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Julia Reichert

Tribeca Festival Reopens Radio City Music Hall With Dave Chappelle, Star-Studded Surprise Rap Concert

New York City roared back to life on Saturday with a lively, packed screening of an untitled Dave Chappelle documentary and surprise concert featuring Q-Tip, De La Soul, Fat Joe, Redman and more at Radio City Music Hall, the first event at the iconic venue in over a year. During the screening, the closing night […]

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 […]

Delayed Hot Docs Partners With CBC on Virtual Fest

The Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival on Monday became the latest marquee film event to see the light of day online amid the coronavirus pandemic.

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.

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.

‘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.

‘American Factory’ Team, Martin Scorsese Honored at DOC NYC Tribute Event

'American Factory' co-director Steven Bognar detailed how he and directing partner Julia Reichert's storytelling approaches align with the Obamas', while DOC NYC artistic director Thom Powers and honoree Martin Scorsese nodded to the ongoing debate around what qualifies as "cinema" during the festival's sixth annual Visionaries Tribute on Thursday in New York.

Finding the Truth in a Time of Media Mistrust: The Documentary Roundtable

Alex Gibney ('Citizen K'), Lauren Greenfield ('The Kingmaker'), Asif Kapadia ('Diego Maradona'), Todd Douglas Miller ('Apollo 11'), Julia Reichert ('American Factory') and Nanfu Wang ('One Child Nation') sound off on their transformed business, how to secure skeptical subjects and their attempt to counter the encroaching threat of propaganda.