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Happenings in the documentary industry and within SVA's MFA Social Documentary Film community

March 12, 2009

Top 25 Documentaries

In honor of its 25th anniversary, the International Documentary Association has released its list of the 25 best documentaries of all time, as determined by voting among its 2,800 members. They had an... Read More
March 12, 2009

U.S. Journalist Arrested in Nigeria

New York Times By WILL CONNORS Published: September 2, 2008 LAGOS, Nigeria — An American documentary filmmaker and his translator working in the volatile Delta region of Nigeria have been arrested... Read More
March 12, 2009

CARRIER wins at the Emmys

The talented team of Cinematographers who worked on the PBS series CARRIER won Emmys this weekend for their amazing work. Congratulations to our friends Axel Baumann, Ulli Bonnekamp, Mark Brice, Robert... Read More
February 26, 2009

Top Grossing Documentary Films

1 Fahrenheit 9/11 $119,194,771 2 March of the Penguins $77,437,223 3 Sicko $24,540,079 4 An Inconvenient Truth $24,146,161 5 Bowling for Columbine $21,576,018 6 Madonna: Truth or Dare $15,012,935 7 Winged... Read More