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Rosemary Rotondi

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Rosemary Rotondi Archival Film, Photo and Network News Research tel: 212-989-2025 email: rotondiresearch@nyc.rr.com web: http://www.archivalfilmresearch.com for full resume and updates. Recent documentaries on which I contributed research either as lead researcher or as part of a research team are: Laura Poitras' CITIZENFOUR won the Academy Award for Best Documentary on February 22, 2015. I served as C-Span and network news researcher on the film. The film premiered in The New York Film Festival on October 10, 2014. The film is showing nationwide in theaters as well as on HBO for February-March 2015; it is currently free on demand on HBO. www.citizenfourfilm.com. Released on DVD, Itunes, Amazon is August 21, 2015 is Albert Maysles documentary IRIS. Premiered on October 9, 2014 in The New York Film Festival. This film was released on April 29th and ran to May 28, 2015 at Film Forum and is still playing nationwide and worldwide. Two films on which I served as researcher, Brendan Toller's DANNY SAYS and Jessica Edwards' MAVIS!, premiered in mid-March 2015 in the SXSW Film Festival and DANNY SAYS opened up Lincoln Center’s SOUND AND VISION documentary festival on July 29, 2015. HBO purchased MAVIS! And will show it in 2016. I worked on four exhibitions as researcher to The American Museum of Natural History for exhibits opening over April 2014-May 2015. On March 14, 2014 Matt Wolf's documentary TEENAGE opened at the NYC Landmark Sunshine Cinema. I served as lead researcher. Now traveling nationwide and overseas. This film was nominated by FOCAL for “Best Use of Archival Footage in a Cinema Release” in May 2015.  Came out on DVD, ITunes, Amazon, Netflix September 2014. On HBO nationwide in 2015 was Matt Wolf's documentary, IT'S HILARY: THE MAN WHO DREW ELOISE on which I was lead researcher.  OUR NIXON by Penny Lane and Brian Frye. Opened at the IFC Cinema on August 30, 2013 in NYC and on CNN on August 1st. Closed the New Directors, New Films series on March 31, 2013. Film was purchased by CNN Films and Cinedigm for cable TV and theatrical release. See website for more credits and updates.