Britain’s public service broadcaster Channel 4 took an early lead in commissioning fast- turnaround films about how the coronavirus is impacting the
With a nation in lockdown, documentaries in every form have never been as important to the UK’s rich public-service broadcasting system. As I wrote in
After completing the second of what would be four Q&As at the True/False film festival in March, David Osit, who directed the documentary Mayor, found
The world has radically changed over the past four months. Not only has the work of documentary filmmakers been significantly disrupted, but so has
How important is streaming media to documentarians in Europe? Really important. At the International Documentary Festival at Amsterdam (IDFA) last
Since March, filmmaker Juhi Sharma has been grounded in Chennai, India, where she's been working remotely on the post-production of The Vinyl Records
It was March 12. I remember sitting in my home office looking at the bulletin board filled with the spring/summer tour schedule for my latest
We write today to express deep concern that during this pandemic, millions of freelance and self-employed workers are experiencing unprecedented income loss and have been unable to access the government assistance that they desperately need.
As a graduate student at U.C. Berkeley’s Graduate School of Journalism, I was required to take a class on law and ethics (students still are). As a
Letter to Majority Leader Senator Mitch McConnellCC: Treasury Secretary Steven MnuchinRe: Replenishing PPP funds to support self-employed workers