DOC NYC 2019

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Ai Weiwei: Yours Truly (Country: US; Year: 2019; Director: Cheryl Haines, Gina Leibrecht; Stars: Dan Ai, Weiwei Ai, Atteyat Amen Abdel Ghanny, Farida Ghulam, Cheryl Haines, Steven Hawkins, Miles Kaplan, John Kiriakou, Marcus Koenen, Ahmed Maher, Mostafa Maher, Chelsea Manning, Alexandra Munroe, Aseel Al Sayed, Sharif Al Sayed)
A tribute to prisoners of conscience across the globe.
Body Of Truth (Country: Germany; Year: 2019; Director: Evelyn Schels)
Profile of four female artists - Shirin Neshat, Marina Abramović, Katharina Sieverding and Sigalit Landau.
Elliott Erwitt: Silence Sounds Good (Country: France; Year: 2019; Director: Adriana Lopez Sanfeliu; Writer: Mark Monroe; Stars: Elliott Erwitt)
Profile of the photographer.
House Of Cardin (Country: US, Franc; Year: 2019; Director: P David Ebersole, Todd Hughes; Stars: Pierre Cardin, Jean-Paul Gaultier, Philippe Starck, Sharon Stone, Naomi Campbell, Guo Pei, Jean-Michel Jarre, Alice Cooper, Dionne Warwick, Kenzo Takada, Jenny Shimizu, Hanae Mori, Trina Turk, Yumi Katsura, Rodrigo Basilicati)
Profile of the fashion icon Pierre Cardin.
Imitating Life: The Audacity Of Suzanne Heintz (Country: US; Year: 2019; Director: Karen Whitehead)
Profile of the photographer, who scrutinises gender roles.
Lifeline/Clyfford Still (Country: US; Year: 2019; Director: Dennis Scholl)
Consideration of the life and work of the American Abstract Expressionist.
Martin Margiela: In His Own Words (Country: Germany, Belgium; Year: 2019; Director: Reiner Holzemer)
The Belgian designer opens his personal archive to discuss his career.
Queen Of Hearts: Audrey Flack (Country: US; Year: 2019; Director: Deborah Shaffer, Rachel Reichman)
An intimate look at the life and creative process of visual artist Audrey Flack.
Stevenson Lost & Found (Country: US; Year: 2019; Director: Sally Jean Williams)
Consideration of the life and work of one of the New Yorker's most prolific cartoonists.
Unstoppable: Sean Scully And The Art Of Everything (Country: UK; Year: 2019; Director: Nick Willing)
Profile of the Irish artist.
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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Abertoir
Horror returns to the hills - and the valleys - for another year

Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival
International film festival with a particular focus on Eurasian cinema

Made In Prague
Czech film showcase

DOC NYC
Celebration of documentary film

French Film Festival
27th edition of the celebration of French-language film

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