Director Alison Klayman on Steve Bannon in “The Brink”

Director Alison Klayman (“Ai Wei Wei: Never Sorry”) spent a year on the road with Steve Bannon as he met with European right wing leaders to spread his nationalist ideology. That journey is captured in “The Brink.” The film’s producer…

‘HAPPY FACE’: What If Your Father Was a Serial Killer? Episode 1 – Childhood

For Melissa Moore, 1995 was a nightmare. That’s the year the teenagerlearned her father, Keith Hunter Jesperson, was a serial killer. It’s alsothe year Melissa Moore’s doubt spiral began: When you look like yourfather, and you share his intelligence and…

Director Alex Gibney on how Theranos Fooled Silicon Valley

HBO’s documentary “The Inventor: Out for Blood in Silicon Valley” looks at the case of Elizabeth Holmes. She created the company Theranos, which promised to revolutionize the field of blood-testing. The company swiftly rose to be valued at billions of…

Someone Knows Something: A Fashlight Bomb Killed Wayne Greavette

When a package arrived in the mail at Wayne Greavette’s home, it seemed like an early gift for the holidays. Inside was a wrapped present and a typewritten letter addressed to him, with the postscript: “Have a very Merry Christmas…

Pure Nonfiction Podcast: Inside “The Case Against Adnan Syed” on HBO

Serial, the podcast, won millions of listeners to the story of the 1999 Baltimore murder of Hae Min Lee that sent her ex-boyfriend Adnan Syed to prison. Now the case is re-opened by private investigators in a new 4-part series…

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