The Endurance: one of the greatest survival stories ever told
In 1914, 28 men were trapped in the Antarctic ice for months. A photographer captured the entire struggle to survive. Ernest Shackleton had already made a name for himself as an intrepid explorer, hav...
Turtle: The Incredible Journey
Turtle: The Incredible Journey is a 2009 documentary film narrated by Miranda Richardson and directed by Nick Stringer. The film was co-produced by SeaWorld Pictures and Tradewind Pictures, and distr...
The Philosopher Kings (film)
The Philosopher Kings is a 2009 documentary film directed by Patrick Shen, and produced by Greg Bennick, about custodial workers at major U.S. universities and their lives.Filming took place at Cornis...
Startup.com
Startup.com is a 2001 documentary film that chronicles the dot-com start-up phenomenon and its eventual end. The film follows e-commerce website govWorks and its founders Kaleil Isaza Tuzman and Tom...
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Hlemmur (film)
Hlemmur is a 2002 Icelandic documentary directed by Ólafur Sveinsson from 2002. It is named after Reykjavík's main bus terminal and revolves around the lives of some unfortunate destitute men who spe...
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The Endurance: one of the greatest survival stories ever told
In 1914, 28 men were trapped in the Antarctic ice for months. A photographer captured the entire struggle to survive. Ernest Shackleton had already made a name for himself as an intrepid explorer, hav...
Afghan Muscles
Afghan Muscles is a 2006 Danish documentary film directed by Andreas Møl Dalsgaard about bodybuilding in Afghanistan.
Following the 2001 United States-led invasion and the overthrow of the Taliba...
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Mad Hot Ballroom
Mad Hot Ballroom is a documentary film by director Marilyn Agrelo and writer/producer Amy Sewell about a ballroom dance program in the New York City public school system. In the film, Agrelo and Sewe...
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Useless (film)
Useless (simplified Chinese: 无用; traditional Chinese: 無用; pinyin: wú yòng) is a 2007 documentary film directed by Jia Zhangke. It is Jia's second full-length documentary film after 2006's ...
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Umbrella (film)
Umbrella or San is a Chinese documentary film directed by Du Haibin and released in 2007. The film documents the experiences of modern rural China, particularly five social groups: students, soldiers...
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The Last Trackers of the Outback
The Last Trackers of the Outback is a 2007 documentary film about Aboriginal trackers in Australia.The documentary, co-directed by Eric Ellena and Vanessa Escalante, won the Public’s Choice Award 20...
Klunkerz: A Film About Mountain Bikes
Klunkerz: A Film About Mountain Bikes documents mountain bike history during its formative period in Northern California and examines the relationships of the Marin County hippies, athletes, and entre...
Les Chiefs (film)
Les Chiefs is a 2004 Canadian documentary film directed by Jason Gileno. Les Chiefs follows the Laval Chiefs, a semi-pro team that plays in the LHSPQ, from the beginning of the 2001-2002 season until...
The Last Tightrope Dancer in Armenia
The Last Tightrope Dancer in Armenia is a documentary that tells the story of Zhora, 78 years-old, and Knyaz, 77 years-old, who were once the most celebrated tightrope dancers in Armenia.
The fil...
Escarpment Blues
Escarpment Blues is a Canadian concert and documentary film starring singer-songwriter Sarah Harmer. Directed by Andy Keen and produced by Keen, Harmer and Patrick Sambrook, it was released theatric...
Final Solution (2003 film)
The Final Solution is a 2004 documentary directed by Rakesh Sharma about the 2002 communal Gujarat Riots that arose as a response to the Godhra Train Burning incident on February 27, 2002, where 58 Hi...
Müezzin
Müezzin is a 2009 Austrian-Turkish documentary film directed by Sebastian Brameshuber about the annual Turkish competition for the best muezzin. The film was selected for the 29th International Istan...
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Cinema in Sudan: Conversations with Gadalla Gubara
Cinema in Sudan: conversations with Gadalla Gubara is a French 2008 documentary film.
This documentary portrays a great Sudanese filmmaker, Gadalla Gubara (1920-2008), one of the pioneers of cin...
Strawberry Fields (2006 film)
Strawberry Fields is a 2006 documentary film by Israeli filmmaker Ayelet Heller about the hardships faced by Palestinian strawberry farmers in Gaza, who find their livelihood disrupted by the Israel-...
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Los Lonely Boys: Cottonfields and Crossroads
Los Lonely Boys: Cottonfields and Crossroads is a documentary feature film by independent filmmaker Hector Galán. The film had its world premiere at the SXSW Film and Music Festival in Austin, Texas ...
Dreams for Sale: Lehigh Acres and the Florida Foreclosure Crisis
Dreams for Sale: Lehigh Acres and the Florida Foreclosure Crisis is a 2010 American documentary film directed by Raymond A. Schillinger. The film tells the story of Lehigh Acres, a community located...
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Southern Comfort (2001 film)
Southern Comfort is a 2001 documentary film about the final year in the life of Robert Eads, a female-to-male transsexual. Eads, diagnosed with ovarian cancer, was turned down for treatment by a doze...
Beetle Queen Conquers Tokyo
Beetle Queen Conquers Tokyo is a 2009 documentary directed by American filmmaker Jessica Oreck. The documentary shows how insects are entwined with Japan from past to present. A Japanese narrator read...
Metal: A Headbanger's Journey
Metal: A Headbanger's Journey is a 2005 documentary directed by Sam Dunn with Scot McFadyen and Jessica Wise. The film follows 31-year-old Dunn, a Canadian anthropologist, who has been a heavy metal...
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Cinerama Adventure
Cinerama Adventure is a 2002 documentary about the history of the Cinerama widescreen film process. It tells the story of the widescreen process' evolution, from a primitive multi-screen pyramid pro...
Facing Ali
Facing Ali is a 2009 documentary directed by Pete McCormack about Muhammad Ali (born Cassius Marcellus Clay, Jr. in Louisville, Kentucky) as told from the perspectives of some of the notable opponent...
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La Danse (film)
La Danse: The Paris Opera Ballet (French: La danse - Le ballet de l'Opéra de Paris) is a 2009 French documentary film directed by Frederick Wiseman. Besides aiming to reveal "how the company func...
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