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Apple Lands Oprah Winfrey, ‘Hunting Ground’ Team’s Doc About Sexual Misconduct in Music Industry

Apple has nabbed an untitled documentary presented by Oprah Winfrey and by Oscar-nominated filmmakers Kirby Dick and Amy Ziering about alleged sexual misconduct in the music industry.

‘Hunting Ground’ Directors to Make Film Based on Memoir of Cystic Fibrosis Victim (Exclusive)

This week, Kirby Dick and Amy Ziering will begin filming the untitled documentary that chronicles the life of Mallory Smith, who died in November 2017, two months after receiving a double-lung…

Mira Sorvino Receives Award for Time’s Up, Human Rights Advocacy

"I knew I was risking something. And it's been very triggering and very hard, but ultimately, finding that voice in yourself ... boy, it can make a huge difference," the actress said Friday at a UCLA…

Filmmakers of Sexual Assault Doc Call on Academy to Oust Harvey Weinstein (Guest Column)

"We would like The Weinstein Co. to direct any monies it may be receiving from our film to help pay for [victims'] therapy, if they so desire, or, to be donated to a rape crisis center," write Kirby…

Oscars: Vice President Joe Biden to Introduce Lady Gaga Performance

She's nominated for best original song for "Til It Happens To You" from the documentary 'The Hunting Ground.'

‘Awards Chatter’ Podcast — Lady Gaga, Sam Smith and 5 Other Best Original Song Oscar Nominees

The music artists behind 'Til It Happens to You,' 'Writing's on the Wall,' 'Earned It,' 'Simple Song #3' and 'Manta Ray' discuss the origins, music, lyrics, functions, oddities and impact of their…

‘Awards Chatter’ Podcast — Lady Gaga and Diane Warren (‘The Hunting Ground’)

The music icon and the seven-time Oscar nominee discuss fame, the music business and the sexual assaults they both suffered years ago, which inspired them to collaborate on the original song 'Til It…

Lady Gaga on Her Song “Til It Happens to You”: “I Wanted It to Be Empowering”

The singer wrote and performed the original song for the documentary 'The Hunting Ground,' which focuses on sexual assault on college campuses.

‘Hunting Ground’ Director Counters University Backlash: Film is “Completely Accurate”

"Unlike Rolling Stone, not a single case that we featured in the film has been discredited as being untrue," director Kirby Dick writes in a guest column for The Hollywood Reporter.

CNN Defends Campus Rape Movie That Its College Critics Call “Inaccurate,” “Misleading”

As criticism mounts against 'The Hunting Ground,' set to air Nov. 22, director Kirby Dick tells THR: "We've really touched a nerve."

Savannah Film Fest: Directors of 9 Top 2015 Docs Discuss Challenges, Rewards of Filmmaking

Geeta Patel, Liz Garbus, Morgan Neville, Robert Gordon, Asif Kapadia, Bobcat Goldthwait, Crystal Moselle, Matthew Heineman, Kirby Dick and Evgeny Afineevsky sat down with THR's Scott Feinberg on the…

CNN Sets Airdate for Campus Sexual Assault Doc ‘The Hunting Ground’ (Exclusive)

The film by Kirby Dick and Amy Ziering will receive its first network airing on Nov. 19.