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Capturing the Creative Process Nov/Dec 2006

We offer a snapshot of what's out there now in Art: the wealth of exemplary works, past, present and future, that help to define this particular strand of documentary filmmaking.

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  • Brave Nude World: Documenting a Photographer's Eye for the Naked Truth

    Arlene and David Nelson's trilogy on Spencer...
  • Backstage Pass: New Docs Profile a Pair of Theatrical Icons

    Katharina Otto-Bernstein's 'Absolute Wilson' and...
  • Fantasy Meets Reality: Explaining Experimental Artists

    Docs on Andy Warhol, Jack Smith and Matthew Barney
  • Still Lives: Capturing the Essence of Photographers Sally Mann and Robert Frank

    On Steven Cantor's 'What Remains,' and Gerald Fox...
  • Pop Czar: New York's Post-War Art Movement Through One of Its Essential Champions

    Peter Rosen's 'Who Gets to Call It Art?'
  • 'NOVA scienceNOW' Gets a Cosmic Perspective

    NOVA scienceNOW , the hour-long news magazine...
  • The Florentine Four: Ken Burns and Partners Look Back on 30 Years of Documentary Production

    Looking at the backgrounds of accomplished...
  • From Xiaoli Zhou's 'The Women's Kingdom.'

    Oscar Plays Berkeley: UC Grad School Dominates Documentary Student Academy Awards--Again

    The Student Academy Awards, now in its 33rd year...