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National Geographic’s First VR Doc Features Endangered Elephants

By | Apr 20, 2017 at 4:30 pm

National Geographic Documentary Films’ first entirely VR documentary will premiere tomorrow, April 21, at Tribeca Immersive’s Virtual Arcade. Titled “The Protectors: Walk in the Ranger’s Shoes,” the documentary is directed by Academy Award winner Kathryn Bigelow, who’s rightly famed for “The Hurt Locker” and “Zero…



Warren G & Karam Gill Talk G-FUNK Film, Hip-Hop and Technology – Interview

By | Mar 15, 2017 at 4:30 pm

Because musical artists are revered as celebrities, it can be easy to forget that they’re some of the most successful entrepreneurs in the world. Not only are they selling themselves to millions of people, they’re also dealing with constant criticism on all sides, from…



First Trailer of Edward Snowden Documentary ‘Citizenfour’

By | Oct 12, 2014 at 6:00 pm

Want to get a behind the scenes look at the Edward Snowden story? There is a documentary film titled Citizenfour that follows National Security Agency (NSA) contractor Edward Snowden and his release of classified documents and information to various media outlets. The documentary was directed by filmmaker Laura Poitras, who helped…


“Startupland” Documentary Launches Globally with Screenings in Over 50 Cities

By | Jun 10, 2014 at 8:30 am

After premiering this past March in Washington, DC, the Startupland documentary web series has announced that it will launch globally today, June 10th, with screenings in over 50 cities. “There’s so much knowledge to be shared and so many people hungry for access to it,” said associate…

Startups & Apps

This “Nutty” Documentary Explores How Work-Life Balance Is Harder for Women 

By | May 6, 2014 at 3:46 pm

In the trailer for “Love & Business – 90 Days to Launch,” a docu-series about her attempts to find success in business and in love, Giadha De Carcer tells a group of female entrepreneurs how she got dumped by her ex-boyfriend for working too much…




Watch the Exclusive Trailer for FedScoop’s Short Documentary ‘Tenacity: Women Redefining Leadership’ [VIDEO]

By | Apr 22, 2014 at 3:30 pm

Last month, the DC-based startup, FedScoop, released its list of Top 50 Women in Tech, which includes the likes of private sector executives like Susie Adams, Microsoft’s Chief Technology Officer for the federal government business, and public sector reps such Teri Takai, the Chief…

Breaking News

Silicon Valley Documentary to Air on PBS

By | Jan 14, 2013 at 1:28 pm

A new documentary about the early days of Silicon Valley will air on PBS on February 5 from 9:00-10:30 pm ET. The film tells the story of Robert Noyce, who left his job in 1957 to cofound Fairchild Semiconductor (and later Intel) and created…

Gear & Gadgets

Catfish Movie Explores Truth, Lies and Social Networks

By | Sep 22, 2010 at 12:42 am

Apparently, back in the day, traders would put catfish in barrels of cod, to keep them fresh and alert. Everyone needs a catfish around, to keep them on their toes. – A paraphrased lesson from Vincent, from the film Catfish Catfish, a Sundance Film…

Tech Cocktail TV


Kartemquin Films: 44 Years of Documentary Films

By | Mar 5, 2010 at 8:00 am

Editor’s Note: This video episode was created by Tim Jahn, a longtime Chicago TECH cocktailer and storyteller who produces the online video series, Beyond The Pedway focused on better telling the local business stories in Chicago. You can follow Tim on Twitter: @timjahn. In…