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The documentary "Hail Satan?" is a funny, compelling look at the Satanic Temple's political agendas, just-so characters, and deeper undercurrents. Read more

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Fellow Tolkien nerds, be forewarned: As a movie-going experience, this is surprisingly depressing. Read more

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Seth Rogen is an alt-weekly writer dating Charlize Theron? Who is secretary of state? Really. Read more

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The new documentary "Ask Dr. Ruth" proves that the legendary sex therapist's guidance is as funny, poignant, and essential as ever. Read more

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Photo courtesy of Zeitgeist Films

“We talk a lot about voice in this society, but people need power. I can tell my stories until the cows come home, but if there’s not actual structural change, then what’s the point, if I’m just shouting into the void?" Read more

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Two local short films by Eryk Pruitt and Edith Snow feature psychological crime drama in familiar Triangle locations. Read more

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Director Bernardo Ruiz captures the fragility and fortitude of those whose work is contingent on nature’s benevolence. Read more

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Always in Season explores the case of a seventeen-year-old African-American high school student who was found hanged from a swing set in Bladenboro. Read more

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Sydney Pollack shot a concert film about the record, but technical difficulties prevented a commercial release for almost fifty years. Read more

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Photo courtesy of David de Rozas

Rozas's experimental portrait of Roland Gordon won a Jury Award for best short at the festival's awards ceremony today. Read more

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Decade of Fire screens in Full Frame at 1:20 p.m. today. Read more

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photo by Annette Brown

Robin Bissell’s film reduces Durham activist Ann Atwater to a selfless, static canvas for KKK member C.P. Ellis’s learning and growth. Read more

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The Aftermath's director, James Kent, lingers on every corny image: Rachel playing piano in the blue light of dusk, Stephen splitting logs in a cable-knit sweater. Read more

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“It was pretty clear that this amazing archive from the main character of the film was part of the story as well,” says local director Kenny Dalsheimer. Read more

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Amid its global offerings, this year's Full Frame Documentary Film Festival delves into what it means to live, work, and dream in our country now. Read more

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In Jane Gillooly's Where the Pavement Ends, the troubled relationship between the two cities serves as a microcosm of segregation’s long tail. Read more

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Photo courtesy of Full Frame Documentary Festival

The locally produced documentary follows Juana Luz Tobar Ortega, an undocumented Guatemalan grandmother seeking safety from deportation in a Greensboro church. Read more

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This year’s collection of N.C.-connected films convey an interest in issues of race, gender, class, poverty, age, and illness. Read more

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Photo by Maya Krinsky

The Hale County This Morning, This Evening director and 2019 Full Frame thematic program curator strives to find a documentary cinema beyond "feigned total understanding." Read more

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