Documentari: At the age of 34, Steve Gleason, former NFL defensive back and New Orleans hero, was diagnosed with ALS. Doctors gave him two to five years to live. So that is what Steve chose to do: live. This film incorporates personal video journals from Gleason for his then-unborn son to footage of his adventures undertaken as part of his mission to live his life to the fullest.
Documentari: When feminist filmmaker Cassie Jaye sets out to document the mysterious and polarizing world of the Men's Rights Movement, she begins to question her own beliefs. Jaye had only heard about the Men's Rights Movement as being a misogynist hate group aiming to turn back the clock on women's rights, but when she spends a year filming the leaders and followers within the movement, she learns the various ways men are disadvantaged and discriminated against. The Red Pill challenges the audience to pull back the veil, question societal norms, and expose themselves to an alternate perspective on gender equality, power and privilege.
Documentari: The Culture High tears into the very fibre of the modern day marijuana debate to reveal the truth behind the arguments and motives governing both those who support and oppose the existing pot laws. Featuring interviews with Richard Branson, Snoop Dogg, Joe Rogan, and others.
Documentari, Storia: Zeitgeist: The Movie (2007) is a three part treatment on Mythology and Belief in society today presenting uncommon perspectives of common cultural issues.
Documentari: Il film documenta alcuni dei più scioccanti casi di pedofilia che hanno coinvolto la Chiesa Cattolica negli ultimi anni, partendo dalla testimonianza di quattro uomini sordomuti che furono vittime degli abusi del direttore della loro scuola, padre Lawrence Murphy, e che solo da adulti hanno trovato la forza di denunciare l'accaduto. L'indagine su Murphy, accusato di abusi su oltre 200 studenti, ha portato alla luce le responsabilità del Vaticano, fino a coinvolgere la Curia Romana e lo stesso Benedetto XVI.
Documentari: Steven Gerrard became perhaps the greatest player in the history of Liverpool FC, but did so when success and trophies were declining. It became his personal mission to lift the famous club back to the top. That loyalty raised him to God-like status with Liverpool fans, but was an unbearable burden, bringing with it a profound sense of responsibility to live up to their and his own expectations.
Documentari, Musica: Long-term Coldplay collaborator Mat Whitecross blends spectacular live performances with exclusive band interviews and a huge array of previsouly-unseen archive footage to produce ‘A Head Full Of Dreams’- The definitive story of one of the world’s biggest bands.
Documentari, Storia: Waco: The Rules of Engagement explores the shocking revelations behind the tragic series of events outside Waco, Texas that killed four federal agents and 76 members of the Branch Davidian religious sect.
Documentari: Filmmaker Christopher Quinn observes the ordeal of three Sudanese refugees - Jon Bul Dau, Daniel Abol Pach and Panther Bior - as they try to come to terms with the horrors they experienced in their homeland, while adjusting to their new lives in the United States.
Documentari: Propelled by a soundtrack from DJ Shadow, Dark Days reveals a community that has thrived for years in the abandoned New York City underground.
Storie drammatiche, Storia, Guerra: At the turn of the twentieth century, three Australian army lieutenants are court-martialed for alleged war crimes committed while fighting in South Africa. With no time to prepare, an Australian major, appointed as defense attorney, must prove that they were just following orders and are being made into political pawns by the British imperial command. Director Bruce Beresford garnered international acclaim for this riveting drama set during a dark period in his country’s colonial history, and featuring passionate performances by Edward Woodward, Bryan Brown, and Jack Thompson; rugged cinematography by Donald McAlpine; and an Oscar-nominated script, based on true events.
Documentari: The modern day "Four Horsemen" continue to ride roughshod over the people who can least afford it. Crises are converging when governments, religion and mainstream economists have stalled. Twenty-three international thinkers come together and break their silence about how the world really works and why there is still hope in re-establishing a moral and just society.
Documentari, Musica: Un ritratto del musicista Neil Young girato in occasione dell'anteprima mondiale del tour Prairie Wind: due serate tenute dall'artista canadese il 18 e 19 agosto 2005 al Ryman Auditorium di Nashville. Da questo inedito capolavoro del regista Jonathan Demme esce un ritratto dell'artista come non è stato mai visto prima d'ora.
Documentari, Storia, Musica: Documentary covering the growth and subsequent overexposure of the Seattle "grunge" music scene in the early 90s
Biografie, Documentari, Storia: RED ARMY is an inspiring true story about the Cold War played out on the ice rink, and a man who stood up to a powerful system, paving the way for generations of Russians. From Oscar(r) nominated and Emmy award-winning filmmakers, RED ARMY examines the most successful dynasty in sports history: the Red Army hockey team. Told from the perspective of its captain Slava Fetisov, the story portrays his transformation from national hero to political enemy. With the demise of Communism came the end of the Cold War, as Soviet players began joining the National Hockey League. The film explores how sport mirrors social and cultural movements in Cold War Russia.
Documentari, Storia, Guerra: During the final days of the Vietnam War, North Vietnamese forces closed in on Saigon as South Vietnamese resistance crumbled. An unlikely group of heroes emerged as Americans and South Vietnamese took matters into their own hands.
Biografie, Commedia, Documentari: An Honest Liar is a feature documentary about truth and deception and the life of world-famous magician, escape artist, and master skeptic, James ‘The Amazing’ Randi. The film brings to life Randi’s intricate investigations that publicly exposed psychics, faith healers, and con artists with quasi-religious fervor. A master deceiver who came out of the closet at the age of 81, Randi created fictional characters, fake psychics, and even turned his partner of 25 years, the artist, Jose Alvarez, into a sham guru named Carlos. But when a shocking revelation in Randi’s personal life is discovered, it isn’t clear whether Randi is still the deceiver – or the deceived.
Biografie, Documentari, Musica: Rockumentary and family love story, A BAND CALLED DEATH chronicles what happened almost three decades later, when a dusty 1974 demo tape made its way out of the attic.
Storie drammatiche, Storia, Romantici: There is drastically more than meets the eye to curating a successful awards ceremony. The Academy Awards, widely known as one of the most sophisticated and historic of these institutions, is no exception.
Documentari: 100 pounds overweight, loaded up on steroids and suffering from a debilitating autoimmune disease, Joe Cross is at the end of his rope and the end of his hope. In the mirror he saw a 310lb man whose gut was bigger than a beach ball and a path laid out before him that wouldn’t end well— with one foot already in the grave, the other wasn’t far behind. FAT, SICK & NEARLY DEAD is an inspiring film that chronicles Joe’s personal mission to regain his health.
Documentari, Guerra: Un documentario incredibile che segue lo straordinario viaggio di "Raqqa is Being Slaughtered Silently"- un gruppo di anonimi giornalisti che - dopo aver visto il proprio paese aggredito dall'ISIS - ha deciso di rischiare la vita per documentare il più grande male del mondo.
Documentari: This new ground-breaking documentary explores the impact that food choices have on people's health, the health of our planet and on the lives of other living species. And also discusses several misconceptions about food and diet.
Biografie, Storie drammatiche, Musica: Major Marc Dauphin was a super-confident, can-do medic fixing shattered bodies and trying to save lives as he ploughed through relentless shifts at the military hospitals in the world in Kandahar Air Base, Afghanistan. But how exactly are you supposed to return to normality from such an extreme existence?
Commedia, Documentari: Harmontown is a documentary film starring TV writer and producer Dan Harmon (NBC's "Community," Adult Swim’s “Rick and Morty”) as he takes his popular podcast of the same name on a calamitous cross-country tour.