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· March, 2011

Stories about Film from March, 2011

Greece: Thessaloniki Documentary Festival Succeeds in Hard Times

The week-long 13th Thessaloniki Documentary Festival presented a line up of approximately 220 films from around the world from 11-30 March, 2011, in Thessaloniki, Greece. Themes included regional retrospectives (this...

Africa: Africa Movie Academy Awards (AMAA)

Tanzania: Space Education Documentary in Swahili for Kids

Puerto Rico: Documentary on the UPR

Russia: Heroin Epidemic; Attitude to Sex

Brazil: The Cost of Financing Culture

Recent news that the Brazilian Ministry of Culture has authorized famous singer Maria Bethânia to raise R$ 1.3 million tax free (Brazilian reais - approximately US$ 777,000) to create a...

Africa: African movies to watch

Gabon: Citizen Web Documentary Wins Award

Kenya: Kenya Film Commission Animation Expo

Macedonia, Japan: Anime vs. Reality

Thailand film named best Asian film of the year

Puerto Rico: On the film “América”

Mexico: Documentary ‘Presumed Guilty’ Back in Theaters

Mexico: Possible Documentary Censorship Causes Commotion

A Mexican judge ordered theaters to temporarily halt screenings of the popular Mexican documentary Presunto Culpable (Presumed Guilty). The filmmakers, in an announcement posted on their website, state that the...

Nigeria: Jesus Film in Hausa

South Africa: Body parts for cash

Lebanon: Web Documentary About Young Lebanese Artists

Japan: Controversial documentary The Cove released free online

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