DOC NYC 2017

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What Haunts Us What Haunts Us
What Haunts Us and The Iconoclast
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
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
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

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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