Striking Documentaries

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Grizzly Man (2005 Documentary)
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A devastating and heartrending take on grizzly bear activists Timothy Treadwell and Amie Huguenard, who were killed in October of 2003 while living among grizzlies in Alaska. (103 mins.)
Director: Werner Herzog
“ Best documentary I have ever seen, this makes me appreciate life for all that it has to offer and I no longer worry about small issues and my problems after knowing that there was a man like this who appreciates life to the fullest. ” - milpz
 
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Bowling for Columbine (2002 Documentary)
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Filmmaker Michael Moore explores the roots of America's predilection for gun violence. (120 mins.)
Director: Michael Moore
 
3.
GasHole (2010 Documentary)
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About the history of oil prices and the future of alternative fuels. (101 mins.)
 
4.
Playing Columbine (2008 Documentary)
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Chronicles the history of the game "Super Columbine Massacre RPG!." The film traces back the 16-bit role-playing game to its inception... (94 mins.)
Director: Danny Ledonne
 
5.
The Greatest Movie Ever Sold (2011 Documentary)
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A documentary about branding, advertising and product placement that is financed and made possible by brands, advertising and product placement. (90 mins.)
Director: Morgan Spurlock
“ The three things that companies use to get your attention:

"Sex, Fear, Cravings" ” - milpz
 
6.
Jesus Camp (2006 Documentary)
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A documentary on kids who attend a summer camp hoping to become the next Billy Graham. (84 mins.)
 
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The Horse Boy (2009 Documentary)
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A writer documents the journey his family takes to Mongolia to consult with nomadic shamans on the healing of their autistic son. (93 mins.)
 
8.
War Photographer (2001 Documentary)
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Documentary about war photographer James Nachtwey, considered by many the greatest war photographer ever. (96 mins.)
Director: Christian Frei
 
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Propaganda (2012 Documentary)
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An anti-western propaganda film about the influences of American visual and consumption culture on the rest of the world, as told from a North Korean perspective. (96 mins.)
Director: Slavko Martinov