DOC NYC 2019

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The Cordillera Of Dreams (La Cordillera De Los Sueños) (Year: 2019; Director: Patricio Guzmán)
Documentary about Chilean history.
Desert One (Country: US; Year: 2019; Director: Barbara Kopple; Writer: Francisco Bello; Stars: Jimmy Carter, Ted Koppel, Walter Mondale, Jimmy Carter, Ted Koppel, Walter Mondale)
Re-examination of the story of Americans taken hostage by Iranian revolutionaries in 1979.
Letter To The Editor (Country: US; Year: 2019; Director: Alan Berliner; Writer: Alan Berliner)
The director has been clipping photos from The New York Times for 40 years and has now created an essay film based on his collection.
The Longest Wave (Country: Austria; Year: 2019; Director: Joe Berlinger; Writer: Joe Berlinger; Stars: Laird Hamilton, Gerry Lopez, Martin Lenny, Robert Richman, John DeCesare, Robby Naish, Jace Panebianco, Kai Lenny, Tyler Hamlet, Jason Polakow, Eric Sterman, Pete Cabrinha, Lilikoi Hazelaar-Naish, Randy Naish, Miguel Vegas Van Oordt)
World champion windsurfer Robby Naish aims to surf the world's longest wave.
Shooting The Mafia (Year: 2019; Director: Kim Longinotto)
Profile of Sicilian photographer Letizia Battaglia.
Town Bloody Hall (Country: US; Year: 1979; Director: Chris Hegedus, D.A. Pennebaker; Writer: Germaine Greer, Jill Johnston, Norman Mailer, Diana Trilling; Stars: Norman Mailer, Germaine Greer, Diana Trilling, Jacqueline Ceballos, Jill Johnston, Betty Friedan, Elizabeth Hardwick, Susan Sontag, Norman Mailer, Germaine Greer, Diana Trilling, Jacqueline Ceballos, Jill Johnston, Betty Friedan, Elizabeth Hardwick)
Recording of a debate on feminism, featuring Norman Mailer and Germaine Greer.
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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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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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