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Tribeca: Dave Chappelle-Produced Doc From ‘American Factory’ Duo Set as Closing Night Screening

The 2021 Tribeca Festival will close with the world premiere of an untitled Dave Chappelle-produced documentary, produced and directed by Oscar- and Emmy-winning American Factory filmmakers Julia Reichert and Steven Bognar, exploring the early days of the COVID-19 pandemic and the revival of the Black Lives Matter movement last summer through the lens of a […]

Watch Hollywood Reporter’s Full Documentary Roundtable With ‘American Factory’ Oscar-Winning Director Julia Reichert and More

Julia Reichert ('American Factory'), Alex Gibney ('Citizen K'), Lauren Greenfield ('The Kingmaker'), Asif Kapadia ('Diego Maradona'), Todd Douglas Miller ('Apollo 11') and Nanfu Wang ('One Child Nation') joined for the annual documentary roundtable. Hollywood Reporter Roundtables air every Sunday on SundanceTV.

‘American Factory’ Co-Director, Battling Cancer, Accepts Win for Best Documentary Feature

'American Factory' took home the award for best documentary feature at the 2020 Oscars on Sunday night. The Netflix documentary marks the first film from Barack and Michelle Obama's production company, Higher Ground Productions.

Spirit Awards: Aubrey Plaza, ‘American Factory’ Director Subtly Reference 2020 Election

The 2020 Film Independent Spirit Awards featured a handful of, often subtle, calls for political action.

Spirit Awards: Obamas-Backed ‘American Factory’ Wins Best Documentary

'American Factory' was named best documentary at Saturday's 2020 Film Independent Spirit Awards.

Cinema Eye Honors: ‘American Factory,’ ‘Apollo 11’ Top Awards

A complete list of the winners of the 2020 Cinema Eye Honors documentary awards.

Obama Names ‘American Factory,’ ‘The Irishman,’ ‘Parasite’ Among Favorite Films of 2019

Barack Obama's Netflix documentary 'American Factory' is among his favorite films of 2019, the former president announced Sunday, joining critically acclaimed Oscar frontrunners like 'The Irishman,' 'Marriage Story' and 'Parasite' as his most beloved movies of 2019.

Indie Filmmakers Hope People Won’t Forget a “Really Good Movie” in Crowded Awards Season

Willem Dafoe, Elisabeth Moss and 'Hustlers,' 'The Farewell' and 'American Factory' directors on worries earlier 2019 movies will be forgotten by awards voters amid crowded season.

PGA Awards: ‘American Factory,’ ‘Apollo 11’ Among Doc Nominees

The Producers Guild of America has announced its documentary motion picture nominees for the 2020 Producers Guild Awards.

Critics’ Choice Doc Awards: Filmmakers Talk “Broader Social Imperative” of Nonfiction Work in “Golden Age”

Nature, science, women and the production company Neon were among the biggest winners at the 2019 Critics' Choice Documentary Awards held Sunday night in Brooklyn, with documentary filmmakers talking to The Hollywood Reporter about the "broader social imperative" of the medium in its "golden age."

‘American Factory’ Director Julia Reichert Says Her Documentary Is Ultimately an Examination of Power

'American Factory' director Julia Reichert joined Alex Gibney, Lauren Greenfield, Asif Kapadia, Todd Douglas Miller and Nanfu Wang for the Oscar Documentary Roundtable.