for himself in new HBO documentary

Jul 17, 2018

A new documentary on Robin Williams tells the late comedian's story using primarily his own voice

Producers plan movie about Thai cave rescue

Jul 11, 2018

Christian movie producers, already on the ground in Thailand, plan movie about cave rescue

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