Oprah's new network OWN plans documentary film club
OWN: The Oprah Winfrey Network has joined forces with Ro*co Productions to launch a documentary film club, the network announced today. The partnership will result in a monthly documentary film series that will air on the channel, an “online community experience,” and theatrical screenings of select documentaries. Ro*co Films International has distributed such acclaimed docs as the Oscar-winning Born Into Brothels, Jesus Camp, and No End in Sight. OWN will premiere in January 2011.