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NewFest  Opening Night @ SVA Theatre :: October 19, 2017

NewFest Opening Night @ SVA Theatre :: October 19, 2017

Oct 20
Opening night of NewFest, at SVA Theatre NYC, screened the documentary "Susanne Bartsch: On Top," with the directors and subject on hand for a moderated Q&A.

Documentary About Anxiety Taps a World-Class Athlete

Documentary About Anxiety Taps a World-Class Athlete

By Mark Kennedy | Oct 14
A new documentary about anxiety argues that everyone to some extent suffers from stress, nerves and social fear. And, to make their point, the filmmakers have enlisted as Exhibit A the most decorated Olympian in history.

Montana Must Rewrite Transgender Bathroom Ballot Language

Montana Must Rewrite Transgender Bathroom Ballot Language

Sep 20
The Montana Supreme Court has ordered the attorney general to rewrite ballot language for an initiative that would require people to use public restrooms designated for their gender at birth.

Sisters Fight Global Homophobia

Sisters Fight Global Homophobia

By Sari Staver | Aug 6
The national premiere of a documentary about San Francisco's Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence will be the highlight of a star-studded evening.

In 'Voyage,' the History of Life on A Very Big Screen

By Jake Coyle | Oct 7
Terrence Malick's "Voyage of Time" finally lands in IMAX theaters. They will find a film of vast majesty that welcomes all comers with open arms.

DuVernay Turns Her Lens on Mass Incarceration in 'The 13th'

By Jake Coyle | Oct 7
Ava DuVernay's documentary "The 13th," on mass incarceration and its deep, historical roots in America, has been welling up in her a long time.

Youth Film Highlights Homelessness

By Lainey Millen | Aug 21
Sherry Kelley, a film producer from California, had the opportunity to speak to the television and video production class at Methodist University about her documentary project, "A Place Called Home."

Epic Clash Over Amazon Is A Gripping Real-Life Drama

By Frank Bajak | Aug 17
The Peruvian documentary "When Two Worlds Collide" tells with gripping immediacy the real-life Shakespearean tragedy of the Baguazo, a story that isn't over yet.

HBO Doc 'Suited' Shows Trans/genderqueer Dressing For Success

By David-Elijah Nahmod | Jul 31
HBO's fascinating, sometimes touching new documentary "Suited" dispels numerous myths about transgender people - the film might even open a few doors for this newly emerging community.

Trans and Pregnant: 'A Womb of Their Own' Offers Insight

By Sari Staver | Jul 22
How do people react when they meet someone with a full beard, large breasts, and a pregnant belly? High school teacher Rae Goodman answers this and other questions in the new documentary "A Womb of Their Own."

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