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The act of killing is an examination of the murder of political dissidents in Indonesia by governmen...

The incredible story of six-time Grammy winner Amy Winehouse - in her own words. Featuring extensive...

This videodisc presents the discussion of keeping wild creatures in captivity. ...

Featuring v�rit� footage and vintage family films, this documentary was shot primarily within th...

While living in the red light district of Calcutta, documenting life in the brothels, New York-based...

In 1996, music legend Ry Cooder went to Cuba to search for buried treasure. He found gold. Looking f...

Cultural historians, collectors, and various celebrity obsessives, including Tom Hanks and John Maye...

The Friedmans seem to be a typical family from affluent Great Neck, Long Island. One Thanksgiving, a...

With unprecedented access, this gripping behind-the-scenes chronicle follows award winning director ...

A chronicle which provides a rare window into the international perception of the Iraq War, courtesy...

"A hilarious and mysterious journey through artistic genius and sexual obsession, Crumb is a wi...

The inside story of one of history's greatest business scandals, in which top executives of Ame...

Through actual footage, interviews, and declassified documents, Michael Moore illustrates the connec...

Now considered one of the 20th century's greatest street photographers, Vivian Maier was a myst...

Recovering addict and amputee John Wood finds himself in a stranger-than-fiction battle to reclaim h...

"Acclaimed director Werner Herzog explores the life and death of amateur grizzly bear expert an...

Master documentary filmmaker Raoul Peck envisions the book James Baldwin never finished. The result ...

A groundbreaking investigative documentary about the epidemic of rape within the U.S. military. Foll...

An in-depth look into the life of fashion icon Iris Apfel, and her husband of over 60 years: the qui...

The 85-year-old Jiro Ono is considered by many to be the world's greatest sushi chef. He is the...

The story of cult film director Alejandro Jodorowsky's determined but ultimately ill-fated film...

A look inside the notoriously insular Studio Ghibli. Follows director Hayao Miyazaki, producer Toshi...

The legacy of Roger Ebert's life, recounts the inspiring and entertaining life of the world-ren...

Director Werner Herzog, Academy Award Nominee, delves into the origin of the Internet and it's ...

A look at the high-wire walk made by Philippe Petit in 1974 between the World Trade Center's Tw...

In the Antarctic, every March since the beginning of time, the quest begins to find the perfect mate...

Explores filmmaker Rithy Panh's quest to create the missing images during the period when the K...

A film about tough, highly competitive quadriplegic rugby players. These men have been forced to liv...

An intimate portrait of job-seekers desperately chasing the broken American Dream to the tiny oil bo...

The story of Nim, the chimpanzee who became the focus of a landmark 1970s experiment to show that an...

A documentary about Flint, Michigan native Michael Moore and his efforts to meet with General Motors...

Meet Seymour Bernstein: a virtuoso pianist, veteran New Yorker, and true original who gave up a succ...

Ross McElwee sets out to make a documentary about the lingering effects of General Sherman's ma...

Follows the lives of eight young Americans who share one goal: to win the 1999 National Spelling Bee...

Spurlock, Morgan,

Filmmaker Morgan Spurlock embarks on a journey to find out if fast food is making Americans fat. For...

Investigates the torture and killing of an innocent Afghani taxi driver in a gripping probe into rec...

Errol Morris sets out to prove that a convicted hitchhiker did not kill a Dallas policeman in 1976 -...

On August first, 1966, a sniper rode the elevator to the top floor of the iconic University of Texas...

Documentary about the Clinton presidential campaign, from the New Hampshire primary to the victory p...

"Welcome to Leith chronicles the attempted takeover of a small town in North Dakota by notoriou...

It's 1974, Muhammed Ali is 32 and thought by many to be past his prime. George Forman is ten ye...

Three years of shooting were needed by five teams in order to follow bird migrations flying over the...

The entire performance of every artist was filmed at Woodstock. This footage has been archived since...