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1.
Children Underground (2001 Documentary)
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A profile of homeless Romanian children who were born victims of the nation's reckless population growth policy during its communist era. (104 mins.)
Director: Edet Belzberg
 
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Girlhood (2003 Documentary)
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Documentary chronicling America's justice system. Follows two female inmates - victims of horrific violence and tragedy - who are serving time in a Maryland juvenile detention center. (82 mins.)
Director: Liz Garbus
 
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The Devil's Miner (2005 Documentary)
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'The Devil's Miner' tells the story of 14-year-old Basilio who worships the devil for protection while working in a Bolivian silver mine to support his family. (82 mins.)
 
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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.)
 
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Witch Hunt (2008 Documentary)
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The story of several families who have their lives destroyed when their hometown is whipped into a frenzy by allegations of child molestation. (91 mins.)
 
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Twist of Faith (2004 Documentary)
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A man confronts the trauma of past sexual abuse as a boy by a Catholic priest only to find his decision shatters his relationships with his family, community and faith. (87 mins.)
Director: Kirby Dick
 
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Born Into Brothels: Calcutta's Red Light Kids (2004 Documentary)
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Two documentary filmmakers chronicle their time in Sonagchi, Calcutta and the relationships they developed with children of prostitutes who work the city's notorious red light district. (85 mins.)
 
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Pumping Iron (1977 Documentary)
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From Gold's Gym in Venice Beach California to the showdown in Pretoria, amateur and professional bodybuilders prepare for the 1975 Mr... (85 mins.)
 
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Kurt & Courtney (1998 Documentary)
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A documentary on the life of Kurt Cobain and his relationship with Courtney Love. (95 mins.)
Director: Nick Broomfield
 
10.
Black Tar Heroin: The Dark End of the Street (2000 Documentary)
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This documentary follows the lives of a number of heroin addicts in the U.S.A. It shows their heroin life stories. (75 mins.)
Director: Steven Okazaki
 
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Sicko (2007 Documentary)
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A documentary comparing the highly profitable American health care industry to other nations, and HMO horror stories including shotgun deaths. (123 mins.)
Director: Michael Moore
 
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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
 
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The Road to Guantanamo (2006 Documentary)
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Part drama, part documentary, The Road to Guantánamo 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.)
 
14.
Anvil: The Story of Anvil (2008 Documentary)
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Since 1978, Anvil has become one of heavy metal's most influential yet commercially unsuccessful acts. In 2006, after a fledging European tour Anvil sets out to record their thirteenth album and continue to follow their dreams. (80 mins.)
Director: Sacha Gervasi
 
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Into the Abyss (2011 Documentary)
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Conversations with death row inmate Michael Perry and those affected by his crime serve as an examination of why people - and the state - kill. (107 mins.)
Director: Werner Herzog
 
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Aileen Wuornos: The Selling of a Serial Killer (1992 Documentary)
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1992, Florida, USA. Aileen Wuornos is claimed to be the world's first female serial killer. (87 mins.)
Director: Nick Broomfield
 
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Just, Melvin: Just Evil (2000 Documentary)
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An in-depth look at the director James Ronald Whitney's family history of incest spanning at least three generations and the devastating consequences that include drug abuse and alcoholism. (96 mins.)
 
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Modify (2005 Documentary)
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Stories of people who regard augmenting their bodies as a way of life, whether for artistic reasons or out of pure vanity. (85 mins.)
 
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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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Fahrenheit 9/11 (2004 Documentary)
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Michael Moore's view on what happened to the United States after September 11; and how the Bush Administration allegedly used the tragic event to push forward its agenda for unjust wars in Afghanistan and Iraq. (122 mins.)
Director: Michael Moore
 
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Bodyshock (2003 TV Series)
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The twisted love story behind a shocking crime.
 
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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.)
 
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Never Sleep Again: The Elm Street Legacy (2010 Documentary)
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Explore the origins of "dream demon" Freddy Krueger in this award-winning documentary that takes you behind the scenes of the most frightening and imaginative horror franchise in motion picture history! (240 mins.)
 
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Aileen: Life and Death of a Serial Killer (2003 Documentary)
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Nick Broomfield's second documentary on Aileen Carol Wuornos, a highway prostitute who was executed in 2002 for killing six men in the state of Florida. This second installment includes the filmmaker's testimony at Wournous's trial. (93 mins.)
 
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Hit So Hard (2011 Documentary)
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A documentary that follows Hole drummer Patty Schemel as she struggles with fame and addiction. (103 mins.)
 
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Project Nim (2011 Documentary)
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Tells the story of a chimpanzee taken from its mother at birth and raised like a human child by a family in a brownstone on the upper West Side in the 1970s. (93 mins.)
Director: James Marsh
 
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Catfish (2010 Documentary)
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Young filmmakers document their colleague's budding online friendship with a young woman and her family which leads to an unexpected series of discoveries. (87 mins.)
 
28.
Charles Manson Superstar (1989 Documentary)
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For forty years, Charles Manson has survived most of his life in what he calls 'the hallways of the all ways,' the reform schools... (100 mins.)
Director: Nikolas Schreck
 
29.
Only Human (2005 TV Series)
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A documentary about the residents of the village of Botton in Yorkshire. (48 mins.)
 
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Albert Fish: In Sin He Found Salvation (2007 Documentary)
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Albert Fish, the horrific true story of elderly cannibal, sadomasochist, and serial killer, who lured... (86 mins.)
Director: John Borowski
 
31.
Ghosts of Abu Ghraib (2007 Documentary)
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An examination of the prisoner abuse scandal involving U.S. soldiers and detainees at Iraq's Abu Ghraib prison in the fall of 2003. (78 mins.)
Director: Rory Kennedy
 
32.
The Brandon Teena Story (1998 Documentary)
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Documentary about a multiple murder in rural Nebraska in 1993. (89 mins.)
 
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Streetwise (1984 Documentary)
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Gritty documentary looks at the life and lives of teenagers living on the streets of Seattle. (91 mins.)
Director: Martin Bell
 
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Paradise Lost: The Child Murders at Robin Hood Hills (1996 Documentary)
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A horrific triple child murder leads to an indictment and trial of three nonconformist boys based on questionable evidence. (150 mins.)
 
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Sick: The Life & Death of Bob Flanagan, Supermasochist (1997 Documentary)
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Documentary about writer and performance artist Bob Flanagan who died at 43 of cystic fibrosis. His... (90 mins.)
Director: Kirby Dick
 
36.
Good Hair (2009 Documentary)
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Chris Rock explores the wonders of African-American hairstyles. (96 mins.)
Director: Jeff Stilson
 
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Confessions of a Superhero (2007 Documentary)
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Chronicles the lives of four mortal men and women who work as characters on the sidewalks of Hollywood Boulevard. (92 mins.)
Director: Matt Ogens
 
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Paradise Lost 2: Revelations (2000 Documentary)
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The case of the West Memphis Three, its questionable circumstances and the parties involved are followed up years later. (130 mins.)
 
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Paradise Lost 3: Purgatory (2011 Documentary)
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A further followup of the case of the West Memphis Three and the decades long fight to exonerate them that finally gained traction with new DNA evidence. (121 mins.)
 
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Ross Kemp: Extreme World (2011 TV Series)
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The investigative documentary sees Ross Kemp travel to extreme parts of the world to explore how conflicts and hardship have afflicted the locals.
Stars: Ross Kemp
 
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Ross Kemp: Battle for the Amazon (2010 TV Series)
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Stars: Ross Kemp
 
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Ross Kemp on Gangs (2006 TV Series)
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A look at the street gangs of El Salvador. The Documentary Film follows Ross as he meets gang members, accompanies the police on raids and experiences the everyday tragedies of gang-life.
Stars: Ross Kemp
 
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Louis Theroux: Extreme Love - Dementia (2012 Documentary)
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Louis travels to Phoenix, Arizona - the capital of dementia care. (59 mins.)
Director: Dan Child
 
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Louis Theroux: Extreme Love - Autism (2012 Documentary)
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Louis travels to DLC Warren in New Jersey, an innovative autism school. (58 mins.)
Director: Jamie Pickup
 
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Louis Theroux: America's Most Dangerous Pets (2011 Documentary)
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In America's heartlands, Louis looks at private collections of tigers and chimpanzees. (59 mins.)
Director: Jamie Pickup
 
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Louis Theroux: Miami Megajail (2011 Mini-Series)
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Louis spends time in one of Miami County Jail's most notorious sections (120 mins.)
 
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America's Most Hated Family in Crisis (2011 Documentary)
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Louis returns to the Phelps family to find that several members have left the cult, and that they are being sued. (60 mins.)
Director: Emma Cooper
 
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Louis Theroux: The Ultra Zionists (2011 Documentary)
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Louis Theroux visits a small group of ultra-nationalist Jewish settlers. (60 mins.)
 
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Louis Theroux: America's Medicated Kids (2010 Documentary)
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Louis meets parents who have turned to medication to keep their children under control. (58 mins.)
Director: Danny Horan
 
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Louis Theroux: The City Addicted to Crystal Meth (2009 Documentary)
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British documentarian Louis Theroux examines the toll meth has taken on several addicts in Fresno, California. (60 mins.)
 
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Louis Theroux: A Place for Paedophiles (2009 Documentary)
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Louis visits Coalinga Mental Hospital in California, home to over 500 convicted paedophiles, and spends some time with those undergoing treatment. (45 mins.)
Director: Emma Cooper
 
53.
Louis Theroux's African Hunting Holiday (2008 Documentary)
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Louis goes to South Africa where American tourists pay to hunt wild animals in privately owned reserves. (58 mins.)
Director: Paddy Wivell
 
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Louis Theroux: Behind Bars (2008 Documentary)
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For two weeks, Theroux visits the San Quentin State Prison. (60 mins.)
Director: Stuart Cabb
 
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Louis Theroux: Under the Knife (2007 Documentary)
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Louis Theroux gets under the skin of the plastic surgery patients of Beverly Hills. (60 mins.)
 
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The Most Hated Family in America (2007 Documentary)
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Louis meets the Phelps family, who protest against an America that tolerates homosexuality (60 mins.)
 
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Louis Theroux: Gambling in Las Vegas (2007 Documentary)
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Louis Theroux goes to the heart of gambling culture in Las Vegas. (59 mins.)
Director: Stuart Cabb
 
58.
The Weird World of Louis Theroux (2007 Documentary)
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Louis Theroux narrates a compilation of clips from his documentaries. (68 mins.)
 
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Louis and the Nazis (2003 Documentary)
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Louis Theroux travels to California to meet the man dubbed "the most dangerous racist in America"; Tom Metzger, his family and his publicity manager. Louis also meets 'Prussian Blue' an American white-nationalist preteen musical sibling duo. (70 mins.)
Director: Stuart Cabb
 
60.
Louis, Martin & Michael (2003 Documentary)
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In 2001, Louis Theroux decides to set out on a journey to interview Michael Jackson. When Michael comes to the UK... (75 mins.)
Director: Will Yapp
 
61.
Louis and the Brothel (2003 Documentary)
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Louis stays with the residents of a soon to open brothel in Nevada for a few weeks. (80 mins.)
 
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When Louis Met... Max Clifford (2002 Documentary)
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(50 mins.)
Director: Alicia Kerr
 
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When Louis Met... Jimmy (2000 Documentary)
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Louis spends a week with Jimmy Savile and attempts to get behind the public persona. (49 mins.)
Director: Will Yapp
 
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Louis Theroux's Weird Weekends (1998 TV Series)
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Louis Theroux documents some of the US's most bizarre happenings, events and rituals, by getting involved himself... (60 mins.)
 
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When Louis Met Paul and Debbie (2001 Documentary)
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For 20 years Paul Daniels mesmerised audiences with his conjuring tricks, helped by his wife and assistant... (49 mins.)
Director: Will Yapp
 
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When Louis Met... The Hamiltons (2001 Documentary)
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(78 mins.)
Director: Will Yapp
 
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When Louis Met... Ann Widdecombe (2002 Documentary)
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Journalist Louis Theroux spends some time with Conservative MP Ann Widdecombe and finds out what makes her tick. (49 mins.)
Director: Kate Townsend
 
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When Louis Met... Chris Eubank (2002 Documentary)
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Louis sets off to meet Chris Eubank, to try and get underneath the extravagant persona he has made for himself. (48 mins.)
Director: Alicia Kerr
 
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When Louis Met... Keith Harris & Orville in Panto (2002 Documentary)
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(46 mins.)
Director: Guy Gilbert
 
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Capturing the Friedmans (2003 Documentary)
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Documentary on the Friedmans, a seemingly typical, upper-middle-class Jewish family whose world is instantly transformed when the father and his youngest son are arrested and charged with shocking and horrible crimes. (107 mins.)
Director: Andrew Jarecki
 
71.
Reindeerspotting - Escape from Santaland (2010 Documentary)
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This documentary tells the story of Jani, a 19-year-old drug addict living on social welfare among with his friends... (84 mins.)
Director: Joonas Neuvonen
 
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Born to Kill? (2005 TV Series)
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Each episode is a look into the childhood and life of serial killers. (60 mins.)
 
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Hugh Hefner: Playboy, Activist and Rebel (2009 Documentary)
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A look at the battles Hugh Hefner fought over the years against the U.S. government, the religious right, and militant feminists. (124 mins.)
Director: Brigitte Berman
 
74.
Forgiving Dr. Mengele (2006 Documentary)
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Eva Mozes Kor, who survived Josef Mengele's cruel twin experiments in the Auschwitz concentration camp, shocks other Holocaust survivors when she decides to forgive the perpetrators as a way of self-healing. (82 mins.)
 
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The Queen of Versailles (2012 Documentary)
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A documentary that follows a billionaire couple as they begin construction on a mansion inspired by Versailles. During the next two years, their empire, fueled by the real estate bubble and cheap money, falters due to the economic crisis. (100 mins.)
 
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The Imposter (2012 Documentary)
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A documentary centered on a young man in Spain who claims to a grieving Texas family that he is their 16-year-old son who has been missing for 3 years. (99 mins.)
Director: Bart Layton
 
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Inside Death Row with Trevor McDonald (2013 Documentary)
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(60 mins.)
Director: Stuart Cabb
 
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West of Memphis (2012 Documentary)
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An examination of a failure of justice in the case against the West Memphis Three. (147 mins.)
Director: Amy Berg
 
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What Happens in Kavos (2013 TV Series)
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The Bridge (2006 Documentary)
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People suffer largely unnoticed while the rest of the world goes about its business. This is a documentary... (94 mins.)
Director: Eric Steel
 
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Skint (2013 TV Series)
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A true account of life on an English housing estate. With those on Government handouts, drugs, booze & long-term unemployment.
 
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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
 
83.
Saving Face (2012 Documentary)
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Plastic surgeon Dr. Mohammad Jawad returns to his native Pakistan to help those left horribly scarred by acid attacks. (40 mins.)
 
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Devil's Playground (2002 Documentary)
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Amish teenagers experience and embrace the modern world as a rite-of-passage before deciding which life they will choose. (77 mins.)
Director: Lucy Walker
 
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America Undercover (1983 TV Series)
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Richard Kuklinski was a devoted husband, loving father--and ruthless killer of over 100 people. You'll...
 
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Lost Angels: Skid Row Is My Home (2010 Documentary)
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Los Angeles' Skid Row is home to one of the largest homeless populations in the United States. And we found... (77 mins.)
Director: Thomas Napper
 
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My Home Town Fanatics: Stacey Dooley Investigates (2012 Documentary)
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(60 mins.)
 
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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.)
 
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The Horseman (2006 Documentary)
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An old farmer runs his farm the old fashioned way with no tractor and no machines, only his horses and cattle. (82 mins.)
 
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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.)
 
91.
Boy Interrupted (2009 Documentary)
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Boy Interrupted looks at the life of Evan Perry a 15-year-old boy from New York who committed suicide in 2005... (92 mins.)
Director: Dana Perry
 
92.
Dear Zachary: A Letter to a Son About His Father (2008 Documentary)
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A filmmaker decides to memorialize a murdered friend when his friend's ex-girlfriend announces she is expecting his son. (95 mins.)
Director: Kurt Kuenne
 
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The Death of Kevin Carter: Casualty of the Bang Bang Club (2004 Documentary)
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In 1994, a South African photojournalist received the Pulitzer Prize for his picture of a starving girl stalked by a vulture. Weeks later, he carried out a terrible, desperate act--an act that embodied the anguish of an entire nation. (27 mins.)
Director: Dan Krauss
 
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Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey (2014 Mini-Series)
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A documentary series that explores how we discovered the laws of nature and found our coordinates in space and time. (557 mins.)
 
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Dolphins (2000 Documentary)
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Experience how dolphins live and play, and unravel the mysteries of dolphin communication in this Academy Award-nominated IMAX film which takes you into the complex lives of these fascinating animals. (39 mins.)
 
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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
 
97.
Life According to Sam (2013 Documentary)
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A moving look at a couple's inspiring efforts to save their only son Sam from the rare and fatal premature-aging disease of progeria. (94 mins.)
 
98.
Smile Pinki (2008 Documentary)
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A destitute Indian child meets a social worker who makes it possible for her to obtain free surgery to cure her cleft lip. (39 mins.)
Director: Megan Mylan
 
99.
Baraka (1992 Documentary)
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A collection of expertly photographed scenes of human life and religion. (96 mins.)
Director: Ron Fricke
 
100.
Lost Boys of Sudan (2003 Documentary)
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Lost Boys of Sudan is a feature-length documentary that follows two Sudanese refugees on an extraordinary journey from Africa to America... (87 mins.)
 
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The Story of the Weeping Camel (2003 Documentary)
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When a Mongolian nomadic family's newest camel colt is rejected by its mother, a musician is needed for a ritual to change her mind. (93 mins.)