DOC NYC 2016

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Chasing Trane: The John Coltrane Documentary (Country: US; Year: 2016; Director: John Scheinfeld; Writer: John Scheinfeld)
An exploration of the life and music of legendary jazz saxophonist, composer and tireless innovator.
NYC premiere
Citizen Jane: Battle For The City (Country: US; Year: 2016; Director: Matt Tyrnauer)
In the 1960s, writer and activist Jane Jacobs fights against NYC’s most ruthless power broker, Robert Moses, and his draconian urban redevelopment plans.
US premiere
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Casey Affleck liberated by ghosts Star talks Oscars, Rooney Mara and hiding under a sheet

In the city of the world's desire Ceyda Torun on KEDi, cats, femininity and the soul of Istanbul.

A nice cup of tea and a murder Jamie McKeller on The Book Club, legalising murder, serial killers and cake.

Completing the trip Bertrand Tavernier on Jacques Becker, Claude Sautet, Jean-Pierre Melville and his Journey Through French Cinema.

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Abertoir
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DOC NYC
America's largest documentary film showcase

Made In Prague
Celebration of Czech language cinema

French Film Festival
Britain's longest running celebration of French Film

London Korean Film Festival
Celebration of Korean Film

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