2016 is sure to be even bigger than last year. We look forward to having you back with us for great documentaries.
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Joshua Oppenheimer’s “The Act of Killing” and “The Look of Silence” are two of the most acclaimed documentaries of recent years.
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With sellout crowds, the festival expanded to Cinema Detroit, the Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit and the Elizabeth Theater above the Park Bar.
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Freep Film Festival alum It Follows -- shot in metro Detroit by Clawson native David Robert Mitchell -- nabbed a couple nominations from the Film Independent Spirit Awards, which made its reveal today.www.freep.com/story/entertainment/2015/11/24/independent-spirit-awards-it-follows-david-robert/76... ... See MoreSee Less
Spirit Awards nominate Detroit-rooted film 'It Follows'
David Robert Mitchell will compete for best director for the movie shot in and around his Clawson ho...
3 weeks ago
Great news for Cinema Detroit (and metro Detroit film fans). ... See MoreSee Less
Thank you to our amazing donors for getting us to our goal! We truly appreciate your generosity!
Our friends over at Cinema Detroit have one day to go in their fund-raising campaign to buy new digital projection equipment. They are getting close, but are not quite there.www.patronicity.com/project/cinema_detroit ... See MoreSee Less
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Shipwreck hunter David Trotter is in the news again, having discovered a Lake Huron wreck that's been missing for more than a century.Trotter was the star of our "Graveyard of the Great Lakes" doc, which opened this year's Freep Film Festival. The film is getting its second Michigan screening this Thursday at McMorran Place in Port Huron. (Details/ticket link below.)www.freep.com/story/news/2015/11/09/shipwreck-hunter-finds-ghost-great-storm-1913/75332346/ ... See MoreSee Less
Man discovers Lake Huron shipwreck missing since 1913
The 436-foot Hydrus, victim of the White Hurricane, discovered upright on the bottom of Lake Huron
4 weeks ago
Mark your calendars if you haven't seen this compelling doc. Metro Detroit native Doug Blush, who edited the film, reports two upcoming chances to see it: Nov. 19 on CNN, or this Wednesday at Wayne State (link below). ... See MoreSee Less
The Hunting Ground Airs on CNN November 19
CNN has just announced it will broadcast The Hunting Ground film to a national audience on Thursday,...
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