DOC NYC 2018: The Ghost of Peter Sellers

The Ghost of Peter Sellers takes director Peter Medak back in time to heal from the wounds of the disastrous production of Ghost in the Noonday Sun in 1973. Even though it’s been some 40+ years since Peter Medak directed the film, there’s still some hurt.  Nobody could blame him with the way that Peter Sellers treated those involved with the film.  Sellers is a legendary name in the world of comedy.  This was the guy…

"DOC NYC 2018: The Ghost of Peter Sellers"

DOC NYC 2018: Inside Lehman Brothers

Inside Lehman Brothers examines the events that led to the collapse of the banking firm during the 2008 financial crisis. Ten years ago, the United States was undergoing the worst economic collapse since the Great Depression.  The impact would be felt for many years even when people claimed the recession was over.  What happened to everyone who enabled the collapse of the banks? Banks were too big to fail.  This is what everyone was saying…

"DOC NYC 2018: Inside Lehman Brothers"

DOC NYC 2018: Beyond the Bolex

Filmmaker Alyssa Bolsey takes us Beyond the Bolex to share the story of her great-grandfather, Jacques Bolsey. When Emil Bolsey died in 2004, he left behind a vast archive belonging to his late father, Jacques Bolsey.  Until this point, filmmaker Alyssa Bolsey thought she was the only one in her family.  As fate would have it, her great-grandfather was one of the early Swiss pioneers in filmmaking.  This is because he was the creator of the Bolex…

"DOC NYC 2018: Beyond the Bolex"