Most Popular Titles With Matthew Akers
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93 min | Documentary
A documentary on the workings and beliefs of the self-described "hacktivist" collective, Anonymous.
3. Call Me Kuchu (2012)
87 min | Documentary, Drama
In Uganda, a new bill threatens to make homosexuality punishable by death. David Kato - Uganda's first openly gay man - and his fellow activists work against the clock to defeat the ... See full summary »
5. Marina Abramovic: The Artist Is Present (2012)
Not Rated | 106 min | Documentary, Biography, History
A documentary that follows the Serbian performance artist as she prepares for a retrospective of her work at The Museum of Modern Art in New York.
8. Wartorn: 1861-2010 (2010 TV Movie)
With suicide rates among active military servicemen and veterans currently on the rise, the HBO special WARTORN 1861-2010 brings urgent attention to the invisible wounds of war. Drawing on ... See full summary »
9. Carrier (2008– )
CARRIER is a character-driven immersion in the high-stakes world of a nuclear aircraft carrier, shot on the USS Nimitz during a six-month deployment to the Persian Gulf. The program follows... See full summary »
13. The Ground Truth (2006)
R | 72 min | Documentary, War
The filmmaker's subjects are patriotic young Americans - ordinary men and women who heeded the call for military service in Iraq - as they experience recruitment and training, combat, ... See full summary »
15. Another Day in Paradise (2008 TV Movie)
Created from footage captured during the filming of the PBS series Carrier, explores the struggle waged by three men in various stages of fatherhood to serve their country while living and ... See full summary »
Raised in the drug infested, crime-ridden streets of West Oakland, California, Demetrius "Hook" Mitchell was born to a drug addicted mother and a father he never knew. Growing up on ... See full summary »
17. Michael: The Last Photo Shoots (2014)
45 min | Documentary | Post-production
A behind the scenes look at Michael Jackson's last magazine cover photo shoots for L'UOMO Vogue, Ebony as he prepared for his planned comeback in 2007.
A candid and introspective look at the extreme beliefs and motives of Ingrid Newkirk, the British-born co-founder and driving force behind People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA), the world's largest animal-rights organization.
20. Heir to an Execution (2004)
99 min | Documentary
Fifty years after the execution of Julius and Ethel Rosenberg, their granddaughter, Ivy Meeropol, reflects on their lives, principles, and ultimate sacrifice.
21. Rikers High (2005 TV Movie)
90 min | Documentary
A look at the students and teachers of 'Island Academy' the high school for inmates of Riker's Island. The largest correctional facility in North America.
22. Lemon (I) (2011)
85 min | Documentary, Drama
Ex-con turned poet/performer Lemon Andersen fights for an exit from generations of poverty by bringing his life's secrets to the New York stage. But revisiting his troubled past has more in... See full summary »
25. Behind Those Eyes (2005)
98 min | Documentary
Behind Those Eyes provides a magnifying glass into the behind-the-scenes dynamism of Brad Arnold, Matt Roberts, Todd Harrel and Chris Henderson, both on and off the tour. The movie ... See full summary »
26. Lockdown, USA (2006)
Not Rated | 87 min | Documentary
Film is set on the front lines of the dramatic campaign to end the "War on Drugs" and repeal the Rockefeller Drug Laws.
27. Big Ideas for a Small Planet (2007– )
This documentary series focuses on important environmental topics and features interviews with forward-thinking designers discussing alternative ideas that could save the planet.
35. Sonic Cinema (2000– )
30 min | Music
Music journalist Dimitri Ehrlich and Sonic Youth frontman Thurston Moore hosts this series showcasing features, short films, and other works by independent artists, filmmakers and musicians.
41. The Rocket Project (2010 TV Movie)
The first rocket to the moon took billions of dollars, buildings full of computers, and hundreds of engineers. But what would it take today? On January 25th, 2010, eight incredibly gifted ... See full summary »
42. Second-Hand Stories (2005 TV Movie)
30 min | Reality-TV
Equal parts video travelogue and pop-culture archaeological expedition, SECOND HAND STORIES reveals the passions and obsessions of Americans by taking a closer look at the second-hand stuff... See full summary »
In the Life (1992– )
1205 Out Front
TV-PG | Documentary
Segments include, "The Advocate," "Real to Reel," "Out & About," "NYPD Pink," "Cata," "Do it Yourself, " and "Out Takes."
Five-thousand sailors and Marines bid farewell to their loved ones before the mammoth USS Nimitz pulls out of California.
Iconoclasts (2005– )
Christy Turlington + Tory Burch
Turlington + Burch will closely examine the careers of two fashion icons (Christy Turlington and Tory Burch) from different sides of the industry who are dedicated to empowering other women.