DocNight Archive

DocNight Archive

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  • DocNight: The Paw Project

    DocNight: The Paw Project

    USA , 2013 , 58 min.
    Director: Jennifer Conrad Wednesday September 25th at 7pm. Director Jennifer Conrad in person! Directed by Jennifer Conrad, DVM, who will join us for this powerful educational film, The Paw Project documentary is an inspiring David and Goliath story of a grassroots movement to protect felines, both large and... more
  • DocNight: G-Dog

    DocNight: G-Dog

    USA , 2012 , 92 min.
    Director: Freida Lee Mock Subject Hector Verdugo in person G-DOG is what the homies call the priest. This is the story of a remarkable odd couple. There's Father Greg Boyle, a white Jesuit priest who's spent some 25 years in the toughest part of East LA, and then there's the tough, street-smart, and amazingly swee... more
  • DocNight: Ain't In It For My Health - A Film About Levon Helm

    DocNight: Ain't In It For My Health - A Film About Levon Helm

    USA , 2010 , 83 min.
    Director: Jacob Hatley August 14th, 7:00pm. Director Jacob Hatley in person Director Jacob Hatley's intimate documentary finds Mr. Helm at home in Woodstock, NY, in the midst of creating his first studio album in 25 years. Shot during the course of two-plus years, this highly anticipated film focuses in on the f... more
  • DocNight: Generation Iron

    DocNight: Generation Iron

    2013 , 106 min. Wednesday, January 8th at 7:30pm. Special Guests in person! GENERATION IRON - examines the professional sport of bodybuilding today and gives the audience front row access to the lives of the stars of todays international bodybuilding arena - Phil Heath, Branch Warren, Kai Greene, D... more
  • DocNight: The Bitter Buddha

    DocNight: The Bitter Buddha

    USA , 2012 , 90 min.
    Director: Steven Feinartz Screens Thursday, March 28th at 7pm Director Steve Feinartz In-Person! Special post film discussion and reception hosted by Daniel Junge DocNight is Sponsored by Maxine and Mark Rossman Digital presentation - For a few decades, Eddie Pepitone has proven to be a startling force in th... more
  • DocNight: The Rugby Player

    DocNight: The Rugby Player

    USA , 2013 , 90 min.
    Director: Scott Gracheff One Night Only! Tuesday, May 27th at 7:00pm. Winner of multiple festival awards, The Rugby Player is an uplifting and stereotype-shattering documentary that tells the story of a mother, a son, and what it takes to be a hero. The film explores the lives of Mark Bingham, one of the pa... more
  • DocNight: Becoming Bulletproof

    DocNight: Becoming Bulletproof

    USA , 2014 , 80 min.
    Director: Barnett Michael Thursday, February 19th, 7:00pm. Director Michael Barnett in person! Post screening recpetion in Henderson's Lounge BECOMING BULLETPROOF is the story of a group of people with disabilities from across America who together take part in an ambitious indie film production. Bulletproof is a West... more
  • DocNight: This Is JIM

    DocNight: This Is JIM

    USA , 2013 , 94 min.
    Director: Kathleen Carr , Lori Carr Thursday October 24th, 7:00pm. Directors Kathleen and Lori Carr in person. Ethics and integrity are at the forefront of Jim’s gubernatorial campaign as he seeks to “make the people #1” in California’s historic recall race. With a shameless, passionate quest for office, Jim takes us on a wh... more
  • DocNight: Brave New Wild

    DocNight: Brave New Wild

    USA , 2014 , 76 min.
    Director: Oakley Anderson-Moore Thursday, March 26th, 7:00pm. Director Oakley Anderson-Moore and producer Alex Reinhard in attendance! Post-screening reception in Henderson's Lounge Brave New Wild is a subversive how-to guide that chronicles not man's indomitable will to reach the top, but rather, a society of Beat-... more
  • DocNight: Hairy Who and the Chicago Imagists

    DocNight: Hairy Who and the Chicago Imagists

    USA , 109 min.
    Director: Leslie Buchbinder Thursday, April 16th, 7:30pm. Producer Brian Ashby in Person! Pre-reception in Henderson's Lounge at 6:30pm In the mid 1960s, the city of Chicago was an incubator for an iconoclastic group of young artists. Collectively known as the Imagists, they showed in successive waves of exhibitions ... more
  • DocNight: Meet the Hitlers

    DocNight: Meet the Hitlers

    USA , 2014 , 84 min.
    Director: Matt Ogens Thursday, May 28th, 7:30pm. Pre-reception in Henderson’s Lounge starting at 6:00pm. Does your name contain your destiny? Does it seal your doom? Does it mean anything at all? And…what if your name is Hitler? In Meet The Hitlers, Matt Ogens (Confessions of a Superhero) has track... more
  • DocNight: TINY: A Story About Living Small

    DocNight: TINY: A Story About Living Small

    USA , 2013 , 62 min.
    Director: Merete Mueller , Christopher Smith TINY is a documentary about home, and how we find it.... more
  • DocNight: The Only Real Game

    DocNight: The Only Real Game

    USA , 2013 , 82 min.
    Director: Mirra Bank Tuesday, October 21st, 7:30pm. Director Mirra Bank in person! Reception to follow screening in Henderson's Lounge The Only Real Game is a fighters’ and dreamers’ story about the magic of baseball for people in a remote and troubled place. Once princely Manipur, a strife-torn border st... more
  • DocNight: Neal Cassady - The Denver Years

    DocNight: Neal Cassady - The Denver Years

    USA , 2014 , 90 min.
    Director: Heather Dalton One Night Only! June 26th at 7pm. Pre-Film Reception Starts at 6pm. Filmmaker Heather Dalton will present her film in-person! Neal Cassady: The Denver Years is a documentary based on the autobiographical accounts of Neal Cassady, his troubled youth in Denver and the crucial ... more
  • DocNight: Fight Church

    DocNight: Fight Church

    2014 , 84 min.
    Director: Daniel Junge , Bryan Storkel Thursday July 10th, Directors Daniel Junge and Bryan Storkel in person! Post-Reception to follow screening in Henderson's Lounge Academy Award® Winning Director, Daniel Junge (Saving Face) and director Bryan Storkel (Holy Rollers: The True Story of Card Counting Christians) pre... more
  • DocNight: Killing the Messenger

    DocNight: Killing the Messenger

    USA , 2014 , 78 min. One Night Only! Monday, March 3rd at 7:30pm. Filmmakers in attendance! Murder is the leading cause of work related deaths for journalists as censorship increases worldwide. In addition to those who have been killed, dozens have been attacked, kidnapped, or forced into exile in connection w... more
  • DocNight: Hafu– The Mixed-Race Experience in Japan

    DocNight: Hafu– The Mixed-Race Experience in Japan

    Japan , 2013 , 90 min.
    Director: Megumi Nishikura , Lara Perez Takag With an ever increasing movement of people between places in this transnational age, there is a mounting number of mixed-race people in Japan, some visible others not. “Hafu” is the unfolding journey of discovery into the intricacies of mixed-race Japanese and their multicultural experience in moder... more
  • DocNight: A Girl Like Her

    DocNight: A Girl Like Her

    USA , 2012 , 48 min.
    Director: Ann Fessler 7pm – Thursday, June 13th Director Ann Fessler In-Person for a Q&A and post-film reception! Preceded by Fessler’s 1993 short film CLIFF & HAZEL A GIRL LIKE HER reveals the hidden history of over a million young women who became pregnant in the 1950s and 60s and were banished to maternit... more
  • DocNight: America The Beautiful

    DocNight: America The Beautiful

    USA , 2008 , 105 min.
    Director: Darryl Roberts Director Darryl Roberts In-Person! 35mm presentation - Filmmaker Darryl Roberts goes on a two year journey to examine America’s new obsession; physical perfection. In America the Beautiful, we learn secrets, confessions, and strikingly harsh realities as Roberts unearths the or... more
  • DocNight: Beetle Queen Conquers Tokyo

    DocNight: Beetle Queen Conquers Tokyo

    USA , 2009 , 90 min. Special Showing at the Museum of Nature and Science IMAX theater With Director Jessica Oreck and DMNS Entemologist Frank Krell (plus the Museum’s beetle collection on site)! Post-film reception following. Digital presentation - The Museum of Nature and Science and the Denver Film Soc... more
  • DocNight: Big Rig

    DocNight: Big Rig

    USA , 2007 , 120 min.
    Director: Doug Pray Director Doug Pray In-Person! Big Rig is a broad portrait of modern America as seen through the eyes of long-haul truck drivers. Spanning 21,000 miles, 45 states, and dozens of truck stops, director Doug Pray and producer Brad Blondheim (the team who created Scratch) went far b... more
  • DocNight: Bomb It

    DocNight: Bomb It

    USA , 2007 , 93 min.
    Director: Jon Reiss Director Jon Reiss In-Person! Bomb It is the explosive new documentary from award-winning director Jon Reiss investigating the most subversive and controversial art form currently shaping international youth culture: graffiti. Through interviews and guerilla footage of graffiti writer... more
  • DocNight: The Brothers Warner

    DocNight: The Brothers Warner

    USA , 2009 , 90 min.
    Director: Cass Warner Director Cass Warner In-Person Digital presentation - This is the inside story of the little known major player in the Warner Bros. studio legend, Harry Warner, honest Abe, visionary Sam, and volatile Jack – the original Hollywood independent filmmakers. This close-knit band of brothe... more
  • DocNight: The Devil Came On Horseback

    DocNight: The Devil Came On Horseback

    USA , 2007 , 85 min.
    Director: Ricki Stern , Annie Sundberg Directors Ricki Stern and Annie Sundberg In-Person! Using the exclusive photographs and firsthand testimony of former U.S. Marine Captain Brian Steidle, this documentary takes the viewer on an emotionally charged journey into the heart of Darfur, Sudan, where an Arab-run government is system... more
  • DocNight: Died Young Stayed Pretty

    DocNight: Died Young Stayed Pretty

    Canada , 2009 , 95 min.
    Director: Eileen Yaghoobian MUST END September 24 Digital Presentation - Died Young, Stayed Pretty is a candid look at the underground poster culture in North America. This unique documentary examines the creative spirit that drives these indie graphic artists. They pick through the dregs of America’s sch... more
  • DocNight: Flow

    DocNight: Flow

    USA , 2008 , 84 min.
    Director: Irena Salina Director Irena Salina In-Person! 35mm presentation - Water is the essence of life, sustaining every living being on this planet. But the global water supply isn't just at risk, it's already in crisis. Director Irena Salina reveals the emerging global catastrophe: African plumbers reco... more
  • DocNight: For The Love of Movies - The Story of American Film Criticism

    DocNight: For The Love of Movies - The Story of American Film Criticism

    USA , 2009 , 80 min.
    Director: Gerald Peary Director Gerald Peary IN-PERSON! Digital presentation - For the Love of Movies: The Story of American Film Criticism is the first documentary to dramatize the rich saga of American movie reviewing. Directed by Boston Phoenix critic, Gerald Peary, For the Love of Movies offers an insid... more
  • DocNight: Fuel

    DocNight: Fuel

    USA , 2008 , 112 min.
    Director: Joshua Tickell Director Josh Tickell In-Person! 35mm presentation - Fuel is an insightful portrait of America’s addiction to oil and an uplifting testament to the immediacy of new energy solutions. Director, Josh Tickell, a young activist, shuttles us on a whirlwind journey to track the risin... more
  • DocNight: Girls on the Wall

    DocNight: Girls on the Wall

    USA , 2009 , 62 min.
    Director: Heather Ross Director Heather Ross In-Person! Digital presentation - The teenage girls of Warrenville Prison are not your average delinquents. Having "graduated" from juvie to prison, these are the kids most likely to remain in the correctional system their whole lives. They are also some of the ... more
  • DocNight: The Gits

    DocNight: The Gits

    USA , 2007 , 80 min.
    Director: Kerri O'Kane Director Kerri O'Kane and producer Jessy Bender In-Person *Above photo copyrighted - Lucy Hanna* The Gits chronicles the tragic story of one of the most influential bands to emerge from the Seattle music underground. With an innovative sound that coupled hardcore punk with hea... more
  • DocNight: The Greening Of Southie

    DocNight: The Greening Of Southie

    USA , 2008 , 73 min.
    Director: Ian Cheney , Curt Ellis Co-Director Ian Cheney IN-PERSON In partnership with the U.S. Green Building Council Colorado Chapter Digital presentation - Set on the storied streets of South Boston, The Greening of Southie is a feature documentary about Boston's first residential green building, and the skeptical... more
  • DocNight: Haze

    DocNight: Haze

    USA , 2008 , 81 min.
    Director: Pete Schuermann Thursday, January 22 @ 7pm Hosted by Lisa Kennedy, Film Critic, The Denver Post IN PERSON: Director Pete Schuermann On the afternoon of September 16, 2004, 18-year-old Lynn Gordon Bailey Jr. pledged Chi Psi Fraternity at the University of Colorado. The next morning he was found dead, a v... more
  • DocNight: Herb & Dorothy

    DocNight: Herb & Dorothy

    USA , 2008 , 91 min.
    Director: Megumi Sasaki Digital presentation - This documentary tells the extraordinary story of Herbert Vogel, a postal clerk, and Dorothy Vogel, a librarian, who managed to build one of the most important contemporary art collections in history with very modest means. In the early 1960s, when very little attention... more
  • DocNight: King Corn

    DocNight: King Corn

    USA , 2007 , 88 min.
    Director: Aaron Woolf Director Aaron Woolf IN-PERSON! America's fast-food empire is fueled by a secret ingredient: corn. High fructose corn syrup makes the sodas sweet, corn-fed beef makes the burgers fat, and corn oil crisps the fries. As college buddies Ian Cheney and Curt Ellis find out, their junk food genera... more
  • DocNight: Kings of Pastry

    DocNight: Kings of Pastry

    USA , 2009 , 84 min.
    Director: Chris Hegedus , D.A. Pennebaker Q& A with directors D.A. Pennebaker & Chris Hegedus followed by reception with desserts from Keegan Gerhard's d bar desserts! Digital presentation - Imagine a scene never before witnessed: Sixteen French pastry chefs gathered in Lyon for three intense days of mixing, piping and sculpting ... more
  • DocNight: Manda Bala

    DocNight: Manda Bala

    USA , 2007 , 85 min.
    Director: Jason Kohn Director Jason Kohn IN-PERSON Brazil is known for its beautiful beaches, lush rain forests, and vibrant culture. However, in recent years, the country has developed more of a reputation for corrupt politicians, kidnapping, and plastic surgery. Manda Bala(Send a Bullet) artfully conne... more
  • DocNight: Meeting Resistance

    DocNight: Meeting Resistance

    USA , 2007 , 84 min.
    Director: Molly Bingham , Steve Connors Directors Molly Bingham and Steve Conners In-Person Meeting Resistance enters the physical and psychological heart of Baghdad's resistance and through the narratives of eight active "insurgents" creates an exclusive, unique, and at once horrifying, compelling and insightful film about... more
  • DocNight: Moving Midway

    DocNight: Moving Midway

    USA , 2007 , 95 min.
    Director: Godfrey Cheshire Director Godfrey Cheshire In-Person! 35mm presentation - Godfrey Cheshire's richly observed film about his family's Southern plantation - and the colossal feat of moving it to escape urban sprawl - is a thoughtful and witty look at the lingering remnants and still-powerful mythology o... more
  • DocNight: Note By Note-The Making of Steinway L1037

    DocNight: Note By Note-The Making of Steinway L1037

    USA , 2007 , 81 min.
    Director: Ben Niles Director Ben Niles In-Person Digital presentation - Note By Note is a documentary that follows the creation of a Steinway concert grand, #L1037— from forest floor to concert hall. It explores the relationship between musician and instrument, chronicles the manufacturing process... more
  • DocNight: Still

    DocNight: Still

    USA , 2011 , 60 min.
    Director: Chad Herschberger , Amie Knox Special DocNight presentation Thursday, January 12th at 7pm Followed by a post film discussion with the filmmakers and a reception afterwards Digital presentation - Still tells the story of Clyfford Still’s remarkable life and his indelible contribution to American art. Though... more
  • DocNight: Stripped - Greg Friedler's Naked Las Vegas

    DocNight: Stripped - Greg Friedler's Naked Las Vegas

    USA , 2010 , 77 min.
    Director: David Palmer Colorado Photographer Greg Friedler IN-PERSON Digital presentation - In August of 2007, director David Palmer set off on a journey with avant-garde photographer Greg Friedler to capture his shooting of the fourth and final book in his critically acclaimed "Naked" series - for the firs... more
  • DocNight: Strongman

    DocNight: Strongman

    USA , 2009 , 113 min.
    Director: Zachary Levy Director Zachary Levy IN-PERSON Winner! Grand Jury Prize - Best Documentary - Slamdance 2009 "A phenomenal film...profoundly touching and honest...the debut of a new important American documentary filmmaker." —Ramin Bahrani, director (Goodbye Solo, Chop Shop) Digital presenta... more
  • DocNight: Typeface

    DocNight: Typeface

    USA , 2009 , 59 min.
    Director: Justine Nagan Typeface - Doc Night at the Starz FilmCenter (May 27) and Untitled #29: Typo at the Denver Art Museum (May 28) presented by the Denver Film Society... more
  • DocNight: We Live In Public

    DocNight: We Live In Public

    USA , 2009 , 90 min.
    Director: Ondi Timoner Director Ondi Timoner In-Person 35mm presentation - We Live In Public is the story of the internet's revolutionary impact on human interaction as told through the incredible and tumultuous life story of internet pioneer and visionary Josh Harris. As far back as the early '90s, Harris ... more
  • DocNight: West Side Stories

    DocNight: West Side Stories

    2011 , 56 min.
    Director: Steve Feld Special DocNight presentation Thursday, February 16th at 7pm Followed by a post film discussion with the filmmaker, Steve Feld, and a reception afterwards Digital presentation - West Side Stories tells the story of the founding, growth and unlikely success of one of this coun... more
  • DocNight: Who Does She Think She Is?

    DocNight: Who Does She Think She Is?

    USA , 2008 , 84 min.
    Director: Pamela T. Boll Director Pamela T. Boll In-Person! Digital presentation - Your children's wellbeing or your own? Responsibility or self expression? Who Does She Think She Is? features five bold women who navigate some of the most problematic intersections of our time: mothering and creativity,... more
  • DocNight: The Wonder Of It All

    DocNight: The Wonder Of It All

    USA , 2007 , 83 min.
    Director: Jeffrey Roth Director Jeffrey Roth In-Person! In May 1961, President John F. Kennedy spoke the immortal words; “I believe that this nation should commit itself, to achieving the goal, before this decade is out, of landing a man on the Moon and returning him safely to the Earth.” These words changed the l... more
  • DocNight: 112 Weddings

    DocNight: 112 Weddings

    USA , 92 min.
    Director: Doug Block Wednesday, October 29th, 7:00pm. Filmmaker Doug Block in person. Reception to follow screening in Henderson's Lounge. For the past two decades, acclaimed documentary filmmaker Doug Block has helped support himself by shooting weddings. Hired for his intimate documentary style, he found himse... more
  • DocNight: 51 Birch Street

    DocNight: 51 Birch Street

    USA , 88 min.
    Director: Doug Block Wednesday, October 29th, 4:30pm. Filmmaker Doug Block in person 51 Birch Street is the first-person account of a family's life-changing events. A few months after his mother's sudden death from pneumonia, Doug Block's 83-year old father, Mike, calls him to announce that he’s moving to... more
  • DocNight: 9500 Liberty

    DocNight: 9500 Liberty

    USA , 2009 , 81 min.
    Director: Eric Byler , Annabel Park Director Eric Byler In-Person! Film followed by Q&A and reception Digital presentation - Prince William County, Virginia becomes ground zero in America’s explosive battle over immigration policy when elected officials adopt a law requiring police officers to question anyone they have ... more
  • DocNight: Battle for Brooklyn

    DocNight: Battle for Brooklyn

    USA , 2011 , 93 min.
    Director: Michael Galinsky , Suki Hawley Thursday, May 17th at 7pm Director Michael Galinsky In-Person Digital Presentation - BATTLE FOR BROOKLYN follows the story of reluctant activist Daniel Goldstein as he struggles to save his home and community from being demolished to make way for a professional basketball arena an... more
  • DocNight: The Big Uneasy

    DocNight: The Big Uneasy

    USA , 2010 , 98 min.
    Director: Harry Shearer Director Harry Shearer In-Person! Digital presentation - In 2005, a disaster struck New Orleans. You know the rest. Or do you? The media reported that what happened in New Orleans was a natural disaster primarily affecting poor black people. On both counts, the media was wrong. But i... more
  • DocNight: Bringing King to China

    DocNight: Bringing King to China

    USA , 2011 , 85 min.
    Director: Kevin McKiernan Screens Tuesday, September 18th at 7pm, director in-person Bringing King to China is a father's "love letter" to his adult daughter, a young American woman struggling to bring Martin Luther King, Jr.'s dream of nonviolence to China, and then back to the United States. Her life is thro... more
  • DocNight: The Canal Street Madam

    DocNight: The Canal Street Madam

    USA , 2010 , 91 min.
    Director: Cameron Yates Director Cameron Yates IN-PERSON for post film Q&A and reception Digital presentation - Until an FBI bust upended her life, Jeanette Maier was a successful New Orleans madam. Her discreet clientele included a number of powerful, high-ranking politicians. The ensuing very public trial ... more
  • DocNight: Code of the West

    DocNight: Code of the West

    USA , 2012 , 75 min.
    Director: Rebecca Richman Cohen Screens Thursday, April 18th at the Sie FilmCenter Digital presentation - At a time when the country is rethinking its drug policies large and small, one state raises to the forefront of national attention. Once a pioneer in legalizing medical marijuana, the state of Montana is poised... more
  • DocNight: Con Artist

    DocNight: Con Artist

    USA , 2010 , 84 min.
    Director: Michael Sládek Director Michael Sládek In-Person! Digital presentation - Con Artist is a stylishly dark docu-comedy excavating America's craving for fame and fortune via one of its most outrageous addicts. Once a legitimate art star in the 1980’s New York scene, millionaire “business artist” Mark K... more
  • DocNight: Cure for Pain - The Mark Sandman Story

    DocNight: Cure for Pain - The Mark Sandman Story

    USA , 2011 , 90 min.
    Director: Robert Bralver , David Ferino TONIGHT'S FILM HAS BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO UNFORESEEN CIRCUMSTANCES We are looking to reschedule the film at a later date! Digital presentation -
    Cure for Pain: The Mark Sandman Story examines the life and work of Mark Sandman, deceased frontman of Boston "low rock" band Morphi... more
  • DocNight: Drop City

    DocNight: Drop City

    USA , 2012 , 82 min.
    Director: Joan Grossman , Tom McCourt Plays Thursday, February 28th at 7pm at the Sie FilmCenter Director Joan Grossman In-Person! Special post film discussion and reception hosted by Daniel Junge DocNight is Sponsored by Maxine and Mark Rossman Digital presentation - DROP CITY tells a story of whimsical innovation and ... more
  • DocNight: Happy

    DocNight: Happy

    USA , 2011 , 75 min.
    Director: Roko Belic Special DocNight presentation Thursday, July 21st at 7pm Director Roko Belic In-Person for a post film Q&A and reception! Digital presentation - HAPPY combines cutting-edge science from the new field of “positive psychology” with real-life stories of people from around the world whos... more
  • DocNight: I Am Secretly an Important Man

    DocNight: I Am Secretly an Important Man

    USA , 2010 , 87 min.
    Director: Peter Sillen Special DocNight presentation Thursday, October 13th at 7pm Director Peter Sillen In-Person for a post film Q&A and reception! Digital presentation - I Am Secretly An Important Man is a feature length documentary film portrait of Steven J. Bernstein (aka Jesse Bernstein), one of Seat... more
  • DocNight: Joffrey - Mavericks of American Dance

    DocNight: Joffrey - Mavericks of American Dance

    USA , 2012 , 82 min.
    Director: Bob Hercules Thurs, March 29th at 7pm. Q & A with Director Bob Hercules and Reception to follow! Digital Presentation - Joffrey: Mavericks of American Dance tells the story of this groundbreaking cultural treasure, known as the first truly American dance company. Narrated by Tony® and Emmy... more
  • DocNight: Journey From Zanskar

    DocNight: Journey From Zanskar

    USA , 2010 , 90 min.
    Director: Frederick Marx Special DocNight presentation Sunday, July 24th at 7pm Director Frederick Marx In-Person for a post film Q&A and reception! Digital presentation - The Zanskar region of Tibet is geographically remote, caught in a cycle of poverty and under siege from the Chinese who surround them and... more
  • DocNight: The Kingdom of Survival

    DocNight: The Kingdom of Survival

    Germany , 2011 , 94 min.
    Director: M.A. Littler Special DocNight presentation screens Wednesday, September 7th at 7pm Director M.A. Littler & Producer Alexander Hebert In-Person for a post film Q&A and reception! Digital presentation - The Kingdom of Survival explores modern skepticism in America, challenges the status quo and unc... more
  • DocNight: Make Believe

    DocNight: Make Believe

    USA , 88 min.
    Director: J. Clay Tweel Director J. Clay Tweel IN - PERSON for a post film Q&A and reception Digital presentation - In Make Believe, director J. Clay Tweel follows six adolescent outsiders who all share an extraordinary passion: the art of magic. Armed with great skill and a dazzling array of illusions, thes... more
  • DocNight: P-Star Rising

    DocNight: P-Star Rising

    USA , 84 min. DocNight presentation with Director Gabriel Noble in-person! Film and Q&A followed by a reception in Gallery 30. in partnership with the Documentary Cinema Institute At age 9, Priscilla, an adorable yet precocious little girl, tells her single-father, Jesse,: “I am going to become a rapper ... more
  • DocNight: Rocaterrania

    DocNight: Rocaterrania

    USA , 2008 , 74 min.
    Director: Brett Ingram DocNight presentation Thursday, July 15 at 7pm Director Brett Ingram in-person! Film and Q&A followed by a reception in Gallery 30 Digital presentation - Renaldo Kuhler is the only son of Otto Kuhler, a German immigrant who served under Kaiser Wilhelm in World War I before emigratin... more
  • DocNight: Scenes of a Crime

    DocNight: Scenes of a Crime

    USA , 2011 , 86 min.
    Director: Grover Babcock , Blue Hadaegh Thursday, July 12th at 7pm, directors in person Digital presentation - SCENES OF A CRIME explores a nearly 10-hour interrogation that culminates in a disputed confession, and an intense, high-profile murder trial in New York state. Police video-recordings allow directors Blue Hadae... more
  • DocNight: The Interrupters

    DocNight: The Interrupters

    USA , 2011 , 125 min.
    Director: Steve James Special DocNight preview Thursday, August 25th at 7pm with Director Steve James IN-PERSON for a Q&A and post-film reception! Exclusive Denver FilmCenter engagement continues August 26th - September 1st Digital presen... more
  • DocNight: The Raw Natural

    DocNight: The Raw Natural

    2012 , 65 min.
    Director: Rachel Prince Screens Thursday, May 9th at the Sie FilmCenter Director Rachel Prince In-Person! DocNight Presenting Sponsor: Maxine & Mark Rossman... more
  • DocNight: They Came To Play

    DocNight: They Came To Play

    USA , 2009 , 91 min.
    Director: Alex Rotaru DocNight presentation with Director Alex Rotaru in-person! Film and Q&A followed by a reception in Gallery 30. in partnership with the Documentary Cinema Institute Digital presentation - They Came to Play celebrates the joy of classical music with humor and drama. Several talented ama... more
  • DocNight: The Woman With The 5 Elephants

    DocNight: The Woman With The 5 Elephants

    Switzerland , 2009 , 93 min.
    Director: Vadim Jendreyko 7pm Thurs Feb 17 at the Denver FilmCenter/Colfax Director Vadim Jendreyko In-Person! First her father ends up in one of Stalin's prison camps, then young Svetlana herself experiences the German invasion. In order to survive she learns German at home in Kiev. She is good and gets work as a t... more
  • DocNight: Hot Coffee

    DocNight: Hot Coffee

    USA , 2011 , 88 min.
    Director: Susan Saladoff Director Susan Saladoff In-Person
    Digital Presentation - Filmmaker Susan Saladoff directs this documentary that examines the case of Liebeck v. McDonald's Restaurants the so-called "hot coffee lawsuit" in which a woman sued the fast-food giant after she spilled her coffee and burned... more
  • DocNight: Under Fire - Journalists in Combat

    DocNight: Under Fire - Journalists in Combat

    USA , 2011 , 90 min.
    Director: Martyn Burke Thursday, June 7 at 7pm with director Martyn Burke in-person Digital Presentation - Journalism in times of war has become an increasingly lethal and traumatic endeavor for the men and women who face constant threats to their lives and psyches. With the death toll skyrocketing from onl... more
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