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Pixote, in Memoriam (2007 Documentary)
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(77 mins.)
 
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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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Chasing Ice (2012 Documentary)
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Follow National Geographic photographer James Balog across the Arctic as he deploys time-lapse cameras designed for one purpose: to capture a multi-year record of the world's changing glaciers. (75 mins.)
Director: Jeff Orlowski
 
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Strong Kids, Safe Kids (1984 Documentary)
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(42 mins.)
Director: Rick Hauser
 
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Inocente (2012 Documentary)
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A personal and vibrant coming of age story about a young artist's determination never to surrender to the bleakness of her surroundings... (40 mins.)
 
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Breathe (2011 Documentary)
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Martin Khodabakhshian (9-Time Emmy Award-winning ESPN producer) directs and produces this fascinating... (51 mins.)
 
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On the Bowery (1956 Documentary)
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At the time of this film, the Bowery was a neighborhood in New York City populated largely by the down and out... (65 mins.)
Director: Lionel Rogosin
 
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The War (2007 Mini-Series)
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A seven-part series focusing on the many ways in which the Second World War impacted the lives of American families. (124 mins.)
 
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Brothers at War (2009 Documentary)
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An intimate portrait of an American family during a turbulent time. Jake Rademacher sets out to understand the experience... (110 mins.)
Director: Jake Rademacher
 
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When We Were Kings (1996 Documentary)
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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
 
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Hey, Boo: Harper Lee and 'To Kill a Mockingbird' (2010 Documentary)
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It is our national novel. Reading to Kill a Mockingbird is something we all have in common. Harper Lee's... (78 mins.)
 
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Let There Be Light (1946 Documentary)
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A group of mentally traumatized veteran patients is followed as they go through psychiatric treatment. (58 mins.)
Director: John Huston
 
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How to Make Money Selling Drugs (2012 Documentary)
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Ten easy steps show you how to make money from drugs, featuring a series of interviews with drug dealers, prison employees, and lobbyists arguing for tougher drug laws. (96 mins.)
Director: Matthew Cooke
 
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Twenty Feet from Stardom (2013 Documentary)
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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
 
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Frontline (1983 TV Series)
Episode: Country Boys (2006)
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The story of two boys growing up from ages 15 to 18 in rural parts of the United States. (60 mins.)
 
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Inequality for All (2013 Documentary)
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A documentary that follows former U.S. Labor Secretary Robert Reich as he looks to raise awareness of the country's widening economic gap. (89 mins.)
Director: Jacob Kornbluth
 
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All-American Muslim (2011 TV Series)
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(60 mins.)
 
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The Two Escobars (2010 Documentary)
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Pablo Escobar was the richest, most powerful drug kingpin in the world, ruling the Medelli­n Cartel with an iron fist... (104 mins.)
 
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Capitalism: A Love Story (2009 Documentary)
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An examination of the social costs of corporate interests pursuing profits at the expense of the public good. (127 mins.)
Director: Michael Moore
 
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Pele Forever (2004 Documentary)
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Documentary about Brazilian soccer genius, Edson Arantes do Nascimento, aka Pelé. (125 mins.)
 
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Pelé, Garrincha, Dieux du Brésil (2002 Documentary)
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(85 mins.)
 
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30 Days (2005 TV Series)
Episode: Muslims and America (2005)
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David Stacy is a West Virginian Christian that is moved to Dearborn, Michigan to live for 30 days in a large Muslim community. (60 mins.)
 
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Raw Faith (2010 Documentary)
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This surprisingly open and revealing documentary follows two years in the private life of a minister... (94 mins.)
 
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The Look of Silence (2014 Documentary)
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A family that survives the genocide in Indonesia confronts the men who killed one of their brothers. (103 mins.)
 
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The Unknown Known (2013 Documentary)
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Former United States Secretary of Defense, Donald Rumsfeld, discusses his career in Washington D.C. from his days as a congressman in the early 1960s to planning the invasion of Iraq in 2003. (103 mins.)
Director: Errol Morris
 
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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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Standard Operating Procedure (2008 Documentary)
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Errol Morris examines the incidents of abuse and torture of suspected terrorists at the hands of U.S. forces at the Abu Ghraib prison. (116 mins.)
Director: Errol Morris
 
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The War Tapes (2006 Documentary)
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Called up for service in Iraq, several members of the National Guard were given digital video cameras. This film, edited from their footage, provides a perspective on a complex and troubled conflict. (97 mins.)
 
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Harlan County U.S.A. (1976 Documentary)
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A filmed account of a bitterly violent miner strike. (103 mins.)
Director: Barbara Kopple
 
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Tornado Alley (2011 Documentary)
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A team of storm chasers track a tornado. (43 mins.)
Director: Sean C. Casey
 
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Titans of the Ice Age (2013 Documentary)
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The Indians try to kill all the animals . (38 mins.)
Director: David Clark
 
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Zero Days (2016 Documentary)
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A documentary focused on Stuxnet, a piece of self-replicating computer malware that the U.S. and Israel unleashed to destroy a key part of an Iranian nuclear facility, and which ultimately spread beyond its intended target. (116 mins.)
Director: Alex Gibney
 
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Weiner (2016 Documentary)
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An examination of disgraced New York Congressman Anthony Weiner's mayoral campaign and today's political landscape. (96 mins.)
 
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Under the Sun (2015 Documentary)
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A propaganda documentary about North Korea that reveals a few hidden facts because the director continues filming between the scripted scenes. (106 mins.)
Director: Vitaliy Manskiy
 
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A Girl in the River: The Price of Forgiveness (2015 Documentary)
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A woman in Pakistan sentenced to death for falling in love becomes a rare survivor of the country's harsh judicial system. (40 mins.)
 
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Saving Face (2012 Documentary)
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Plastic surgeon Dr. Mohammad Jawad returns to his native Pakistan to help those left horribly scarred by acid attacks. (40 mins.)
 
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Kevin Hart: Laugh at My Pain (2011 Documentary)
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Experience the show that quickly became a national phenomenon, and 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.)
 
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The Nightmare (2015 Documentary)
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A look at a frightening condition that plagues thousands; sleep paralysis. (91 mins.)
Director: Rodney Ascher
 
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Accidental Courtesy: Daryl Davis, Race & America (2016 Documentary)
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Daryl Davis is an accomplished musician who was played all over the world. He also has an unusual hobby... (96 mins.)