10 Movies…That Are Narrative Remakes of Documentaries

Kon-Tiki hits American theaters this week, months after it was nominated for the Best Foreign Film Oscar. It’s a narrative retelling of Kon-Tiki, the 1951 Academy-Award winning documentary directed by Thor Heyerdahl about his voyage across the South Seas in a raft ...

Theatre Is Easy: FringeNYC 2010

It’s summer in New York and that means two things: Mr. Softee trucks on every corner, and theatre festivals abounding. The king of the summer theatre festival, The New York International Fringe Festival (FringeNYC), began its 14th season Friday night, and its 200-something shows ...