Film Memoir: The Reflective Screen

Intimate documentaries that address issues with family, friends, childhood, and other personal matters.

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1.
Little White Lie (2014 Documentary)
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A film about denial, race, family secrets and a search for identity. (65 mins.)
 
2.
Look at Us Now, Mother! (2015 Documentary)
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LOOK AT US NOW, MOTHER! is about the transformation of a highly charged mother/daughter relationship from Mommie Dearest to Dear Mom... (84 mins.)
 
3.
Collecting Sgt. Dan (2014 Documentary)
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Collecting Sgt. Dan is about Sgt. Daniel James Patron, USMC EOD tech. Sgt. Patron was killed in action on August 6... (87 mins.)
Director: Matt Patron
 
4.
Bà nôi (2013 Documentary)
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The filmmaker visits his relatives in Vietnam. Dominated by his grandmother's colorful personality, the film combines a portrait and a self-portrait into a sensitive, poignant and perceptive quest. (85 mins.)
Director: Khoa Lê
 
5.
First Comes Love (2013 Documentary)
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First comes love, then comes marriage, then comes baby in the baby carriage. For filmmaker Nina Davenport... (105 mins.)
Director: Nina Davenport
 
6.
The Genius of Marian (2013 Documentary)
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A woman with Alzheimer's disease and a filmmaker decide to create a tribute that showcases the family, using the nostalgia and magic of super 8 home movies and vintage film photographs. (85 mins.)
 
7.
I Am Breathing (2013 Documentary)
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A documentary follows the last months of Neil Platt, a young father with terminal and debilitating motor neuron disease (MND). (72 mins.)
Stars: Neil Platt
 
8.
Life According to Sam (2013 Documentary)
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A moving look at a couple's inspiring efforts to save their only son Sam from the rare and fatal premature-aging disease of progeria. (94 mins.)
Stars: Sam Berns
 
9.
My Place (2013 Documentary)
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An intimate 7-year journey of a family struggling to overcome past wounds of reverse migration (from... (77 mins.)
Director: Moon-chil Park
 
10.
The Only Son (2013 Documentary)
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Pema, 19, is supposed to marry a girl from home, a Nepali Himalayan village at an altitude of 13,000 feet... (78 mins.)
Director: Simonka de Jong
 
11.
We Always Lie to Strangers (2013 Documentary)
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Four families experience love and loss in this gorgeous portrait of America's heartland. (108 mins.)
 
12.
Elena (2012 Documentary)
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Elena, a young Brazilian woman, travels to New York with the same dream as her mother, to become a movie actress... (80 mins.)
Director: Petra Costa
 
13.
Everyone Is Older Than I Am (2012 Documentary)
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In this documentary Bo Widerberg's son Martin tells about how it is to live in a family with a busy and famous film maker. (75 mins.)
 
14.
First Cousin Once Removed (2012 Documentary)
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Acclaimed filmmaker Alan Berliner chronicles the deeply personal story of his mother's first cousin--well-known... (78 mins.)
Director: Alan Berliner
 
15.
Grace (2012 Documentary)
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On a family visit, Tom's denial cracks when he sees himself in the narcissistic behavior of his 90 year old grandpa. (8 mins.)
Director: Tom Meadmore
 
16.
A Lot Like You (2012 Documentary)
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When Eliaichi's retired father moves back to Tanzania, she begins a film project that examines the intricate fabric of multiracial identity, and grapples with the complex ties that children have to the cultures of their parents. (80 mins.)
Director: Eliaichi Kimaro
 
17.
New Life of Family Album (2012 Documentary)
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(80 mins.)
Director: Adam Olha
 
18.
A Normal Life (2012 Documentary)
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The film examines how a mother keeps herself and her family going even though everything around her... (83 mins.)
Director: Mikala Krogh
 
19.
Private Universe (2012 Documentary)
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Covering a span of 35 years in the life of Honza, a man born 'on camera' in 1974. (83 mins.)
 
20.
The Turtle's Rage (2012 Documentary)
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(70 mins.)
Director: Pary El-Qalqili
 
21.
Vergiss mein nicht (2012 Documentary)
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Filmmaker David Sieveking portays the home care of his mother who, like 2 million other people in Germany... (88 mins.)
Director: David Sieveking
 
22.
Connected: An Autoblogography About Love, Death & Technology (2011 Documentary)
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Filmmaker and Founder of the Webby Awards, Tiffany Shlain, investigates the interconnections between the major issues of the 21st century and her own experience of these issues during a family crisis. (82 mins.)
Director: Tiffany Shlain
 
23.
Den stora friheten (2011 Documentary)
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The son of a Swedish man murdered in Germany decides he must find out everything about what happened... (78 mins.)
 
24.
Epilogue (2011 Documentary)
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Neel, 50 years old and mother of three, is terminally ill. According to her oncologist she only has one year to live... (90 mins.)
Director: Manno Lanssens
 
25.
The Flat (2011 Documentary)
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As a documentarian cleans out the flat that belonged to his grandparents - both immigrants from Nazi Germany - he uncovers clues pointing to a complicated and shocking story. (97 mins.)
 
26.
Men from Nowhere (2011 Documentary)
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A biographical journey that spans a century. A heartbroken man's exploration of the relationship between him and his father... (95 mins.)
 
27.
Mulberry Child (2011 Documentary)
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During the Chinese Cultural Revolution, millions had their lives destroyed...their reputations ruined... (85 mins.)
 
28.
Open Secret (2011 Documentary)
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OPEN SECRET chronicles Steve Lickteig's 20-year search for who his real birth parents were; why a whole town kept the truth from him; and how his family's tumultuous history revolves around the hidden lives of two unconventional women. (55 mins.)
Director: Steve Lickteig
 
29.
Photographic Memory (2011 Documentary)
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Filmmaker Ross McElwee (Sherman's March, Bright Leaves) finds himself in frequent conflict with his son... (87 mins.)
Director: Ross McElwee
 
30.
The Queen Has No Crown (2011 Documentary)
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Poignant meditation on family, loss, and the mental maps of homelessness. The film navigates the intimate lives of 5 brothers and their mother... (52 mins.)
Director: Tomer Heymann
 
31.
Raising Renee (2011 Documentary)
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RAISING RENEE begins in 2003 as Beverly McIver is savoring opening night of her first solo art show in New York... (81 mins.)
 
32.
Six Million and One (2011 Documentary)
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A filmmaker and his siblings research the experiences of their late father, who survived the Holocaust during World War II. (93 mins.)
Director: David Fisher
 
33.
Walk Away Renee (2011 Documentary)
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A documentary on Jonathan Caouette's cross-country road trip with his mentally ill mother. (90 mins.)
 
34.
Alle meine Väter (2010 Documentary)
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(89 mins.)
Director: Jan Raiber
 
35.
Beyond This Place (2010 Documentary)
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Beyond This Place is a documentary which explores the father-son relationship - the unique bond that combines love... (93 mins.)
Director: Kaleo La Belle
 
36.
Dad's in Heaven with Nixon (2010 Documentary)
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Tom Murray presents his brother Chris (1960- ), through Chris's relationship to their mother, their father... (86 mins.)
Director: Tom Murray
 
37.
A Diary of Healing (2010 Documentary)
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The director learns she has breast cancer. Her life is turned upside down. Her journey through the medical world, part of an artistic and personal quest, achieves unprecedented intimacy with the disease. (91 mins.)
Director: Marie Mandy
 
38.
Family Affair (2010 Documentary)
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At 10 years old, Chico Colvard accidentally shot his older sister in the leg. This seemingly random... (80 mins.)
Director: Chico Colvard
 
39.
The Good Life (2010 Documentary)
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The lives of a mother and daughter who used to have it all, but now only have each other. (83 mins.)
Director: Eva Mulvad
 
40.
Grandma, a Thousand Times (2010 Documentary)
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A poetic documentary that puts a feisty Beiruti grandmother at the center of brave film exercises designed... (50 mins.)
Director: Mahmoud Kaabour
 
41.
In the Matter of Cha Jung Hee (2010 Documentary)
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In the 1960s just before being adopted from a Korean orphanage by an American family, my identity was switched with another girl named Cha Jung Hee... (64 mins.)
Director: Deann Borshay
 
42.
Kati with an I (2010 Documentary)
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An intimate portrait of Kati, a teenage girl about to graduate high school, who endures a moment-by-moment emotional transformation over the course of three tumultuous days that leave her future in doubt. (86 mins.)
Director: Robert Greene
 
43.
Moy otets Evgeniy (2010 Documentary)
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Two filmmakers, father and son, reconnect across time, space and the ruins of the Soviet epoch. (77 mins.)
 
44.
My Name Is Smith (2010 Documentary)
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Sometimes love isn't pretty... especially when it's your parents. Filmmaker James Smith spends a year... (90 mins.)
 
45.
OC87: The Obsessive Compulsive, Major Depression, Bipolar, Asperger's Movie (2010 Documentary)
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Director Bud Clayman documents his struggle with OCD and Asperger's Syndrome and how it derailed his plan to become a filmmaker. (100 mins.)
 
46.
Portrait of a Man (2010 Documentary)
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What is the mental legacy and set of values that the liberal late 1960s and early 1970s gave to the people who were born and grew up during that time, to the people who are now approaching middle-age? (81 mins.)
 
47.
Ana & Arthur (2009 Documentary)
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(80 mins.)
Director: Larry Young
 
48.
The Bass Player (2009 Documentary)
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From the depths of suicide and depression to the heights of new beginnings, marriage proposals, and homecomings... (62 mins.)
Director: Niall Mckay
 
49.
Boy Interrupted (2009 Documentary)
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Boy Interrupted looks at the life of Evan Perry a 15-year-old boy from New York who committed suicide in 2005... (92 mins.)
Director: Dana Perry
 
50.
Brothers at War (2009 Documentary)
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An intimate portrait of an American family during a turbulent time. Jake Rademacher sets out to understand the experience... (110 mins.)
Director: Jake Rademacher
 
51.
Discoveries of a Marionette (2009 Documentary)
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There has always been a distance between Bjarte and his grandfather, the great patriarch Alf Morner... (73 mins.)
 
52.
Going Home (2009 Documentary)
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A Jewish raised Korean adoptee from Manhattan undertakes a profound journey in hopes of discovering his birth family in Seoul. (73 mins.)
Director: Jason Hoffmann
 
53.
I Shot My Love (2009 Documentary)
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Seventy years after his grandfather escapes from Nazi Germany to Palestine, Israeli documentary director... (56 mins.)
Director: Tomer Heymann
 
54.
The Kids Grow Up (2009 Documentary)
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A humorous and deeply moving look at father-daughter relationships, modern-day parenting, marriage and the looming empty nest. (90 mins.)
Director: Doug Block
 
55.
My Father. My Uncle. (2009 Documentary)
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A moving documentary, chronicling the story of 28-year-old, Iraq-born Sinan, who was adopted at birth by his uncle Farouq and his German wife Brunhild... (80 mins.)
 
56.
October Country (2009 Documentary)
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October Country is a beautifully filmed portrait of an American family struggling for stability while haunted by the ghosts of war... (80 mins.)
 
57.
Off and Running (2009 Documentary)
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With white Jewish lesbians for parents and two adopted brothers - one mixed-race and one Korean-Brooklyn... (76 mins.)
Director: Nicole Opper
 
58.
65_RedRoses (2009 Documentary)
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This personal and touching journey takes an unflinching look into the life of Eva Markvoort as she battles... (70 mins.)
 
59.
Sona, the Other Myself (2009 Documentary)
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Documentary focuses on 'Sona', the daughter of the director's brother who moved to North Korea from Japan in the early 1970s... (82 mins.)
Director: Yong-hi Yang
 
60.
The Thorn in the Heart (2009 Documentary)
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Michel Gondry chronicles the life of Gondry family matriarch, his aunt Suzette Gondry, and her relationship with her son, Jean-Yves. (86 mins.)
Director: Michel Gondry
 
61.
21 Below (2009 Documentary)
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An intimate portrait of a middle class family from Buffalo, NY. Comprised entirely of scenes from their lives... (91 mins.)
Director: Samantha Buck
 
62.
Confessions of a German Soldier (2008 Documentary)
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A young German woman travels across Europe in a quest to find the grave of her grandfather - an anti-Nazi... (78 mins.)
Director: Tony Wilson
 
63.
Dear Zachary: A Letter to a Son About His Father (2008 Documentary)
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A filmmaker decides to memorialize a murdered friend when his friend's ex-girlfriend announces she is expecting his son. (95 mins.)
Director: Kurt Kuenne
 
64.
Dying to Live: The Journey Into a Man's Open Heart (2008 Documentary)
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Filmmaker and quirky Jewish actor, Ben Mittleman, discovers he has the genetic heart condition that derailed his father's life... (110 mins.)
Director: Ben Mittleman
 
65.
Family Inc. (2008 Documentary)
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When filmmaker Emily Ting was asked by her father to return to Asia and take over the family business... (75 mins.)
 
66.
Forgetting Dad (2008 Documentary)
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One week after a seemingly harmless car accident, a 45-year-old man suffers total amnesia. Christening... (84 mins.)
 
67.
Life. Support. Music. (2008 Documentary)
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In August 2004, Jason Crigler, one of New York City's most sought-after guitarists, suffered a brain hemorrhage during a concert in Manhattan... (79 mins.)
 
68.
My Mother's Garden (2008 Documentary)
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A look at how one woman obsessively collects material things and how her family pulls together to help her out. (70 mins.)
Director: Cynthia Lester
 
69.
Of Time and the City (2008 Documentary)
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A filmmaker looks at the history and transformation of his birthplace, Liverpool, England. (74 mins.)
Director: Terence Davies
 
70.
Phyllis and Harold (2008 Documentary)
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A journey through a disastrous 59 year old marriage. Drawing on a lifetime of her family's home movies and interviews made over 12 years... (85 mins.)
Director: Cindy Kleine
 
71.
The Beaches of Agnès (2008 Documentary)
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Agnès Varda explores her memories, mostly chronologically, with photographs, film clips, interviews, reenactments, and droll, playful contemporary scenes of her narrating her story. (110 mins.)
Director: Agnès Varda
 
72.
Prodigal Sons (2008 Documentary)
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Filmmaker Kimberly Reed returns home for her high school reunion, ready to reintroduce herself to the... (86 mins.)
Director: Kimberly Reed
 
73.
Strike Dice! Betting on My Father (2008 Documentary)
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Strike Dice! Betting on my Father is the moving story of a daughter's search to find her father - an addicted gambler... (56 mins.)
Director: Natalie Picoe
 
74.
The Windmill Movie (2008 Documentary)
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Filmmaker Richard P. Rogers tried for twenty years to make a documentary about his own life. He died in 2001... (82 mins.)
Director: Alexander Olch
 
75.
Grandmother's Flower (2007 Documentary)
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An exploration of South Korea's political history told through the experiences of a filmmaker's family. (89 mins.)
Director: Jeong-hyun Mun
 
76.
Her Name Is Sabine (2007 Documentary)
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A sensitive portrait of Sabine Bonnaire, the autistic sister of the french actress Sandrine Bonnaire. (85 mins.)
 
77.
He Fengming (2007 Documentary)
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Fengming looks back at over 30 years of her life... (186 mins.)
Director: Bing Wang
 
78.
Hear and Now (2007 Documentary)
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A documentary memoir following a filmmaker's deaf parents as they receive a complex surgical implant, which allows them to experience sound for the first time. (85 mins.)
 
79.
Must Read After My Death (2007 Documentary)
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A grandmother dies and leaves behind hours of secret film and audio recordings as well as an envelope with the words "Must read after my death", which reveal a dark history for her family to discover. (73 mins.)
Director: Morgan Dews
 
80.
Oh, Saigon (2007 Documentary)
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Accompanied by gripping images from the war, 'Oh, Saigon' is an in-depth, compelling documentary about one refugee family's attempts to face its divided past and heal the physical and emotional wounds of the Vietnam War. (57 mins.)
Director: Doan Hoang
 
81.
Parallel Worlds, Parallel Lives (2007 Documentary)
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Mark Oliver Everett, singer of the band EELS, on his quest to get to know his later father, quantum physicist Hugh Everett III, who invented the Many Worlds theory. (60 mins.)
Director: Louise Lockwood
 
82.
Red Without Blue (2007 Documentary)
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The intimate bond between two identical twin brothers is challenged when one decides to transition from male to female; this is the story of their evolving relationship, and the resurrection of their family from a darker past. (74 mins.)
 
83.
A Summer in the Cage (2007 Documentary)
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"A Summer in the Cage" is filmmaker Ben Selkow's feature-length documentary chronicling his friend Sam's battle with manic-depressive illness... (82 mins.)
Director: Ben Selkow
 
84.
Borrowing Time (2006 Documentary)
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For over three years, Borrowing Time follows Henri Landwirth as he seeks to take measure of his past... (82 mins.)
 
85.
Inheritance (2006 Documentary)
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"Inheritance" is the story of Monika Hertwig and her journey to accept the truth about her father, Nazi commander... (75 mins.)
Director: James Moll
 
86.
Manhattan, Kansas (2006 Documentary)
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A loving daughter documents her reunion with her mentally-unstable mother in this heartfelt and decidedly... (75 mins.)
Director: Tara Wray
Stars: Evie Wray
 
87.
So Much So Fast (2006 Documentary)
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A man suffering from Lou Gehrig's disease deals with the woman falling for him and a brother who becomes obsessed with finding a cure. (87 mins.)
 
88.
Dear Pyongyang (2005 Documentary)
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A Korean-Japanese daughter tries to understand her father's sworn political loyalty to North Korea. (107 mins.)
Director: Yong-hi Yang
 
89.
51 Birch Street (2005 Documentary)
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Documentary filmmaker Doug Block had every reason to believe his parents' 54-year marriage was a good one... (90 mins.)
Director: Doug Block
 
90.
Following Sean (2005 Documentary)
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Thirty years, three generations, and a lifetime later, award-winning filmmaker Ralph Arlyck returns to San Francisco in search of Sean, the boy who was the subject of his controversy-sparking 1969 documentary. (87 mins.)
Director: Ralph Arlyck
 
91.
Josh's Trees (2005 Documentary)
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(76 mins.)
Director: Peter Entell
 
92.
Den tyske hemmelighed (2005 Documentary)
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(88 mins.)
Director: Lars Johansson
 
93.
Another Road Home (2004 Documentary)
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The Personal Story Of An Israeli's Quest To Find Her Palestinian Caregiver (79 mins.)
Director: Danae Elon
Stars: Amos Elon
 
94.
Awful Normal (2004 Documentary)
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Celesta and Karen Davis grew up in a loving family. They shared many wonderful childhood moments and... (76 mins.)
 
95.
A Place Called Home: An Adoption Story (2004 Documentary)
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A Place Called Home: An Adoption Story is the heartwarming true story of one family's struggle to adopt nine children in the face of overwhelming odds... (90 mins.)
Director: Thomas C. Gaunt
 
96.
Sonny Boy (2004 Documentary)
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Actress-Director Soleil Moon Frye's second work "Sonny Boy" focuses on her often troubled relationship... (89 mins.)
 
97.
Tell Them Who You Are (2004 Documentary)
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The son of acclaimed cinematographer Haskell Wexler confronts his complex father by turning the camera on him. What results is a portrait of a difficult genius and a son's path out of the shadow of a famous father. (95 mins.)
Director: Mark S. Wexler
 
98.
Capturing the Friedmans (2003 Documentary)
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Documentary on the Friedmans, a seemingly typical, upper-middle-class Jewish family whose world is instantly transformed when the father and his youngest son are arrested and charged with shocking and horrible crimes. (107 mins.)
Director: Andrew Jarecki
 
99.
My Architect (2003 Documentary)
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Director Nathaniel Kahn searches to understand his father, noted architect Louis Kahn, who died bankrupt and alone in 1974. (116 mins.)
Director: Nathaniel Kahn
 
100.
Nine Good Teeth (2002 Documentary)
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Director Alex Halpern's feature-length documentary, Nine Good Teeth, unfolds through the stories and... (75 mins.)
Director: Alex Halpern