The New York Times Dot Earth blog recently featured Marshall Curry and Sam Cullman's ITVS-funded documentary If a Tree Falls. The film takes an in-depth look at the Earth Liberation Front, the radical environmental group that the FBI called the “number one domestic terrorism threat” in America.
Watch the trailer for If a Tree Falls after the jump.
The Academy has already produced a shortlist of documentary films for the Oscars, which will take place on Sunday, February 26. The official nominations will be announced a month earlier on January 24. BTB's Bay Area readers should be sure to check out a screening of If a Tree Falls on Monday, December 19 at 7:30PM at the Landmark Embarcadero Theater. RSVP for tickets here.
You can also read Andrew C. Revkin's interview with filmmaker Marshall Curry on The New York Times.
From our blog
August 10, 2023
ITVS is pleased to welcome Brandii Rice as our new Head of Business and Legal Affairs. In her role Rice will oversee business and legal affairs across the ITVS brand portfolio. In addition, she will guide licensing and business strategies to support ITVS’ content development, production, distribution and audience development goals. She will join ITVS…
June 7, 2023
Carrie Lozano joins ITVS from the Sundance Institute, where she served as director of Documentary Film and Artist Programs, supporting boundary-breaking filmmakers across the globe. At ITVS, she will continue to protect independent artists’ voices, editorial control and copyright while elevating nonfiction storytelling as an essential strategy…
June 1, 2023
Discover how Lisa Tawil's appointment to the International Board of INPUT strengthens worldwide collaboration in public media.