DOC NYC 2018

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Behind The Curve (Country: US; Year: 2018; Director: Daniel J Clark)
Investigating Flat Earth theory and its proponents.
NYC premiere
People's Republic Of Desire (Country: China; Year: 2018; Director: Hao Wu; Writer: Hao Wu; Stars: Jiang Congyong, Man Shen, Li Xianliang), Official Site
A documentary exploring live streaming, fame and fandom in China.
NYC premiere
The Truth About Killer Robots (Country: US; Year: 2018; Director: Maxim Pozdorovkin; Stars: Leon Gonzalez, Leon Gonzalez)
A look at how new technology makes robots more human and humans more robotic.
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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Making Waves: New Romanian Cinema
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Edinburgh International Film Festival
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Human Rights Watch Film Festival
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Sheffield DocFest
Britain's premier factual film festival

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