Friday, November 27 at 9 PM

The Ties That Bind

This intimate documentary features an inside look at the creation of this groundbreaking album as told by the iconic rocker himself, along with previously unreleased archival footage from The River Tour.

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3½ Minutes, Ten Bullets

This Sundance-winning documentary examines the 2012 murder of Jordan Davis, an unarmed African-American teen, and the larger questions regarding racism in modern America that his case inspired.

3½ Minutes Director Marc Silver Digs Into the Details

The filmmaker discusses the highly contentious trial surrounding Jordan Davis’ murder, his thoughts on the accused Michael Dunn, and the case’s larger ties to racism in America.


Take a Semi-Serious Look at the New Yorker’s Cartoons

Documentary filmmaker Leah Wolchok explores the process behind the creation and publication of the magazine’s famous cartoons.

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The Latin Explosion: A New America

From Executive Producer Tommy Mottola comes a scintillating chronicle of how Latino performers have sparked a cultural explosion that transformed America.

Going Clear, The Jinx and Citizenfour Receive Emmy Honors

HBO Documentaries was honored with six statuettes, including three Emmys for Going Clear, which was named Outstanding Documentary or Nonfiction Special. Watch all of the award winners on HBO NOW.

Dangerous Acts Earns News and Doc Emmy

Madeleine Sackler's Dangerous Acts Starring the Unstable Elements of Belarus was honored in the category of arts and culture programming.

The Jinx Named Outstanding Documentary or Nonfiction Series

Filmmaker Andrew Jarecki’s examination of Robert Durst received a pair of Emmys in the categories of documentary series and picture editing.

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HBO Documentary Films president Sheila Nevins oversees all documentaries for HBO. She has received 28 Primetime Emmy Awards, 32 News and Documentary Emmys and 40 George Foster Peabody Awards. Ask Sheila Nevins a question on HBO Connect.

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