documentary

News

prince is finally getting a documentary on netflix

It's directed by Ava DuVernay and blessed by the artist himself.
Nicole DeMarco
10.30.18
Beauty

new documentary charts 18 years in the life of london's cult salon ‘cuts’

Filmmaker Sarah Lewis explains exactly why she kept coming back for nearly two decades.
Shannon Peter
10.17.18
Culture

this documentary examines why women don’t report sexual assault

Jade Jackman’s new project aims to dismantle the discourse around what makes a ‘good’ victim.
Roisin Lanigan
10.12.18
Music

a janelle monáe documentary exists and her mom is the star

A Revolution of Love was directed by Emma Westenberg, who blessed us with the iconic 'Pynk' pussy power video last April.
Nicole DeMarco
9.18.18
Culture

why are we more obsessed with wealth and status than ever before?

In new film Generation Wealth, documentary maker Lauren Greenfield shows why, over the past 25 years we’ve become addicted to having more, more and more -- and where we’re headed next.
Clementine de Pressigny
5.24.18
Culture

the new basquiat doc is a searing statement on art and race today

'Boom for Real: The Late Teenage Years of Jean-Michel Basquiat​' shows how the art world has changed since the 80s, and how it hasn't.
Shammara Lawrence
5.23.18
Culture

the 'twin peaks’ log lady is getting an official documentary

David Lynch has endorsed a film about the late actress Catherine Coulson, and it needs your help getting released.
Hannah Ongley
5.18.18
Culture

‘that summer’ is ‘grey gardens’ meets studio 54

Peter Beard and Lee Radziwill’s long-lost footage inserts Big and Little Edie into a wider cultural narrative about late 70s NYC.
Hannah Ongley
5.18.18
Culture

‘boom for real’ shows basquiat and nyc at their turning points

Director Sara Driver unearthed a trove of work and footage from his ex-roommate's underground vault.
Sarah Gooding
5.17.18
News

this new whitney doc promises the untold story

Just when we’d started to recover from the last heart-wrenching Whitney Houston documentary, another one is arriving to make us cry all over again.
Amelia Abraham
4.30.18
Culture

this documentary charts black roller rinks from 80s hip-hop to beyoncé

'United Skates' directors Tina Brown and Dyana Winkler discuss their electrifying, heartbreaking film.
Sarah Gooding
4.27.18
Fashion

alexander mcqueen finally has the documentary he deserves

Ian Bonhôte and Peter Ettedgui hope their heartbreaking new film 'McQueen' will inspire a fresh generation to rip up the rulebook.
Hannah Ongley
4.23.18