A Woman of Some Importance: Documentary edition

Which of these feature length documentaries about a real life woman or women would you be most interested in watching or rewatching?

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1.
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
“ This documentary highlights the talents and struggles of some of the most famous yet unknown background voices in the history of rock and roll. ” - TsarStepan
 
2.
Cutie and the Boxer (2013 Documentary)
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This candid New York love story explores the chaotic 40-year marriage of famed boxing painter Ushio Shinohara and his wife, Noriko. Anxious to shed her role as her overbearing husband's assistant, Noriko finds an identity of her own. (82 mins.)
“ This candid New York love story explores the chaotic 40-year marriage of famed boxing painter Ushio Shinohara and his wife, Noriko. ” - TsarStepan
 
3.
Elaine Stritch: Shoot Me (2013 Documentary)
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The uncompromising Tony and Emmy Award-winner is showcased both on and off stage via rare archival footage and intimate cinema vérité. (81 mins.)
Director: Chiemi Karasawa
“ This documentary looks at the blisteringly funny Tony and Emmy Award-winner actress Elaine Stritch and covers her very long career in showbiz. ” - TsarStepan
 
4.
Good Ol' Freda (2013 Documentary)
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A documentary in which Freda Kelly looks back at her career as lifelong secretary for The Beatles. (86 mins.)
Director: Ryan White
“ A documentary in which Freda Kelly looks back at her career as lifelong secretary for The Beatles. ” - TsarStepan
 
5.
Pussy Riot: A Punk Prayer (2013 Documentary)
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Three young women face seven years in a Russian prison for a satirical performance in a Moscow cathedral... (88 mins.)
“ This documentary covers three young women from the infamous Russian band, Pussy Riot, face seven years in a Russian prison for a satirical performance in a Moscow cathedral. ” - TsarStepan
 
6.
Love, Marilyn (2012 Documentary)
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Modern day celebrities interpret excerpts from memoirs written by people who knew Marilyn Monroe as well as her recently discovered personal journals and letters. (107 mins.)
Director: Liz Garbus
“ This documentary touches upon how modern day celebrities interpret excerpts from memoirs written by people who knew Marilyn Monroe as well as her recently discovered personal journals and letters. ” - TsarStepan
 
7.
Marina Abramovic: The Artist Is Present (2012 Documentary)
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A documentary that follows the Serbian performance artist as she prepares for a retrospective of her work at The Museum of Modern Art in New York. (106 mins.)
“ A documentary that follows the Serbian performance artist as she prepares for a retrospective of her work at The Museum of Modern Art in New York. ” - TsarStepan
 
8.
Ready to Fly (2012 Documentary)
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Ready To Fly is that all-too-rare, true story of a woman hero who triumphs over massive obstacles to not only achieve her dream... (96 mins.)
Director: William Kerig
“ A documentary about Lindsey Van and her women's ski jumping family through their 15-year fight to achieve gender equality in the Olympic Winter Games. (Suggestion thanks to Cocoken) ” - TsarStepan
 
9.
Diana Vreeland: The Eye Has to Travel (2011 Documentary)
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A look at the life and work of the influential fashion editor of Harpers Bazaar, Diana Vreeland. (86 mins.)
“ This documentary takes a look at the life and work of the influential fashion editor of Harpers Bazaar, Diana Vreeland. ” - TsarStepan
 
10.
Dreams of a Life (2011 Documentary)
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A filmmaker sets out to discover the life of Joyce Vincent, who died in her bedsit in North London in 2003. Her body wasn't discovered for three years, and newspaper reports offered few details of her life - not even a photograph. (95 mins.)
Director: Carol Morley
“ This documentary touches on the life of Joyce Vincent, a recluse, who died in her bedsit in North London in 2003. ” - TsarStepan
 
11.
Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work (2010 Documentary)
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A documentary on the life and career of Joan Rivers, made as the comedienne turns 75 years old. (84 mins.)
“ A documentary on the life and career of Joan Rivers, made as the comedienne turns 75 years old. ” - TsarStepan
 
12.
The Arbor (2010 Documentary)
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Portrayal of the late Bradford playwright Andrea Dunbar. (94 mins.)
Director: Clio Barnard
“ This documentary recreates a portrayal of the late Bradford playwright Andrea Dunbar. ” - TsarStepan
 
13.
The Woodmans (2010 Documentary)
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The story of a family that suffers a tragedy, but perseveres and finds redemption through each other and their work - making art. (82 mins.)
Director: C. Scott Willis
“ The documentary tells the story of a young artist Francesca Woodmans and how her family perseveres after her suicide. ” - TsarStepan
 
14.
The Beaches of Agnès (2008 Documentary)
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Agnès Varda explores her memories, mostly chronologically, with photographs, film clips, interviews, reenactments, and droll, playful contemporary scenes of her narrating her story. (110 mins.)
Director: Agnès Varda
“ This documentary follows Agnès Varda, a French film director and Professor at the European Graduate School. ” - TsarStepan
 
15.
Herb & Dorothy (2008 Documentary)
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Herb and Dorothy Vogel redefine what it means to be an art collector. (87 mins.)
Director: Megumi Sasaki
“ This documentary follows Herb and Dorothy Vogel and their lives as unconventional art collectors. ” - TsarStepan
 
16.
Shut Up & Sing (2006 Documentary)
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A documentary on the Dixie Chicks in the wake of singer Natalie Maines' anti-George W. Bush statement at a 2003 concert. (93 mins.)
“ A documentary on the Dixie Chicks in the wake of singer Natalie Maines' anti-George W. Bush statement at a 2003 concert. ” - TsarStepan
 
17.
Blind Spot. Hitler's Secretary (2002 Documentary)
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Documentary featuring interview footage with Traudl Junge, one of Hitler's personal secretaries during WWII. (90 mins.)
“ This documentary features interview footage with Traudl Junge, one of Hitler's personal secretaries during WWII. ” - TsarStepan
 
18.
The Eyes of Tammy Faye (2000 Documentary)
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A documentary look, mostly through the eyes of Tammy Faye Bakker Messner, at her rise and fall as a popular televangelist with husband Jim Bakker... (79 mins.)
“ A documentary look, mostly through the eyes of Tammy Faye Bakker Messner, at her rise and fall as a popular televangelist with her high profile husband Jim Bakker. ” - TsarStepan
 
19.
The Brandon Teena Story (1998 Documentary)
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Documentary about a multiple murder in rural Nebraska in 1993. (89 mins.)
“ This tragic documentary discusses the story of Brandon Teena (aka Teena Brandon), a transgendered person, who was murdered along with two others in 1993 in rural Nebraska. ” - TsarStepan
 
20.
Anne Frank Remembered (1995 Documentary)
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Using previously unreleased archival material in addition to contemporary interviews, this academy award-winning... (122 mins.)
Director: Jon Blair
“ This academy award-winning documentary tells the story of the Frank family and presents the first fully-rounded portrait of their brash and free-spirited daughter Anne. ” - TsarStepan
 
21.
Maya Lin: A Strong Clear Vision (1994 Documentary)
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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
“ This Oscar winning film talks about the work of the artist most famous for her monuments such as the Vietnam Memorial Wall and the Civil Rights Fountain Memorial. ” - TsarStepan
 
22.
Grey Gardens (1975 Documentary)
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An old mother and her middle-aged daughter, the aunt and cousin of Jacqueline Kennedy, live their eccentric lives in a filthy, decaying mansion in East Hampton. (94 mins.)
“ In this iconic documentary, an old mother and her middle-aged daughter, the aunt and cousin of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, live their eccentric lives in a filthy, decaying mansion in East Hampton. ” - TsarStepan