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Cinema Eye Announces American Movie As 2016 Legacy Award

Cinema Eye Announces American Movie As 2016 Legacy Award

Cinema Eye, the nonfiction film organization that organizes and presents the annual Cinema Eye Honors, has announced that the 2016 Legacy Award will be presented to Chris Smith’s beloved 1999 documentary, American Movie, the unforgettable story of a filmmaker pursuing his passion project. Director Chris Smith will accept the award on behalf of the film

Cinema Eye Announces Nominees For 9th Documentary Awards

Thirty-eight feature films and five shorts will vie for this year’s Cinema Eye Honors for Nonfiction Filmmaking as nominees were announced this evening at a party at CPH:DOX in Copenhagen, Denmark. Winners will be announced at the 9th Annual Honors Ceremony on January 13, 2016 at the Museum of the Moving Image in New York

Award-Winning Film Honoring History of African-American Funeral Traditions HOMEGOINGS Comes to Vimeo on Demand

HOMEGOINGS, filmmaker Christine Turner’s debut feature documentary that honors the traditions of African-American funerals through a moving portrait of a man and a people – and of the faith, hope and history that sustain them in the face of death – will be available for digital rental via Vimeo on Demand beginning Feb. 18, 2014,

The Act of Killing, Stories We Tell and Cutie and the Boxer Win Top Awards at 7th Annual Cinema Eye Honors

The Act of Killing, the acclaimed Danish film that features former Indonesian death squad leaders re-enacting their crimes, was named the Outstanding Feature at the 7th Annual Cinema Eye Honors for Nonfiction Filmmaking at the Museum of the Moving Image in Astoria, Queens tonight with hosts and Cinema Eye Chair Esther Robinson and Founding Director

Cinema Eye Honors Announces 2013 Heterodox Nominees Celebrating Narrative Features that Blur the Line Between Scripted and Nonfiction

The Cinema Eye Honors for Nonfiction Filmmaking today announced the five nominees for its fourth annual Cinema Eye Heterodox Award, sponsored by Filmmaker Magazine.  The Cinema Eye Heterodox Award honors a narrative film that imaginatively incorporates nonfiction strategies, content and/or modes of production. The five films nominated for the 2014 Heterodox Award are: Andrew Bujalski’s

Cinema Eye Honors Announces Nominees for 7th Annual Nonfiction Film Awards

Forty feature films and six shorts will vie for this year’s Cinema Eye Honors for Nonfiction Filmmaking as nominees were announced this evening at the Film Society of Lincoln Center‘s Elinor Bunin Munroe Film Center in New York City at an event hosted by the Tribeca Film Institute. Five films are in the running for

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