Thom Powers appears in the following:
Friday, January 15, 2021
The documentary “Assassins” investigates the bizarre 2017 plot to murder Kim Jong-Nam, the half brother to North Korea’s Supreme Leader.
Friday, January 08, 2021
“The Dissident” investigates the Saudi Arabian plan to murder journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
Friday, January 01, 2021
In “David Attenborough: A Life on our Planet,” the acclaimed nature documentary maker combines stunning visuals of wildlife with a passionate appeal for humans to rescue the planet.
Friday, December 25, 2020
“Giving Voice” celebrates the legacy of August Wilson by looking at a competition of high school students performing his monologues on a Broadway stage.
Friday, December 18, 2020
“40 Years a Prisoner” follows Mike Africa Jr. as he seeks to reunite with his parents imprisoned for the 1978 shootout between Philadelphia’s police and MOVE.
Friday, December 04, 2020
The documentary “76 Days” was filmed inside hospitals in Wuhan, China during the city's lockdown at the outbreak of Covid-19.
Friday, November 27, 2020
“Fireball: Visitors from Darker Worlds,” directed by Werner Herzog and Clive Oppenheimer, takes a global journey to study meteors from past and present.
Friday, November 13, 2020
“MLK/FBI” returns us to a time when J. Edgar Hoover led a campaign of surveillance and harassment against Martin Luther King, Jr.
Wednesday, November 11, 2020
DOC NYC will start showing films online starting Wednesday.
Friday, October 30, 2020
Master documentarian Frederick Wiseman continues his 50-year project of observing institutions with a look at Boston in “City Hall.”
Friday, October 23, 2020
The documentary “Time” focuses on Fox Rich, an ex-convict turned successful entrepreneur, as she raises her family and struggles to get her husband Rob freed from prison.
Friday, October 16, 2020
"Totally Under Control” takes a sobering look at why Covid-19 had a more devastating impact in the United States than in other countries.
Friday, October 02, 2020
“Kingdom of Silence” explores the life of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, who was murdered by Saudi operatives on Oct. 2, 2018.
Friday, September 25, 2020
This 14-part documentary series, narrated by Tilda Swinton and others, showcases the immense contribution of women filmmakers from around the globe.
Friday, September 18, 2020
In the Showtime series “Love Fraud,” filmmakers Heidi Ewing and Rachel Grady conduct an investigation into a con man who has romanced women and stolen their money for 20 years.
Tuesday, November 05, 2019
A profile of a sex therapist, stories of students who must choose between tuition and food, and a film about Brooklyn's Arab community lead this year's festival.
Friday, November 16, 2018
“Under the Wire” tells the story of journalist Marie Colvin and photographer Paul Conroy covering a deadly siege in the Syrian city of Homs.
Thursday, November 08, 2018
The annual documentary festival features films on acting in the #MeToo era, New York City's most fascinating characters and a long-forgotten Aretha Franklin concert.
Friday, October 26, 2018
In the Netflix documentary “Shirkers,” filmmaker Sandi Tan goes in search of a film she made in Singapore 25 years ago that was stolen by her collaborator.
Friday, July 13, 2018
The documentary “Dark Money” looks at how mysterious sources of campaign financing corrupts the political process.