BFI Screen Guides' 100 Documentary films

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1.
À Propos de Nice (1930 Documentary)
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What starts off as a conventional travelogue turns into a satirical portrait of the town of Nice on the French Cote d'Azur, especially its wealthy inhabitants. (25 mins.)
Director: Jean Vigo
 
2.
The Act of Seeing with One's Own Eyes (1971 Documentary)
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At a morgue, forensic pathologists conduct autopsies of the corpses assigned. (32 mins.)
Director: Brakhage
 
3.
The Atomic Cafe (1982 Documentary)
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Disturbing collection of 1940s and 1950s United States government issued propaganda films designed to reassure Americans that the atomic bomb was not a threat to their safety. (86 mins.)
 
4.
The Battle of Chile: Part I (1975 Documentary)
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The chronicle of the political tension in Chile in 1973 and of the violent counter revolution against the democratically elected government of Salvador Allende. (97 mins.)
 
5.
The Battle of Chile: Part II (1976 Documentary)
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Taking place during the Chilean Coup d'état in 1973, this film opens with the attempted military coup of June 1973... (88 mins.)
 
6.
The Battle of Chile: Part III (1979 Documentary)
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Completed two years after _Batalla de Chile: La insurrección de la burguesía, La (1975)_ and _Batalla de Chile: El golpe de estado... (80 mins.)
 
7.
Berlin: Symphony of a Great City (1927 Documentary)
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This movie shows us one day in Berlin, the rhythm of that time, starting at the earliest morning and ends in the deepest night. (65 mins.)
 
8.
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
 
9.
A British Picture (1989 TV Movie)
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(50 mins.)
Director: Ken Russell
 
10.
See You at Mao (1970 Documentary)
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Filmed in the UK in 1969, this documentary by Godard and the Dziga Vertov Group represents an analysis... (52 mins.)
 
11.
Bus 174 (2002 Documentary)
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Documentary depicts what happened in Rio de Janeiro on June 12th 2000, when bus 174 was taken by an armed young man... (150 mins.)
 
12.
Cane Toads: An Unnatural History (1988 Documentary)
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A documentary detailing the spread of Hawaiian sugar-cane toads through Australia in a botched effort to introduce them as counter pests. (47 mins.)
Director: Mark Lewis
 
13.
The Sorrow and the Pity (1969 Documentary)
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From 1940 to 1944, France's Vichy government collaborated with Nazi Germany. Marcel Ophüls mixes archival... (251 mins.)
Director: Marcel Ophüls
 
14.
Chronicle of a Summer (1961 Documentary)
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Real-life individuals discuss topics on society, happiness in the working class among others and with... (85 mins.)
 
15.
Close-Up (1990)
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Pretending to be Mohsen Makhmalbaf making his next movie, Hossain Sabzian enters the home of a well-to-do family in Tehran... (98 mins.)
 
16.
Coal Face (1935 Documentary)
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Documentary showing the dangerous working conditions in a Welsh coal mining community. (11 mins.)
 
17.
Crisis: Behind a Presidential Commitment (1963 Documentary)
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Governor George Wallace will not let two black students into an Alabama school, against the wishes of President Kennedy. Loud shouts come from both sides of the issue as JFK stands by his decisions. (52 mins.)
 
18.
Daughter Rite (1980 Documentary)
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(49 mins.)
Director: Michelle Citron
 
19.
David Holzman's Diary (1967)
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Young filmmaker decides to make a movie of his life. (74 mins.)
Director: Jim McBride
 
20.
Dead Birds (1963 Documentary)
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(85 mins.)
Director: Robert Gardner
 
21.
A Diary for Timothy (1945 Documentary)
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This brief documentary-style film presents the status of Great Britain near the end of the Second World... (40 mins.)
 
22.
Dont Look Back (1967 Documentary)
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Documentary covering Bob Dylan's 1965 tour of England, which includes appearances by Joan Baez and Donovan. (96 mins.)
Director: D.A. Pennebaker
 
23.
The Emperor's Naked Army Marches On (1987 Documentary)
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A documentary following Kenzo Okuzaki, a 62-year-old WW2 veteran notorious for his protests against Emperor Hirohito, as he tries to expose the needless executions of two Japanese soldiers during the war. (122 mins.)
Director: Kazuo Hara
 
24.
To Be and to Have (2002 Documentary)
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A documentary portrait of a one-room school in rural France, where the students (ranging in age from 4 to 11) are educated by a single dedicated teacher. (104 mins.)
 
25.
The Fall of the Romanov Dynasty (1927 Documentary)
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In May 1913 the Romanov Dynasty celebrates its 300th anniversary at the Russian throne. The last emperor in the long line is czar Nicholas II... (90 mins.)
Director: Esfir Shub
 
26.
Farrebique (1946 Documentary)
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(90 mins.)
 
27.
For Liberty (1979 Documentary)
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A documentary on last days of Shah's regime, the event ensued after the arson of cinema Rex in Abadan, which lead to final victory of 1979 revolution. (111 mins.)
Director: Hossein Torabi
 
28.
Fast, Cheap & Out of Control (1997 Documentary)
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What do an elderly topiary gardener, a retired lion tamer, a man fascinated by mole rats, and a cutting-edge robotics designer have in common... (80 mins.)
Director: Errol Morris
 
29.
Forgotten Silver (1995 TV Movie)
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The film deals with the career of a supposedly forgotten pioneer of international cinema, Colin McKenzie, who was allegedly born in rural New Zealand in 1888. (53 mins.)
 
30.
The Gleaners & I (2000 Documentary)
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An intimate, picaresque inquiry into French life as lived by the country's poor and its provident, as well as by the film's own director... (82 mins.)
Director: Agnès Varda
 
31.
Grey Gardens (1975 Documentary)
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An old mother and her middle-aged daughter, the aunt and cousin of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, live their eccentric lives in a filthy, decaying mansion in East Hampton. (94 mins.)
 
32.
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
 
33.
Handsworth Songs (1987 Documentary)
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(61 mins.)
Director: John Akomfrah
 
34.
Happy Mother's Day (1963 Documentary)
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In 1963, the first US quintuplets to survive were born in Aberdeen, South Dakota. We meet the Fischers... (26 mins.)
 
35.
Harlan County U.S.A. (1976 Documentary)
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A filmed account of a bitterly violent miner strike. (103 mins.)
Director: Barbara Kopple
 
36.
CBS Reports (1959 TV Series)
Episode: Harvest of Shame (1960)
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In this CBS News production broadcast on Thanksgiving 1960, Edward R. Murrow points out the plight of migrant farm workers in America... (60 mins.)
 
37.
Heidi Fleiss: Hollywood Madam (1995 Documentary)
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A documentary crew from the BBC arrives in L.A. intent on interviewing Heidi Fleiss, a year after her... (106 mins.)
Director: Nick Broomfield
 
38.
Hoop Dreams (1994 Documentary)
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A film following the lives of two inner-city Chicago boys who struggle to become college basketball players on the road to going professional. (170 mins.)
Director: Steve James
 
39.
The Hour of the Furnaces (1968 Documentary)
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Divided into three segments, namely 1 Neocolonialism, 2 Act for liberation, 3 Violence and liberation... (260 mins.)
 
40.
Housing Problems (1935 Documentary)
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Slum conditions, slum clearance, bright new public housing. (16 mins.)
 
41.
Land Without Bread (1933 Documentary)
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A surrealistic documentary portrait of the region of Las Hurdes, a remote region of Spain where civilisation has barely developed, showing how the local peasants try to survive without even the most basic utilities and skills. (30 mins.)
Director: Luis Buñuel
 
42.
I for India (2005 Documentary)
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The myth of return. In 1966, Yash and Sheel Suri leave India for a temporary stay in England while he burnishes his resume as a doctor... (70 mins.)
Director: Sandhya Suri
 
43.
In the Year of the Pig (1968 Documentary)
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Produced at the height of the Vietnam War, Emile de Antonio's Oscar-nominated 1968 documentary chronicles the war's historical roots... (103 mins.)
 
44.
Jazz (2001 Mini-Series)
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A survey of the musical form's history and major talents. (114 mins.)
 
45.
Kon-Tiki (1950 Documentary)
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A documentary about the Kon-Tiki expedition of the Norwegian explorer Thor Heyerdahl. (77 mins.)
Director: Thor Heyerdahl
 
46.
Koyaanisqatsi (1982 Documentary)
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A collection of expertly photographed phenomena with no conventional plot. The footage focuses on nature, humanity and the relationship between them. (86 mins.)
Director: Godfrey Reggio
 
47.
Lessons of Darkness (1992 Documentary)
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This film shows the disaster of the Kuwaitian oil fields in flames, with few interviews and no explanatory narration. Hell itself is presented in such beautiful sights and music that one has to be fascinated by it. (54 mins.)
Director: Werner Herzog
 
48.
Let There Be Light (1946 Documentary)
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The final entry in a trilogy of films produced for the U.S. government by John Huston. This documentary film follows 75 U.S... (58 mins.)
Director: John Huston
 
49.
The Life and Times of Rosie the Riveter (1980 Documentary)
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Documentary about women working in factories during WWII and resultant loss of jobs after the war. Five women tell their stories. Fascinating clips of racist, sexist propaganda of the era. (65 mins.)
Director: Connie Field
 
50.
Lonely Boy (1962 Documentary)
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A documentary chronicling the career of teen singing star Paul Anka (the title is taken from one of his hit songs). (27 mins.)
 
51.
Lost, Lost, Lost (1976 Documentary)
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(180 mins.)
Director: Jonas Mekas
 
52.
Employees Leaving the Lumière Factory (1895 Documentary)
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A man opens the big gates to the Lumière factory. Through the gateway and a smaller doorway beside it... (1 mins.)
Director: Louis Lumière
 
53.
Trick Riding (1895 Documentary)
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In the background is a house. In the foreground, a groom holds the reins of a sleek black horse that stands in profile... (1 mins.)
Director: Louis Lumière
 
54.
Fishing for Goldfish (1895 Documentary)
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A man holds a child of about 10 or 11 months so the child can stand on a table and look down into a large clear goldfish bowl... (1 mins.)
Director: Louis Lumière
 
55.
The Photographical Congress Arrives in Lyon (1895 Documentary)
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Members of the French Photographic Society arrive from a riverboat to their congress venue in Neuville-sur-Saône on a summer day... (1 mins.)
Director: Louis Lumière
 
56.
Blacksmith Scene (1895 Documentary)
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Two blacksmiths are at work, facing the camera, a wall, window, and stacked boxes behind them. Both are mustachioed with dark hair... (1 mins.)
Director: Louis Lumière
 
57.
Tables Turned on the Gardener (1895 Short Film)
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A gardener is watering his flowers, when a mischievous boy sneaks up behind his back, and puts a foot on the water hose... (1 mins.)
Director: Louis Lumière
 
58.
Baby's Dinner (1895 Documentary)
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A baby is seated at a table between its cheerful parents, Auguste and Marguerite Lumière. While the father is feeding the baby with a spoon... (1 mins.)
Director: Louis Lumière
 
59.
Jumping the Blanket (1895 Documentary)
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Outdoors, with a nondescript building in the background, four men stand, each holding the corner of a blanket stretched parallel to the ground... (1 mins.)
Director: Louis Lumière
 
60.
Cordeliers' Square in Lyon (1895 Documentary)
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A stationary camera looks across the boulevard at a diagonal toward one corner of Lyon's Cordeliers' Square... (1 mins.)
Director: Louis Lumière
 
61.
The Sea (1895 Documentary)
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Several little boys run along a pier, then jump into the ocean. (1 mins.)
Director: Louis Lumière
 
62.
The Mad Masters (1955 Documentary)
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(36 mins.)
Director: Jean Rouch
Stars: Jean Rouch
 
63.
Manhatta (1921 Documentary)
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Morning reveals New York harbor, the wharves, the Brooklyn Bridge. A ferry boat docks, disgorging its huddled mass... (11 mins.)
 
64.
Man with a Movie Camera (1929 Documentary)
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A man travels around a city with a camera slung over his shoulder, documenting urban life with dazzling invention. (68 mins.)
Director: Dziga Vertov
 
65.
Man of Aran (1934 Documentary)
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In this blend of documentary and fictional narrative from pioneering filmmaker Robert Flaherty, the everyday trials of life on Ireland's unforgiving Aran Islands are captured with attention to naturalistic beauty and historical detail. (76 mins.)
 
66.
March of the Penguins (2005 Documentary)
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In the Antarctic, every March since the beginning of time, the quest begins to find the perfect mate and start a family. (80 mins.)
Director: Luc Jacquet
 
67.
A Married Couple (1969 Documentary)
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An "actuality drama" about a real-life marriage in crisis, in which the couple attempts to identify and resolve the conflicts and resentments that have driven them to the brink of separation. (97 mins.)
Director: Allan King
 
68.
Minamata (1971 Documentary)
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In the small town of Minamata in, the fertilizer company Chisso built a factory to take advantage of... (105 mins.)
 
69.
My Winnipeg (2007 Documentary)
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Fact, fantasy and memory are woven seamlessly together in this portrait of film-maker Guy Maddin's home town of Winnipeg, Manitoba. (80 mins.)
Director: Guy Maddin
 
70.
Nanook of the North (1922 Documentary)
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In this silent predecessor to the modern documentary, film-maker Robert J. Flaherty spends one year following the lives of Nanook and his family, Inuits living in the Arctic Circle. (78 mins.)
 
71.
Native Land (1942)
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Paul Robeson narrates a mix of dramatizations and archival footage about the bill of rights being under... (80 mins.)
 
72.
Necrology (1971 Short Film)
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People ascending into darkness. (12 mins.)
Director: Standish Lawder
 
73.
New Earth (1933 Documentary)
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The film is a documentary portraying a struggle as man tries to subdue nature. To prevent flooding and for purposes of land reclamation... (36 mins.)
Director: Joris Ivens
 
74.
News from Home (1977 Documentary)
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Chantal Akerman, the Belgian filmmaker, lives in New York. Filmed images of the City are accompanied... (85 mins.)
Director: Chantal Akerman
 
75.
North Sea (1938 Documentary)
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A dramatic reconstruction of the fishing trawler 'John Gillman' in trouble in a storm. (32 mins.)
Director: Harry Watt
 
76.
Night and Fog (1955 Documentary)
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The history of Nazi Germany's death camps of the Final Solution and the hellish world of dehumanization and death contained inside. (32 mins.)
Director: Alain Resnais
 
77.
Not a Love Story: A Film About Pornography (1981 Documentary)
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Documentary about the pornography industry and the apparent violent anti-woman slant much of it takes. (69 mins.)
 
78.
One Man's War (1982 Documentary)
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(105 mins.)
 
79.
Paris Is Burning (1990 Documentary)
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A chronicle of New York's drag scene in the 1980s, focusing on balls, voguing and the ambitions and dreams of those who gave the era its warmth and vitality. (71 mins.)
 
80.
People on Sunday (1930)
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Edwin, a taxi driver, lives with Annie, a neurasthenic model. They plan to spend Sunday at the Nikolassee beach with Wolfgang... (74 mins.)
 
81.
The Plow That Broke the Plains (1936 Documentary)
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This documentary is about what happened to the Great Plains of the United States and Canada when uncontrolled farming destroyed the soil and led to the Dust Bowl. (25 mins.)
Director: Pare Lorentz
 
82.
Portrait of Jason (1967 Documentary)
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The highlights of a 12-hour interview with Aaron Payne, alias Jason Holliday, a former houseboy, would-be cabaret performer... (105 mins.)
Director: Shirley Clarke
 
83.
Primary (1960 Documentary)
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Cinema verite feature that follows presidential hopefuls John F. Kennedy and Hubert Humphrey during the 1960 Wisconsin primary (60 mins.)
Director: Robert Drew
 
84.
Primate (1974 Documentary)
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This film casts a forensic observational eye over researchers working with primates. After a time watching it is possible to wonder which ones of these two sets of primates is the more strange. (105 mins.)
 
85.
Les raquetteurs (1958 Documentary)
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Footage of a snowshoe festival in Sherbrooke, Quebec. Depictions of culture in the early years including snowshoe races, and musical attractions. (15 mins.)
 
86.
Roger & Me (1989 Documentary)
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Director Michael Moore pursues GM CEO Roger Smith to confront him about the harm he did to Flint, Michigan with his massive downsizing. (91 mins.)
Director: Michael Moore
 
87.
Salesman (1968 Documentary)
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Four relentless door-to-door salesmen deal with constant rejection, homesickness and inevitable burnout as they go across the country selling very expensive bibles to low-income Catholic families. (85 mins.)
 
88.
Le sang des bêtes (1949 Documentary)
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An early example of ultra-realism, this movie contrasts the quiet, bucolic life in the outskirts of Paris with the harsh... (20 mins.)
Director: Georges Franju
 
89.
Sans Soleil (1983 Documentary)
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"He wrote me...." A woman narrates the thoughts of a world traveler, meditations on time and memory... (100 mins.)
Director: Chris. Marker
 
90.
79 primaveras (1969 Documentary)
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(25 mins.)
 
91.
Shipyard (1935 Documentary)
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The building and launch of an ocean liner. (24 mins.)
Director: Paul Rotha
 
92.
Shoah (1985 Documentary)
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Claude Lanzmann's epic documentary recounts the story of the Holocaust through interviews with witnesses - perpetrators as well as survivors. (566 mins.)
Director: Claude Lanzmann
 
93.
Quince Tree of the Sun (1992 Documentary)
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The artist, Antonio Lopez, tries to paint the quince tree he planted some time back in his garden. Throughout his life... (133 mins.)
Director: Victor Erice
 
94.
The Spanish Earth (1937 Documentary)
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A documentary showing the struggle of the Spanish Republican government against a rebellion by ultra-right-wing forces led by Gen. Francisco Franco and backed by Nazi Germany and Fascist Italy. (52 mins.)
Director: Joris Ivens
 
95.
Surname Viet Given Name Nam (1989 Documentary)
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(108 mins.)
 
96.
Talking Heads (1980 Documentary)
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People of different age, profession and social status answer two simple questions: who they are and what they want from life. (16 mins.)
 
97.
The Thin Blue Line (1988 Documentary)
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A film that successfully argued that a man was wrongly convicted for murder by a corrupt justice system in Dallas County, Texas. (103 mins.)
Director: Errol Morris
 
98.
This Is Spinal Tap (1984)
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Spinal Tap, one of England's loudest bands, is chronicled by film director Marty DeBergi on what proves to be a fateful tour. (82 mins.)
Director: Rob Reiner
 
99.
Time Indefinite (1993)
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Forty year old documentary filmmaker Ross McElwee has a penchant for filming everything around him... (114 mins.)
Director: Ross McElwee
 
100.
Titicut Follies (1967 Documentary)
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Documentary filmmaker Frederick Wiseman takes us inside the Massachusetts Correctional Institution Bridgewater where people stay trapped in their madness. (84 mins.)