Truthdig Editor in Chief Robert Scheer discusses the American artist with the director of a film titled “Boom for Real: The Late Teenage Years of Jean-Michel Basquiat."
Truthdig Editor in Chief Robert Scheer talks with legendary film director about his latest film, “Pope Francis: A Man of His Word.”
On the 50th anniversary of the assassination of the revolutionary Martin Luther King Jr., see a new documentary on his opposition to the Vietnam War, based on King's April 30, 1967, speech.
Australian filmmaker and journalist John Pilger tells how films that dissent from the official version of the truth are an endangered species.
Truthdig Editor in Chief Robert Scheer interviews director Peter Nicks, whose new documentary "The Force" chronicles changes within the Oakland, Calif., law enforcement agency.
In an exclusive Q&A, the visual artist and director discusses free speech, democracy and contemporary politics.
The artist-turned-filmmaker has broken a number of barriers by focusing on the humanity of tens of millions of people forgotten by Europe and America.