Oscar Documentaries 2018 | Video Reviews

Another year, another wealth of award-worthy documentaries to consider. A few Netflix-exclusives were unavailable for preview, but we’ve got two features and a short film that seem perfect for most library video collections. Weigh in with your thoughts, and see which way the academy goes when the ceremony airs on Sunday, March 4

Looking at Vietnam After 40 Years | Oscar Docs 2015

Each year, Library Journal hopes to review the nominees for the Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature. This latest production from Rory Kennedy is vying for that honor. LJ reviewer Cliff Glaviano offers up his vote. Last Days in Vietnam. 2 discs. color. 98+ min. Rory Kennedy, Moxie Firecracker Films/American Experience, dist. by PBS, shoppbs.org. […]

Video Reviews | November 15, 2013

Reviews of Portrait of Wally: The Face That Launched a Thousand Lawsuits, Pedal-Driven: A Bikeumentary, and Elaine Stritch at Liberty, plus a full list of Video reviews from the November 15, 2013 issue.

Video Reviews | April 15, 2013

Reviews of Sleep Tight, Jason Becker: Not Dead Yet, and Re-Emerging: The Jews of Nigeria; A Story of One Man’s Search for Ancestry, Identity and Community, plus a full list of video reviews from the Apr. 15 issue.

Video: New on Blu | February 1, 2013

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Video Reviews | February 1, 2013

Reviews of Sing Your Song: Harry Belafonte, Steve Jobs: The Lost Interview, and The Longoria Affair, plus a full list of video reviews in the Feb. 1 issue.

Video Reviews, March 1, 2012

Video Reviews, March 1, 2012