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Documentary ban reinforces gender inequality in India

By UDBHAV AGARWAL – 6 years ago

Trigger Warning: This article graphically depicts and describes rape and murder. On the night of Dec. 14th, 2012—just as the malls of the new India were drawing their shutters, lamps…

Documentary delves into controversies of animal testing

By SAACHI JAIN – 7 years ago

In his documentary “Maximum Tolerated Dose,” Karol Orzechowski brings a new perspective to the world of animal testing by including the stories of both the animals that have experienced it…

Granik to visit Vassar after claiming esteem at Sundance

By CHARLES LYONS – 7 years ago

With her new film, “Stray Dog,” Debra Granik makes clear exactly what she’s interested in as a filmmaker, announcing a surprising yet assured sense of where she’s going artistically. The…

Brother dynamic at heart of music doc

By JOE LOVIZIO – 7 years ago

I love music documentaries. I love the behind the scenes look these films offer, from the fly on the wall vérité style of D.A. Pennebaker’s works to the unabashed candidness…