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‘Sing Me a Song’ Review: Technology vs. the Contemplative Life

The French filmmaker Thomas Balmès follows a Bhutanese boy as he becomes a man and finds a life outside the monastery where he grew up.

The COVID-19 Documentary All Americans Need to See

Totally Under Control delivers a damning—and essential—report card on the White House’s mismanagement of the pandemic.

‘City So Real’ Is an Election Story Pulsing With Life

In Steve James’s documentary of the 2019 Chicago election and its aftermath, politics is local, and it’s fascinating.

National Geographic Nabs Sundance Favorite 'City So Real'


Steve James' docuseries about Chicago will also add an episode centered on the coronavirus pandemic and social justice protests.

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