'Boffo' to open D.C. doc fest

Chang, Justin
May 2006
Daily Variety;5/15/2006, Vol. 291 Issue 31, p2
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the selection of Home Box Office Inc.'s documentary films "Boffo! Tinseltown's Bombs and Blockbusters," and "21 Up in America" as the respective opening and closing films at the Silverdocs 2006 in Washington D.C. on June 13-18, 2006. The event is a collaboration between the American Film Institute and Discovery Channel. "Boffo!" examines the thin line between commercial success and failure in Hollywood. "21 Up in America" is directed by Christopher Dillon Quinn, the winner of the jury and audience awards at the Sundance Film Festival.


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