Scotty and the Secret History of Hollywood

Matt Trynauer’s Scotty and the Secret History of Hollywood is being hyped…

Three Identical Strangers

When Bobby Shafran, Eddy Galland, and David Kellman met for the first…

Eating Animals

Based on Jonathan Safran Foer’s 2009 book of the same name, Christopher…

Five Seasons: The Gardens of Piet Oudolf

“I put plants on stage and let them perform.” Piet Oudolf delivers…

Westwood: Punk, Icon, Activist

There aren’t a lot of people for whom the words “punk,” “icon,”…

Always at the Carlyle

There are countless documentaries about Have-nots living lives of quiet desperation, so…

Boom for Real: The Late Teenage Years of Jean-Michel Basquiat

In 1981, Rolling Stone famously ran a cover story about Jim Morrison…

Lives Well Lived

Almost in spite of itself, Sky Bergman’s documentary Lives Well Lived manages…

Leaning into the Wind: Andy Goldsworthy

There are two documentaries opening this week about capital-A Artists, and by…

The Final Year

There was a stretch in the mid-2000s when seemingly every nonfiction book…