DOC NYC 2017

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The Final Year and Far From The Tree
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

Filming sensations Mathieu Amalric on Pierre Léon, Jeanne Balibar and the sounds and colours of Barbara

Character arc Seth A Smith on filming with a two-year-old and bringing marbling to life in The Crescent

Keeping up appearances Marcello Martinessi on cultural conservatism and filmmaking honesty in The Heiresses

A different space Kelly Macdonald on working with Marc Turtletaub on Puzzle

Out of the past Susanna Nicchiarelli on Trine Dyrholm and the costume design in Nico, 1988

The iconic man Jonathan Baker on Becoming Iconic and Inconceivable

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