or


[04/12/19 - 01:20 PM]
Video: Showtime(R) Documentary Films Releases First-Look Trailer for "XY Chelsea"
The film tells the historic story of whistle-blower Chelsea Manning, whose 35-year sentence in a maximum security prison was commuted by President Obama in 2017.

[via press release from Showtime]

SHOWTIME(R) DOCUMENTARY FILMS RELEASES FIRST-LOOK TRAILER FOR "XY CHELSEA"

Unique And Intimate Portrait of Chelsea Manning Will Premiere At The Tribeca Film Festival On Wednesday, May 1

LOS ANGELES - April 12, 2019 - Today, SHOWTIME released a first-look trailer for XY CHELSEA, which will have its world premiere at the Tribeca Film Festival on Wednesday, May 1. Directed by Tim Travers Hawkins, produced by Pulse Films and executive produced by Academy Award(R) winner Laura Poitras (RISK, Citizenfour), XY CHELSEA tells the historic story of whistle-blower Chelsea Manning, whose 35-year sentence in a maximum security prison was commuted by President Obama in 2017. Shot over two years and featuring exclusive interviews and behind-the-scenes verité with Manning, the film begins on the momentous day in May of that year when she leaves prison and follows her through her journey of discovery, while also examining her place in the conversation on national security and the fight of the transgender community for rights and visibility. XY CHELSEA will premiere on SHOWTIME on Friday, June 7 at 9 p.m. ET/PT. Manning was arrested again in March of this year and remains in custody after refusing to testify in front of a grand jury investigating WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, who was arrested in London on Thursday. To watch and share the trailer, go to:

Hawkins followed Manning and her legal team as they fought to get her out of prison and for her to receive the necessary medical treatment for her gender dysphoria. Following two suicide attempts in 2016, Manning and her team tried to save her life with a long-shot request to President Obama for a commutation of her sentence before he left office. Cameras follow Manning's fight for release and witness as she reveals herself to the world for the first time. XY CHELSEA is the journey of her fight for survival and dignity, and her transition from prisoner to a free woman.

XY CHELSEA was directed by Tim Travers Hawkins and produced by Pulse Films and co-financed by the British Film Institute (BFI) and First Look Media's Topic Studios and Field of Vision. Julia Nottingham, Thomas Benski, Lucas Ochoa and Isabel Davis of Pulse Films are producers. Academy Award(R) winner Laura Poitras (RISK, Citizenfour), Laura Poitras, Charlotte Cook, Mary Burke, Michael Bloom, Lisa Leingang, Sharon Chang, Christos V. Konstantakopoulos, Blaine Vess, Marisa Clifford and Ryan Harrington serve as executive producers.

Passes and tickets for the Tribeca Film Festival are available for purchase at http://tribecafilm.com/filmguide

SHOWTIME is currently available to subscribers via cable, DBS, and telco providers, and as a stand-alone streaming service through Amazon, Apple(R), Google, LG Smart TVs, Oculus Go, Roku(R), Samsung Smart TVs and Xbox One. Consumers can also subscribe to SHOWTIME via Amazon's Prime Video Channels, DirecTV Now, FuboTV, Hulu, Sling TV, Sony PlayStation(TM) Vue, and YouTube TV or directly at http://www.showtime.com/.





  [april 2019]  
S
M
T
W
T
F
S
 


· SHOWATCH
(series past and present)
· DEVWATCH
(series in development)
· MOVIEWATCH
(tv movies and mini-series)





most recent video | view all posts
[06/17/19 - 08:01 AM]
Video: Trailer Debut - "GLOW" Season 3
Season three follows the ladies of GLOW as they take the Vegas strip by storm.

[06/17/19 - 07:01 AM]
Video: "Sintonia" - Teaser - Netflix
In the quest to be somebody, many paths will converge.

[06/17/19 - 02:11 AM]
Video: "Criminal" - Cast Announcement - Netflix
Step into the interrogation room and discover 12 unique crime stories from the UK, France, Germany and Spain.

[06/14/19 - 11:16 AM]
Video: Watch the Official Trailer for the Hulu Revival of "Veronica Mars"
"Veronica Mars" will premiere all episodes on Friday, July 26, only on Hulu.

[06/13/19 - 10:06 AM]
Video: New Trailer for the EPIX Original Series "Godfather of Harlem" Released
Premiering Sunday, September 29, the series stars Forest Whitaker, Vincent D'Onofrio, Giancarlo Esposito, Paul Sorvino, Nigel Thatch and Ilfenesh Hadera.

[06/13/19 - 09:01 AM]
Video: "Kipo and the Age of Wonderbeasts" - Teaser Trailer
DreamWorks Television's latest original is due in 2020 on Netflix.

[06/13/19 - 07:01 AM]
Video: "Fast & Furious: Spy Racers" - Teaser Trailer
A new family is racing their way to Netflix.

[06/12/19 - 10:05 AM]
Video: "Pennyworth" Premieres July 28th at 9 PM ET/PT on EPIX
The network has released the official trailer and key art for the highly anticipated series.

[06/11/19 - 09:15 AM]
Video: Showtime(R) Offers the Latest Episode of "Desus & Mero" for Free Sampling Featuring Special Guest Lin-Manuel Miranda as the Hosts Continue Their "EGOT" Quest
The series airs Mondays and Thursdays at 11:00/10:00c until its summer hiatus beginning August 5.

[06/10/19 - 09:02 AM]
Video: Comedy Central Releases Premiere Episode of "Alternatino with Arturo Castro" on YouTube
Look for the linear premiere on Tuesday, June 18 at 10:30/9:00c.

[06/07/19 - 10:01 AM]
Video: "Undone" - Teaser Trailer - Prime Video
The project is a genre-bending animated series starring Rosa Salazar and Bob Odenkirk.

[06/07/19 - 09:04 AM]
Video: Showtime(R) Offers the Series Premiere of "City on a Hill" for Early Sampling
The 10-episode series will officially premiere next Sunday, June 16 at 9:00/8:00c.

[06/06/19 - 05:00 PM]
Video: The Peach Pit Is Back! "BH90210" Premieres Wednesday, August 7 at 9/8c on FOX
Watch the first promo for the upcoming summer series.

[06/06/19 - 08:01 AM]
Video: "Marvel's Jessica Jones" Returns - Watch the Trailer for the Final Season
The show's swan song drops Friday, June 14 on Netflix.

[06/05/19 - 10:01 AM]
Video: "Transparent Musicale Finale" - Teaser Trailer - Prime Video
When the Pfeffermans face a life-changing loss, they begin a journey hilarious and melancholy, brazen and bold.