Posts Tagged ‘Lauren Greenfield’

Defamation Lawsuit Against Lauren Greenfield Thrown Out of Federal Court

Posted by on Monday January 28, 2013 | Uncategorized

The Orlando Sentinel is reporting that the lawsuit brought against photographer and filmmaker Lauren Greenfield by one of the subjects of her award-winning documentary “The Queen of Versailles” has been thrown out by a federal judge in Orlando. The parties have been ordered to seek arbitration. Greenfield and the Sundance Institute, which runs the Sundance... More

Greenfield Wins Sundance Director Prize

Posted by on Monday January 30, 2012 | Awards/Contests/Grants

Lauren Greenfield won the prize for best director of a US documentary at the Sundance Film Festival for her film, “The Queen of Versailles.” The prize was announced January 28 at the end of the festival for independent films. Greenfield, a photographer and director whose previous documentaries include “Thin,” an HBO film on anorexia, was... More

Photographers’ Documentaries Debut at Sundance Film Festival

Posted by on Thursday January 19, 2012 | Awards/Contests/Grants

The Sundance Film Festival, the 11-day festival of independent films, kicks off today in Park City, Utah, with a roster that includes documentaries by two photographers-turned-filmmakers. “The Queen of Versailles,” a documentary by Lauren Greenfield, which will debut on the opening night of the Festival, has already been touted as a must-see at the Festival.... More

Lauren Greenfield Sued For Defamation By Documentary Subject

Posted by on Thursday January 12, 2012 | Uncategorized

Photographer and filmmaker Lauren Greenfield is being sued for defamation by the subject of her new documentary, “The Queen of Versailles,” which is set to premier on the opening night of the Sundance Film Festival. The Sundance Institute is also named in the suit, filed on January 10 in Florida District Court, as is Greenfield’s... More