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Liz Garbus, Dan Cogan Launch Production Company

'The Fourth Estate' director Liz Garbus and her husband, Oscar-winning documentary producer and financier Dan Cogan, are launching a new production company, Story Syndicate, based in New York City.

Director of Nina Simone Documentary Calls Zoe Saldana Film an “Ugly and Inaccurate Portrayal” (Guest Column)

Jeff L. Lieberman, who directed 2015's 'The Amazing Nina Simone,' responds to 'Nina' distributor Robert L. Johnson's recent defense of the biopic.

Music Docs: Amy Winehouse, Kurt Cobain Among Featured Artists

Famed musicians are memorialized and others are followed into unfamiliar territory in this year's doc films.

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…

IDA Documentary Award Nominations Unveiled

Tig Notaro will host the 2015 ceremony, set for Dec. 5.

Savannah Film Fest: Directors of 9 Top Docs to Convene for THR-Moderated Panel

The directors of 'Amy,' 'Best of Enemies,' 'Call Me Lucky,' 'Cartel Land,' 'The Hunting Ground,' 'Meet the Patels,' 'What Happened, Miss Simone?,' 'Winter on Fire' and 'The Wolfpack' are headed down…

‘What Happened, Miss Simone’: Sundance Review

Eminent documentary director Liz Garbus explores the life and music of the imperious singer and pianist Nina Simone, using rare archival material