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Full Frame Announces Lineups for Marshall Curry Tribute and 2015 Thematic Program “The True Meaning of Pictures”

  Durham, N.C. – March 18, 2015 – The Full Frame Documentary Film Festival has announced its list of Full Frame Tribute and Thematic Program films. The festival is proud to present the 2015 Full Frame Tribute to filmmaker Marshall Curry. Full Frame will screen Curry’s films over the course of the four-day event, and will welcome a selection of Curry’s collaborators and subjects for Q&As. “Full Frame is where I had the first showing…

Full Frame Announces Invited Program and NEW DOCS Lineup for 18th Annual Documentary Film Festival

Durham, N.C. – March 11, 2015 – The Full Frame Documentary Film Festival has announced its “Invited Program” and “NEW DOCS” lineup of new feature and short films. Specific screening times and venues will be announced with the release of the full schedule on March 19. “We are incredibly proud of the talent on display in our 2015 lineup,” said director of programming Sadie Tillery. “These new films take us places: remote landscapes, hypnotic fairs, and…

Full Frame Documentary Film Festival Announces 2015 Tribute and Thematic Program

Durham, N.C. – February 10, 2015 – The Full Frame Documentary Film Festival will honor Marshall Curry with the 2015 Tribute Award, presenting a retrospective of his work. This year’s Thematic Program will look at the ethics of representation in documentary film through a series curated by filmmaker Jennifer Baichwal. “Full Frame is where I had the first showing of my first film, Street Fight,” Curry said. “I have a fond memory of pacing around outside…

The Center for Documentary Studies at Duke University receives NEA grant to support the 2015 Full Frame Documentary Film Festival

Durham, NC – December 4, 2014 – National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) Chairman Jane Chu announced on December 2 that The Center for Documentary Studies at Duke University is one of 919 nonprofit organizations nationwide to receive an NEA Art Works grant. The Center for Documentary Studies is recommended for a $35,000 grant, a $15,000 increase from last year’s grant, to support the 2015 Full Frame Documentary Film Festival. Full Frame is a program…

Full Frame Documentary Film Festival Receives PNC Grant to Expand Year-Round Programming

The Full Frame Road show, Presented by PNC, will Bring Free Screenings to Greater Triangle Area Durham, NC – May 7, 2014 – The Full Frame Documentary Film Festival has received a $25,000 grant from the PNC Foundation to enhance the reach of its programming. The grant will allow more Triangle residents to enjoy Full Frame’s new year-round program called The Full Frame Road Show presented by PNC, which will bring free screenings of documentary…

Full Frame Documentary Film Festival Announces 2014 Award Winners

Darius Clark Monroe answers questions after the screening of his film “Evolution of a Criminal” – Friday April 4, 2014. The film won both The Reva and David Logan Grand Jury Award and The Center for Documentary Studies Filmmaker Award at the 2014 Full Frame Documentary Film Festival. Durham, NC — April 6th, 2014 — The 2014 Full Frame Documentary Film Festival award winners were announced this afternoon at the festival’s annual Awards Barbecue. One…