memoirs (documentary)

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The Man Nobody Knew: In Search of My Father, CIA Spymaster William Colby (2011 Documentary)
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A son's riveting look at a father whose life seemed straight out of a spy thriller. The secret world of a legendary CIA spymaster... (104 mins.)
Director: Carl Colby
 
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Connected: An Autoblogography About Love, Death & Technology (2011 Documentary)
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Filmmaker and Founder of the Webby Awards, Tiffany Shlain, investigates the interconnections between the major issues of the 21st century and her own experience of these issues during a family crisis. (82 mins.)
Director: Tiffany Shlain
 
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Hear and Now (2007 Documentary)
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A documentary memoir following a filmmaker's deaf parents as they receive a complex surgical implant, which allows them to experience sound for the first time. (85 mins.)
 
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The Reconstruction of Asa Carter (2010 Documentary)
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Published in 1976, the critically acclaimed novel, The Education of Little Tree was quickly embraced... (58 mins.)
Director: Marco Ricci
 
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Words of the Titanic (2012 Documentary)
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Readings from the diaries, accounts and letters of its passengers and crew tell the story of the Titanic... (45 mins.)
Director: Paul Copeland
 
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Rooted in Peace (2016 Documentary)
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ROOTED in PEACE challenges viewers to examine their values as Americans and human beings. Today we are at war within ourselves, with our environment, and with the world. Director and award-winning filmmaker Greg Reitman invites viewers on a film journey to take notice of the world we live in, proactively seek ways to find personal and ecological peace, and stop the cycle of violence. (88 mins.)
Director: Greg Reitman
 
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The Power of Two (2011 Documentary)
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A documentary with international implications about the importance of organ donation and transplantation, Cystic Fibrosis awareness and related health causes. (94 mins.)
Director: Marc Smolowitz
 
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Six Million and One (2011 Documentary)
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A filmmaker and his siblings research the experiences of their late father, who survived the Holocaust during World War II. (93 mins.)
Director: David Fisher
 
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100 Films and a Funeral (2007 Documentary)
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This documentary covers the life and death of London-based Polygram Filmed Entertainment, responsible...
 
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The Children of Chabannes (1999 Documentary)
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In the spirit of Louis Malle's "Au Revoir les Enfants" and Steven Spielberg's "Schindler's List," the... (93 mins.)
 
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The Cost of Creativity (2011 Documentary)
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Mania can be a storm of ideas. Depression can feel like a void. Bipolar disorder pushed filmmaker Jon Biddle to the extremes of both... (76 mins.)
Director: Jon Biddle
 
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Lost Boy (2009 Documentary)
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Honored at eight international film festivals as either an invited film or the Best Documentary winner (Riverside International Film Festival... (75 mins.)
Director: Dwight Thompson
 
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Adolf Eichmann - The Secret Memoirs (2002 Documentary)
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Although Eichmann was responsible for implementing the "Final Solution" which led to the deaths of over 5 million Jews... (112 mins.)
 
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The Thick Dark Fog (2011 Documentary)
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A Lakota child attended a government boarding school where his Native identity was suppressed. Now he's reclaiming all that he lost. (57 mins.)
Director: Randy Vasquez
 
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Mum (2008 Documentary)
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The children of a holocaust survivor try to come to terms with her hidden past. (38 mins.)
Director: Julia Creet
 
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Men from Nowhere (2011 Documentary)
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A biographical journey that spans a century. A heartbroken man's exploration of the relationship between him and his father... (95 mins.)
 
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My Dinner with Generation X (2010 Documentary)
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Canadian filmmaker Brian Stockton takes his irreverent autobiographical documentaries to the next level with an exploration of Generation X... (48 mins.)
Director: Brian Stockton
 
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The More Things Change: A Woodstock Memoir (2011 Documentary)
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The documentary revolves around the Woodstock Music and Art Fair of 1969. As an attendee, the account is personal... (87 mins.)
Director: Joseph Nolan
 
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LUV for Keeps: The Story of Madonna's Stalker (2012 Documentary)
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Go inside the mind of an obsessed, love crazed, infamous stalker Robert Dewey Hoskins, the Convicted Madonna Stalker... (60 mins.)
 
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My Mother's Idea (2011 Documentary)
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A cross genre documentary - a memoir of sorts that looks back at the experience of studying ballet at... (47 mins.)
Director: Maria Finitzo
 
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White: A Memoir in Color (2012 Documentary)
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WHITE: A MEMOIR IN COLOR is a personal memoir film about what it means to be white in America. It tells... (58 mins.)
Director: Joel Katz
Stars: Joel Katz
 
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Crepe Covered Sidewalks (2008 Documentary)
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Actress Renee' Wilson's (Ray) life is forever changed when she returns home to the devastation and desolation...
Director: Renee Wilson