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An elderly woman with COVID-19, center, is escorted by two nurses after being admitted to a hospital in Wuhan, China in a scene from the documentary

In '76 Days,' a documentary portrait of lockdown in Wuhan

Dec. 1, 2020 6:14 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — “Papa!” screams a hospital worker, covered from head to toe in a Hazmat suit and PPE, in the opening moments of the documentary “76 Days." This is in the early days of the pandemic in Wuhan, back in January and February when the city of 11 million went into a 2...

N Ireland police to pay damages to journalists over arrests

Nov. 27, 2020 11:40 AM EST

LONDON (AP) — Police in Northern Ireland have agreed to pay damages to two journalists who were arrested on suspicion of stealing confidential documents after working on a documentary about an unsolved mass killing, lawyers said Friday. Trevor Birney and Barry McCaffrey worked on “No Stone...

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New this week: Megan Thee Stallion, 'Big Sky' & Dolly Parton

Nov. 16, 2020 12:31 PM EST

Here’s a collection curated by The Associated Press’ entertainment journalists of what’s arriving on TV, streaming services and music platforms this week. MOVIES — “12 Years a Slave” and “Widows” filmmaker Steve McQueen’s latest project,...

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Ahead of the election, a landslide of documentaries

Oct. 28, 2020 12:11 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The election has unleashed an avalanche of documentaries like no season before it. Dozens of films, exploring issues from gerrymandering to white supremacists, have sought to illuminate the many issues and trends voters are confronting at the polls on Tuesday. In a presidential election of...