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Journey of Man (2003 Documentary)
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Traces the expansion of the human race from central Africa to Asia to the edge of South America. (120 mins.)
Director: Clive Maltby
 
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How Beer Saved the World (2011 Documentary)
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This show traces the important role that beer has played in human history from the probable origins of the first beer at the dawn of history to the development of a special beer for use in zero gravity space missions. (60 mins.)
 
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Planet Earth (2006 Mini-Series)
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Emmy Award-winning, 11 episodes, five years in the making, the most expensive nature documentary series ever commissioned by the BBC, and the first to be filmed in high definition. (533 mins.)
 
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The Tillman Story (2010 Documentary)
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Pat Tillman never thought of himself as a hero. His choice to leave a multimillion-dollar football contract... (94 mins.)
Director: Amir Bar-Lev
 
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The Story of India (2007 Mini-Series)
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Michael Wood visits places and interviews experts all over India to cover the great chapters of the subcontinent's history. (60 mins.)
 
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Waiting for 'Superman' (2010 Documentary)
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An examination of the current state of education in America today. (111 mins.)
 
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A Brief History of Time (1991 Documentary)
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A film about the life and work of the cosmologist, Stephen Hawking, who despite his near total paralysis, is one of the great minds of all time. (80 mins.)
Director: Errol Morris
 
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An Inconvenient Truth (2006 Documentary)
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Filmmaker Davis Guggenheim follows Al Gore on the lecture circuit, as the former presidential candidate campaigns to raise public awareness of the dangers of global warming and calls for immediate action to curb its destructive effects on the environment. (96 mins.)
 
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Einstein's Big Idea (2005 Documentary)
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This docudrama examines the history of scientific discovery that lead up to Albert Einstein's famous... (120 mins.)
Director: Gary Johnstone
 
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Flight 93 (2006 TV Movie)
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Flight 93 is the story of the heroic passengers that took back their plane in an effort to stop a 9-11 terrorist attack. (89 mins.)
Director: Peter Markle
 
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Gold Diggers: The World's Biggest Bank Robbery (2006 Documentary)
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In In 2005, 168,000,000 Brazilian Real (almost 80,000,000 US dollars) was stolen from a Brazilian bank, making it the biggest peace-time robbery in history. (72 mins.)
Director: James Erskine
 
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Hiroshima (2005 Documentary)
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Documentary with dramatic reenactments with actors to describe what dropping the bomb on Hiroshima was like. (90 mins.)
Director: Paul Wilmshurst
 
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In the Realm of the Hackers (2003 Documentary)
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In the late 1980s two Melbourne teenage computer hackers known as Electron and Phoenix stole a restricted... (55 mins.)
Director: Kevin Anderson
 
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Occupation 101 (2006 Documentary)
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A thought-provoking and powerful documentary film on the current and historical root causes of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and U.S. political involvement. (90 mins.)
 
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The Bermuda Triangle: Startling New Secrets (2005 TV Movie)
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(96 mins.)
 
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Secret Law of Attraction (2007 TV Movie)
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Director: David Stern
 
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Space Odyssey: Voyage to the Planets (2004 Documentary)
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This two-part science fiction docu-drama examines the possibilities of a dangerous, manned space mission to explore the inner and outer planets of the Solar system. (100 mins.)
Director: Joe Ahearne
 
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The Lost Tomb of Jesus (2007 Documentary)
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The Lost Tomb of Jesus is a documentary which makes a case that the 2,000-year-old "Tomb of the Ten Ossuaries" belonged to the family of Jesus of Nazareth. (102 mins.)
 
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The Secret NASA Transmissions: The Smoking Gun (2001 Documentary)
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This program presents the history of UFO sightings by NASA Astronauts and the facts around a secret independent study to monitor the digital video cameras on all NASA Space Shuttle missions. (90 mins.)
 
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The Soviet Story (2008 Documentary)
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The Soviet Story offers an alternative history of an Allied power, which helped the Nazis to fight Jews and which slaughtered its own people on an industrial scale. (86 mins.)
Director: Edvins Snore
 
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Black Fox: The True Story of Adolf Hitler (1962 Documentary)
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The rise and fall of Nazi Germany in part through the use of classical allegory. (89 mins.)
 
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Trinity and Beyond: The Atomic Bomb Movie (1995 Documentary)
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A documentary presenting mankind's most ambitious effort at perfecting the means to its own annihilation... (92 mins.)
Director: Peter Kuran
 
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Zeitgeist (2007 Documentary)
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Mythology and belief in society today, presenting uncommon perspectives of common cultural issues. (118 mins.)
Director: Peter Joseph
 
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Zeitgeist: Addendum (2008 Documentary)
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Zeitgeist Addendum, attempts to locate the root causes of this pervasive social corruption, while offering a solution... (123 mins.)
Director: Peter Joseph
 
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Who Killed the Electric Car? (2006 Documentary)
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A documentary that investigates the birth and death of the electric car, as well as the role of renewable energy and sustainable living in the future. (92 mins.)
Director: Chris Paine
 
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Inequality for All (2013 Documentary)
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A documentary that follows former U.S. Labor Secretary Robert Reich as he looks to raise awareness of the country's widening economic gap. (89 mins.)
Director: Jacob Kornbluth
 
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Global Metal (2008 Documentary)
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A continued examination of the heavy metal subculture focusing on the adaptation and performance of heavy metal in various global communities, and how the increased import of Western cultural forms has impacted new global markets. (93 mins.)
 
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Beautiful People (1974 Documentary)
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Hilarious documentary on the wildlife of the Namib Desert. (92 mins.)
Director: Jamie Uys
 
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India's Daughter (2015 Documentary)
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The life and death of Jyoti Singh, an Indian medical student whose violation and murder by gang rapists exposed the violent misogyny of Indian society. (63 mins.)
Director: Leslee Udwin
 
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Zeitgeist: Moving Forward (2011 Documentary)
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A feature length documentary work which presents a case for a needed transition out of the current socioeconomic... (161 mins.)
Director: Peter Joseph
 
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When We Were Kings (1996 Documentary)
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A documentary of the 1974 heavyweight championship bout in Zaire, "The Rumble in the Jungle," between champion George Foreman and underdog challenger Muhammad Ali. (88 mins.)
Director: Leon Gast
 
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Whitey: United States of America v. James J. Bulger (2014 Documentary)
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A look at James 'Whitey' Bulger, one of the most infamous criminals in American history. (107 mins.)
Director: Joe Berlinger
 
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The Road to Guantanamo (2006 Documentary)
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Part drama, part documentary, The Road to Guantnamo focuses on the Tipton Three, a trio of British Muslims who were held in Guantanamo Bay for two years until they were released without charge. (95 mins.)
 
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The God Who Wasn't There (2005 Documentary)
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Did Jesus exist? This film starts with that question, then goes on to examine Christianity as a whole. (62 mins.)
Director: Brian Flemming
 
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The Tillman Story (2010 Documentary)
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Pat Tillman never thought of himself as a hero. His choice to leave a multimillion-dollar football contract... (94 mins.)
Director: Amir Bar-Lev
 
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Waiting for 'Superman' (2010 Documentary)
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An examination of the current state of education in America today. (111 mins.)
 
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We Steal Secrets: The Story of WikiLeaks (2013 Documentary)
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A documentary that details the creation of Julian Assange's controversial website, which facilitated the largest security breach in U.S. history. (130 mins.)
Director: Alex Gibney
 
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The Armstrong Lie (2013 Documentary)
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A documentary chronicling sports legend Lance Armstrong's improbable rise and ultimate fall from grace. (124 mins.)
Director: Alex Gibney
 
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The Class of 92 (2013 Documentary)
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The Class of 92, a cinematic documentary detailing the rise to prominence and global sporting superstardom... (99 mins.)
 
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UnReal (2015 Documentary)
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Follows several individuals breaking out of their mundane lives and entering into the adventurous thrill-seeking world of mountain biking. (47 mins.)
 
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Metal: A Headbanger's Journey (2005 Documentary)
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An examination of the heavy metal music subculture that tries to explain why, despite the longevity and popularity of the genre, fans are marginalized and ridiculed for their passion. (96 mins.)
 
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Kumaré (2011 Documentary)
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A documentary about a man who impersonates a wise Indian Guru and builds a following in Arizona. At the height of his popularity, the Guru Kumar must reveal his true identity to his disciples and unveil his greatest teaching of all. (84 mins.)
Director: Vikram Gandhi
 
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Michael Jordan to the Max (2000 Documentary)
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(46 mins.)
 
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Manny (2014 Documentary)
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A man who overcame insurmountable odds to become one of the most loved and respected athletes of all time... (88 mins.)
 
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Red Obsession (2013 Documentary)
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The great chateaux of Bordeaux struggle to accommodate the voracious appetite for their rare, expensive wines, which have become a powerful status symbol in booming China. (75 mins.)
 
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Money as Debt (2006 Documentary)
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The monetary systems practiced through modern banking. (47 mins.)
Director: Paul Grignon
Stars: Bob Bossin
 
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Mr Calzaghe (2015 Documentary)
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The story of the rise to glory of boxer Joe Calzaghe. (90 mins.)
Director: Vaughan Sivell
 
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Snow Chick: A Penguin's Tale (2015 Documentary)
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A chronicle of the birth and development of one penguin chick, born late and smaller than any of its fellow toddlers. (58 mins.)
Director: John Downer