Kirby Dick

director of the new HBO docuseries “Allen v. Farrow”

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American film director, producer, screenwriter and editor, best known for his documentary films, including On the Record and The Hunting Ground about college campus sexual assault

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Woody Allen and Mia Farrow were the 1980s New York City power couple.

HBO docuseries focuses on Woody Allen, Mia Farrow, and the child sex abuse allegations against him

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The new documentary “On the Record,” available on HBO Max, explores multiple rape allegations against music mogul Russell Simmons.   
 Much of the film centers around Drew Dixon, one…

‘On the Record’ directors get dumped by Oprah days before Sundance. Then what happened?

The new documentary “On the Record,” available on HBO Max, explores multiple rape allegations against music mogul Russell Simmons.  Much of the film centers around Drew Dixon, one…

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The #MeToo movement has ended careers and landed men in prison. But when the accuser is a black woman, her accusations often don’t have the same impact.

‘On the Record’ documentary looks at black women’s allegations against Russell Simmons

The #MeToo movement has ended careers and landed men in prison. But when the accuser is a black woman, her accusations often don’t have the same impact.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

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