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The Docs for Change Issue Summer 2012

We look at some of the key players that have helped shore up documentaries with a robust foundation of partnerships, outreach and education, and an overarching strategy for impact.

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  • Military Malfeasance: Exposing 'The Invisible War'

    'The Invisible War,' from Kirby Dick and Amy...
  • Selected for the American Film Showcase, Steve Jame's 'The Interrupters'. Courtesy of Kartemquin Films

    Doc Diplomacy: American Film Showcase Presents Democracy to the World

    Nearly a hundred years ago, William Allen White,...
  • A Decade of Diversely Exchanged Ideas: Sundance Institute's Documentary Film Program

    Editor's Note: The Sundance Institute Documentary...
  • Sneaking the Spinach in with the Popcorn: Participant Media Makes Commercially Viable Social Issue Films

    Unleashing a panoply of expert talking heads and...
  • The Art of Engagement: Working Films and BRITDOC Foundation Help Docs Create Social Impact

    How do documentary filmmakers impact their...
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    From the Courtroom to the Edit Room: When Lawyers Shift Careers
  • Money for Change: Three Funders Take Active Role in Supporting Film

    Anyone who makes documentary films is aware of...