DocuDay 2001

Designed to showcase the Academy Award® nominated documentary films, DocuDay has been dubbed ├Čthe best pre-Oscar event├« by reporter Sam Rubin of the KTLA Morning News Los Angeles. All of the documentary films nominated for the 2001 Academy Awards in both the short and feature categories will screen in this day-long festival, and Q&A sessions with the filmmakers will follow each screening.

Organized by the International Documentary Association, DocuDay takes place at Paramount Studios Hollywood, CA on Saturday, March 24, and goes from 11:00 AM - midnight. General admission is $7 for each program or $30 for an all-day pass.

On March 22, the IDA honors the nominees at its 19th Annual Nominee Reception at the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences in Beverly Hills.

Program A: 10:00 a.m.

Sound and Fury (80 min.)
Josh Aronson and Roger Weisberg - Artistic License Films
Discussion with the filmmakers 11:20 a.m.

Program B: 12:00 p.m.

Long Night's Journey Into Day (95 min.)
Frances Reid and Deborah Hoffman - Seventh Art Releasing
Discussion with the filmmakers 1:35 p.m.

Program C: 2:15 p.m.

Scottsboro: An American Tragedy (82 min.)
Barak Goodman and Daniel Anker - Social Media Productions
Discussion with the filmmakers 3:40 p.m.

Program D: 4:15 p.m.

The Man on Lincoln's Nose (39 min.)
Daniel Raim - Adama Films

Curtain Call (38 min.)
Chuck Braverman and Steve Kalafer - White Whale Productions

On Tip Toe: Gentle Steps to Freedom (39 min.)
Eric Simonson and Leelai Demoz - On Tip Toe Productions
Discussion with the filmmakers 6:15 p.m.

Program E: 7:00 p.m.

Into the Arms of Strangers: Stories of the Kindertransport
(117 min.)
Mark Jonathan Harris and Deborah Oppenheimer - Warner Brothers Pictures
Discussion with the filmmakers 9:00 p.m.

Program F: 9:30 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.

Big Mama (40 min.)
Tracy Seretean - Birthmark Productions

Legacy (90 min.)
Tod Lending - Nomadic Pictures
Discussion with the filmmakers 11:40 p.m.

Tickets are available at the door on a first come, first serve basis.

General Admission: $7
IDA Members, Full-time Students and Seniors: $5

General Admission: $30
IDA Members, Full-Time Students and Seniors: $20
For more information call (213) 534-3600 ext. 7446.