Category: Documentary

Clapboard Jungle: Surviving the Independent Film Business (2020) 5.1

Clapboard Jungle: Surviving the Independent Film Business (2020)

Storyline:Navigating the current film business is more difficult than ever before. Rapidly-changing technology, and a greatly over-crowded marketplace have lead to an industry in which anyone can make a film now, but ...

Vigée Le Brun: The Queens Painter (TV Movie 2015) 7.6

Vigée Le Brun: The Queens Painter (TV Movie 2015)

Storyline:A renowned painter and a free-thinker, Elisabeth Louise Vigée Le Brun is still considered ahead of her time. Follow the artist's adventures over the course of her nearly 90-year life in this captivating docu...

Creem: America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine (2019) 6.6

Creem: America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine (2019)

Storyline:Capturing the messy upheaval of the '70s just as rock was re-inventing itself, the film explores CREEM Magazine's humble beginnings in post-riot Detroit, follows its upward trajectory from underground paper ...

A Royal Hangover (2014) 7.2

A Royal Hangover (2014)

Storyline:What comes to mind when you think of British culture? The Royal family perhaps? How about scones, fish n' chips, Wimbledon, or our relentless bad weather? Of course the one thing that looms above all else is...

Tattoo Uprising (2019) 6.8

Tattoo Uprising (2019)

Storyline:Tattoo Uprising, more than forty years in the making, is a sweeping overview of tattooing, from Biblical references and early Christian practices to the voyages of Captain James Cook and the ever-evolving im...

Strange Negotiations (2019) 8.3

Strange Negotiations (2019)

Storyline:After abandoning his long-held Christian beliefs and walking away from his critically-acclaimed band, Pedro the Lion, musician David Bazan retreated into a solitary life as a solo musician - modest house sho...

Steelers: the World’s First Gay Rugby Club (2020) 8.1

Steelers: the World’s First Gay Rugby Club (2020)

Storyline:Told through the eyes of an Australian television reporter who moved to the UK to escape depression, we learn that sometimes you can find happiness where you least expect. We follow the journey of 3 characte...

Sexology (2016) 5.1

Sexology (2016)

Storyline:In a post sexual revolution world, where you can purchase a vibrator just as easily as a pair of shoes, roughly one-third of all women have never experienced an orgasm. Armed with shocking sexual data, a bun...

West No More (2020) 6.1

West No More (2020)

Storyline:Jenkins and Klass set out to learn about the 1860s in Colorado by experiencing it first hand. They set their sights on the impossible goal of hiking the 500-mile Colorado Trail, and eventually learn what it ...

Slavery by Another Name (TV Movie 2012) 7.7

Slavery by Another Name (TV Movie 2012)

Storyline:Based on the Pulitzer-Prize-winning book by Douglas Blackmon, Slavery By Another Name tells the stories of men, charged with crimes like vagrancy, but often guilty of nothing, who were bought and sold, abuse...

Mean Man: The Story of Chris Holmes (Video 2021) 6.3

Mean Man: The Story of Chris Holmes (Video 2021)

Storyline:The story of an iconic guitar player who has lived a life of extreme highs and lows. After losing the publishing rights of his own songs and combatting dangerous addictions, the legendary W.A.S.P. guitarist ...

Poetry in Motion (1982) 6.9

Poetry in Motion (1982)

Storyline:More than 20 contemporary North American poets recite, sing, and perform their work. Several also comment. Early in the film, Charles Bukowski talks about the energy of poets and of a poem. These poets are e...

Groomed (2021) 7.9

Groomed (2021)

Storyline:Gwen van de Pas returns to her hometown in search of answers about the man who sexually abused her as a child.User Reviews: This movie touched me so much.. It is a very brave and vulnerable story by film mak...

Shakira in Concert: El Dorado World Tour (2019) 8

Shakira in Concert: El Dorado World Tour (2019)

Storyline:Shakira is a truly global superstar who, by the age of 18, had taken Latin America by storm, before conquering international markets at 24 with her crossover hit "Whenever Wherever". Since then, she has cont...

Walk Against Fear: James Meredith (2020)

Storyline:In 1962 James H. Meredith became the first African American to attend the University of Mississippi. This film documents the life and times of one of America's greatest and most controversial civil rights ic...

The Land of High Mountains (2019)

Storyline:The Land of High Mountains is the inspiring true story of the only pediatric hospital in Haiti and the incredible people, both Haitian and foreign, who despite encountering every conceivable obstacle are wor...

Chasing Whiskey

Storyline:A feature length documentary about Jack Daniel's Whiskey.User Reviews:

The Moulin (2015) 7

The Moulin (2015)

Storyline:Taiwan's earliest modern poetry group-LE MOULIN-emerged in the 1930s, when Taiwan was under Japanese colonial rule. Part of the wave of modernist literature and avant garde thinking sweeping Asia from the We...

Buster Keaton, the Genius Destroyed by Hollywood (TV Movie 2016) 7.1
Piero Vivarelli, Life As a B-Movie (2019) 6.7

Piero Vivarelli, Life As a B-Movie (2019)

Storyline:The unbridled life and kaleidoscopic filmography of Piero Vivarelli, who made ltalian B-movies of all genres, wrote hit rock songs and penned the screenplay for Sergio Corbucci's Western 'Django,' adored by ...

Burden (2016) 7

Burden (2016)

Storyline:A probing portrait of Chris Burden, an artist who took creative expression to the limits and risked his life in the name of art.User Reviews: Putting Burden's artwork and personal performances aside, I want ...

The Long Way Home (1997) 7.5

The Long Way Home (1997)

Storyline:After WWII, Jewish Holocaust survivors are moved into Displaced Persons' camps. After delays, more physical hardship, and years of uncertainty, they are permitted to begin new lives in Israel and the U.S. ...

Echoes That Remain (1991) 5.8

Echoes That Remain (1991)

Storyline:In 1991, the Center produced Echoes That Remain, a warm and rich documentary portrait of Eastern European Jewry before the Holocaust. It combines hundreds of rare archival photos and previously unseen film f...

Finding Yingying (2020) 8.3

Finding Yingying (2020)

Storyline:Yingying Zhang, a 26-year-old Chinese student, comes to the U.S. to study. In her detailed and beautiful diaries, the aspiring young scientist and teacher is full of optimism, hoping to also be married and a...