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1.
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
 
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Screaming Men (2003 Documentary)
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A documentary film about the Finnish screaming male choir. (76 mins.)
Director: Mika Ronkainen
 
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Armadillo (2010 Documentary)
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In February of 2009, a group of Danish soldiers accompanied by documentarian Janus Metz arrived at Armadillo... (105 mins.)
Director: Janus Metz
 
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The Doors: When You're Strange (2009 Documentary)
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A look at the late '60s and early '70s rock band The Doors, including rare exclusive footage. (86 mins.)
Director: Tom DiCillo
 
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Nazis: The Occult Conspiracy (1998 Documentary)
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How Adolf Hitler and the Nazi regime made use of ancient mysticism and occultism to win the war. The Nazi's also used occult mind control techniques to brainwash Germans to perceive themselves as the master-race. (104 mins.)
 
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Recycle (2004 Documentary)
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Miguel Diaz, a recovering substance abuser, creates a community garden. (6 mins.)
 
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We Feed the World (2005 Documentary)
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A look at how the world's food is produced and how mass production changes the environment and the lives of people. (96 mins.)
 
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The Rainbow Warriors of Waiheke Island (2009 Documentary)
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(89 mins.)
Director: Suzanne Raes
 
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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.)
 
10.
Fascinating Nature (1996)
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(90 mins.)
Director: Gogol Lobmayr
 
11.
Super Size Me (2004 Documentary)
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While examining the influence of the fast food industry, Morgan Spurlock personally explores the consequences on his health of a diet of solely McDonald's food for one month. (100 mins.)
Director: Morgan Spurlock
 
12.
Man on Wire (2008 Documentary)
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A look at tightrope walker Philippe Petit's daring, but illegal, high-wire routine performed between New York City's World Trade Center's twin towers in 1974, what some consider, "the artistic crime of the century". (94 mins.)
Director: James Marsh
 
13.
GasLand (2010 Documentary)
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An exploration of the fracking petroleum extraction industry and the serious environmental consequences involved. (107 mins.)
Director: Josh Fox
 
14.
Around the World in 80 Days (1989 Mini-Series)
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Michael Palin attempts to copy the exploits of fictional character Phileas Fogg, by trying to travel around the world (without flying) in 80 days. (49 mins.)
 
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Days That Shook the World (2003 TV Series)
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The story of the crash of the great airship Hindenburg and the events leading up to the Challenger space shuttle disaster including the efforts of several engineers to prevent the launch of this flight.
 
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Days That Shook the World (2003 TV Series)
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The era Communism is bookended by the Russian revolution and the murder of the Romanov family in the early days and the Fall of the Berlin Wall in the last days.
 
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Days That Shook the World (2003 TV Series)
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The Cost of Betrayal examines two cases of Espionage in the Cold War era of the 1950's. The first half...
 
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Days That Shook the World (2003 TV Series)
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WWI broke out as the result of the Assassination of the heir to the Austro-Hungarian Empire carried out by Serbian nationalists. The first half hour of this documentary tells the unbelievably unlikely story of what happened that day.
 
21.
David Wants to Fly (2010 Documentary)
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David Sieveking walks on David Lynchs path into the world of transcendental meditation (TM). He comes across the founder of this worldwide movement, Maharishi Mahesh Yogi, to whom the Beatles already pilgrimed. (96 mins.)
Director: David Sieveking
 
22.
The Yes Men Fix the World (2009 Documentary)
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Troublemaking duo Andy Bichlbaum and Mike Bonanno, posing as their industrious alter-egos, expose the people profiting from Hurricane Katrina, the faces behind the environmental disaster in Bhopal, and other shocking events. (87 mins.)
 
23.
The Gospel of Judas (2006 Documentary)
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One of the most significant discoveries of the twentieth century is revealed in this film. (120 mins.)
Director: James Barrat
 
24.
Melancholian 3 huonetta (2004 Documentary)
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A searing examination of the unrelenting Chechen conflict, observed through the prisms of a Russian military boys academy, a war-torn town and a children's refugee camp. (106 mins.)
Director: Pirjo Honkasalo
 
25.
The Corporation (2003 Documentary)
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Documentary that looks at the concept of the corporation throughout recent history up to its present-day dominance. (145 mins.)
 
26.
Odessa... Odessa! (2005 Documentary)
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A voyage from the Ukraine to New York to Israel, portraying the wanderings, hopes and illusions of the vanishing Odessa Jewish community. (96 mins.)
Director: Michale Boganim
 
27.
Up the Yangtze (2007 Documentary)
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At the edge of the Yangtze River, not far from the Three Gorges Dam, young men and women take up employment on a cruise ship, where they confront rising waters and a radically changing China. (93 mins.)
Director: Yung Chang
 
28.
Manufactured Landscapes (2006 Documentary)
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Photographer Edward Burtynsky travels the world observing changes in landscapes due to industrial work and manufacturing. (86 mins.)
 
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China Blue (2005 Documentary)
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China Blue takes us inside a blue-jeans factory, where Jasmine and her friends are trying to survive a harsh working environment... (86 mins.)
Director: Micha X. Peled
 
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Stranded: I've Come from a Plane That Crashed on the Mountains (2007 Documentary)
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For the first time ever, survivors of the famous 1972 Andes plane crash tell in their own words their harrowing story of survival. (130 mins.)
Director: Gonzalo Arijon
 
31.
Checkpoint (2003 Documentary)
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Documentary filmmaker Yoav Shamir's depiction of the checkpoints that the Israel Defense Forces man in the Palestinian Authority. (80 mins.)
Director: Yoav Shamir
 
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Encounters at the End of the World (2007 Documentary)
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Film-maker Werner Herzog travels to the McMurdo Station in Antarctica, looking to capture the continent's beauty and investigate the characters living there. (99 mins.)
Director: Werner Herzog
 
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Murderball (2005 Documentary)
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Paraplegics, who play full-contact rugby in wheelchairs, overcome unimaginable obstacles to compete in the Paralympic Games in Athens, Greece. (88 mins.)
 
34.
Workingman's Death (2005 Documentary)
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A documentary on the extremes to which workers will go to earn a living. (122 mins.)
 
35.
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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Capturing Reality (2008 Documentary)
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From cinema-verite; pioneers Albert Maysles and Joan Churchill to maverick movie makers like Errol Morris... (90 mins.)
Director: Pepita Ferrari
 
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The Shutka Book of Records (2005 Documentary)
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A documentary about bizarre residents of Shutka, a Macedonian village built on the former city dump area. (78 mins.)
 
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Google Baby (2009 Documentary)
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A journey across three continents telling the story of the up and coming baby production industry in the age of globalization. (77 mins.)
 
39.
U2: A Rock Crusade (2009)
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A Rock Crusade is the story of U2's efforts to use their influence to affect change for the people who need it most - the poor and disadvantaged... (47 mins.)
 
40.
Space Tourists (2009 Documentary)
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Space Tourists succeeds in surprising its audience with images and situations that have very little... (98 mins.)
Director: Christian Frei
 
41.
102 Minutes That Changed America (2008 Documentary)
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The morning of September 11, 2001 is shown through multiple video cameras in New York City, from the moment the first WTC tower is hit until after both towers collapse. (102 mins.)
 
42.
L'odyssée de l'espèce (2003 Documentary)
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8 million years of the human species (270 mins.)
 
43.
Videocracy (2009 Documentary)
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A look at segments of the Italian population who are consumed with celebrity worship. (85 mins.)
Director: Erik Gandini
 
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Rubljovka - Straße zur Glückseligkeit (2007 Documentary)
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(94 mins.)
Director: Irene Langemann
 
45.
Da Vinci Code Decoded (2004 Documentary)
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This documentary exploration of Dan Brown's novel The Da Vinci Code, answers questions: What exactly... (152 mins.)
Director: Richard Metzger
 
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Free to Choose (1980 TV Series)
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This was originally a book, made into a ten part television series broadcast on PBS by economists Milton...
 
47.
Génesis, en la mente del asesino (2006 TV Series)
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(50 mins.)
 
48.
The Universe (2007 TV Series)
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This educational show explores many scientific questions and topics about the universe (Big Bang, the Sun, the planets, black holes, other galaxies, astrobiology etc.) through latest CGI, data and interviews with scientists. (45 mins.)
 
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Winged Migration (2001 Documentary)
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Documentary on the migratory patterns of birds, shot over the course of three years on all seven continents. (98 mins.)
 
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Microcosmos (1996 Documentary)
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A documentary on insect life in meadows and ponds. (80 mins.)
 
51.
The Color of War (2001 TV Series)
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A series featuring actual color footage of World War II. (780 mins.)
 
52.
Walking with Prehistoric Beasts (2001 Mini-Series)
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Using the latest digital technology, the era between the dinosaurs and man is superbly recreated by the BBC and Discovery Channel in another winning production from the coalition. (180 mins.)
 
53.
Blind Spot. Hitler's Secretary (2002 Documentary)
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Documentary featuring interview footage with Traudl Junge, one of Hitler's personal secretaries during WWII. (90 mins.)
 
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Rhythm Is It! (2004 Documentary)
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RHYTHM IS IT! records the first big educational project of the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra under Sir Simon Rattle... (100 mins.)