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Must-See Documentary: ‘Karabian: A Glimpse Into a Statesman’s Life’ |

Asbarez - 2020-07-03 00:40

Interactive documentary sheds light on village... |

Rûdaw - 2020-07-01 14:55

Rojava filmmaker Şêro Hindê talks about his new documentary

ANF - 2020-06-19 08:38
“Evîn Di Rûyê Qirkirinê De” (Kurdish for “Love in the face of genocide”) is the title of the new documentary by Rojava filmmaker Şêro Hindê. ...

Rojava Film Commune releases new doc on Shengal dengbej tradition

ANF - 2020-06-18 08:38
The trailer of the new documentary bi Rojava Film Commune director, Şêro Hindê, is about the different dengbej traditions in Shengal. ...

Bared Maronian’s ‘Orphans of the Genocide’ Documentary Now Available on Amazon Prime - The Armenian Mirror-Spectator

Mirrorspectator - 2020-06-11 22:47

Bared Maronian’s Orphans of the Genocide Documentary Now Streaming

Armenianweekly - 2020-06-03 02:59

Armenian Genocide documentary now streaming on Amazon Prime - PanARMENIAN.Net

Panarmenian - 2020-05-30 14:36

Dan Yessian's Award-Winning Documentary "An Armenian Trilogy" Now Streaming

Armenianweekly - 2020-05-30 06:28

Award-Winning Documentary ‘An Armenian Trilogy’ and its Soundtrack Available on Amazon |

Asbarez - 2020-05-30 00:34

Kobane documentary to help Heyva Sor Italy

ANF - 2020-05-29 09:00
Before that the coronavirus pandemic stopped the activities planned by Heyva Sor Italy, the association had begun screening the documentary On the road to Kobane by Enrico del Gamba. ...

“An Armenian Trilogy,” documentary about music’s Dan Yessian, debuts on Amazon – Public Radio of Armenia

Armradio - 2020-05-28 12:24

"An Armenian Trilogy," documentary about music’s Dan Yessian, debuts on Amazon | SHOOTonline

Shootonline - 2020-05-28 00:59

Anti-Semitism examined as a social virus in new PBS documentary - Jewish Telegraphic Agency

JTA - 2020-05-26 21:48

Documentary film "Siya Avê" freely available on YouTube

ANF - 2020-05-26 19:22
The documentary film "Siya Avê" by journalist Metin Yoksu, produced by the MA news agency, is freely accessible on the Internet. The film tells the story of two women whose village in Hasankeyf was flooded by the Ilisu dam. ...

Video of the Day: “Created Equal: Clarence Thomas in His Own Words”

AEI - 2020-05-20 06:01
The documentary above “Created Equal: Clarence Thomas in His Own Words” appeared last night on National Public Television with this description: Although Clarence Thomas remains a controversial figure, loved by some, reviled by others, few know much more ...

New video series: ‘Free To Choose Under 2 Minutes’

AEI - 2020-05-20 06:01
In the video above, Bob Chitester, creator and executive producer of Milton Friedman’s original 1980 “Free To Choose” documentary series, is featured in a prologue to “Free To Choose in Under 2 Minutes” – new, short videos offering Nobel economist Milton ...

'In the Beginning Was Armenia': Review of Arabic Language Documentary - The Armenian Mirror-Spectator

Mirrorspectator - 2020-05-16 21:57

“Lethal Nationalism” Review: New Greek Genocide documentary - Greek City Times

Greekcitytimes - 2020-05-06 03:56

José Andrés and World Central Kitchen Will Get the Documentary Treatment Courtesy of Ron Howard

Yahoo - 2020-05-03 08:28

Documentary 'Li Kampa Berdereş'

Rûdaw Video - 2020-04-30 12:53

"Lethal Nationalism": New explosive documentary will expose Turkey's Genocide of the Greeks (VIDEO) - Greek City Times

Greekcitytimes - 2020-04-20 13:13

Documentary "Commander Arian" freely available on the Internet

ANF - 2020-04-19 14:13
The documentary film "Commander Arian" by Alba Sotorra is freely available on the Internet in seven languages. The film is an impressive portrait of a YPJ commander fighting for a free life. ...

Documentary about artist Mehmet Çapan premiered in Stuttgart

ANF - 2020-02-22 11:36
The premiere of the documentary about the life of artist Mehmet Çapan, was held in Stuttgart. At the gala attention was drawn to the importance of the mother language. ...

Heyva Sor presents documentary about Kobanê resistance

ANF - 2020-02-12 10:10
The documentary made by Heyva Sor a Kurdistanê (Kurdistan Red Crescent) Italian branch about the ISIS brutality was shown in Livorno. ...

My documentary helped 1,000 Yezidi women find safety in Germany: journalist

Rûdaw - 2020-02-05 10:14

Film about Armenian violinist Ara Malikian named best documentary at Goya Awards – Public Radio of Armenia

Armradio - 2020-01-26 09:31

Hillary Clinton Covers Bernie, Trump 2016 Loss and a "Larger Story About Women" in New Sundance Documentary [Video]

Yahoo - 2020-01-22 18:26

The documentary about MLKP is ready

ANF - 2020-01-22 09:18
The documentary "Dema Baranan" prepared by the Filmmakers Film Collective has been completed. ...

On the road to Kobane, a video for Heyva Sor a Kurdistanê

ANF - 2020-01-09 08:20
"On the road to Kobane" is the title of the documentary that will be screened today at the Goldonetta at 9.30 pm, during an event organized by the Heyva Sor a Kurdistanê-Italy Onlus, with the patronage of the Municipality of Livorno. ...

Trump salutes North Korea military general in documentary footage | WBMA

Abc3340 - 2020-01-01 13:49

Documentary tells the story of Jinwar, the women's village

ANF - 2019-12-26 09:04
The documentary collective Şopdarên rojê ya çandê have made a short film about Jinwar, the free women's village in Rojava. ...

Documentary “Hate Among Us” Sheds Light on the Rise of Anti-Semitism in the World

Forbes - 2019-12-03 18:26

After Al-Jazeera airs documentary on Israeli raid, Hamas brags

Seth Frantzman - 2019-12-02 23:17
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN Al-Jazeera ran a documentary looking at an Israeli operation in 2018 that didn’t go according to plan. Hamas is now celebrating what […] ...

Two documentary films about Kurdish women screened in Toulouse

ANF - 2019-11-27 08:18
Two documentary films about Kurdish women were screened in Toulouse. ...

Solidarity action with Rojava in Chambery

ANF - 2019-11-13 17:12
In the Chambery commune in Savoie, France, Kurds and their friends met to watch a documentary on Rojava. ...

The American Interest: The Death of Al-Baghdadi—and the Birth of a Tragedy

Justice for Kurds - 2019-11-03 00:04
Washington. Middle East Institute. October 24. New York. Screening room at the New York Times. October 26. On both occasions, showings of Peshmerga, my 2016 war documentary, presented under the auspices of Justice for Kurds, the American NGO that I founde ...

Review: Documentary 'Intent to Destroy' examines Armenian genocide - Los Angeles Times

Latimes - 2019-10-30 03:30

Watch Travis Scott’s ‘Look Mom I Can Fly’ Documentary Trailer – Rolling Stone

Rollingstone - 2019-10-27 17:05

Hulu Jeffery Epstein documentary gets cut, Netflix to continue - Diaspora - Jerusalem Post

Jpost - 2019-10-25 14:15

Hollywood Minute: National Enquirer documentary - KTVZ

KTVZ - 2019-10-17 16:10

Netflix documentary on Brazil TV host who ordered killings and then filmed scene for ratings | Daily Mail Online

Dailymail - 2019-10-16 19:31

Michael Jackson’s Hollywood star needs round the clock police protection amid fears it’ll be smashed up over Leaving Neverland documentary

Thesun - 2019-10-16 10:11

Netflix teases new Beyonce documentary Homecoming about her iconic 2018 Coachella performance | Daily Mail Online

Dailymail - 2019-10-16 09:01

Madeleine McCann Netflix documentary claims missing toddler 'is alive' | Daily Mail Online

Dailymail - 2019-10-15 20:54

Chelsea Handler wants Trump to watch her Netflix documentary on white privilege

Washingtonexaminer - 2019-10-14 18:45

American Factory is a documentary but feels like a horror story from the frontlines of late capitalism - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

ABC - 2019-10-12 22:15

New Netflix Documentary on Cambridge Analytica Doubles as a Mystery - WSJ

WSJ - 2019-10-11 23:50

Watch the Trailer for Netflix Documentary Series ‘Jailbirds’ – Rolling Stone

Rollingstone - 2019-10-09 13:01

Bill Gates Netflix Documentary Trailer: Series on Microsoft Founder | IndieWire

Indiewire - 2019-10-08 10:57

Obama Netflix documentary, American Factory, makes debut today - CBS News

Cbsnews - 2019-10-07 14:43

Turkish opposition releases documentary on 'glorified' mob attack against leader | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-10-06 21:12

Duhok film fest to highlight work of renowned Tunisian female activist, filmmaker

Kurdistan24 - 2019-10-03 18:42
Salma Baccar's first feature and feminist essay-film “FATMA 75” (1976) is the first documentary in Tunisia by a woman. (Photo: Saouri) ...

Are you close to vomiting?

Frederike Geerdink - 2019-10-03 08:17
‘The Act of Killing’ is by far the most overwhelming film I have ever seen. It was recommended to me by the lecturers in my International Journalism Master’s as an example of a documentary film in which the unexpected form, re-enactment, is exceptionally ...

BBC responds to error in Stacey Dooley's new Panorama documentary

Digitalspy - 2019-08-07 17:47

Director Keremo brings life of lawyer Epözdemir to the big screen

ANF - 2019-08-01 11:10
Kurdish director and poet Keremo (Kerem Tekoğlu) has made a documentary on the life of lawyer Şevket Epözdemir. ...

Netflix acquires Sundance's hit Ocasio-Cortez documentary | TheHill

Thehill - 2019-07-26 14:43

Netflix announces release date for Ocasio-Cortez documentary | TheHill

Thehill - 2019-07-25 11:00

PEN America Calls for Reversal of Prison Sentences Imposed on Turkish Filmmakers Ertuğrul Mavioğlu and Çayan Demirel for Documentary Bakur - PEN America

PEN - 2019-07-24 06:15

Netflix releases first trailer for Ocasio-Cortez documentary | TheHill

Thehill - 2019-07-23 10:04

Documentary - Jiyan li çarenivîseke nediyar

Rûdaw Video - 2019-07-21 00:29

New hearing at trial against directors of Bakur documentary

ANF - 2019-07-18 11:35
Award-winning filmmaker Çayan Demirel and veteran journalist Ertuğrul Mavioğlu are under trial for their documentary 'Bakur'. ...

British woman who fought ISIS to be featured in documentary - Middle East - Jerusalem Post

Jpost - 2019-06-30 16:43

The Hidden Cross: Documentary about the Armenians in Amed

ANF - 2019-06-26 13:42
A documentary about survivors of the Armenian genocide who had to convert to Islam was shot in Amed. ANF talked to the directors. ...

Bellingcat documentary has the pace and plot of a thriller –

Alternet - 2019-06-19 08:50

Case against two Irish journalists dropped

ANF - 2019-06-09 08:37
Two investigative journalists have accused the North of Ireland police of “malicious intent” after the bogus case against them in relation to a documentary on collusion was dropped. ...

First screening of documentary "Gitmek" in Europe

ANF - 2019-05-21 12:00
The documentary “Gitmek” (“Going”) tells the story of the 33 revolutionaries murdered in Suruç and is now being screened in Europe as part of the SGDF's campaign ‘We defended together, we build together’. ...

Documentary: "Muezzin" by Sebastian Brameshuber: Turkey's "Idol" for prayer callers -

Qantara - 2019-05-17 15:28

Documentary series by Chapman professor explores the global child trafficking trade - Los Angeles Times

Latimes - 2019-05-14 19:33

7th FilmAmed Documentary Film Festival ended

ANF - 2019-05-13 08:38
The 7th FilmAmed Documentary Film Festival came to an end with the screening of the documentary “Her Malek Dibistanek" (“Every house is a school”). ...

7th Edition of FilmAmed Documentary Film Festival opens today

ANF - 2019-05-08 12:09
The 7th FilmAmed Documentary Film Festival opens today in Amed. ...

"Mehmet lives in the collective memory of every Kurdish family"

ANF - 2019-05-02 13:30
In an interview with ANF, documentary maker Nikola Ivanovski talks about his motivations to make a film about the last few months in the life of Mehmet Aksoy, who died as a member of the YPG Press Center in an ISIS attack in Raqqa. ...

"Rojava Experiment in Syria - A society in transition"

ANF - 2019-04-29 12:09
On the 5th of May the documentary "Rojava Experiment in Syria - A society in transition" can be seen at phoenix. The author has met people who want to carry out and promote the socio-political experiment of democracy from below. ...

I Watched the New Steve Bannon Documentary, The Brink, So You Don’t Have To - Vogue

Vogue - 2019-03-28 06:17

Netflix’s Ted Bundy documentary review: Conversations With a Killer - Vox

VOX - 2019-03-24 18:31

Shirkers review: a punk feminist documentary gem is now on Netflix - Vox

VOX - 2019-03-24 09:23

Netflix’s Fyre vs. Hulu’s Fyre Fraud: which documentary is better? - Vox

VOX - 2019-03-24 09:23

” Al-Mansoura”…arranging a party for the Woman International day.

SDF Press - 2019-02-28 06:05
Al_Tabqa_ Woman House in Al-Mansoura Town arranged a party in cooperation with Women Council, for the international day of Woman, on 8 march. The party included showing documentary films about the life of women and their role in society and the achievemen ...

Prison sentences asked for directors of "Bakur" documentary

ANF - 2019-02-21 16:46
Prison sentences asked for the directors of the documentary "Bakur", Çayan Demirel and Ertuğrul Mavioğlu. ...

Special Report: 40 Sunni Prisoners Pressured to Make False Confessions in TV Documentary

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-02-07 02:01
According to the information obtained by Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN), more than 40 Sunni civilians in various cities of Kurdistan have been arrested by security forces on charges of religious activities during the past seven months. These people ...

Reports: Georgia DA May Investigate R. Kelly in Wake of Damning Documentary | Democracy Now!

Democracynow - 2019-02-05 06:45

Paul Walker Documentary In Works For Paramount Network | Deadline

Deadline - 2019-01-19 14:07

Michael Moore compares Trump to Hitler in new documentary

Yahoo - 2019-01-14 16:30

What's the most watched Netflix documentary in Texas and the U.S.? We've got the answer - Houston Chronicle

Chron - 2019-01-10 03:11

The Strange and Dangerous Journey to 'Finding Noah' Documentary | Hollywood Reporter

Hollywoodreporter - 2019-01-09 09:01

Documentary: For the Sins of the Fathers: Episode One (English version)

Kurdish Institute of Brussels - 2018-11-19 17:40
VRT’s war correspondent Rudi Vranckx has produced a series of documentaries focusing on the fate of the children of Belgian IS fighters and their partners. How should Belgium treat these children who are too young to bear any responsibility for the acts o ...

Documentary on Peshmerga to Go on Screen at Cologne Film Festival

BAS News - 2018-11-05 14:10
ERBIL — A new short documentary by Kurdish filmmaker Mehmed Salih Bedirxan will go on the silver screen to take part at the 2018 Film Festival Cologne. The 12-minute documentary sheds light on the Peshmerga forces of Kurdistan Freedom Party (PAK) and the ...

The Wall Street Journal: ISIS Overlooks a Synagogue in Mosul

Justice for Kurds - 2018-10-21 14:30
In the fall of 2016 I began filming a documentary about the battle to retake Mosul from Islamic State. I made a promise to myself and to my crew: Whatever risks and obstacles the war unpredictably produced, we would reach the burial ground of the prophet ...

Morocco summons Iraq envoy over Sulaimani film screening: SIFF

Rûdaw - 2018-10-19 12:30
The documentary was shot in Western Sahara ...

A Year on Since Referendum: Barzani Reveals US Envoys’ Position

BAS News - 2018-09-24 12:34
Prominent Kurdish leader and former president of Kurdistan Region, Masoud Barzani, has commented on the independence referendum he spearheaded last year in Kurdistan. In a documentary by al-Jazeera, he revealed the negotiations Erbil had with Baghdad and ...

New Italian documentary warns of ISIS comeback in Iraq

Rûdaw - 2018-09-01 08:21
they spent 18 months in Iraq filming and interviewing widows of ISIS fighters and former child soldiers for the documentary ...

Kurdish Film on Halabja Chemical Attack Competes in Int. Festival

BAS News - 2018-08-28 10:04
ERBIL — A documentary film about the Baath regime’s atrocity of chemical attack against Kurds in Halabja is now competing alongside dozens of other works in an international festival. Halabja, a city in Kurdistan Region, came under chemical bombardment b ...

Kurdish filmmaker’s award-winning documentary on Iraq airs on PBS

Kurdistan24 - 2018-08-28 09:22
The documentary made its first screening at the International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam (IDFA) in November 2016. (Photo: Ten Thousand Images) ...

Rights organizations defend Turkish filmmakers jailed for PKK documentary

Rûdaw - 2018-05-30 13:16
Demirel and Mavioglu were seen in a Batman court ...

Turkey: government urged to dismiss charges against filmmakers of documentary "Bakur" - IFEX

IFEX - 2018-05-29 01:04

Documentary screening: ‘The Voice of the Yazidi Women’

The American University of Kurdistan - 2018-04-12 02:01
Duhok, Iraqi Kurdistan – October 25, 2017 – The Center for Peace and Human Security at the American University of Kurdistan hosted the screening of the documentary film “The Voice of Yazidi Women”, in collaboration with YAZDA, a global Yazidi organization ...

Documentary screening: ‘A Kurdish dream: War and peace’

The American University of Kurdistan - 2018-04-11 02:00
Duhok, Iraqi Kurdistan – January 28, 2018 – The Center for Peace and Human Security at the American University of Kurdistan hosted the screening of the documentary film “The Kurdish Dream: War or Peace” by Kae Bahar, in collaboration with the Center for R ...

All quiet on the Nineveh front…

Justice for Kurds - 2018-04-05 05:15
It was during the filming of the documentary Peshmerga that I was in the plains of Nineveh, late at night, sending a drone over Mosul to capture images. We were sleeping in the infirmary of a military base, just me and two French technicians, above the ci ...

Peshmerga documentary takes top prize in Prague festival

Rûdaw - 2018-03-15 20:19
he film “tells the story of a Peshmerga endangered his life in order to protect his friends ...

Rudaw: Peshmerga documentary screened on Capitol Hill

Justice for Kurds - 2018-03-09 19:14
WASHINGTON DC – American lawmakers on Capitol Hill were presented with a special screening of a documentary about the Peshmerga Tuesday evening. “Tonight, my friends the Peshmerga, the martyrs, the heroes, General Sirwan Barzani, Maghdid Harky, the martyr ...

Peshmerga documentary screened on Capitol Hill

Rûdaw - 2018-03-07 20:26

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