Posts Tagged ‘HBO’

PDN Video: Gillian Laub on Winning Over Reluctant Subjects to Film “Southern Rites”

Posted by on Wednesday May 13, 2015 | PDN Video Picks, Video

Gillian Laub: "Southern Rites" And The Challenges of Access from PDNOnline on Vimeo. In 2009, Gillian Laub’s story in The New York Times Magazine about segregated high school proms in Mount Vernon, Georgia, stirred national outrage, which finally forced the community to integrate the proms. Afterwards, Laub faced down the hostility and threats of locals... More

Sebastian Junger’s Tim Hetherington Doc to Premiere at Sundance

Posted by on Thursday December 6, 2012 | Events

“Which Way is the Front Line from Here? The Life and Time of Tim Hetherington,” Sebastian Junger’s documentary about the life and work of his friend and colleague, the award-winning photographer, will premiere at the Sundance Film Festival in January in Park City, Utah. Hetherington was killed in a rocket attack in Libya in April... More

Hey Conflict Photographers: Are You in the New HBO Series?

Posted by on Tuesday February 28, 2012 | Photojournalism

HBO, the premium cable network, has agreed to air a four-episode documentary series, “Witness,” about war photographers. The Hollywood Reporter says the documentaries, produced and directed by Michael Mann and David Frankham, will follow young photographers covering conflict in Mexico, Brazil, Uganda and Libya. Not yet announced, however, is who the featured photographers are. So... More