documentary films

Portraits of Holocaust Survivors : The Edut Project

Created for The Visual History Archive of the USC Shoah Foundation, The Edut Project tells the story of Holocaust survivors through the portrait paintings of David Kassan, written profiles by journalist Dan Maccarone and short films by filmmaker Chloe Lee. (more…)

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HBO Celebrates Women’s History Month

HBO celebrates Women's History Month

In honor of Women’s History Month, HBO is celebrating with four weeks of kickass programming. TV series, documentaries and film selections all honoring the influential women of Hollywood, both real and fictional. (more…)

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2017 Golden Globe Nominees and Best Binge-Watching

This morning, the Film and TV contenders were announced for the 2017 Golden Globes which will air on January 8th, 2017. This gives you time to catch or binge watch several of the outstanding contenders available via Netflix, Amazon, HBO Go and other premium cable and satellite services. (more…)

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HBO Documentaries To Air Mapplethorpe: Look at the Pictures

HBO Documentaries Mapplethorpe: Look at the Pictures
Robert Mapplethorpe, self-portrait, 1977

Robert Mapplethorpe (1946-1989) was known for his blunt and unabashedly honest photographs. Highly stylized black and white photos of male and female nudes, the S&M scene, self-portraiture, celebrity portraits, flowers and statuary were among his most common subjects. Now considered one of the greatest artists of the 20th century, Mapplethorpe: Look At the Pictures, a documentary directed By Fenton Bailey and Randy Barbato which premiered at the 2016 Sundance Film Festival will air as part of HBO Documentaries on Monday, April 4th. (more…)

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Container Homes That Open In 90 Seconds. Push Button Houses by Adam Kalkin.

push button container homes on if it's hip, it's here

Architect Adam Kalkin’s Push Button homes are fascinating. A shipping container that unfolds with the push of a button in 90 seconds to reveal a living space complete with a bedroom, a bathroom, kitchenette, and living area. (more…)

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