Control Room Wins at the Full Frame Documentary Film Festival

Control Room, a documentary about Al-Jazeera and its coverage of the war in Iraq, won for Best Film at the Full Frame Documentary Film Festival.  In addition, Control Room was reviewed in the New York Times on April 2, where A.O Scott wrote that the film "proves that cinema verite is alive and well, and perhaps more potent and necessary than ever."  Control Room is directed by co-director Jehane Noujaim.  Edit Center alums Lilah Bankier and Julia Bacha were editors on the film and Edit Center founder Alan Oxman was the supervising editor.  Post-production was done at the Edit Center.