Susan Kouguell speaks with director Lara Stolman about the creative process making her debut independent documentary and how this project came to life.
The Reagan Show is composed of network news broadcasts, Hollywood films and the largely unseen raw footage shot by the White House Television Office crew.
Regardless of which side of the political aisle you stand, there is probably one point all sides can agree on – Academy Award® nominated filmmakers Carl Deal and Tia Lessin make thought-provoking films that challenge the audience to question the world around them.
Dan Goforth explains how to use your documentary to reach out to others, not just to inform!
'Landfill Harmonic' documentary follows the Recycled Orchestra of Cateura, a Paraguayan musical group that plays instruments made entirely out of garbage.
Filmmakers of documentary shorts delve into themes of chaos, survival, and a glimpse into a life of the city that forever evolves and a time that cannot be forgotten.
President of HBO Documentary Films, Sheila Nevins, presented a poignant and often funny Master Class to the audience of screenwriters and filmmakers, moderated by Athena Film Festival co-founder Melissa Silverstein.
Behind the scenes look at the challenges of independent documentary filmmaking from The Writers Store's Sadie Dean, producer/writer, A Fatherless Generation.
Susan Kouguell gives important tips on how to write music documentary films in an authentic and compelling way.
“Making documentaries is not glamorous, but it’s what I’m put on Earth to do, so I think about Vito in that context—that he was doing what he was put on Earth to do,” notes filmmaker Jeffrey Schwarz. “That’s so inspiring for anyone, no matter what your passion is.” For the late Vito Russo (1946–1990),...