Tagged: Documentary Film

New Documentary Highlights The Carter Family's History and Influence

OPB |May 02, 2014 12:35 p.m.

FRIDAY: Oregon filmmaker Beth Harrington's documentary about the history of the Carter and Cash families and their effect on music — country, Americana and more — debuts this Saturday in Portland.

Documentary Highlights International Adoption Delays

April 03, 2013 12:45 p.m.

We'll talk with the executive producer of "Stuck," a film that highlights the long wait for international adoptions. 

American Winter

March 19, 2013 12:35 p.m.

American Winter profiles Portland families struggling to make ends meet in the aftermath of the great recession.

Documenting The Life And Death Of James Chasse

Feb. 20, 2013 12:20 p.m.

We'll talk with Brian Lindstrom, the filmmaker of the new documentary of the life and death of James Chasse, who died in police custody in 2006. 

Faded: Girls + Binge Drinking

March 14, 2012 9:15 a.m.

The new documentary Faded follows four girls through their teenage years to explore the causes and consequences of binge drinking.

Wim Wenders on "Pina"

Feb. 14, 2012 9:06 a.m.

The German filmmaker Wim Wenders celebrates the work and life of choreographer Pina Bausch in his new 3D documentary, Pina.

If a Tree Falls

Feb. 13, 2012 9:20 a.m.

This Oscar-nominated film documents the events and people involved in a series of arsons in Oregon and elsewhere that were successfully prosecuted as terrorism.

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