The Power of the Doc: The Evolution of Documentaries

Mar 12, 2023

11:30am – 12:30pm CT

Recording: The Power of the Doc: The Evolution of Documentaries, Mar 12, 2023

In this panel, hear from prominent industry leaders in the documentary space working in film and television today as they discuss the current landscape and the power of documentaries in telling diverse stories. The panelists will discuss the importance of creating representative content and being able to adapt the way stories are told in an ever-evolving society, how the distribution landscape has changed in the documentary world, and the emphasis on streaming vs. theatrical for widest appeal while staying true to the subject matter.

Programming descriptions are generated by participants and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of SXSW.

photo of Sarah Amos
Sarah Amos

Condé Nast

photo of Todd Lieberman
Todd Lieberman

Hidden Pictures

photo of Amanda Spain
Amanda Spain


Primary Access
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Secondary Access
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