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Fuck (2005 Documentary)
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A documentary on the expletive's origin, why it offends some people so deeply, and what can be gained from its use. (93 mins.)
Director: Steve Anderson
 
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Ecstasy of Order: The Tetris Masters (2011 Documentary)
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A documentary that captures the greatest world record Tetris players as they prepare for the Classic Tetris World Championship...
Director: Adam Cornelius
 
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DMT: The Spirit Molecule (2010 Documentary)
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An investigation into the long-obscured mystery of dimethyltryptamine (DMT), a molecule found in nearly every living organism and considered the most potent psychedelic on Earth. (75 mins.)
Director: Mitch Schultz
 
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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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Waiting for 'Superman' (2010 Documentary)
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Filmmaker Davis Guggenheim reminds us that education "statistics" have names: Anthony, Francisco, Bianca... (111 mins.)
 
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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 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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Meeting People Is Easy (1998 Documentary)
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An entertaining "rockumentary" about Radiohead that shows some of the tedium of being a rock star, as well as some of the fun stuff. (99 mins.)
Director: Grant Gee
 
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Leonardo da Vinci (1952 Documentary)
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The story of the brilliant Italian artist, sculptor, architect and engineer is told in this informative program... (45 mins.)
 
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Taqwacore: The Birth of Punk Islam (2009 Documentary)
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The word Taqwacore is a combination of hardcore, a genre of punk music, and taqwa, an Arabic word that... (80 mins.)
Director: Omar Majeed
 
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No Logo (2003 Documentary)
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In the age of the brand, logos are everywhere. But why do some of the world's best-known brands find... (42 mins.)
Director: Sut Jhally
 
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History Cold Case (2010 TV Series)
Episode: Mummified Child (2010)
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The team investigates the remains of a mummified child possibly used as a scientific specimen in 19th-century Victorian England.
 
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Horizon (1964 TV Series)
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Horizon is BBC Two's flagship 50-minute science documentary series. In September 2004 it celebrated... (50 mins.)
 
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God Grew Tired of Us (2006 Documentary)
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Four boys from Sudan embark on a journey to America after years of wandering Sub-Saharan Africa in search of safety. (89 mins.)
 
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The Trouble with Atheism (2006 Documentary)
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Rod Liddle investigates and debates whether atheists can be considered as intolerant and fanatical as some established religious groups. (48 mins.)
 
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Expelled: No Intelligence Allowed (2008 Documentary)
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Ben Stein examines the issue of academic freedom and decides that there is none when it comes to the debate over intelligent design. (90 mins.)
 
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Married to the Eiffel Tower (2008 Documentary)
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An observation documentary about women who fall in love with large objects rather than people. They maintain to have intimate relationships with them... (45 mins.)
 
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Superior Firepower: The Making of 'Aliens' (2003 Documentary)
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This feature-length documentary, made especially for the 2003 Aliens (1986) DVD release, is incredibly... (185 mins.)
 
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Kosovo: Can You Imagine? (2009 Documentary)
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In a land under international supervision, in the heart of Europe, at the beginning of the 21st century, in Kosovo, one man attempts to expose human rights violations unlike anything you can imagine. (30 mins.)
 
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Dark Side of the Moon (2002 TV Movie)
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This hard-hitting mockumentary exposes how Stanley Kubrick faked the 1969 moon landing, with seeming-endorsements from many key players in NASA and the US government. (52 mins.)
Director: William Karel
 
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Bomb It (2007 Documentary)
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Tells the story of contemporary graffiti, tracing its roots in ancient rock paintings through Picasso to its place in hip-hop culture in 1970's New York City. (93 mins.)
Director: Jon Reiss