Oscar's Documentary Nominees

Tuesday, March 02, 2010 - 03:54 PM

Everyone's paying attention to Avatar and Up, but all this week at the Brian Lehrer Show we're highlighting some of the documentaries up for a 2010 Oscar. They may not get the hype, but they still deserve to be seen. Hear the BL Show segments and watch the trailers below.

+ Monday: The Most Dangerous Man in America with subject Daniel Ellsberg and filmmakers Judith Ehrlich and Rick Goldsmith.

+ Tuesday: The Cove with Director Louie Psihoyos.

+ Wednesday: Burma VJ with Director Anders Østergaard.

+ Thursday: Food, Inc. with co-producer Eric Schlosser, author of the book Fast Food Nation.

+ Friday: Oscar Preview Special! Slate film critic Dana Stevens and Manohla Dargis of the NYTimes preview this year's Oscars and offer their predictions.


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Comments [2]


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Apr. 04 2010 03:09 PM
kathy mosca

the other day, brian mentioned that these oscar nominated documentaries were available for download now to watch on tv at home. i looked on all my pay per view and on demand channels and did not find them. i am a cable vision customer in southern westchester. can you tell me what he was referring to please? thank you.

Mar. 04 2010 04:39 PM

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