Susan Kouguell interviews Ramona Diaz, filmmaker of Motherland, a poignant documentary in the heart of the planet’s busiest maternity hospital in one of the world’s poorest and most populous countries: the Philippines.
Susan Kouguell speaks with director Lara Stolman about the creative process making her debut independent documentary and how this project came to life.
First-time documentary director David Garrett Byars at the 2017 Tribeca Film Festival discusses his journey making his riveting film No Man’s Land.
Susan Kouguell talks with Agnès Varda whose work continues to reexamine and challenge the themes of time, memory, and reinventing reality.
All this Panic takes an intimate look at the interior lives of a group of teenage girls as they come of age in Brooklyn. Susan Kougell interviews director Jenny Gage.
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.
'Nobody Knows Anything (except William Goldman)' is an upcoming documentary feature about two-time Academy Award-winning screenwriter, bestselling novelist, non-fiction author and playwright William Goldman.
Susan Kouguell explores 'Ballet 422' and the fact that oftentimes truth can be more compelling than fiction in your writing.
By Susan Kouguell Writing a documentary… Want to learn how? Register for Susan’s upcoming Screenwriters University class, starting August 28, 2014. There is no “right or wrong” way when it comes to writing a documentary film. Sounds easy then, right? Well–wrong! While there are no set screenwriting rules for writing a documentary script, it...