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1.
Web Junkie (2013 Documentary)
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The Chinese government is the first to classify internet addiction as a clinical disorder. 'Web Junkie'... (74 mins.)
Stars: Ran Tao
 
2.
DeLorean: Living the Dream (2015 Documentary)
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Chronicles the history of the iconic DeLorean automobile from the rise and fall of legendary automaker John Z. DeLorean, to to the international phenomenon of loyal owners and devoted fans who've kept the dream alive for over three decades.
 
3.
Google and the World Brain (2013 Documentary)
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The most ambitious project ever conceived on the Internet: Google's master plan to scan every book in the world and the people trying to stop them. Google say they are building a library for mankind, but they also have other intentions. (90 mins.)
Director: Ben Lewis
 
4.
Blood Brother (2013 Documentary)
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Documentarian visits best friend in India to see the mutual unconditional love that keeps his buddy bonded to a village hostel housing AIDS-afflicted children. (92 mins.)
Director: Steve Hoover
 
5.
A River Changes Course (2013 Documentary)
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"We've worked so hard on this land," says Sav Samourn. "And now they've come to destroy it all. Sooner... (83 mins.)
Director: Kalyanee Mam
 
6.
Dirty Wars (2013 Documentary)
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Investigative journalist Jeremy Scahill is pulled into an unexpected journey as he chases down the hidden truth behind America's expanding covert wars. (87 mins.)
Director: Rick Rowley
 
7.
Sound City (2013 Documentary)
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A documentary on the fabled recording studio that was located in Van Nuys, California. (107 mins.)
Director: David Grohl
 
8.
Salinger (2013 Documentary)
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An unprecedented look inside the private world of J.D. Salinger, the reclusive author of The Catcher in the Rye. (120 mins.)
Director: Shane Salerno
 
9.
Blackfish (2013 Documentary)
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A documentary following the controversial captivity of killer whales, and its dangers for both humans and whales. (83 mins.)
 
10.
Muscle Shoals (2013 Documentary)
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A documentary that celebrates Rick Hall, the founder of FAME Studios in Muscle Shoals, Alabama, and the signature sound he developed in songs such as "I'll Take You There", "Brown Sugar", and "When a Man Loves a Woman". (111 mins.)
 
11.
Island of Lemurs: Madagascar (2014 Documentary)
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A documentary that follows Dr. Patricia C. Wright's mission to help lemurs, the highly evolved creatures who arrived on Madagascar millions of years ago as castaways but are now highly endangered. (39 mins.)
Director: David Douglas
 
12.
Bears (2014 Documentary)
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A documentary that follows an Alaskan bear family as its young cubs are taught life's most important lessons. (78 mins.)
 
13.
The Smiley Face Killers (2014)
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What if you were making a documentary about a gang of serial killers and they found out? (83 mins.)
 
14.
Birth of the Living Dead (2013 Documentary)
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A documentary that shows how George A. Romero gathered an unlikely team of Pittsburghers to shoot his seminal film: Night of the Living Dead. (76 mins.)
Director: Rob Kuhns
 
15.
What the F@#- Is Cancer and Why Does Everybody Have It? (2014 Documentary)
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This is the film I wanted to see when I was diagnosed with cancer. -Allison W. Gryphon (107 mins.)
Director: A.W. Gryphon
 
16.
The Great Flood (2012 Documentary)
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The Mississippi River Flood of 1927 was the most destructive river flood in American history. In the spring of 1927... (80 mins.)
Director: Bill Morrison
 
17.
When Jews Were Funny (2013 Documentary)
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Surveys the history of Jewish comedy. (89 mins.)
Director: Alan Zweig
 
18.
Don't Give Up (2014 Documentary)
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Director: Jeff Helton
 
19.
The Rise and Rise of Bitcoin (2014 Documentary)
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A computer programmer becomes fascinated with the digital currency Bitcoin, and through his involvement in the Bitcoin community, we learn about the impending global impact of this amazing new technology. (96 mins.)
Director: Nicholas Mross
 
20.
All the Beautiful Things (2014)
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John betrayed his life-long best friend Barron, an act that almost put Barron in jail for life. Ten years later, John and Barron meet to talk and reach some type of resolution and forgiveness. (97 mins.)
 
21.
59 Middle Lane (2012 Documentary)
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A murderous love triangle leaves two adopted 10 year old twins without parents. 10 years after the incident, at the age of 20, the twins decides to reach out and reunite with their biological Ukranian family. (91 mins.)
Director: Greg Ammon
 
22.
Stateless (2014 Documentary)
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In the late 1980's, on the brink of the collapse of the Soviet Union, tens of thousands of Soviet Jews were finally allowed to leave the USSR... (86 mins.)
Director: Michael Drob
 
23.
An Honest Living (2014 Documentary)
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An Honest Living is an independent feature documentary that follows four Chicago based artists as they reveal how they dance the line between artistic passion and the need for commerce. (83 mins.)
Director: Jordan Freese
 
24.
No Place to Call Home (2014 Documentary)
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No Place To Call Home chronicles the lives of several people born and raised in Jesus People USA Evangelical Covenant Church... (96 mins.)
Director: Jaime Prater
 
25.
Dead Meat Walking: A Zombie Walk Documentary (2012 Documentary)
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A real-life zombie epidemic is spreading. Inspired by the increasing popularity of zombie movies and television shows... (70 mins.)
Director: Omar J. Pineda
 
26.
Charlie Victor Romeo (2013 Documentary)
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A documentary derived entirely from 'Black Box' transcripts of six real-life major airline emergencies. (80 mins.)
 
27.
12 O'Clock Boys (2013 Documentary)
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Pug, a young boy growing up on a combative West Baltimore block, finds solace in a group of illegal dirt bike riders known as The 12 O'Clock Boys. (76 mins.)
Director: Lotfy Nathan
Stars: Coco, Pug, Steven
 
28.
The Return to Homs (2013 Documentary)
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A look behind the barricades of the besieged city of Homs, where for nineteen-year-old Basset and his ragtag group of comrades, the audacious hope of revolution is crumbling like the buildings around them. (94 mins.)
Director: Talal Derki
 
29.
Men of the Cloth (2013 Documentary)
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An inspiring documentary portrait of three Italian master tailors who share their pride and devotion... (96 mins.)
 
30.
Heaven Adores You (2014 Documentary)
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Heaven Adores You is an intimate, meditative inquiry into the life and music of Elliott Smith. By threading... (104 mins.)
Director: Nickolas Rossi
 
31.
Impossible Light (2014 Documentary)
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'Impossible Light' follows Internationally renowned artist, Leo Villareal and his dedicated team as... (71 mins.)
Director: Jeremy Ambers
 
32.
Broadway Idiot (2013 Documentary)
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A behind-the-scenes look at Green Day's "American Idiot" album becoming a punk rock Broadway musical. (81 mins.)
Director: Doug Hamilton
 
33.
The American Nurse (2014 Documentary)
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THE AMERICAN NURSE is a heart-warming film that explores some of the biggest issues facing America - aging... (81 mins.)
Director: Carolyn Jones
 
34.
Club King (2015 Documentary)
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Club Kingpin Mario Diaz has been throwing the hottest, sexiest, funnest parties in the LGBT nightlife scene for over 20 years... (70 mins.)
Director: Jon Bush
 
35.
Tricky Bidness (2013 Documentary)
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Intelligent and engaging, the documentary 'Tricky Bidness' tells the story of how the politically progressive town of Arcata... (70 mins.)
 
36.
Cyber-Seniors (2014 Documentary)
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A film about senior citizens learning about computers from teenage mentors and the connections made both on and offline. (75 mins.)
 
37.
The Hornet's Nest (2014 Documentary)
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Armed only with their cameras, Peabody and Emmy Award-winning conflict Journalist Mike Boettcher, and his son, Carlos, provide unprecedented access into the longest war in U.S. history. (93 mins.)
 
38.
Who is Dayani Cristal? (2013 Documentary)
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An anonymous body in the Arizona desert sparks the beginning of a real-life human drama. The search for identity leads us back across a continent to seek out the people left behind and the meaning of a mysterious tattoo. (85 mins.)
Director: Marc Silver
 
39.
Bayou Maharajah (2013 Documentary)
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Bayou Maharajah explores the life and music of New Orleans piano legend James Booker, the man Dr. John described as "the best black... (90 mins.)
Director: Lily Keber
 
40.
The (Dead Mothers) Club (2014 Documentary)
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Three women bound by the shared experience of having lost their mothers during adolescence yet whose paths never cross. (75 mins.)
 
41.
Razing the Bar: A Documentary About the Funhouse (2014 Documentary)
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Razing the Bar documents the development and eventual demolition of a well-loved fringe punk rock Seattle venue through interviews of employees, friends, and a multitude of local musicians. (80 mins.)
Director: Ryan Worsley
 
42.
Tenacity and Gratitude: The Frank Cotolo Story (2014 Documentary)
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Frank Cotolo is a writer, legendary broadcaster and entertainer who worked with several comedians and other celebrities throughout his career... (231 mins.)
Director: Jeremy Long
 
43.
Desert Runners (2013 Documentary)
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A diverse cast of non-professional runners attempt to complete the most difficult ultramarathon race series on Earth... (99 mins.)