Published on: 14 June 2018 in Industry
Directors Digest — Thursday 14 June 2018
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This week’s Digest is heavy on the facts, as Sheffield Doc/Fest brought some newsworthy panels, and HBO start a fund for non-fiction storytelling.
Meanwhile, public service broadcasting is on the agenda and BAFTA announce a Best Director category at their Academy Children’s Awards. Read all about it below.
Deadline reported on our panel at Sheffield Doc/Fest, where TV producers and filmmakers discussed how to tackle bullying and harassment in the industry.
Film School Rejects argue that fetishizing celluloid is bad for film preservation.
A study by the USC Annenberg Inclusion Initiative has concluded that film critics are, by a wide margin, predominately white and male.
Indiewire have compiled a selection of early short films by Hereditary director Ari Aster, freely available to watch.
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