Documentary, art (Sorted by IMDb Rating Descending)
1. Reset: The Documentary (2016)
58 min | Documentary
Belgian artist Gert Robijns returns to his native village to make his masterpiece Reset Home. He creates a sculpture from his grandmothers' house, a struggle that takes two years to complete.
6. Baroque! From St Peter's to St Paul's (2009)
60 min | Documentary
In this three-part documentary series Waldemar Januszczak discovers paintings, sculptures and architecture of the Baroque period. Starting from the square of Saint Peter's Basilica in Italy to St Paul's Cathedral in England.
Star: Waldemar Januzczak
7. Hou Hsiao-Hsien Master Class (2007 Video)
Not Rated | 90 min | Documentary
Chinese film school students and the professors from the Greater China Region gathered together at Hong Kong Baptist University to discuss the many serious film issues in the region.
9. Seeker (I) (2016)
11 min | Documentary, Short
An intimate portrait of a visual artist, performer and photographer, Andrea Knezovic. The film explores the theme of artistic process. It is an insight into an artist's creative space filled with personal determination, fear and passion.
56 min | Documentary
Civic Art follows the rarely witnessed, intricate process of one of the most mysterious and controversial art forms affecting the public at large. This documentary entertainingly delves ... See full summary »
12. Ulica grafita (2007)
56 min | Documentary, History, Music
LaBanda was one of the most important bands of a Sarajevo alternative rock scene. In the late 80s LaBanda was working on their first album. Eleven songs were recorded. But the war spreads ... See full summary »
13. Druga linija (2016)
108 min | Documentary
Druga linija aka The Other Line is a product of many years of research of neo-avant-garde cultural and art scene in Novi Sad, Serbia (the late 60s and 70s), which has been marginalized until today.
16. Meinrad Craighead: Praying with Images (2009)
57 min | Documentary
A new documentary about artist and teacher, Meinrad Craighead: Praying with Images tells the story of Craigheads artistic and spiritual pilgrimage which began in her native Arkansas, where ... See full synopsis »
Director: Donna Campbell
17. Begin Japanology (2007– )
29 min | Documentary
Join on a fascinating exploration of Japan, a country brimming with culture and history, as we immerse ourselves into a plethora of diverse topics and aspects of both traditional and contemporary Japan.
19. Art in the Face of War (2006)
76 min | Documentary, History, War
Eight World War II artists/veterans recount their service experience and their use of art for journalism, as a tactical tool and to preserve their own sanity.
20. A Long Way Home (2018)
73 min | Documentary
Five Chinese artists explore the echoes of the past in order to understand the predicaments of the present. Increasingly, their struggle for a democratic civil society seems as relevant for the world today as it is for China.
Director: Luc Schaedler
21. L'architecte textile (2017)
100 min | Documentary, Biography
An in-depth documentary on the architecture of bespoke tailoring. Over the course of hundreds of hours the mistress tailor filmed herself while making a three-piece suit. This film is an open window into this sartorial craft.
22. Great Salt Lake: Utah's Sanctuary (2015)
57 min | Documentary
Often mysterious, sometimes daunting, and always fascinating, Utah«s Great Salt Lake is a treasure trove of captivating stories. From early pioneers to contemporary artists, people across ... See full summary »
24. Busking for Berlin (2014)
82 min | Documentary
Film maker Carl Tomich wanted to see what it was like to step into the shoes of a street performer, only living of the money he made from playing on the streets of Berlin for a year.
25. Art Therapy: The Movie (2016)
56 min | Documentary
An epic journey around the world exploring the innovative ways art therapy is being used to overcome emotional challenges and traumatic experiences.
27. The Dolls of Lisbon (2011)
Unrated | 72 min | Documentary
Channeling the Mexican Zapatista movement, The Dolls of Lisbon is New York City's Antagonist Art Movement's latest calling. Featuring artists from The United States, Ecuador, Portugal, and ... See full summary »
Director: Ethan H. Minsker
28. Pushed: Four Guys Inspired by a Wooden Toy (2011)
77 min | Documentary, Biography, Sport
Pushed is a documentary that deals with some of the things we love and hate about skateboarding. Four protagonists have been portrayed giving very personal views on the toy itself and its ... See full summary »
29. Visual Futurist: The Art & Life of Syd Mead (2006)
107 min | Documentary, Biography
Enter the world of Syd Mead, legendary 'Visual Futurist' behind such films as 'Blade Runner', 'TRON', 'Aliens', '2010', and experience his Art like never before. Explore his life and career... See full summary »
31. Treasures of Ancient Hellas: The Apocryphal Harmony (1999 Video)
42 min | Documentary, Family, Short
APOCRYPHAL HARMONY - The geometric and arithmetic revelations concerning the map of Ancient Hellas (Greece) in relation to the map of the Cosmos. The great mysteries of the ancient temples,... See full summary »
Director: Paul Pissanos
32. Treasures of Ancient Hellas: Monuments of the Acropolis (1999 Video)
56 min | Documentary, Family
The Acropolis - marvel at the history and the vivid representations of the unique monuments of the sacred rock of the Acropolis of Athens, the Parthenon, the Erectheion, the Karyatidis, the... See full summary »
Director: Paul Pissanos
24 min | Documentary, Short
The film documents the camp The Art of Deinstitutionalisation that was organized in the spring of 2017 at the castle Cmurek at Trate that gave a voice to the residents of mental health ... See full summary »
The Art of Punk (2013– )
Approved | 22 min | Documentary
Directors Bryan Ray Turcotte & Bo Bushnell dissect the art of the legendary Black Flag. From the iconic four bars symbols, to the many coveted and collected gig flyers, singles, and band ... See full summary »
52 min | Documentary
The necessity of art, the price you have to pay for it and the search for the long forgotten secret of having a good life.
39. Leonard Knight: A Man & His Mountain (2015)
75 min | Documentary, Biography
If you had something to say to the world, how would you do it? 'A Man & His Mountain' is the story of Leonard Knight. A man whose conviction and dedication led him on a thirty year journey ... See full summary »
40. Glimpses of Heaven (2006)
67 min | Documentary
As a small child, Peter Gary lay helpless while his mother took the brunt of Nazi machine gun fire meant for both of them. Left to die in a desolate forest with only a handful of other ... See full summary »
43. Civilisation (1969– )
TV-G | 50 min | Documentary, History, Music
Sir Kenneth Clarke guides us through the ages exploring the glorious rise of civilisation in western man. Beginning with the bleakness of the dark ages to the present day, we consider ... See full summary »
45. Meet Beau Dick: Maker of Monsters (2017)
Meet Beau Dick gives an intimate look into the life of one of Canada's greatest artists. Beau Dick worked within an ancient tradition and rose to the ranks of international success within the white cube world of contemporary art.
47. The World According to David Liebe Hart (2010)
57 min | Documentary, Biography, Comedy
David Liebe Hart is a self-described actor, artist, puppeteer, singer, and songwriter who has been trying to make it big in Hollywood for over thirty years.
49. Solo (I) (2008)
55 min | Documentary, Music
There are 13 streetcar stops from the place where Boguslaw Schaeffer lives to the center of Krakow. The composer assumes that he ought to work out 13 ideas during the ride. In the streetcar... See full summary »
50. Much Ado About W: Art Wars of Santa Barbara (2007)
83 min | Documentary
Enraged by the policies of George W. Bush, two prominent artists, Colin Gray and John Nava, are compelled to take a political stand in their art for the first time, one in a public ... See full summary »