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Peabody Awards: Newtown, Parkland Survivors Urge Action After Texas Shooting

The teenage activists, sporting shirts with a "no guns" logo and bearing the message "Piece Out," accompanied the winning filmmakers behind a documentary about the 2012 Sandy Hook Elementary School…

Tribeca: ‘Newtown’ Director Teases Possible Parkland Documentary

Kim A. Snyder and the students from Marjory Stoneman Douglas spoke about a film centered around the deadly incident in Florida ahead of a panel discussion at the Tribeca Film Festival.

Oscars: 3 Documentaries Take Aim at the Gun Debate

'Tower,' 'Newtown' and Katie Couric's 'Under the Gun' explore the fallout from unthinkable American tragedies — and why so little changed in their wake.

Julianne Moore on Gun-Control Support: “I Don’t Ever Want to Have to Explain Another Newtown to My Kids”

"A majority of us are on the same side, so why does our country have a gun murder rate 25 times that of other developed countries?"

‘Newtown’: Sundance Review

Filmed over a three-year-period, a documentary chronicles a community's grappling with the fallout of mass violence.

Newtown Parent Reaches out to Santa Barbara Victim’s Father: ‘You Are Not Alone’

Mark Barden offers Richard Martinez the support of an extended family of people who lost a child to gun violence.

CinemaCon: MPAA Tweaks Movie Ratings System in Wake of Newtown School Shooting

UPDATED: National Association of Theatre Owners chief John Fithian also calls on Hollywood to make fewer R-rated films.

‘Glee’ School Shooting Episode: Newtown Anti-Gun Group Says ‘Watch With Caution’

A volunteer organization formed after the Sandy Hook massacre urges residents not to tune in; one parent criticizes show producers for not alerting the town ahead of time.

Newtown Shooting-Inspired Film Planned, as Nearby Community Resists

Writer/director Jonathan Bucari is working to raise funds for a project called "Illness," which derives inspiration from the school massacre that left 26 dead.

PBS Chief: Organization Addressing Newtown Tragedy’s ‘Big Issues’ With Week of Coverage

"A lot of people got a lot of things wrong," president and CEO Paula Kerger says of the shootings' breaking coverage. "In the rush to have information out there really quickly, they actually miss…

‘The Following’ Creator Kevin Williamson Staying Course After Newtown Killings

The veteran showrunner said the tragedy at Sandy Hook Elementary hasn't prompted him to tone down any of the violence in Fox's new Kevin Bacon thriller.

Quentin Tarantino: It’s ‘Disrespectful’ to Newtown Victims to Blame Movies for School Shooting

The "Django Unchained" director says, "Obviously, the issue is gun control and mental health."