DOC NYC 2017

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The Iconoclast The Iconoclast
The Iconoclast and What Haunts Us
Cold Blooded: The Clutter Family Murders (Country: US; Year: 2017; Director: Joe Berlinger, Allison Berg, Kahane Cooperman)
Docuseries about the murder of a Kansas family in 1959, which formed the basis for Truman Capote's Cold Blood.
The Iconoclast (Country: UK, Spain, Netherlands; Year: 2017; Director: King Adz; Stars: Banksy, Valeria Vereau, Robert Baer, King Adz, Steve Lazarides, Matthew Bogdanos, Royce Cronin, Alex Baddeley, Loretta Napoleoni, Arthur Brand, Sophie Anhoury, Raymond Lobato, Dick Ellis, Anthony Micallef, Michel van Rijn)
A true life thriller about art smuggler Michel van Rijn.
World premiere
A Murder In Mansfield (Country: US; Year: 2017; Director: Barbara Kopple)
The legacy of the 1989 murder of Noreen Boyle in Mansfield, Ohio.
World premiere
What Haunts Us (Country: US; Year: 2016; Director: Paige Tolmach)
Why are the men of Charleston, South Carolina's Porter Gaud School killing themselves? The filmmaker investigates.
NYC premiere
White Boy (Country: US; Year: 2017; Director: Christopher S Rech), Official Site
Documentary about Richard Wershe Jr, known as ‘White Boy Rick’, suggesting his punishment may not fit his crimes.
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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The London LGBTQ Film Festival

Glasgow Short Film Festival
Scotland's premier celebration of short film returns

New York's Rendez-Vous With French Cinema
US celebration of Francophone film

Human Rights Watch Film Festival
Festival focusing on taking action against injustice

Glasgow Film Festival
Festival returns for 14th edition

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