A documentary that cuts deep and narrow into the emotional wasteland of 24-hour cable news; seeking a beating heart on the other side of our television screens.


"Facts do not convey truth. That's a mistake. Facts create norms, but truth creates illumination."

—Werner Herzog

About the Film

Assuming “fact” is the modern currency of television news, the “truth” about television news can only be explored through the lives of those who deliver it. Staking our professional, journalistic credibility on the sole conviction that when the camera stops rolling the real story begins—we set out to explore that truth in the documentary entitled Newsman.