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Queen of the Sun: What Are the Bees Telling Us? (2010 Documentary)
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QUEEN OF THE SUN: What Are the Bees Telling Us? is a profound, alternative look at the global bee crisis from Taggart Siegel... (83 mins.)
Director: Taggart Siegel
 
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Kimjongilia (2009 Documentary)
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North Korean defectors tell their stories of repression, escape and hope. (75 mins.)
Director: N.C. Heikin
 
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Young@Heart (2007 Documentary)
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A documentary on a chorus of senior citizens from Massachusetts who cover songs by Jimi Hendrix, Coldplay, Sonic Youth, and other unexpected musicians. (107 mins.)
 
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Race to Nowhere (2010 Documentary)
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RACE TO NOWHERE is a close-up look at the pressures on today's students, offering an intimate view of lives packed with activities... (85 mins.)
 
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Sister Helen (2002 Documentary)
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In this emotionally compelling documentary, Sister Helen opens a private home for recovering addicts... (90 mins.)
 
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Best Boy (1979 Documentary)
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In this documentary, the director follows the day-to-day activities of his retarded, middle-aged cousin Philly, over a three-year period. (111 mins.)
Director: Ira Wohl
 
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Fat: What No One Is Telling You (2007 Documentary)
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This two hour program gives viewers a window into the intense human dramas that rage inside people who... (120 mins.)
 
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Best Man: 'Best Boy' and All of Us Twenty Years Later (1997 Documentary)
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Mentally retarded Philly Wohl, in his late sixties, lives in a group home in Queens, New York. He takes classes... (90 mins.)
Director: Ira Wohl
 
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Thin (2006 Documentary)
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The story of four women suffering from anorexia and bulimia in South Florida. (102 mins.)
 
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No Impact Man: The Documentary (2009 Documentary)
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Follow the Manhattan-based Beavan family as they abandon their high consumption 5th Avenue lifestyle and try to live a year while making no net environmental impact. (93 mins.)
 
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Miss Representation (2011 Documentary)
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Explores the under-representation of women in positions of power and influence in America, and challenges the media's limited portrayal of what it means to be a powerful woman. (85 mins.)
 
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Buddha's Lost Children (2006 Documentary)
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Buddha's Lost Children is a feature-length documentary film about a Thai Buddhist monk who - armed only... (97 mins.)
Director: Mark Verkerk
 
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Beauty in a Jar (2003 Documentary)
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(120 mins.)
 
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Frontrunners (2008 Documentary)
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It's hard to run for office - even in high school. And the campaign for student body president at Stuyvesant... (83 mins.)
Director: Caroline Suh
 
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Born Rich (2003 Documentary)
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A documentary on children of the insanely rich. Directed by one of their own, Johnson & Johnson heir, Jamie Johnson. (75 mins.)
Director: Jamie Johnson
 
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Redemption (2013 Documentary)
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Redemption is a documentary about New York City's canners - the men and women who survive by redeeming bottles and cans they collect from curbs... (35 mins.)
 
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Order & Disorder (2012 Mini-Series)
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Professor Jim Al-Khalili unwraps the evolutionary histories responsible for the modern human condition, as currently represented by our sophistication in energy manipulation and information technology.