Category: American Documentary Film Festival

Jun 22

Director Joe Berlinger to join American Documentary Film Festival and Film Fund Advisory Board

Director Joe Berlinger to join American Documentary Film Festival and Film Fund Advisory Board The American Documentary Film Festival and Film Fund (AmDocs) announced this week that Director Joe Berlinger, winner of the 2016 “Seeing The Bigger Picture Award,” is joining the AmDocs Advisory Board. Academy Award®-nominated filmmaker Joe Berlinger has been a leading voice in nonfiction …

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Mar 21

New Documentary Which Raises Questions About Laci Peterson’s Murder and Her Husband, Scott Peterson’s Guilt, to Premiere at AmDocs 2016.

New Documentary Which Raises Questions About Laci Peterson’s Murder and Her Husband, Scott Peterson’s Guilt, to Premiere at AmDocs 2016.  From its inception, The American Documentary Film Festival (AmDocs) has included documentaries that have been considered controversial, and, at times, even dangerous at the time of their release. Filmmaker Oliver Stone, who received the festival’s first filmmaker of …

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Mar 21

2016 Edition of The American Documentary Film Festival and Film Fund (AmDocs) to Feature Seventeen NSDN Films

2016 Edition of The American Documentary Film Festival and Film Fund (AmDocs) to Feature Seventeen NSDN Films  The 2016 edition of The American Documentary Film Festival and Film Fund (AmDocs) will include seventeen diverse films submitted to the festival by North South Documentary Network partners.  The North South Documentary Network (NSDN) is an association of …

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Mar 21

Academy Award®-nominated Filmmaker Joe Berlinger tapped to receive The American Documentary Film Festival’s Annual Seeing The Bigger Picture Award; Festival to Highlight Four Films by Berlinger.

Academy Award®-nominated Filmmaker Joe Berlinger tapped to receive The American Documentary Film Festival’s Annual Seeing The Bigger Picture Award; Festival to Highlight Four Films by Berlinger. The American Documentary Film Festival (AmDocs) announced today that the 2016 recipient of its annual Seeing The Bigger Picture Award is Academy Award®-nominated Filmmaker, Joe Berlinger. “Joe Berlinger, whose new …

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Mar 21

Tony Robbins Documentary To Open 2016 American Documentary Film Festival; Famed Life Coach, Best-Selling Author, and Philanthropist, Tony Robbins, and Academy Award®-nominated Filmmaker, Joe Berlinger, to Attend Opening Night Screening.

Tony Robbins Documentary To Open 2016 American Documentary Film Festival; Famed Life Coach, Best-Selling Author, and Philanthropist, Tony Robbins, and Academy Award®-nominated Filmmaker, Joe Berlinger, to Attend Opening Night Screening. The American Documentary Film Festival (AmDocs) announced today that TONY ROBBINS: I AM NOT YOUR GURU, the brand-new feature documentary about internationally-renowned life and business strategist Tony Robbins, will be the Opening …

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Mar 21

American Documentary Film Festival (AmDocs) Forms International Documentary Film Festival Alliance.

American Documentary Film Festival (AmDocs) Forms International Documentary Film Festival Alliance. In a move that is sure to create new opportunities for documentary filmmakers all over the world, the American Documentary Film Festival (AmDocs)  has forged an alliance with three other International Documentary Film Festivals, designed to allow each of them to share content. “From the very …

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Mar 21

AmDocs Home Stay Program Creates Unique Cultural Exchange for Filmmakers and Host Families.

AmDocs Home Stay Program Creates Unique Cultural Exchange for Filmmakers and Host Families. When Ted Grouya came up with the idea of creating what ultimately became The American Documentary Film Festival and Film Fund (AmDocs), he had some rather innovative programs he wanted to make a part of the festival. One of them was the …

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Mar 21

American Documentary Film Festival and Film Fund (AmDocs) Announces 2016 Schedule; Tickets and Passes for all Screenings and Events Now on Sale.

American Documentary Film Festival and Film Fund (AmDocs) Announces 2016 Schedule Tickets and Passes for all Screenings and Events Now on Sale. The American Documentary Film Festival and Film Fund (AmDocs), which runs from March 30th through April 4th, 2016, today announced the complete schedule for its Fifth Anniversary Edition. “We are screening 150 films …

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Mar 07

2016 American Documentary Film Festival SnapShots: Skin and Bones

2016 American Documentary Film Festival SnapShots: Skin and Bones by Miriam Blume Director Michael Dinesen’s new documentary film, “Skin And Bones” is at times hard to watch. Without being gratuitous or obscene, he’s an adept filmmaker who knows how to be respectful with his lens yet at the same take us to a place that …

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Jan 20

American Documentary Film Festival (AmDocs) Celebrates Fifth Anniversary With More Screenings Than Ever Before.

American Documentary Film Festival (AmDocs) Celebrates Fifth Anniversary With More Screenings Than Ever Before.  The American Documentary Film Festival (AmDocs) celebrates its fifth year in 2016 with an exciting line up of over 140 films from more than 35 countries during its six day run. “This is our largest line-up ever,” said Ted Grouya, AmDocs’ Founder …

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