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1.
1991: The Year Punk Broke (1992 Documentary)
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David Markey's documentary of life on the road with Sonic Youth and Nirvana during their tour of Europe in late 1991... (99 mins.)
Director: Dave Markey
 
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A Letter to Elia (2010 Documentary)
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A documentary on the late Elia Kazan. (60 mins.)
 
3.
Exit Through the Gift Shop (2010 Documentary)
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The story of how an eccentric French shop-keeper and amateur film-maker attempted to locate and befriend Banksy... (87 mins.)
Director: Banksy
 
4.
Bill Cunningham New York (2010 Documentary)
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A profile of the noted and extraordinarily cheerful veteran New York City fashion photographer. (84 mins.)
Director: Richard Press
 
5.
Billy Wilder Speaks (2006 Documentary)
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Billy Wilder discusses his life and films in interviews filmed by Volker Schlondorff over two weeks in 1988. (71 mins.)
 
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Cave of Forgotten Dreams (2010 Documentary)
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Werner Herzog gains exclusive access to film inside the Chauvet caves of Southern France and captures the oldest known pictorial creations of humanity. (90 mins.)
Director: Werner Herzog
 
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Darwin's Nightmare (2004 Documentary)
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A documentary on the effect of fishing the Nile perch in Tanzania's Lake Victoria. The predatory fish, which has wiped out the native species, is sold in European supermarkets, while starving Tanzanian families have to make do with the leftovers. (107 mins.)
Director: Hubert Sauper
 
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Der Tag, als die Beatles (beinahe) nach Marburg kamen (2006 Documentary)
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Michael Wulfes's tragicomic documentary focuses on the dreams and disappointments of the young generation... (66 mins.)
Director: Michael Wulfes
 
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Infamous Assassinations (2007 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
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GasLand (2010 Documentary)
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An exploration of the fracking petroleum extraction industry and the serious environmental consequences involved. (107 mins.)
Director: Josh Fox
 
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Ghosts of the Abyss (2003 Documentary)
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James Cameron and Bill Paxton, director and actor of the 1997 film Titanic, travel to the final undersea resting place of the ill-fated ship of dreams. (61 mins.)
Director: James Cameron
 
12.
Hell and Back Again (2011 Documentary)
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What does it mean to lead men in war? What does it mean to come home? Hell and Back Again is a cinematically... (88 mins.)
Director: Danfung Dennis
 
13.
High School (1969 Documentary)
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Documentary filmmaker Frederick Wiseman takes us inside Northeast High School as a fly on the wall to observe the teachers and how they interact with the students. (75 mins.)
 
14.
Ocean Men: Extreme Dive (2001 Documentary)
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OCEAN MEN takes you on a giant screen adventure into the world of two freedivers and their unique relationship to the sea. (90 mins.)
Director: Bob Talbot
 
15.
Hitchcock: Shadow of a Genius (1999 Documentary)
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This documentary is a fascinating look at the cinematic genius of Alfred Hitchcock. Briefly covering much of his early British works... (101 mins.)
Director: Ted Haimes
 
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If a Tree Falls (2010)
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Siblings, Brad and Lisa Carpenter, along with two lifelong family friends, Will and Vanessa, set out... (84 mins.)
Director: Gabriel Carrer
 
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In Berlin (2009 Documentary)
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By accompanying 20 very different individuals in today's Berlin, cinematographer Michael Ballhaus and filmmaker Ciro Cappellari sketch a portrait of a modern, stimulating metropolis. (97 mins.)
 
18.
Inside Job (2010 Documentary)
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Takes a closer look at what brought about the 2008 financial meltdown. (105 mins.)
 
19.
Isabella Rossellini - Aus dem Leben eines Schmetterlings (2010 Documentary)
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In a series of interviews, Isabella Rossellini talks about her life, with reflections on her father... (56 mins.)
 
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Kill Your Idols (2004 Documentary)
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A documentary on thirty years of alternative NYC rock 'n roll. (75 mins.)
Director: S.A. Crary
 
21.
The Love We Make (2011 Documentary)
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In the aftermath of the September 11th attacks on the World Trade Center, Paul McCartney travels through the streets of New York and organizes a benefit concert.
 
22.
Monty Python: Almost the Truth - The Lawyer's Cut (2009 Mini-Series)
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Britain's top comedians pay tribute to the iconic series, Monty Python's Flying Circus. (107 mins.)
 
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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.)
 
24.
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.)
 
25.
Pina (2011 Documentary)
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A tribute to the late German choreographer, Pina Bausch, as her dancers perform her most famous creations. (103 mins.)
Director: Wim Wenders
 
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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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Restrepo (2010 Documentary)
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A year with one platoon in the deadliest valley in Afghanistan. (93 mins.)
 
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The Filth and the Fury (2000 Documentary)
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A film about the career of the notorious punk rock band, the Sex Pistols. (108 mins.)
Director: Julien Temple
 
29.
Still Bill (2009 Documentary)
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A portrait of soul legend Bill Withers. (78 mins.)
 
30.
John Lennon and the Plastic Ono Band: Sweet Toronto (1971 Documentary)
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(56 mins.)
Director: D.A. Pennebaker
 
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Sweetgrass (2009 Documentary)
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In the summer of 2003, a group of shepherds took a herd of sheep one final time through the Beartooth Mountains of Montana... (101 mins.)
 
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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.)
 
33.
Utopia Ltd. (2011 Documentary)
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(90 mins.)
Director: Sandra Trostel
 
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Wagah (2009 Documentary)
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Each night the only border crossing between India and Pakistan on a 1000km stretch becomes the sight of an extraordinary event... (13 mins.)
 
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Waste Land (2010 Documentary)
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On the outskirts of Rio de Janeiro is Jardim Gramacho, the world's largest landfill, where men and women sift through garbage for a living. Artist Vik Muniz produces portraits of the workers and learns about their lives. (99 mins.)
Stars: Vik Muniz
 
36.
We Were Here (2011 Documentary)
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A deep and reflective look at the arrival and impact of AIDS in San Francisco and how individuals rose to the occasion during the first years of this unimaginable crisis. (90 mins.)
 
37.
The Nomi Song (2004 Documentary)
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Having failed to break into professional opera in his native Germany (where, as an usher in West Berlin's Deutsche Oper... (98 mins.)
Director: Andrew Horn
 
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Electric Boogaloo: The Wild, Untold Story of Cannon Films (2014 Documentary)
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The history of the independent film company, The Cannon Film Group, Inc.. (106 mins.)
Director: Mark Hartley
 
39.
Eurocrime! The Italian Cop and Gangster Films That Ruled the '70s (2012 Documentary)
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A documentary concerning the violent Italian 'poliziotteschi' cinematic movement of the 1970s which... (137 mins.)
Director: Mike Malloy