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1.
Comandante (2003 Documentary)
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Documentary on the director's meeting with Castro. (99 mins.)
Director: Oliver Stone
 
2.
Gonzo: The Life and Work of Dr. Hunter S. Thompson (2008 Documentary)
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A portrait of the late gonzo journalist Hunter S. Thompson. (120 mins.)
Director: Alex Gibney
 
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The Five Obstructions (2003 Documentary)
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About a filmmaker not only revisiting, but also recreating (not in a conventional sense) one of his first films, The Perfect Human / Det perfekte menneske (1967) (90 mins.)
 
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Fuckmybeatz: Nightlife in Frankfurt (2012 Documentary)
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Fuckmybeatz - nightlife in Frankfurt discovers the extra ordinary party line made by DJ Leonardo Aquino... (56 mins.)
Director: Dino Argentiero
 
5.
Hang the DJ (1998 Documentary)
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(90 mins.)
 
6.
Better Living Through Circuitry (1999 Documentary)
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This DVD is a documentary film about the history of the U. S. rave scene which includes a fantastic soundtrack... (85 mins.)
Director: Jon Reiss
 
7.
Joy Division (2007 Documentary)
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A chronological account of the influential late 1970s English rock band. (93 mins.)
Director: Grant Gee
 
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Hoop Dreams (1994 Documentary)
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A film following the lives of two inner-city Chicago boys who struggle to become college basketball players on the road to going professional. (170 mins.)
Director: Steve James
 
9.
Deliver Us from Evil (2006 Documentary)
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Documentary about Father Oliver O'Grady, a Catholic priest who was relocated to various parishes around the United States during the 1970s in an attempt by the Catholic Church to cover up his rape of dozens of children. (101 mins.)
Director: Amy Berg
 
10.
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
 
11.
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
 
12.
Waiting for 'Superman' (2010 Documentary)
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Filmmaker Davis Guggenheim reminds us that education "statistics" have names: Anthony, Francisco, Bianca... (111 mins.)
 
13.
Dogtown and Z-Boys (2001 Documentary)
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Documentary about the pioneering 1970s Zephyr skating team. (91 mins.)
Director: Stacy Peralta
 
14.
Yellow Brick Road (2005 Documentary)
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A group of disabled actors prepares and performs a one night only performance of the Wizard of Oz. (114 mins.)
 
15.
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
 
16.
Zeitgeist (2007 Documentary)
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Mythology and belief in society today, presenting uncommon perspectives of common cultural issues. (118 mins.)
Director: Peter Joseph
 
17.
Coral Reef Adventure (2003 Documentary)
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Take a once in a lifetime journey across the South Pacific for a spectacular IMAX adventure. Joy, ecstasy... (45 mins.)
 
18.
Scratch (2001 Documentary)
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A feature-length documentary film about hip-hop DJing, otherwise known as turntablism. From the South Bronx in the 1970s to San Francisco now... (92 mins.)
Director: Doug Pray
 
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Maestro (2003 Documentary)
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Maestro, tells the story of how a group of people found refuge and a call for life outside the mainstream... (89 mins.)
Director: Josell Ramos
 
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Modulations (1998 Documentary)
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The evolution of electronic music and its many genres. How the wide range of styles and scenes formed through experimentations on sound formation. (75 mins.)
Director: Iara Lee
 
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Movement: Detroit Electronic Music Festival (2004 Documentary)
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In 2003 Detroit, Michigan was the host city of one of the most important dance music events in the world... (93 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.)
 
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Cinemania (2002 Documentary)
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This documentary about the culture of intense cinephilia in New York City reveals the impassioned world of five obsessed movie buffs... (83 mins.)
 
24.
Inside Job (2010 Documentary)
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Takes a closer look at what brought about the financial meltdown. (105 mins.)
 
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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
 
26.
Wild Style (1983 Documentary)
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Legendary New York graffiti artist Lee Quinones plays the part of Zoro, the city's hottest and most elusive graffiti writer... (82 mins.)
Director: Charlie Ahearn
 
27.
Tom Dowd & the Language of Music (2003 Documentary)
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A documentary about Tom Dowd, who was an innovative recording engineer and producer of noted albums with John Coltrane, Ornette Coleman, Otis Redding, Eric Clapton, the Allman Brothers and many others. (90 mins.)
Director: Mark Moormann
 
28.
American Experience (1988 TV Series)
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A series showcasing documentaries on American history. (60 mins.)
 
29.
Bette Midler in Concert: Diva Las Vegas (1997 Documentary)
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(125 mins.)
Director: Marty Callner
 
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Big Men (2013 Documentary)
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The film's central story follows a small group of American explorers at Dallas-based oil company Kosmos Energy... (99 mins.)
Director: Rachel Boynton
 
31.
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.)
 
32.
Kevin Hart: Laugh at My Pain (2011 Documentary)
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Experience the show that quickly became a national phenomenon. Get an up-close and personal look at Kevin Hart back in Philly where he began his journey to become one of the funniest comedians of all time. You will laugh 'til it hurts! (89 mins.)
 
33.
The Prodigy: World's on Fire (2011 Documentary)
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Recorded before 65,000 fans, this is the debut live film documenting The Prodigy's biggest concert to date... (69 mins.)
Director: Paul Dugdale
 
34.
808 (2015 Documentary)
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808 is a documentary film about the inspiring story of the Roland TR-808 drum machine. It's the tale of the birth of electronic music... (107 mins.)
Director: Alex Dunn
 
35.
One Day on Earth (2012 Documentary)
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A documentary that captures the same 24-hour period throughout every country in the world. (104 mins.)
Director: Kyle Ruddick
 
36.
Citizenfour (2014 Documentary)
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A documentarian and a reporter travel to Hong Kong for the first of many meetings with Edward Snowden. (114 mins.)
Director: Laura Poitras
 
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Blood Relatives (2012 TV Series)
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Real life cases about families and the murders that tore them apart.
 
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Leviathan (2012 Documentary)
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A documentary shot in the North Atlantic and focused on the commercial fishing industry. (87 mins.)
 
39.
Blank City (2010 Documentary)
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During the punk rock stage in the late '70s, downtown New York experienced a wave of "Do it yourself" independent filmmaking. (94 mins.)
Director: Celine Danhier
 
40.
Punk: Attitude (2005 Documentary)
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A documentary on the music, performers, attitude and distinctive look that made up punk rock. (90 mins.)
Director: Don Letts
 
41.
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
 
42.
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
 
43.
Boxers and Ballerinas (2004 Documentary)
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Shot in three countries over a two year period, Boxers and Ballerinas explores the US-Cuba conflict through the eyes of four youths--a boxer and a ballerina in Havana and Santiago de Cuba and a boxer and a ballerina exiled in Miami. (84 mins.)
 
44.
A Brief History of Time (1991 Documentary)
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A film about the life and work of the cosmologist, Stephen Hawking, who despite his near total paralysis, is one of the great minds of all time. (80 mins.)
Director: Errol Morris
 
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Virunga (2014 Documentary)
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A group of brave individuals risk their lives to save the last of the world's mountain gorillas; in the midst of renewed civil war and a scramble for Congo's natural resources. (100 mins.)
 
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The 11th Hour (2007 Documentary)
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A look at the state of the global environment including visionary and practical solutions for restoring the planet's ecosystems. (95 mins.)
 
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Hyperspace (2001 Mini-Series)
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Explore the wonders of our universe with Sam Neill. (180 mins.)
Stars: Sam Neill
 
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Alive Inside (2014 Documentary)
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Dan Cohen, founder of the nonprofit organization Music & Memory, fights against a broken healthcare system to demonstrate music's ability to combat memory loss and restore a deep sense of self to those suffering from it. (78 mins.)
 
49.
The Boys of Baraka (2005 Documentary)
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Twenty 12-year-old black boys from one of the most violent ghettos in Baltimore, Maryland, are taken... (84 mins.)
 
50.
Baraka (1992 Documentary)
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A collection of expertly photographed scenes of human life and religion. (96 mins.)
Director: Ron Fricke
 
51.
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
 
52.
Why We Ride (2013 Documentary)
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The passion of the riders and the soul of their machines. (89 mins.)
 
53.
Andrew Marr's History of the World (2012 TV Series)
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Andrew Marr's History of the World is a 2012 BBC documentary television series presented by Andrew Marr...
 
54.
Steve Jobs: The Man in the Machine (2015 Documentary)
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A look at the personal and private life of the late Apple CEO, Steve Jobs. (128 mins.)
Director: Alex Gibney
 
55.
Listen to Me Marlon (2015 Documentary)
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A documentary that utilizes hundreds of hours of audio that Marlon Brando recorded over the course of his life to tell the screen legend's story. (103 mins.)
Director: Stevan Riley
 
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Frame by Frame (2015 Documentary)
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(85 mins.)
 
57.
Dukale's Dream (2014 Documentary)
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Hugh Jackman (X-MEN's "Wolverine") flies to Ethiopia as part of World Vision's initiative to bring attention... (70 mins.)
 
58.
Lo and Behold, Reveries of the Connected World (2016 Documentary)
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Werner Herzog's exploration of the Internet and the connected world. (98 mins.)
Director: Werner Herzog