documentary

In ‘I’m Still Here,’ Joaquin Phoenix Played Himself and Almost Destroyed His Career

Nicolas Cage’s gonzo turn in ‘Massive Talent’ has nothing on the self-lacerating performance Phoenix gave in a mockumentary that’s quite candid about Hollywood ego

A Factual Guide to the Best (and Worst) Documentary Sequels

In honor of ‘Tiger King 2,’ we take a look at a handful of nonfiction franchises and determine whether the follow-up films are worth watching

In ‘Procession,’ Six Sexual-Abuse Survivors Turn Their Trauma into Movies

Documentarian Robert Greene discusses the extraordinarily cathartic creative collaboration he underwent with his subjects — and why he thinks it’s up to the audience to complete their film

What Mexico’s Police Force Can Teach Us About Ours

Filmmaker Alonso Ruizpalacios talks about his documentary ‘A Cop Movie,’ which combines actors and real-life police officers to explore how hard it is to be a good cop in a corrupt system — no matter what country you live in