Chris Hegedus

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Review: Kings of Pastry

From master documentarians Chris Hegedus and D.A. Pennebaker comes this foodie film chronicling a three-day contest of mastery among French pastry chefs.
Dessert documentary is pretty sweet
By PEG ALOI  |  September 24, 2010

Blu Christmas . . . without DVD

Ah, yes: the most wonderful time of the year, tinged with muddy snow and the creeping darkness of our most recent Depression.
Kick your films into hi-def this season with those other shiny silver discs
By BRETT MICHEL  |  December 11, 2009

Al Franken: God Spoke

Like Michael Moore, Al Franken is a larger-than-life left-of-center commentator who attracts a worshipful following. Watch the trailer for Al Franken: God Spoke  (QuickTime)
Larger than life
By GERALD PEARY  |  October 04, 2006

Sundance kids?

Phooey on the narrative-film judges at Austin’s 13th South by Southwest Film Festival for bestowing awards on suffocatingly conventional movies.
Our man at SxSW
By GERALD PEARY  |  March 31, 2006