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Watch THR’s Full, Uncensored Documentary Roundtable With ‘O.J.,’ ‘I Am Not Your Negro,’ ‘Weiner’ Filmmakers and More

THR's Writer Roundtable brings together Ezra Edelman ('O.J.: Made in America'), Werner Herzog ('Into the Inferno,' 'Lo and Behold'), Kirsten Johnson ('Cameraperson'), Josh Kriegman ('Weiner'), Raoul…

CAA Signs ‘Weiner’ Production Company Edgeline Films (Exclusive)

Elyse Steinberg, Josh Kriegman and Eli Despres' documentary on disgraced politician Anthony Weiner is in the running for a BAFTA Film Award.

From ‘O.J.’ to ‘Weiner’: Directors of 10 of 2016’s Top Documentaries Tell All

The helmers of 'The First Monday in May,' 'Gleason,' 'The Ivory Game,' 'Life, Animated,' 'Miss Sharon Jones,' 'Norman Lear: Just Another Version of You,' 'Off the Rails' and 'Tower' also spoke with…

Gotham Red Carpet: David Oyelowo Hopeful About Diverse Oscars, Cautions Against Complacency

Ahead of the independent film celebration in Manhattan, 'Manchester by the Sea' filmmaker Kenneth Lonergan shared his awards-season mindset, while the filmmakers behind 'Loving' and 'Weiner' talked…

Documentary Roundtable: ‘O.J.,’ ‘Weiner’ Filmmakers and 4 More on Dealing With Death Onscreen and When to Turn the Camera Off

THR gathered six non-fiction filmmakers — Ezra Edelman ('O.J.: Made in America'), Werner Herzog ('Into the Inferno,' 'Lo and Behold'), Kirsten Johnson ('Cameraperson'), Josh Kriegman ('Weiner')…

AFM Indie Director Roundtable: Ewan McGregor, Josh Kriegman and 4 More on Financing Films and Handling Actors

John Michael McDonagh, Lone Scherfig, Maha Haj and Steven Cantor talk fears and fantasy projects in a frank, funny and free-ranging discussion.

MoMA, Hammer Museum Contenders Series to Include Screenings of ‘Arrival,’ ‘Loving,’ ‘Nocturnal Animals’ (Exclusive)

THR is the official media sponsor of the series, which features awards hopefuls and post-screening discussions with filmmakers and actors.

AMC Networks CEO Outlines Rules for Managing ‘Walking Dead’ Franchise

Josh Sapan's rules for franchise management are: "Never exhaust your welcome; never ever compromise creative storytelling and character; don't underfund it."

Sundance: ‘Frank Zappa,’ ‘Weiner’ Doc Seller Launches Non-Fiction Investment Venture (Exclusive)

The new venture brings together Submarine ('Blackfish', 'Citizenfour') with Grosvenor Park, which has arranged more than $1 billion in financing for 400-plus film and TV projects.

‘Weiner’: Sundance Review

Go inside the campaign that almost kind of had a chance.

Sundance: Anthony Weiner Doc Directors Deny Cutting Footage Harmful to Hillary Clinton

"It's ironic because so much of what we're trying to do with this film is to show how much the political conversation is driven by these sensational headlines and one-liners," said Josh Kriegman of…