Thu., April 6, 10:00 am, Camelot PROGRAM 67
Say Something is a coming of age documentary in which we meet 19 year old Isabell who has grown up seeing her stepfather abuse her mother.
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source: The Orange County Register
by Theresa Walker
It’s easy to see why someone would want to make a documentary about Nick Mendes and his wife, Wendy.
They make a cute couple — loving and playful. Devoted to each other.
He keeps her laughing with his sense of humor, including side-splitting profane remarks. He won’t let her feel down about anything. There’s no room for self pity or negative thinking with him around.
And what she does for him?
Continue reading “Documentary tells love story of quadriplegic ‘American Veteran’ and caregiver/wife”
Wed., April 5, 11:00 am, Camelot PROGRAM 58
In 2001 a mass grave was discovered in a suburb of Belgrade. Soon there were more to come. ‘Depth Two’ investigates the hidden story behind this horrid discovery and takes us back to 1999 and the NATO bombings in Serbia.
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Tue., April 4, 6:30 pm, Camelot, PROGRAM 54
Composer Stephen Edwards mourns the loss of his mother.
Continue reading “AmDocs2017 Snapshot: Requiem For My Mother (USA, 57 min.)”
By Meagan Kashty
With 14 films from three international festivals on this year’s slate, the American Documentary Film Festival (AmDocs) promises to bear the fruits of an earlier partnership agreement.
Continue reading “North South doc alliance bolsters AmDocs 2017 lineup”
Tue., April 4, 2:30 pm, Camelot PROGRAM 50
The building of a canoe can be seen as an example of the importance and greatness of community work.
Continue reading “AmDocs2017 Snapshot: Kanu Belong Keram (SWITZERLAND, 16 min.)”
Mon., April 3, 4:00 pm, Camelot (AmDocs Film Fund Winner!) PROGRAM 38
In East Asia, the game of Go is hailed as one of mankind’s great cultural treasures. For millennia, masters and disciples have passed the game down as a window to the human mind.
Continue reading “AmDocs 2017 Snapshot: The Surrounding Game (USA, 98 min.)”