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The French Revolution (2005 Documentary)
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Documentary about the bloody beginning, bloodier middle and unceremonious end of the French Revolution, an event that ended in blood the reign of kings in France and laid the foundation for a new - republican - system of government. (100 mins.)
Director: Doug Shultz
 
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Incredible Human Machine (2007 Documentary)
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National Geographic: Incredible Human Machine takes viewers on a two-hour journey through an ordinary... (120 mins.)
 
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National Geographic: CIA Secret Experiments (2008 Documentary)
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It's the height of the Cold War and the United States government is desperate to combat the spread of Communism...
Director: Tria Thalman
 
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Journey of Man (2003 Documentary)
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Traces the expansion of the human race from central Africa to Asia to the edge of South America. (120 mins.)
Director: Clive Maltby
 
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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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Sicko (2007 Documentary)
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A documentary comparing the highly profitable American health care industry to other nations, and HMO horror stories including shotgun deaths. (123 mins.)
Director: Michael Moore
 
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Building the Great Pyramid (2002 Documentary)
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Based on the latest archaeological discoveries and combining dramatic reconstruction, location shooting and state-of-the-art CGI computer effects... (58 mins.)
Director: Jonathan Stamp
 
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Charles Darwin and the Tree of Life (2009 Documentary)
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A documentary about evolution. (59 mins.)
 
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Fahrenheit 9/11 (2004 Documentary)
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Michael Moore's view on what happened to the United States after September 11; and how the Bush Administration allegedly used the tragic event to push forward its agenda for unjust wars in Afghanistan and Iraq. (122 mins.)
Director: Michael Moore
 
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The Cove (2009 Documentary)
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Using state-of-the-art equipment, a group of activists, led by renowned dolphin trainer Ric O'Barry, infiltrate a cove near Taijii, Japan to expose both a shocking instance of animal abuse and a serious threat to human health. (92 mins.)
Director: Louie Psihoyos
 
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The Last Lions (2011 Documentary)
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Fifty years ago there were close to half-a-million lions in Africa. Today there are around 20,000. To make matters worse... (88 mins.)
Director: Dereck Joubert
 
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Inside the Living Body (2007 Documentary)
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The story of a human life, from first breath to last. Told from within the body. (90 mins.)
Director: Martin Williams
 
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National Geographic: The Invisible World (1979 Documentary)
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Each moment, events take place that the human eye cannot perceive because these occurrences are too small... (57 mins.)
Director: Alex Pomansanof
 
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Life (2009 Mini-Series)
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David Attenborough's legendary BBC crew explains and shows wildlife all over planet earth in 10 episodes... (473 mins.)
 
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Human Planet (2011 Mini-Series)
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Like all life forms, humanity partially adapts to types of natural environment, yet also tends to change them... (50 mins.)
Stars: John Hurt
 
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Brain Games (2011 TV Series)
Episode: You Decide (2013)
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Every time you make a decision, your brain enters an often invisible battle between risk and reward... (30 mins.)
 
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Brain Games (2011 TV Series)
Episode: What You Don't Know (2013)
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Brain Games reveals how the "illusion of knowledge" plagues the human brain and why we fall victim to the notion that we understand more than we actually do. (30 mins.)
 
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Superflu: Race Against a Killer (2006 Documentary)
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(52 mins.)
Director: Stefan Moore
 
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Blood and Guts: A History of Surgery (2008 Mini-Series)
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The Human Spark (2010 TV Series)
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An exploration of what makes humans different from other species. (53 mins.)
Stars: Alan Alda
 
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Inside the Human Body (2011 TV Series)
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Inside The Human Body - takes us deep under our skin where we are dwarfed by even the smallest cell, where blood vessels becomevast cathedrals and the tiniest cluster of cilia becomes an expansive forest.
 
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Brain Story (2000 Mini-Series)
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Director: Sam Starbuck
 
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Test Your Brain (2011 TV Series)
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The Truth About Food (2007 TV Series)
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(60 mins.)
 
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Food, Inc. (2008 Documentary)
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An unflattering look inside America's corporate controlled food industry. (94 mins.)
Director: Robert Kenner
 
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The Human Body (1998 Mini-Series)
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(394 mins.)
 
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The Sorrow and the Pity (1969 Documentary)
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From 1940 to 1944, France's Vichy government collaborated with Nazi Germany. Marcel Ophüls mixes archival... (251 mins.)
Director: Marcel Ophüls
 
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Crusades (1995 Mini-Series)
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Terry Jones presents the history of the medieval religious wars in the middle-east known as the Crusades. (200 mins.)
 
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The Story of the Jews (2013 TV Series)
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The Story of the Jews is a television series, in five parts, presented by British historian Simon Schama... (60 mins.)
Director: Tim Kirby
 
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Barbarians II (2007 Mini-Series)
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In this second series, the History Channel presents a different set of Barbarians, the Vandals, Saxons, Franks, and Lombards. (188 mins.)
 
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Barbarians (2006 TV Series)
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Terry Jones challenges the received Roman and Roman Catholic notion of the 'barbarian'. (59 mins.)
 
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Samantha Brown: Passport to Latin America (2007 TV Series)
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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.)
 
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Planet Earth (2006 Mini-Series)
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Emmy Award-winning, 11 episodes, five years in the making, the most expensive nature documentary series ever commissioned by the BBC, and the first to be filmed in high definition. (533 mins.)
 
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Mission Blue (2014 Documentary)
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Feature documentary about legendary oceanographer, marine biologist, environmentalist and National Geographic Explorer-in-Residence Sylvia Earle, and her campaign to create a global network of protected marine sanctuaries. (95 mins.)
 
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E-Team (2014 Documentary)
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When atrocities are committed in countries held hostage by ruthless dictators, Human Rights Watch sends in the E-Team (Emergencies Team)... (88 mins.)