Biografia, Documentário, História: For the last 40 years, the photographer Sebastiao Salgado has been traveling through the continents, in the footsteps of an ever-changing humanity. He had witnessed some of the major events of our recent history: international conflicts, starvation and exodus. He is now embarking on the discovery of pristine territories, of wild fauna and flora, and of grandiose landscapes as part of a huge photographic project which is a tribute to the planet's beauty.
Documentário, História, Guerra: Heroism. Horror. World War I’s brutal trenches and terrible new technologies buried romantic notions of combat forever.
Crime, Documentário, História: Escravidão. Criminalização. Elos de uma corrente de segregação racial forjada por motivos políticos e econômicos.
Documentário, História: Este documentário mostra décadas de violência policial e protestos até a rebelião de 1992 contra a absolvição dos quatro policiais que agrediram Rodney King.
Economia & Política, História, Science : The world once watched Apollo 11's journey on TV. Now, 50 years later, we can finally see it the way the astronauts did.
Biografia, Documentário, História: Academy Award®-winner for Best Documentary Feature, THE FOG OF WAR is the story of America as seen through the eyes of the former Secretary of Defense, under President Kennedy and President Johnson, Robert S. McNamara. McNamara was one of the most controversial and influential political figures of the 20th century. Now - for the first time ever - he sits down one on one with award-winning director Errol Morris (The Thin Blue Line) to offer a candid and intimate journey through some of the most seminal events in contemporary American history. As leader of the world's most powerful military force during this nation's most volatile period in recent years, McNamara offers new and often surprising insights into the 1945 bombing of Tokyo, the Cuban Missile Crisis, and the effects of the Vietnam War. Featuring newly released Oval Office recorded conversations with Presidents John F. Kennedy and Lyndon B. Johnson, THE FOG OF WAR received critical acclaim for its up-close and personal insider perspective. See the film that Roger Ebert (Chicago Sun-Times) hailed as "a masterpiece!"
Documentário, História, Guerra: The film tells the story of the Soviet regime and how the Soviet Union helped Nazi Germany instigate the Holocaust. The film shows recently uncovered archive documents revealing this. Interviews with former Soviet intelligence officers reveal shocking details on: The Great Famine in Ukraine (1923/33); the Katyn massacre (1940); the SS-KGB partnership; Soviet mass deportations; and medical experiments in the GULAG. These are just some of the topics covered by this first time documentary film by director Edvins Snore. Based on 10 years of research The Soviet Story was filmed over 2 years in Russia, Ukraine, Latvia, Germany, France, the UK and Belgium. As a result, The Soviet Story presents a truly unique insight into recent Soviet history, told by people once Soviet citizens, who had first hand knowledge of it. The Soviet Story also discusses the impact of the Soviet legacy on modern day Europe. The Soviet Story is a story of pain, injustice and "realpolitik".
Biografia, Documentário, História: A searing account of what happens when raw talent and extreme personalities collide. In this unflinching, never-before-seen account of drugs and the dark side of professional skateboarding, brothers Tas and Ben Pappas' intense bond and charisma take them from the pinnacle of their sport into a spiralling world of self-destruction. All This Mayhem is the latest film from the producer of the award-winning documentaries Senna and Exit Through The Gift Shop.
Documentário, História: Tim Jenison, a Texas-based inventor, attempts to solve one of the greatest mysteries in all art: How did Dutch master Johannes Vermeer manage to paint so photo-realistically 150 years before the invention of photography? Spanning a decade, Jenison's adventure takes him to Holland, on a pilgrimage to the North coast of Yorkshire to meet artist David Hockney, and eventually even to Buckingham Palace. The epic research project Jenison embarks on is as extraordinary as what he discovers.
História: Eles criaram uma comunidade unida durante o verão. O que aconteceu depois mudou a história e a humanidade para sempre.
Documentário, Drama, História: Apesar do que pensam os ditos especialistas, os sintomas e o sofrimento dela não são invenções. São bem reais.
Biografia, Documentário, Drama: An emotional rollercoaster ride. Astonishing plot twists. It's hard to believe this is a documentary.
Documentário, História, Música: Noites selvagens. Blues de verdade. Viagens de rock’n’roll. Bob Dylan no volante. Vem aí o mundo lendário da música.
Documentário, História: Included with Prime November 8. In the 2019 Sundance U.S. Grand Jury Prize-winning documentary One Child Nation, Chinese-born filmmakers Nanfu Wang (Hooligan Sparrow) and Jialing Zhang expose the devastating consequences of China’s One-Child Policy through the stories of those who lived through it.
Comédia, Documentário, História: After General Motors closes its factory in Flint, Michigan, eliminating 35,000 jobs, filmmaker Michael Moore undertakes a quixotic quest to interview General Motors' chairman, Roger Smith. Along the way he captures an offbeat, comic view of the seedy underside of corporate America.
Documentário, História: Uma nação confronta sua história terrível, e um criminoso de guerra com 93 anos encara o passado no tribunal.
Crime, Documentário, História: Unir lutadores olímpicos e um patrocinador desequilibrado pode resultar em medalhas... ou em tragédia.
Biografia, Drama, História: Nominated for eight Oscars (including “Best Picture”) Quo Vadis is the powerful story of a Roman soldier whose romance with a beautiful woman puts him at deadly odds with Emperor Nero. Robert Taylor plays Marcus Vinicius, commander of Rome's 14th Legion and in love with Lygia (Oscar winner Deborah Kerr), a member of the Christian sect accused of undermining Roman values. Oscar winner Peter Ustinov, wrapped in purple-robed petulance, is the all-powerful Nero. The destinies of these three and of the Empire play out in a tale whose visual highlights include the parade of triumphant legions, the burning of Rome and the martyrdom of Christmas before cheering, bread-and-circus throngs. Based on the classic novel by Henry Sienkiewicz and directed by Oscar-winner director/producer Mervyn LeRoy (The Wizard of Oz, Little Caesar), film fans will also want to be on the lookout for cameos by screen icons Elizabeth Taylor and Sophia Loren.
História, Estilo de Vida, Sociedade: Conheça a livraria que revolucionou a comunidade gay de Los Angeles. Livros, pornografia e, claro, valores familiares.
Documentário, Drama, História: Francofonia' is the story of two remarkable men, Louvre director Jacques Jaujard and Nazi Occupation officer Franz Wolff-Metternich - enemies then collaborators - whose alliance would be the driving force behind the preservation of museum treasures. 'Francofonia' explores the relationship between art and power, the Louvre museum as a living example of civilization, and what art tells us about ourselves even in the midst of one of the bloodiest conflicts the world has ever seen.
Biografia, Documentário, História: Ronaldo: Filmed over 14 months with unprecedented access into the inner circle of the man and the sport, this is the first official and fully authorized film of one of the most celebrated figures in soccer. For the first time ever, the world gets vividly candid and unparalleled, behind-closed-doors access to the footballer, father, family man and friend in this moving and fascinating documentary. Through in-depth conversations, state-of-the-art soccer footage and never-before-seen archival footage, the film gives an astonishing insight into the sporting and personal life of triple Ballon d'Or winner Cristiano Ronaldo at the peak of his career. From the makers of Senna and Amy, Ronaldo takes audiences on an intimate and revealing journey of what it's like to live as an iconic athlete in the eye of the storm.
Documentário, Família, História: The documentary film Back in Time is, at its heart, a look at the very real impact the Back to the Future movies have had on our culture. What was once a little idea that spawned a tightly-focused documentary has grown into something truly amazing over two years of filming. Back in Time is a cinematic monument to the vastness of the trilogy’s fandom. In addition to the footage and interviews revolving around the time machine itself, the crew found that simply by delving into the impact of the trilogy an epic journey began to unfold before them. The crew captured countless hours of footage during filming. From Steven Spielberg to Robert Zemeckis and Bob Gale, to the Sheas and Hollers, and from James Tolkan and Lea Thompson to Christopher Lloyd and Michael J. Fox, Back in Time features interview after interview that simply must be seen.
Biografia, Documentário, História: In HILLARY'S AMERICA, bestselling author and influential filmmaker D'Souza reveals the sordid truth about Hillary and the secret history of the Democratic Party. This important and controversial film releases at a critical time leading up to the 2016 Presidential campaign and challenges the state of American politics.