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IDA Nominations: ‘Minding the Gap, ‘Free Solo;’ ‘RBG,’ ‘Three Identical Strangers’ snubbed

Bing Liu’s Minding the Gap (Hulu) The nominations for the 34th Independent Documentary Association IDA) awards were announced today with some surprising snubs, even in a newly expanded field of nominees. While Minding the Gap, Free Solo and Won’t You Be My Neighbor? made the 10-film cut for Best Documentary Feature, two high-profile docs didn’t: RBG and Three Identical Strangers.  …

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2019 Oscars: With RBG, Mr. Rogers and Whitney Houston, box office and popularity are shaping the Documentary Feature Oscar race

We may only be halfway through the year but we’ve already got a handful of high-profile Documentary Feature Oscar contenders and, in difference from normal years, they’re also box office hits. Both RBG, about Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, and Won’t You Be My Neighbor?, about famed children’s television personality Fred Rogers (Mr. Rogers’ Neighborhood) have enjoyed boffo box …

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POV, American Television’s Longest Running Independent Documentary Series Returns June 18

Season Features Films Highlighting Art, Resilience and Activism From Across the U.S. and Around the World Bill Nye: Science Guy Pop-Out Episode Airs April 18 for Earth Day Investigative Election Feature Dark Money Premieres Fall 2018 Critical Standouts Include QUEST, Brimstone & Glory and Nowhere to Hide The creative, fighting spirit is alive and well in 2018. The newest slate of documentary films from PBS television series POV arrives this …

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