DOC NYC 2017

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The Final Year The Final Year
The Final Year and Eric Clapton: Life in 12 Bars
Eric Clapton: Life in 12 Bars (Country: UK; Year: 2017; Director: Lili Fini Zanuck; Writer: Stephen 'Scooter' Weintraub, Larry Yelen; Stars: Eric Clapton)
The life and work of the guitarist.
NYC premiere
Far From The Tree (Country: US; Year: 2017; Director: Rachel Dretzin; Stars: Andrew Solomon)
Examines the experiences of families in which parents and children are profoundly different from one another a variety of ways.
World premiere
The Final Year (Country: US; Year: 2017; Director: Greg Barker)
The final year of President Obama's foreign policy administration.
NYC premiere
Wormwood (Country: US; Year: 2017; Director: Errol Morris; Stars: Peter Sarsgaard )
Hybrid docudrama exploring the death of Cold War scientist Frank Olson and his son's efforts to discover the truth.
NYC premiere

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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