DOC NYC 2018

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Instant Dreams (Country: Netherlands; Year: 2017; Director: Willem Baptist; Writer: Willem Baptist)
Tracing fans of instant polaroids who are working to keep the medium alive.
NYC premiere
The Last Resort (Country: US; Year: 2018; Director: Dennis Scholl, Kareem Tabsch; Stars: Edna Buchanan, Susan Gladstone, Stan Hughes, Mitchell Kaplan, Gary Monroe, Ellen Sweet Moss, Kelly Reichardt, Edna Buchanan, Susan Gladstone, Stan Hughes, Mitchell Kaplan, Gary Monroe, Ellen Sweet Moss, Kelly Reichardt)
A study of Miami Beach via two photographers who captured life there for a decade.
NYC premiere
Last Stop Coney Island: The Life and Photography of Harold Feinstein (Country: UK; Year: 2018; Director: Andy Dunn)
Documentary about the NYC photographer.
World premiere
Witkin & Witkin (Country: Mexico, US; Year: 2017; Director: Trisha Ziff; Writer: Trisha Ziff)
Story of twin brothers - one a photographer, the other a painter.
NYC premiere
News

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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Human Rights Watch Film Festival
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