The Greatest Documentaries of All Time poll

What are the greatest documentaries ever made? We polled 340 critics, programmers and filmmakers in the search for authoritative answers.

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  • Top ten nonfiction lessons – for those who take the time…

    Top ten nonfiction lessons – for those who take the time…

    Instead of voting in our Documentary Poll, the Austrian Film Museum’s director Alexander Horwath sent us this proposal for a screening programme…
    Wednesday 27 August 2014

  • Letter to Harun Farocki

    Letter to Harun Farocki

    Kevin B. Lee’s letter to the late filmmaker, written on the occasion of his 70th birthday tribute programme Searching Images at the Nightingale Cinema, Chicago.
    Thursday 28 August 2014

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