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CNN Films Announces Documentary Feature The Lost Sons

CNN Films and RAW today announced today their creative collaboration for the documentary feature The Lost Sons. Directed by award-winning filmmaker Ursula Macfarlane (Untouchable, Charlie Hebdo: Three Days That Shook Paris, One Deadly Weekend in America), production on the film began in the summer of 2019. CNN Films currently holds all distribution rights. Amy Entelis, …

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Jimmy Carter Rock & Roll President Acquired by CNN Films

CNN Films has acquired North American broadcast rights to Jimmy Carter Rock & Roll President, a documentary created by the award-winning director Mary Wharton, producer Chris Farrell, and writer Bill Flanagan. Originally set to open the 19th annual Tribeca Film Festival in April, the feature will now be the closing film for AFI DOCS film …

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Anthony Bourdain Documentary Coming from CNN, HBO Max and Focus

CNN Films, HBO Max, and Focus Features are partnering for a documentary film about the uncommon life of the late storyteller, explorer, and chef, Anthony Bourdain, to be directed and produced by Academy Award-winning director Morgan Neville (20 Feet from Stardom). Focus Features will first release the Anthony Bourdain documentary exclusively in theaters worldwide before the …

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Jackie Collins Story Coming from AGC, CNN Films and BBC Arts

AGC Studios, CNN Films, and the BBC Arts will co-finance the Laura Fairrie-directed, John Battsek and Lizzie Gillett of Passion Pictures-produced (Oscar-winners One Day in September and Searching for Sugar Man, Oscar-nominated Winter on Fire: Ukraine’s Fight for Freedom, Restrepo) Lady Boss: The Jackie Collins Story, the companies jointly announced today. AGC International, the international sales …

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A Look at How the Apollo 11 Documentary Was Made

Now playing in theaters, NEON has today released a video that features director Todd Douglas Miller and the filmmaking team discussing how the Apollo 11 documentary was made. The film features never-before-seen, large-format film footage of one of humanity’s greatest accomplishments. From director Todd Douglas Miller (Dinosaur 13) comes a cinematic event 50 years in the …

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Apollo 11 Trailer and Poster Released by NEON

NEON has released the official Apollo 11 trailer and poster, previewing the upcoming documentary. The film features never-before-seen, large-format film footage of one of humanity’s greatest accomplishments. From director Todd Douglas Miller (Dinosaur 13) comes a cinematic event 50 years in the making. Crafted from a newly-discovered trove of 65mm footage, and more than 11,000 hours of …

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NEON Acquires Worldwide Rights to Todd Douglas Miller’s Apollo 11

NEON has acquired the worldwide theatrical rights to Todd Douglas Miller’s (Dinosaur 13) cinematic space event documentary, Apollo 11. The film features never-before-seen, large-format film footage of one of humanity’s greatest accomplishments. The film is executive produced by CNN Films, which will retain the U.S. television rights, and is produced by Miller’s Statement Pictures. The …

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