By: Jeff Ching While watching This Land, I was reminded of 2011’s experimental documentary Life in a Day. For that movie (produced by Ridley Scott, directed by Kevin Macdonald), participants all over the world were asked to shoot a day in their lives (July 24, 2010) and the finished film would serve as a time capsule to capture a collective human experience, with the main theme of interconnectedness. This Land (executive produced by Jim Cummings of Thunder Road…
Directors Josh Kriegman and Elyse Steinberg (the geniuses who made Weiner) once again flex their flawless capabilities to go with the flow in their latest exceptional doc The Fight.
The Final Year captures the calm before the storm. With an upcoming (and controversial) election on the horizon, director Greg Barker gained exclusive access to the Obama administration by chronicling activity by the former president and his foreign policy team.
Nobody Speak: Trials of the Free Press is a balanced documentary about what has inspired the current state of journalism.