Christopher Campbell is the managing editor of Nonfics and a freelance writer and editor for Film School Rejects,, Fandango, and Moviefone. In the past he has contributed to Indiewire, MTV News, Movieline, Fandango, Spout, Documentary Magazine, Cinematical, Screen Crush, Pajiba, First Showing and The Documentary Channel Blog. He began writing film criticism and covering film festivals for a zine called Read, back when a zine could actually get you Sundance press credentials. Since then he has received a Master's degree in Cinema Studies from NYU, where he concentrated on nonfiction film.
Awards 'Incorruptible' (Little Monster Films)
Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi Leads Independent Spirit Award Documentary Nominees
Nonfiction nominees for Indie Spirit Awards include The Russian Woodpecker, The Look of Silence and two directed by Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi.
Awards The Documentary Group
‘The Look of Silence’ and ‘Cartel Land’ Lead Nominees For the 9th Annual Cinema Eye Honors
The Cinema Eye Honors have announced the nominees for their 9th annual nonfiction film awards, the winners of which will be named on January 9, 2016.
Features CRI_144417
10 Best Documentaries About New York City
With the New York FIlm Festival kicking off this week, we rank the greatest nonfiction films about the city, including a couple by Frederick Wiseman (whose latest film is at NYFF) and a couple by the Burns brothers.
Home Viewing Captivated
Now On DVD: ‘Captivated’ is the Best True Crime Documentary In Years
Filmmaker Jeremiah Zagar ('In a Dream') evokes the work of Errol Morris, specifically 'The Thin Blue Line' and 'Tabloid,' in this perfectly schemed documentary on Pamela Smart, who was convicted of being an accomplice in the murder of her husband 23 years ago.
Features leviathan
100 Must-See Documentaries Streaming on Netflix This November
Because some people don't think there's anything good to watch on Netflix Watch Instantly anymore, we've compiled an updated list of our top 100 recommended documentaries now available, as of November 1st, to stream on the site. This should keep you busy for a while.
Reviews Argus Films
‘My Love, Don’t Cross That River’ Is Unforgettable, So Why Is It So Damn Sad?
My Love, Don't Cross That River, an enormous hit in South Korea, is making audiences weep at festivals around the world. But they should be tears of joy.
Awards HBO Documentary
10 Short Documentaries Named to 2015 Oscar Shortlist, Including ‘Claude Lanzmann: Spectres of the Shoah’
This year's Oscar shortlist for the documentary shorts category includes Claude Lanzmann: Spectres of Shoah, about the legendary documentarian, and one of the New York Times' Op-Docs. The rest come from as far as Poland, Spain and Pakistan, and deal with heavy subjects such as rape, murder, war and victims of the Ebola virus.
Awards Stray Dog
The Next Oscar Winner for Best Documentary Feature Is One of These 124 Films
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has revealed the 124 titles submitted this year for qualification for the Best Documentary Feature Oscar.
Reviews back in time
‘Back to the Future’ Fandom Documentary ‘Back in Time’ Is Too Much, Too Late
Back in Time is a star-studded, crowdfunded documentary about the Back to the Future movies and their fandom, impact and legacy.
Features patreon
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