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Craigslist Joe (2012 Documentary)
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In a time when America's economy was crumbling and sense of community was in question, one guy left everything behind to see if he could survive solely on the support and goodwill of the 21st century's new town square: Craigslist. (90 mins.)
Director: Joseph Garner
 
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Three Miles North of Molkom (2008 Documentary)
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Three miles north of Molkom, hidden deep in the lakeside forests of Sweden, lies Ängsbacka, a 21st Century playground for adults... (107 mins.)
 
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127 Hours (2010)
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An adventurous mountain climber becomes trapped under a boulder while canyoneering alone near Moab, Utah and resorts to desperate measures in order to survive. (94 mins.)
Director: Danny Boyle
 
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Touching the Void (2003 Documentary)
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The true story of two climbers and their perilous journey up the west face of Siula Grande in the Peruvian Andes in 1985. (106 mins.)
Director: Kevin Macdonald
 
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Samsara (2011 Documentary)
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Filmed over nearly five years in twenty-five countries on five continents, and shot on seventy-millimetre film, Samsara transports us to the varied worlds of sacred grounds, disaster zones, industrial complexes, and natural wonders. (102 mins.)
Director: Ron Fricke
 
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Beauty Is Embarrassing (2012 Documentary)
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A documentary on the life and current times of artist Wayne White. (88 mins.)
Director: Neil Berkeley
 
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Bones Brigade: An Autobiography (2012 Documentary)
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When six teenage boys came together as a skateboarding team in the 1980s, they reinvented not only their chosen sport but themselves too - as they evolved from insecure outsiders to the most influential athletes in the field. (90 mins.)
Director: Stacy Peralta
 
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High Ground (2012 Documentary)
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A documentary that follows a team of veterans returning from combat in Afghanistan and Iraq as they set out to climb a towering Himalayan peak to overcome challenges and heal the mental and emotional ravages of war. (92 mins.)
Director: Michael Brown
 
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Tchoupitoulas (2012 Documentary)
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A documentary that follows three brothers as they discover the scenes of late-night New Orleans. (80 mins.)
 
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Only the Young (2012 Documentary)
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A documentary on three teenagers living in a small desert town in Southern California. (72 mins.)
 
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The Art of Flight (2011 Documentary)
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Two years in the making, "The Art of FLIGHT" gives iconic snowboarder Travis Rice and friends the opportunity... (80 mins.)
Director: Curt Morgan
 
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The Gatekeepers (2012 Documentary)
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A documentary featuring interviews with all surviving former heads of Shin Bet, the Israeli security agency whose activities and membership are closely held state secrets. (101 mins.)
Director: Dror Moreh
 
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High Tech, Low Life (2012 Documentary)
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A documentary that follows the journey of two of China's first citizen reporters as they travel the country chronicling under-reported news and social issues stories. (87 mins.)
 
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Happy People: A Year in the Taiga (2010 Documentary)
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A documentary depicting the life and work of the trappers of Bakhtia, a village in the heart of the Siberian Taiga, where daily life has changed little in over a century. (90 mins.)
 
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In Organic We Trust (2012 Documentary)
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A documentary that follows director Kip Pastor on a personal journey to answer commonly asked questions about organic food: What exactly is organic? Is it really better, or just a marketing scam? (82 mins.)
Director: Kip Pastor
 
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Five Broken Cameras (2011 Documentary)
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A documentary on a Palestinian farmer's chronicle of his nonviolent resistance to the actions of the Israeli army. (94 mins.)
 
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No Place on Earth (2012 Documentary)
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A cave exploration in Ukraine leads to the unearthing of a story of World War II survivors who once found shelter in the same cave. (83 mins.)
Director: Janet Tobias
 
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Tattoo Nation (2013 Documentary)
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How did tattoos go from something that was put on you to an expression that comes from within you? That transformation is the subject of a new groundbreaking documentary film, TATTOO NATION. (86 mins.)
Director: Eric Schwartz
 
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Reincarnated (2012 Documentary)
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Hip-Hop artist Snoop Dogg changes his name to Snoop Lion, travels to Jamaica, immerses himself in Rastafarian culture, and produces his first reggae record. (96 mins.)
Director: Andy Capper
 
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Triumph of the Wall (2013 Documentary)
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Triumph of the Wall is a film about expectations. Its the story of two guys who embarked on an eight week journey and spent the next eight years trying to figure out how to finish what they started. (102 mins.)
Director: Bill Stone
 
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Nitro Circus: The Movie (2012 Documentary)
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Travis Pastrana and his tight-knit, highly-skilled, adrenaline-addicted friends bring their impossible, ridiculous, insane and hysterical adventures to the big screen for the first time. (92 mins.)
 
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Red Obsession (2013 Documentary)
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The great chateaux of Bordeaux struggle to accommodate the voracious appetite for their rare, expensive wines, which have become a powerful status symbol in booming China. (75 mins.)
 
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Generation Iron (2013 Documentary)
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A documentary that follows top bodybuilders as they train to compete in the Mr. Olympia competition. (106 mins.)
Director: Vlad Yudin
 
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Linsanity (2013 Documentary)
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The life story of basketball sensation, Jeremy Lin. (89 mins.)
Director: Evan Leong
 
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GMO OMG (2013 Documentary)
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Today in the United States, by the simple acts of feeding ourselves, we are unwittingly participating... (90 mins.)
Director: Jeremy Seifert
 
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Killer B3 (2011 Documentary)
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Killer B3 (KB3) puts you in front, behind and inside the 425-pound keyboard often called the beast, the Hammond Organ... (93 mins.)
 
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The Institute (2013 Documentary)
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A documentary on the Jejune Institute, a mind-bending San Francisco phenomenon where 10,000 people became "inducted" without ever quite realizing what they'd signed up for. (92 mins.)
Director: Spencer McCall
 
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The Square (2013 Documentary)
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A group of Egyptian revolutionaries battle leaders and regimes, risking their lives to build a new society of conscience. (108 mins.)
Director: Jehane Noujaim
 
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Is the Man Who Is Tall Happy? (2013 Documentary)
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A series of interviews featuring linguist, philosopher and activist Noam Chomsky done in hand-drawn animation. (88 mins.)
Director: Michel Gondry
 
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Next Goal Wins (2014 Documentary)
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The power of hope in the face of seemingly insurmountable odds, and an object lesson in what it really means to be a winner in life. (97 mins.)
 
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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.)
 
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Supermensch: The Legend of Shep Gordon (2013 Documentary)
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The life and career of the legendary Hollywood insider, Shep Gordon. (85 mins.)
 
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America: Imagine the World Without Her (2014 Documentary)
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A story that questions the shaming of the US through revisionist history, lies and omissions by educational institutions, political organizations, Alinsky, Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton and other progressives to destroy America. (105 mins.)
 
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Video Games: The Movie (2014 Documentary)
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Video Games: The Movie, a feature length documentary, aims to educate & entertain audiences about how video games are made... (101 mins.)
Director: Jeremy Snead
 
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Basically Frightened: The Musical Madness of Colonel Bruce Hampton (2012 Documentary)
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Why is it that Billy Bob Thornton, Dave Matthews, Peter Buck, Derek Trucks, Phish, Widespread Panic... (89 mins.)
 
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The Pied Piper of Hützovina (2007 Documentary)
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In the summer of 2004, on a car journey in Eastern Europe, Pavla Fleischer met and fell in love with Eugene Hutz... (65 mins.)
Director: Pavla Fleischer
 
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Plastic Galaxy: The Story of Star Wars Toys (2014 Documentary)
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When Star Wars landed in the theaters, it introduced audiences to a galaxy filled with heroes and villains... (70 mins.)
Director: Brian Stillman
 
38.
Seve the Movie (2014)
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Despite being blocked at almost every turn in pursuit of the sport he loved, Seve Ballesteros fought against adversity to become the most spectacular and charismatic golfer to ever play the game. (124 mins.)
 
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Nash (2013 Documentary)
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This coming of age documentary chronicles the life of NBA All Star Steve Nash as he tries to navigate his way through the somewhat toils of professional sports while trying to leave a lasting legacy on and off the court. (78 mins.)
 
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A Year in Champagne (2014 Documentary)
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With renowned wine importer Martine Saunier as our guide, we get a rare glimpse behind the scenes into the real Champagne through six houses, from small independent makers to the illustrious houses of Gosset and Bollinger. (82 mins.)
Director: David Kennard
 
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Raiders!: The Story of the Greatest Fan Film Ever Made (2015 Documentary)
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A documentary of the story behind Raiders of the Lost Ark: The Adaptation. (106 mins.)
 
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I Am Big Bird: The Caroll Spinney Story (2014 Documentary)
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Caroll Spinney has been Sesame Street's Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch since 1969; at 78-years-old, he has no intention of stopping. (90 mins.)
 
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Cobain: Montage of Heck (2015 Documentary)
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An authorized documentary on the late musician Kurt Cobain, from his early days in Aberdeen, Washington to his success and downfall with the grunge band Nirvana. (145 mins.)
Director: Brett Morgen
 
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Brand: A Second Coming (2015 Documentary)
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Follows comedian/author/activist Russell Brand as he dives headlong into drugs, sex & fame in an attempt to find happiness... (100 mins.)
Director: Ondi Timoner
 
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Killing Them Safely (2015 Documentary)
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In the early 2000s, two brothers found tremendous success when their company began selling a device... (100 mins.)
Director: Nick Berardini
 
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Where to Invade Next (2015 Documentary)
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To learn what the USA can learn from other nations, Michael Moore playfully "invades" them to see what they have to offer. (120 mins.)
Director: Michael Moore
 
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Elstree 1976 (2015 Documentary)
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Actors and extras reminisce about their time on the set of Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope and how making the film affected their lives. (90 mins.)
Director: Jon Spira
 
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Prescription Thugs (2015 Documentary)
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In this follow-up to his film BIGGER FASTER STRONGER, director Chris Bell turns his camera on the abuse of prescription drugs and... (86 mins.)
Stars: Jeff Hatch
 
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Ronaldo (2015 Documentary)
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A close look at the life of Cristiano Ronaldo. (102 mins.)
Director: Anthony Wonke
 
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Out of the Ashes (2010 Documentary)
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Against a backdrop of war and poverty, Out of the Ashes, traces the extraordinary journey of a team of young... (86 mins.)
 
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Making a Murderer (2015 Mini-Series)
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Filmed over a 10-year period, Making a Murderer is an unprecedented real-life thriller about Steven Avery... (60 mins.)
 
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Meet the Hitlers (2014 Documentary)
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Meet the Hitlers is a feature documentary that examines the relationship between names and identity... (83 mins.)
Director: Matthew Ogens
 
53.
For the Love of Spock (2016 Documentary)
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An examination of the enduring appeal of Leonard Nimoy and his portrayal of Spock in Star Trek. (111 mins.)
Director: Adam Nimoy
 
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Life, Animated (2016 Documentary)
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A coming of age story about a boy and his family who overcame great challenges by turning Disney animated movies into a language to express love, loss, kinship and brotherhood. (89 mins.)
 
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Taxi to the Dark Side (2007 Documentary)
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Alex Gibney exposes the haunting details of the USA's torture and interrogation practices during the War in Afghanistan. (106 mins.)
Director: Alex Gibney