Documentary


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Startup America

with Robert X. Cringely

Coming soon to PBS this landmark documentary series follows a series of technology startups across the country over the course of 4 years.

Legendary technology journalist Robert X. Cringely takes us on a journey which explores what exactly makes a startup into a one in a million $1 billion startup, and what keeps those who fail coming back for more.

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AfroPop Season 8 - Behind the Scenes Featurette

We were invited behind the scenes of critically acclaimed PBS documentary series AfroPop: The Ultimate Cultural Exchange, to produce this featurette detailing the hard work that goes into bringing the films to life.

Release Date(s): 2007 (General), 2012 (Television)
Runtime: 56min.
Broadcast Network(s): PBS Stations/PBS World
Distributor: American Public Television

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Colored Frames

A Visual Art Documentary

A look back at the last fifty years in African American art, Colored Frames is an unflinching exploration of influences, inspirations and experiences of black artists.

Beginning at the height of the Civil Rights Era and leading up to the present, it is a naked and truthful look at often ignored artists and their progeny.

Colored Frames will be seen on PBS stations as well as the PBS WORLD channel through 2017.

Release Date(s): 2009
Runtime: 6 hours (six - hour long modules)

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Make Better Software

The Training Series

For ten years, Joel Spolsky has been teaching millions of programmers how to make better software. Now, you can look inside his company and see how it's done. Boondoggle Films presents a behind the scenes tour of Fog Creek Software's development process, from recruiting new team members to releasing new products.

Watching Joel's precepts in action will help you learn the key to successful software: it's about building a team of smart people who get things done, and then getting out of their way.

Release Date(s): 2005
Broadcast Network: The Documentary Channel, NYCTV
Runtime: 78min.

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Aardvark'd

12 Weeks With Geeks

Four interns are brought into Fog Creek Software's Manhattan office and given 12 weeks to design, develop, debug and ship a computer program that will, among other things, help millions of frustrated users fix their relatives computers via the internet.

Boondoggle Films presents a journey through the world of software development from the perspective of a unique software startup, four quirky interns, and the world of the geek.

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