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1.
Amy (2015 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Archival footage and personal testimonials present an intimate portrait of the life and career of British singer/songwriter Amy Winehouse. (128 mins.)
Director: Asif Kapadia
“ Academy Award Winner 2016
Amy
Asif Kapadia, James Gay-Rees
 ” - chaosmatisch
 
2.
Citizenfour (2014 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
A documentarian and a reporter travel to Hong Kong for the first of many meetings with Edward Snowden. (114 mins.)
Director: Laura Poitras
“ Academy Award Winner 2015
Citizenfour
Laura Poitras, Mathilde Bonnefoy, Dirk Wilutzky
 ” - chaosmatisch
 
3.
Twenty Feet from Stardom (2013 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Backup singers live in a world that lies just beyond the spotlight. Their voices bring harmony to the biggest bands in popular music, but we've had no idea who these singers are or what lives they lead, until now. (91 mins.)
Director: Morgan Neville
“ Academy Award Winner 2014
Twenty Feet from Stardom
Morgan Neville, Gil Friesen, Caitrin Rogers
 ” - chaosmatisch
 
4.
Searching for Sugar Man (2012 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
Two South Africans set out to discover what happened to their unlikely musical hero, the mysterious 1970s rock n roller, Rodriguez. (86 mins.)
“ Academy Award Winner 2013
Searching for Sugar Man
Malik Bendjelloul
 ” - chaosmatisch
 
5.
Undefeated (2011 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Chronicles three underprivileged students from inner-city Memphis and their volunteer coach who tries to help them beat the odds on and off the field. (113 mins.)
“ Academy Award Winner 2012
Undefeated
Daniel Lindsay, T.J. Martin, Rich Middlemas
 ” - chaosmatisch
 
6.
Inside Job (2010 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
Takes a closer look at what brought about the 2008 financial meltdown. (105 mins.)
“ Academy Award Winner 2011
Inside Job
Charles Ferguson, Audrey Marrs
 ” - chaosmatisch
 
7.
The Cove (2009 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
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
“ Academy Award Winner 2010
The Cove
Louie Psihoyos, Fisher Stevens
 ” - chaosmatisch
 
8.
Man on Wire (2008 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
A look at tightrope walker Philippe Petit's daring, but illegal, high-wire routine performed between New York City's World Trade Center's twin towers in 1974, what some consider, "the artistic crime of the century". (94 mins.)
Director: James Marsh
“ Academy Award Winner 2009
Man on Wire
James Marsh, Simon Chinn
 ” - chaosmatisch
 
9.
Taxi to the Dark Side (2007 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Alex Gibney exposes the haunting details of the USA's torture and interrogation practices during the War in Afghanistan. (106 mins.)
Director: Alex Gibney
“ Academy Award Winner 2008
Taxi to the Dark Side
Alex Gibney, Eva Orner
 ” - chaosmatisch
 
10.
An Inconvenient Truth (2006 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Filmmaker Davis Guggenheim follows Al Gore on the lecture circuit, as the former presidential candidate campaigns to raise public awareness of the dangers of global warming and calls for immediate action to curb its destructive effects on the environment. (96 mins.)
“ Academy Award Winner 2007
An Inconvenient Truth
Davis Guggenheim
 ” - chaosmatisch
 
11.
March of the Penguins (2005 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
In the Antarctic, every March since the beginning of time, the quest begins to find the perfect mate and start a family. (80 mins.)
Director: Luc Jacquet
“ Academy Award Winner 2006
La marche de l’empereur
Luc Jacquet, Yves Darondeau
 ” - chaosmatisch
 
12.
Born Into Brothels: Calcutta's Red Light Kids (2004 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Two documentary filmmakers chronicle their time in Sonagchi, Calcutta and the relationships they developed with children of prostitutes who work the city's notorious red light district. (85 mins.)
“ Academy Award Winner 2005
Born Into Brothels: Calcutta’s Red Light Kids
Ross Kauffman, Zana Briski
 ” - chaosmatisch
 
13.
The Fog of War: Eleven Lessons from the Life of Robert S. McNamara (2003 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
The story of America as seen through the eyes of the former Secretary of Defense under President John F. Kennedy and President Lyndon Johnson, Robert McNamara. (107 mins.)
Director: Errol Morris
“ Academy Award Winner 2004
The Fog of War: Eleven Lessons from the Life of Robert S. McNamara
Errol Morris, Michael Williams
 ” - chaosmatisch
 
14.
Bowling for Columbine (2002 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
Filmmaker Michael Moore explores the roots of America's predilection for gun violence. (120 mins.)
Director: Michael Moore
“ Academy Award Winner 2003
Bowling for Columbine
Michael Moore, Michael Donovan
 ” - chaosmatisch
 
15.
Murder on a Sunday Morning (2001 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
Oscar-winning documentary that documents a murder trial in which a 15-year-old African-American is wrongfully accused of a 2000 murder in Jacksonville, Florida. (111 mins.)
“ Academy Award Winner 2002
Un coupable idéal
Jean-Xavier de Lestrade, Denis Poncet
 ” - chaosmatisch
 
16.
Into the Arms of Strangers: Stories of the Kindertransport (2000 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
The secret smuggling of 9,300 Jewish children out of Nazi-occupied Germany in the late 1930s. (122 mins.)
“ Academy Award Winner 2001
Into the Arms of Strangers: Stories of the Kindertransport
Mark Jonathan Harris, Deborah Oppenheimer
 ” - chaosmatisch
 
17.
One Day in September (1999 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
The Palestinian terrorist group Black September holds Israeli athletes hostage at the 1972 Summer Olympic Games in Munich. (94 mins.)
Director: Kevin Macdonald
“ Academy Award Winner 2000
One Day in September
Arthur Cohn, Kevin Macdonald
 ” - chaosmatisch
 
18.
The Last Days (1998 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
In late 1944, even as they faced imminent defeat, the Nazis expended enormous resources to kill or deport... (87 mins.)
Director: James Moll
“ Academy Award Winner 1999
The Last Days
James Moll, Ken Lipper
 ” - chaosmatisch
 
19.
The Long Way Home (1997 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
The story of the post World War II Jewish refugee situation from liberation to the establishment of the modern state of Israel. (120 mins.)
“ Academy Award Winner 1998
The Long Way Home
Marvin Hier, Richard Trank
 ” - chaosmatisch
 
20.
When We Were Kings (1996 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A documentary of the 1974 heavyweight championship bout in Zaire, "The Rumble in the Jungle," between champion George Foreman and underdog challenger Muhammad Ali. (88 mins.)
Director: Leon Gast
“ Academy Award Winner 1997
When We Were Kings
Leon Gast, David Sonenberg
 ” - chaosmatisch
 
21.
Anne Frank Remembered (1995 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
Using previously unreleased archival material in addition to contemporary interviews, this academy award-winning... (117 mins.)
Director: Jon Blair
“ Academy Award Winner 1996
Anne Frank Remembered
Jon Blair
 ” - chaosmatisch
 
22.
Maya Lin: A Strong Clear Vision (1994 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A film about the work of the artist most famous for her monuments such as the Vietnam Memorial Wall and the Civil Rights Fountain Memorial. (105 mins.)
Director: Freida Lee Mock
Stars: Maya Lin
“ Academy Award Winner 1995
Maya Lin: A Strong Clear Vision
Freida Lee Mock, Terry Sanders
 ” - chaosmatisch
 
23.
I Am a Promise: The Children of Stanton Elementary School (1993 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Filmmakers Alan Raymond and Susan Raymond document Philadelphia teachers facing challenges at an inner-city school. (89 mins.)
Director: Susan Raymond
“ Academy Award Winner 1994
I Am a Promise: The Children of Stanton Elementary School
Susan Raymond, Alan Raymond
 ” - chaosmatisch
 
24.
The Panama Deception (1992 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
A film about the true reasons for the 1989 US invasion of Panama and big media complicity in these activities. (91 mins.)
Director: Barbara Trent
“ Academy Award Winner 1993
The Panama Deception
Barbara Trent, David Kasper
 ” - chaosmatisch
 
25.
In the Shadow of the Stars (1991 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Winner of the Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature, this film is a hilarious and affectionate look at the path to stardom inside the competitive world of opera. (93 mins.)
“ Academy Award Winner 1992
In the Shadow of the Stars
Allie Light, Irving Saraf
 ” - chaosmatisch
 
26.
American Dream (1990 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
Chronicles the six-month strike at Hormel in Austin, Minnesota, in 1985-86. The local union, P-9 of the Food and Commercial Workers... (98 mins.)
“ Academy Award Winner 1991
American Dream
Barbara Kopple, Arthur Cohn
 ” - chaosmatisch
 
27.
Common Threads: Stories from the Quilt (1989 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
A collection of profiles of people dead from AIDS who are remembered in the AIDS Memorial Quilt. (79 mins.)
“ Academy Award Winner 1990
Common Threads: Stories from the Quilt
Rob Epstein, Bill Couturié
 ” - chaosmatisch
 
28.
Hôtel Terminus (1988 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
A documentary about Klaus Barbie, the Gestapo chief of Lyon, and his life after the war. (267 mins.)
Director: Marcel Ophüls
“ Academy Award Winner 1989
Hôtel Terminus
Marcel Ophüls
 ” - chaosmatisch
 
29.
American Masters (1985 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Profile of the group of writers and humorists who formed lasting friendships and collaborations centered... (90 mins.)
“ [b]Academy Award Winner 1988
The Ten-Year Lunch: The Wit and Legend of the Algonquin Round Table
Aviva Slesin ” - chaosmatisch
 
30.
Artie Shaw: Time Is All You've Got (1985 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
Documentary cataloging the life and music of the band leader and clarinetist, Artie Shaw. (114 mins.)
Director: Brigitte Berman
“ Academy Award Winner 1987
Artie Shaw: Time Is All You’ve Got
Brigitte Berman
 ” - chaosmatisch
 
31.
Broken Rainbow (1985 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Documentary chronicling the government relocation of 10,000 Navajo Indians in Arizona. (70 mins.)
Director: Victoria Mudd
“ Academy Award Winner 1986
Broken Rainbow
Maria Florio, Victoria Mudd
 ” - chaosmatisch
 
32.
The Times of Harvey Milk (1984 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
A documentary of the successful career and assassination of San Francisco's first elected gay councilor. (90 mins.)
Director: Robert Epstein
“ Academy Award Winner 1985
The Times of Harvey Milk
Rob Epstein, Richard Schmiechen
 ” - chaosmatisch
 
33.
He Makes Me Feel Like Dancin' (1983 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
Jacques d'Amboise, a noted former American ballet star who had dancing roles in such films as Seven Brides for Seven Brothers and Carousel, and who later became a New York dancing instructor. (51 mins.)
Director: Emile Ardolino
“ Academy Award Winner 1984
He Makes Me Feel Like Dancin’
Emile Ardolino
 ” - chaosmatisch
 
34.
The Fifth Estate (1981 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
Investigative journalist news documentaries are presented. (60 mins.)
Director: Marie Caloz
“ Academy Award Winner 1983
The Fifth Estate
John Zaritsky
 ” - chaosmatisch
 
35.
Genocide (1982 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
A chilling, heartbreaking testament to the strength and suffering of the Jewish people and the courage and heroism of those who came to their aid... (90 mins.)
“ Academy Award Winner 1982
Genocide
Arnold Schwartzman, Marvin Hier
 ” - chaosmatisch
 
36.
From Mao to Mozart: Isaac Stern in China (1979 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Isaac Stern's cultural tour of China is seen, with the master violinist performing and mentoring young Chinese musicians... (84 mins.)
Director: Murray Lerner
“ Academy Award Winner 1981
From Mao to Mozart
Isaac Stern in China: Murray Lerner
 ” - chaosmatisch
 
37.
Best Boy (1979 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
In this documentary, the director follows the day-to-day activities of his retarded, middle-aged cousin Philly, over a three-year period. (111 mins.)
Director: Ira Wohl
“ Academy Award Winner 1980
Best Boy
Ira Wohl
 ” - chaosmatisch
 
38.
Scared Straight! (1978 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
The filmed depiction of a program where convicts tell troubled kids about the horrors of prison life. (96 mins.)
Director: Arnold Shapiro
“ Academy Award Winner 1979
Scared Straight!
Arnold Shapiro
 ” - chaosmatisch
 
39.
Who Are the DeBolts? [And Where Did They Get 19 Kids?] (1977 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Dorothy and Bob DeBolt's tale of the struggles and joys involved in their 19 adopted children, many of who are physically disabled war orphans. (72 mins.)
Director: John Korty
“ Academy Award Winner 1978
Who Are the DeBolts? [And Where Did They Get 19 Kids?]
John Korty, Dan McCann, Warren Lockhart
 ” - chaosmatisch
 
40.
Harlan County U.S.A. (1976 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
A filmed account of a bitterly violent miner strike. (103 mins.)
Director: Barbara Kopple
“ Academy Award Winner 1977
Harlan County U.S.A.
Barbara Kopple
 ” - chaosmatisch
 
41.
The Man Who Skied Down Everest (1975 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A Japanese skier ultimately dreamed of literally skiing Mt. Everest. He planned to ski some 8,000 feet down an icy glacier at a 40 to 45 degree angle... (86 mins.)
“ Academy Award Winner 1976
The Man Who Skied Down Everest
F.R. Crawley, James Hager, Dale Hartleben
 ” - chaosmatisch
 
42.
Hearts and Minds (1974 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
An examination of the conflicting attitudes of the opponents of the Vietnam War. (112 mins.)
Director: Peter Davis
“ Academy Award Winner 1975
Hearts and Minds
Peter Davis, Bert Schneider
 ” - chaosmatisch
 
43.
The Great American Cowboy (1973 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A documentary about the rivalry between veteran Larry Mahan and newcomer Phil Lyne, as the two vie for the National Finals Rodeo Championship title. (89 mins.)
Director: Kieth Merrill
“ Academy Award Winner 1974
The Great American Cowboy
Kieth Merrill
 ” - chaosmatisch
 
44.
Marjoe (1972 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Part documentary, part expose, this film follows one-time child evangelist Marjoe Gortner on the "church tent" Revivalist circuit... (88 mins.)
“ Academy Award Winner 1973
Marjoe
Howard Smith, Sarah Kernochan
 ” - chaosmatisch
 
45.
The Hellstrom Chronicle (1971 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A scientist explains how the savagery and efficiency of the insect world could result in their taking over the world. (90 mins.)
“ Academy Award Winner 1972
The Hellstrom Chronicle
Walon Green
 ” - chaosmatisch
 
46.
Woodstock (1970 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
The film chronicle of the legendary 1969 music festival. (184 mins.)
“ Academy Award Winner 1971
Woodstock
Bob Maurice
 ” - chaosmatisch
 
47.
L'amour de la vie - Artur Rubinstein (1969 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
An Oscar winning look at the life of Albert Rubinstein shortly after he turned 70. It contains some home movies of him and his family, but is primarily him talking and demonstrating his great skill as a pianist. (89 mins.)
“ Academy Award Winner 1970
L’amour de la vie – Artur Rubinstein
Bernard Chevry
 ” - chaosmatisch
 
48.
Journey Into Self (1969 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
The film portrays a 16-hour group-therapy session for eight well-adjusted people who had never met before. (47 mins.)
Director: Bill McGaw
“ Academy Award Winner 1969
Journey Into Self
Bill McGaw
 ” - chaosmatisch
 
49.
The Anderson Platoon (1967 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
The director, a French veteran of the Indochina war (La 317e Section), returned to follow a platoon... (65 mins.)
“ Academy Award Winner 1968
La section Anderson
Pierre Schoendoerffer
 ” - chaosmatisch
 
50.
The War Game (1965 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
The War Game is a fictional, worst-case-scenario docu-drama about nuclear war and its aftermath in and around a typical English city... (48 mins.)
Director: Peter Watkins
“ Academy Award Winner 1967
The War Game: Peter Watkins
 ” - chaosmatisch
 
51.
The Eleanor Roosevelt Story (1965 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
Richard Kaplan documents the life of one of America's most influential first ladies. Orphaned at age 10... (90 mins.)
Director: Richard Kaplan
“ Academy Award Winner 1966
The Eleanor Roosevelt Story
Sidney Glazier
 ” - chaosmatisch
 
52.
World Without Sun (1964 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Fascinating underwater documentary filmed with hand-held cameras by frogmen and mostly filmed in deep-water seas from within a special designed batiscaff, by the Cousteau family of sea explorers. (93 mins.)
“ Academy Award Winner 1965
Le monde sans soleil
Jacques-Yves Cousteau
 ” - chaosmatisch
 
53.
Robert Frost: A Lover's Quarrel with the World (1963 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
The acclaimed poet is examined in this film completed just prior to his death at age 88, with his speaking... (41 mins.)
Director: Shirley Clarke
“ Academy Award Winner 1964
Robert Frost: A Lover’s Quarrel with the World
Robert Hughes
 ” - chaosmatisch
 
54.
Black Fox: The True Story of Adolf Hitler (1962 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
The rise and fall of Nazi Germany in part through the use of classical allegory. (89 mins.)
“ Academy Award Winner 1963
Black Fox: The True Story of Adolf Hitler
Louis Clyde
 ” - chaosmatisch
 
55.
Le ciel et la boue (1961 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
In September, 1959, six Europeans leave Cook's Bay on the southern coast of Dutch New Guinea, now West Papua or Irian Jaya... (92 mins.)
“ Academy Award Winner 1962
Le ciel et la boue
Arthur Cohn, René Lafuite
 ” - chaosmatisch
 
56.
The Horse with the Flying Tail (1960 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
A palimino cow pony, through a series of owners and adventures becomes a champion mount for one of the US equestrian team. (48 mins.)
Director: Larry Lansburgh
“ Academy Award Winner 1961
The Horse with the Flying Tail
Larry Lansburgh
 ” - chaosmatisch
 
57.
Serengeti (1959 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
(85 mins.)
“ Academy Award Winner 1960
Serengeti darf nicht sterben
Bernhard Grzimek
 ” - chaosmatisch
 
58.
White Wilderness (1958 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
The wildlife of the arctic is explored in this true-life adventure. (72 mins.)
Director: James Algar
“ Academy Award Winner 1959
White Wilderness
Ben Sharpsteen
 ” - chaosmatisch
 
59.
Albert Schweitzer (1957 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
This biographical drama/part-time documentary, narrative written by Dr. Albert Schweitzer and spoken by Fredric March... (85 mins.)
Director: Jerome Hill
“ Academy Award Winner 1958
Albert Schweitzer
Jerome Hill
 ” - chaosmatisch
 
60.
The Silent World (1956 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
This pioneering nature documentary investigates aquatic habitats in various locations around the world... (86 mins.)
“ Academy Award Winner 1957
Le monde du silence
Jacques-Yves Cousteau
 ” - chaosmatisch
 
61.
The Unconquered (1954 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
This documentary chronicles the life of Helen Keller, who was struck by an illness as a young child that left her both blind and deaf... (55 mins.)
Director: Nancy Hamilton
“ Academy Award Winner 1956
The Unconquered
Nancy Hamilton
 ” - chaosmatisch
 
62.
The Vanishing Prairie (1954 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Story of the American Prairie as it was when vast herds of bison and elk grazed. (71 mins.)
Director: James Algar
“ Academy Award Winner 1955
The Vanishing Prairie
Walt Disney
 ” - chaosmatisch
 
63.
The Living Desert (1953 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Documentary of the live of flora and fauna in a desert in the US. (69 mins.)
Director: James Algar
“ Academy Award Winner 1954
The Living Desert
Walt Disney
 ” - chaosmatisch
 
64.
The Sea Around Us (1953 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Irwin Allen explores the mysteries of the deep blue sea in this Technicolor documentary. Based on Rachel L... (62 mins.)
“ Academy Award Winner 1953
The Sea Around Us
Irwin Allen
 ” - chaosmatisch
 
65.
I Was a Communist for the F.B.I. (1951)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
In Pittsburgh, PA, an F.B.I. agent works to undermine the Communist party, but his brothers and his teenage boy thinks he's a real Red. (83 mins.)
Director: Gordon Douglas
“ Academy Award Winner 1952
I Was a Communist for the FBI
Bryan Foy
 ” - chaosmatisch
 
66.
Kon-Tiki (1950 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A documentary about the Kon-Tiki expedition of the Norwegian explorer Thor Heyerdahl. (77 mins.)
Director: Thor Heyerdahl
“ Academy Award Winner 1951
Kon-Tiki
Olle Nordemar
 ” - chaosmatisch
 
67.
The Titan: Story of Michelangelo (1950 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
The life and works of the great artist Michelangelo Buonarroti are shown against the historical background of his time... (70 mins.)
“ Academy Award Winner 1951
The Titan
Story of Michelangelo: Robert Snyder
 ” - chaosmatisch
 
68.
Daybreak in Udi (1949 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
This 47-minute documentary, financed by HRH's government, won an Oscar in the special category, and... (47 mins.)
Director: Terry Bishop
“ Academy Award Winner 1950
Daybreak in Udi
(Crown Film Unit)
 ” - chaosmatisch
 
69.
The Secret Land (1948 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
This documentary, filmed entirely by military photographers, recounts the U.S. Navy's 1946-47 expedition to Antarctica... (71 mins.)
“ Academy Award Winner 1949
The Secret Land
Orville O. Dull
 ” - chaosmatisch
 
70.
Design for Death (1947 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
An Academy Award winner for best documentary, the film opens with a notice that..."Exhibition of confiscated... (48 mins.)
“ Academy Award Winner 1948
Design for Death
Sid Rogell, Theron Warth, Richard Fleischer
 ” - chaosmatisch
 
71.
The True Glory (1945 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A documentary account of the allied invasion of Europe during World War II compiled from the footage shot by nearly 1400 cameramen... (87 mins.)
Director: Garson Kanin
“ Academy Award Winner 1946
The True Glory
(Government of Great Britain, Government of USA)
 ” - chaosmatisch
 
72.
The Fighting Lady (1944 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
The film follows the WWII exploits of the Essex-class aircraft carrier USS Yorktown (CV-10) (unidentified in the film)... (61 mins.)
“ Academy Award Winner 1945
The Fighting Lady
(20th Century-Fox, U.S. Navy)
 ” - chaosmatisch
 
73.
Desert Victory (1943 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
The Allied campaign to drive Germany and Italy from North Africa is analysed, with the major portion of the film examining the battles at El Alamein, including a re-enactment. (60 mins.)
“ Academy Award Winner 1944
Desert Victory
(British Ministry of Information)
 ” - chaosmatisch
 
74.
The Battle of Midway (1942 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
The Japanese attack on Midway in June 1942, filmed as it happened. (18 mins.)
“ Academy Award Winner 1943-1
The Battle of Midway
(U.S. Navy)
 ” - chaosmatisch
 
75.
Kokoda Front Line! (1942 Documentary)
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Cameraman Damien Parer has just returned from the front in New Guinea, where he's documented Australian troops in action... (9 mins.)
“ Academy Award Winner 1943-2
Kokoda Front Line!
(Australian News and Information Bureau)
 ” - chaosmatisch
 
76.
Moscow Strikes Back (1942 Documentary)
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(55 mins.)
“ Academy Award Winner 1943-3
Razgrom nemetskikh voysk pod Moskvoy
(Artkino)
 ” - chaosmatisch
 
77.
Prelude to War (1942 Documentary)
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The official World War II US Government film statement defining the various enemies of the Allies and why they must be fought. (52 mins.)
“ Academy Award Winner 1943-4
Prelude to War
(U.S. Army Special Services)
 ” - chaosmatisch