// Your online documentary cinema //

10 Years of Discovering the Best Documentaries for You



Charlie_Siskel

Charlie Siskel

United States

Biography

Charlie Siskel, is an Emmy nominated TV and film writer, director and producer. His work in film includes the documentaries Bowling for Columbine, Religulous and Finding Vivian Maier. Among his TV credits are The Awful Truth with Michael Moore, Crossballs, Important Things with Demetri Martin, Tosh.0 and Review. Siskel, a former lawyer, lives in Los Angeles.

Finding_Vivian_Maier_1

Finding Vivian Maier

Finding Vivian Maier (Orig.) / 2013 / United States / 80 min

Finding Vivian Maier is the critically acclaimed documentary about a mysterious nanny, who secretly took over 100,000 photographs that were hidden in storage lockers and, discovered decades later, is now among the 20th century’s greatest photographers. Directed by John Maloof and Charlie Siskel, Maier’s strange and riveting life and art are revealed through never before seen photographs, films, and interviews with dozens who thought they knew her.

Detail…



News

Unique films at FAMUFEST

Unique films at FAMUFEST

The 33rd edition of FAMUFEST, a competition display of films made by students of Prague’s FAMU, will be held on November 23 to 27 at Prague’s Letná District. Like in the past year, it will take place at Bio Oko, plus at the new venues of Studio Hrdinů and Café Jedna.

Read more…

- 22.11.2016 -

Cosmopolitan DOK Leipzig

Cosmopolitan DOK Leipzig

Each edition of this festival is great; and even if it may seem impossible, even better than the past one.

Read more…

- 7.11.2016 -

20th Jihlava IDFF is worth visiting

20th Jihlava IDFF is worth visiting

From October 25 to 30, the 20th edition of the largest celebration of documentary film in Central and Eastern Europe is held in Jihlava, Czech Republic. Until November 6, the festival continues online at DAFilms.com.

Read more…

- 24.10.2016 -

More news…