Thom Powers appears in the following:
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.
Friday, June 15, 2018
Based on the book by Jonathan Safran Foer, the documentary “Eating Animals” challenges us to think more carefully about what we eat and where it comes from.
Friday, June 08, 2018
The documentary “Won’t You Be My Neighbor?” profiles the Presbyterian minister-turned-children’s TV host Fred Rogers.
Friday, June 01, 2018
The four-part Showtime series “The Fourth Estate” looks at the reporters and editors covering the Trump administration in its first year.
Friday, May 25, 2018
The Gospel According to André profiles the highly quotable arbiter of taste from Vogue magazine and explores his journey as a rare black man in the predominantly white world of fashion.
Friday, March 02, 2018
Two French iconic artists travel their countryside honoring heroic people.
Friday, November 17, 2017
The documentary “Long Strange Trip” examines the history of the Grateful Dead, but it’s not just for deadheads.
Thursday, November 09, 2017
Co-founder Thom Powers shares his picks from this year's crop of documentaries
Monday, March 30, 2015
Academy Award-winning director DA Pennebaker and DOC NYC artistic director Thom Powers explain why many classic documentary films are in danger.
Wednesday, November 12, 2014
DOC NYC, the largest documentary festival in America, premieres tomorrow. DOC NYC's Thom Powers and directors Ben Niles and Chris Moukarbel discuss the showcase of films this year.