New films from Nicolas Philibert and Kim Longinotto, as well as a look at the file-sharing site The Pirate Bay and the life of Canadian singer Kate McGarrigle are amongst the works chosen for Berlin International Film Festival’s prestigious Panorama section.
The five documentary features in contention for the 2013 Academy Award have been announced. The nominated films are:
The genre-bending new docudrama from actress-turned-filmmaker Sarah Polley, Stories We Tell has won the Rogers Best Canadian Film Award from the Toronto Film Critics Association.
Manapanmirr, in Christmas Spirit (Paul Gurrumuruwuy; Fiona Yangathu; Jennifer Deger; David Mackenzie, 2012) is an observational documentary filmed in Gapuwiyak, northeast Arnhem Land.
Physicist and author Brian Greene, brings us a mind-blowing new exploration of space, time, and the very nature of reality.
Acclaimed filmmaker Ken Burns chronicles the worst man-made ecological disaster in American history.
A fresh perspective on the birth of civilisation in the Near and Middle East and its dynamic influence on the West.