5 Docs to Stream for Black Music Month

June is a celebration of Black music and each Friday this month we’ll be sharing films from previous festivals that showcase Black music and artists. For our Durham readers, be sure to grab some popcorn from our friends at the Carolina Theatre of Durham (takeout concessions open on Fridays) before streaming one of these awesome films!   AMAZING GRACE Full Frame 2019 Closing Night Film Resurrected footage from 1972 captures Aretha Franklin’s electrifying performance with the…

12 Human Rights Award Winners to Stream

In honor of Amnesty International Day, we are sharing a list of past Kathleen Bryan Edwards Award for Human Rights award winners that are now available for streaming. This award is presented at the Full Frame Documentary Film Festival to a film that addresses a significant human rights issue in the United States. By inspiring advocacy, increasing awareness, and promoting equity and justice, the winning film honors the legacy of Kathleen Bryan Edwards’s passion and…



Thursday, June 11 | 1 PM (EST) | FREE | REGISTER HERE 

As more festivals make the move online, documentary directors are left questioning, what is the right path for their films? Join us for a discussion on emerging strategies for nonfiction filmmakers, where we’ll tackle the most pressing concerns and questions about the changing festival landscape.

Moderator:   Deirdre Haj, Full Frame director

Panelists:     Josh Braun, co-president of Submarine Entertainment
                      Ramona S. Diaz, filmmaker, CineDiaz
                      Brian Newman, founder of Sub-Genre

Register today and learn more about the panelists joining the discussion.


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