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  1. Watch THR's Full, Uncensored Documentary Roundtable With Alex Gibney, Michael Moore - Documentary Oscar Roundtable

    6:30 am 1/25/2016

    Alex Gibney and Michael Moore join four other notable documentary filmmakers of the past year for The Hollywood Reporter's Documentary Oscar Roundtable.Read more

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  2. Watch THR's Full, Uncensored Documentary Roundtable With Alex Gibney, Michael Moore and More

    12:00 pm 1/20/2016

    Watch now: THR’s Documentary Roundtable airs this morning on SundanceTV. West Coast cable subscribers can tune in at 11 a.m. PT on channel 625 on TWC in L.A.Read more

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  3. Sundance: Maya Angelou Documentary Pays Tribute to 1950s 'Miss Calypso' (Exclusive Video)

    5:30 am 1/19/2016

    "Very tall, very grand -- no shoes."Read more

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  4. Hollywood's Most Dangerous Documentarians on Death Threats, Scientology and "Staging" Reality

    9:00 am 11/12/2015

    "One thing I've learned is that the person who wants to hurt you does not send you a note in advance," says Michael Moore, as he gathers with five other outspoken top directors — Alex Gibney, Amy Berg, Kirby Dick, Liz Garbus and Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi — for THR's Documentary Roundtable. Read more

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  5. 'Where to Invade Next' Documentarian Michael Moore - Documentary Oscar Roundtable

    8:50 am 11/12/2015

    "The strangest encounters with me and all my films have been how many times I’ve discovered how wrong I was while I was making a film."Read more

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  6. 'The Hunting Ground' Documentarian Kirby Dick - Documentary Oscar Roundtable

    8:50 am 11/12/2015

    "There is that much more betrayal when [students] are assaulted and their school doesn’t do something," says The Hunting Ground director Kirby Dick.Read more

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  7. 'What Happened, Miss Simone' Documentarian Liz Garbus - Documentary Oscar Roundtable

    8:50 am 11/12/2015

    "We’re all telling stories. We’re not making Wikipedia pages on our subjects."Read more

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  8. 'Meru' Documentarian Chai Vserhelyi - Documentary Oscar Roundtable

    8:50 am 11/12/2015

    "I had always been a big believer of church and state. If someone wanted to date, I did not want to make a film with them. But with this material, I got involved with the film before Jimmy [Chin] and I became romantically involved."Read more

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  9. 'Janis: Little Girl Blue' and 'Prophet's Prey' Documentarian Amy Berg - Documentary Oscar Roundtable

    8:50 am 11/12/2015

    "I found myself very protective of certain parts of her life that I constantly was challenging myself: am I doing a disservice by not putting a certain thing in the film?"Read more

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  10. 'Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief' Documentarian Alex Gibney - Documentary Oscar Roundtable

    8:50 am 11/12/2015

    "You think anybody who would be involved in that has got to be a wing-nut. I met all these people who had left and they were so smart, perceptive, empathetic."Read more

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