RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

D.A. Pennebaker

A collection of news and information related to D.A. Pennebaker published by this site and its partners.

Top D.A. Pennebaker Articles

Displaying items 13-24
  • Darren Criss: Interacting With Stephen Sondheim Was 'Extraordinary, Inspiring'

    Although Stephen Sondheim wasn't talking to reporters, guests at HBO's Nov. 18 premiere of "Six By Sondheim" couldn't stop talking about the legendary composer and lyricist. Directed by Tony award-winner and frequent Sondheim collaborator, James Lapine,...
  • Jimi Hendrix is Reborn Again

    Jimi Hendrix is Reborn Again
    John Ridley's Hendrix biopic, All Is by My Side, starring dead ringer and Outkast member André Benjamin as Jimi (but without any of Jimi's actual music), premiered last month at the Toronto Film Festival (to mixed reviews). On Nov. 5, Bloomsbury publishes...
  • Academy to honor Angelina Jolie with humanitarian prize

    The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences will honor actress Angelina Jolie with its Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award, a coveted honor given to people "whose humanitarian efforts have brought credit to the industry.” The academy also...
  • Angelina Jolie, Angela Lansbury, Steve Martin and Piero Tosi to Receive Oscars' Governors Awards

    The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced Thursday that Steve Martin, Angela Lansbury and costume designer Piero Tosi will receive Honorary Awards and Angelina Jolie will receive the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award at the fifth annual...
  • Governors Awards: Academy to honor Angelina Jolie with humanitarian prize

    The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences will honor actress Angelina Jolie with its Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award, a coveted honor given to people "whose humanitarian efforts have brought credit to the industry.” The academy also...
  • Review: 'Somm': Wine, men and one brutal test

    Review: 'Somm': Wine, men and one brutal test
    Note to self after watching "Somm": That nice person who helps you decide what wine to choose at an upscale restaurant just might be a little bit crazy. That is one of the messages of this glib but ultimately engaging documentary about the folks who not...
  • Television review: 'Rihanna 777' a by-the-numbers pop promo

    Television review: 'Rihanna 777' a by-the-numbers pop promo
    This week, you can see a film that buries its main character's motivations in scenes of decadence from the big city. The movie is a tale about class divides, and the mix of resentment and envy between the one-percent and the lesser ninety-nine. There is...
  • Urban folk singer Emily Lacy drawn to experiment

     
    L.A.-based Emily Lacy dips into the worlds of urban folk music and art to create a distinct sonic scene. What the larger public knows about L.A.-based singer and experimental composer Emily Lacy can be captured in a single scene: In......
  • 3 Food Events You Should Know About: KCET's 'Uncorked'; 'Kings of Pastry' airs on PBS; berry picking at Underwood Family Farms

     
    This post has been corrected. See the note below for details. KCET at Bouchon: KCET's "Uncorked" and acclaimed chef Thomas Keller team up for a fundraising event to support KCET programming. Sixty guests will sit down to a six-course dinner......
  • Sarah Palin in Iowa for premiere of 'The Undefeated,' a new chapter in the politics of documentaries

     
    Sarah Palin: 'The Undefeated,' a documentary portrait of Sarah Palin, joins a list of other political profiles....
  • 'Gump,' 'Bambi' among 2011 National Film Registry selections

     
    he 1994 Oscar-winning best film, “Forrest Gump,” Walt Disney’s 1942 classic animated family film, “Bambi,” Charlie Chaplin’s first feature-length comedy “The Kid” and a 1912 silent comedy “A Cure for...
  • Around Town: Snow White, Casablanca at Oscars Outdoors

     
    The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences introduces its new "Oscars Outdoors" screening series this Friday evening with the 1942 Oscar-winning romantic classic "Casablanca," followed by Walt Disney's seminal 1937 animated feature, "Snow White and...