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DVDA Spark Story

A Spark Story

A Spark Story
DVD
IMDb: 4.2
87 min

A documentary film providing an exclusive and immersive look at the process of Pixar Animation Studios filmmakers as they step into a leadership role and strive to bring their uniquely…

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DVDSomniloquies

Somniloquies

Somniloquies
DVD
IMDb: 6.2
73 min

Works with sound recordings of Dion McGregor, who became famous for talking in his sleep.

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Born for Business

Born for Business

Born for Business
IMDb: N/A
22 min

With little in common but their refusal to let their disabilities define them, entrepreneurs Qiana, Collette, Chris and Lexi meet to discuss the challenges they face in their divergent businesses.

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DVDThe Show

The Show

The Show
DVD
IMDb: 4.2
93 min

The behind-the-scenes documentary chronicles the making of the 12-minute February 2021 performance, which was led by The Weeknd, helmed by 11-year Halftime director Hamish Hamilton and executive produced by JAY-Z,…

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DVDLawrence Bittaker and Roy Norris – The Toolbox Killers

Lawrence Bittaker and Roy Norris – The Toolbox Killers

Lawrence Bittaker and Roy Norris – The Toolbox Killers
DVD
IMDb: 4.2
90 min

Lawrence Sigmund Bittaker and Roy Lewis Norris, also known as the Tool Box Killers, were two American serial killers and rapists who kidnapped, raped, tortured, and killed five teenage girls…

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Jailbirds New Orleans

Jailbirds New Orleans

Jailbirds New Orleans
IMDb: N/A
N/A

Feuds, flirtations and toilet talk go down among the incarcerated women at the Orleans Justice Center in New Orleans on this gritty reality series.

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DVDAmerican Gospel: Christ Crucified

American Gospel: Christ Crucified

American Gospel: Christ Crucified
DVD
IMDb: 9.1
176 min

The gospel message of “Christ crucified” has always been offensive. In our culture it is common for preachers to soften the offense of the cross, and the attributes of God…

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DVDFireboys

Fireboys

Fireboys
DVD
IMDb: 4.2
90 min

Fireboys is the untold story of young men incarcerated in California who are offered a way out: by fighting wildfires. Immersive and personal, this coming-of-age story examines a correctional path…

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DVDWritten by Mrs Bach: Broken Silence

Written by Mrs Bach: Broken Silence

Written by Mrs Bach: Broken Silence
DVD
IMDb: 4.2
83 min

An investigation into whether some of Johann Sebastian Bach’s most famous works might actually have been composed by his second wife, Anna Magdalena. Accomplished academic, musician and forensic document examiner,…

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Alter Ego

Alter Ego

Alter Ego
IMDb: N/A
N/A

A singing competition where lost dreams and second chances are reignited when singers from all walks of life become the stars they’ve always wanted to be. However, these contestants won’t…

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DVDCobby: The Other Side of Cute

Cobby: The Other Side of Cute

Cobby: The Other Side of Cute
DVD
IMDb: 9.6
85 min

Cobby’s Hobbies was a 1960’s children’s TV program featuring a chimpanzee getting hmself into all sorts of mischief. For filmmaker Donna McRae, the show was a crucial part of getting…

DVDMustang Saviors

Mustang Saviors

Mustang Saviors
DVD
IMDb: 4.2
100 min

Veteran suicide is a national tragedy on an epic scale.A remarkable treatment is proving more powerful than ever imagined: Pairing veterans with wild mustangs taken straight off the range; miraculously…

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DVDThe Act of Reading

The Act of Reading

The Act of Reading
DVD
IMDb: 4.2
87 min

A retired high school English teacher is confronted by a former student who failed her class 15 years prior. He then involves her in a feature-length presentation on Moby-Dick and…

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DVDTwyla Moves

Twyla Moves

Twyla Moves
DVD
IMDb: 4.2
82 min

Interwoven with her storied career and prolific works, Twyla Moves sees legendary choreographer Twyla Tharp navigate her latest creative challenge: making a dance for a world plagued by the Covid-19…

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Jason Biggs’ Cash at Your Door

Jason Biggs’ Cash at Your Door

Jason Biggs’ Cash at Your Door
IMDb: N/A
N/A

Jason Biggs will show up in someone’s door, making families go through a series of tests working together, to win $25,000.

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Monsters Inside: The 24 Faces of Billy Milligan

Monsters Inside: The 24 Faces of Billy Milligan

Monsters Inside: The 24 Faces of Billy Milligan
IMDb: N/A
60 min

In the late 1970s, an accused serial rapist claims multiple personalities control his behavior, setting off a legal odyssey that captivates America.

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HDTigerfish

Tigerfish

Tigerfish
HD
IMDb: 4.2
90 min

Legends say they’re man-eaters – that even crocodiles fear them. Some say they’re ‘demon fish’ that bring bad luck. But for angling legend Andy Coetzee, coming face to face with…

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Muhammad Ali

Muhammad Ali

Muhammad Ali
IMDb: N/A
120 min

Muhammad Ali brings to life the iconic heavyweight boxing champion who became an inspiration to people everywhere.

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I Was a Teenage Felon

I Was a Teenage Felon

I Was a Teenage Felon
IMDb: N/A
N/A

Former criminals tell true stories of how they went from being average American kids to becoming massively successful outlaws.

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DVDLast Man Standing: Suge Knight and the Murders of Biggie & Tupac

Last Man Standing: Suge Knight and the Murders of Biggie & Tupac

Last Man Standing: Suge Knight and the Murders of Biggie & Tupac
DVD
IMDb: 4.2
105 min

Last Man Standing takes a look at Death Row and how L.A.’s street gang culture had come to dominate its business workings, as well as an association with corrupt LA…

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Fiasco

Fiasco

Fiasco
IMDb: N/A
56 min

Amidst the backdrop of the 1979 Iranian revolution, Jimmy Carter’s failure to free American hostages sets the stage for Reagan’s own hostage crisis.

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DVD3 Days 2 Nights

3 Days 2 Nights

3 Days 2 Nights
DVD
IMDb: 4.2
100 min

Imagine the defining moment of your life. Then imagine never talking about it with anyone. This sets the stage for the documentary film 3 Days 2 Nights. In 1974, Mark…

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DVD16 Acres

16 Acres

16 Acres
DVD
IMDb: 6.6
95 min

The dramatic inside story of the monumental collision of interests at Ground Zero in the decade after 9/11.

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DVDHarbor from the Holocaust

Harbor from the Holocaust

Harbor from the Holocaust
DVD
IMDb: 8.4
56 min

Harbor from the Holocaust is the story of nearly 20,000 Jewish refugees fleeing Nazi-occupied Europe during World War II, to the Chinese port city of Shanghai. Explore the extraordinary relationship…

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DVDOttolenghi and the Cakes of Versailles

Ottolenghi and the Cakes of Versailles

Ottolenghi and the Cakes of Versailles
DVD
IMDb: 6.5
75 min

Documenting the collaboration between world renowned chef Yotam Ottolenghi and the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York, the film follows five visionary pastry makers as they endeavor to construct…

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DVDThe Animal Condition

The Animal Condition

The Animal Condition
DVD
IMDb: 7.8
90 min

Four friends learn about animal farming on an unforgettable road trip.

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DVDYom Kippur in Lockdown

Yom Kippur in Lockdown

Yom Kippur in Lockdown
DVD
IMDb: 4.2
28 min

If there is one day a year Jews attend synagogue it is Yom Kippur (Day of Atonement), but in 2020 with COVID in many places this wasn’t possible. This documentary…

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DVDPride – Ruler’s at Risk

Pride – Ruler’s at Risk

Pride – Ruler’s at Risk
DVD
IMDb: 4.2
48 min

Only few big cats have been as intensively studied as lions. We thought we knew everything about them. Yet some parts of their lives kept hidden in the dark. Cameras…

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DVDHer Socialist Smile

Her Socialist Smile

Her Socialist Smile
DVD
IMDb: 4.2
93 min

The memory of a particular moment in early 20th century history when, in 1913, Helen Keller (1880-1968), a deaf-blind writer, lecturer and political activist, spoke, for the first time and…

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DVDBlitz on Britain

Blitz on Britain

Blitz on Britain
DVD
IMDb: 7.2
71 min

Featuring archival footage from both German and UK sources, this documentary examines the defense of Britain during the early years of World War II.

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DVDHerbie Hancock: Possibilities

Herbie Hancock: Possibilities

Herbie Hancock: Possibilities
DVD
IMDb: 7.0
90 min

Imagine the possibilities….. “Possibilities” is the musical event of the year. The album is a series of inspired encounters between Herbie Hancock and world-renowned musicians – including John Mayer, Sting,…

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DVDJugaad

Jugaad

Jugaad
DVD
IMDb: 4.2
90 min

Following the stories of five diverse individuals, this documentary offers a glimpse into the indomitable tenacity of several Mumbai residents

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DVDNo Place to Hide: The Rehtaeh Parsons Story

No Place to Hide: The Rehtaeh Parsons Story

No Place to Hide: The Rehtaeh Parsons Story
DVD
IMDb: 7.6
48 min

When Rehtaeh Parsons was 15 years old, she went to a party that would define her remaining teenage years. She was sexually attacked and had no memory of it, until…

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DVDSolar System: The Secrets of the Universe

Solar System: The Secrets of the Universe

Solar System: The Secrets of the Universe
DVD
IMDb: 6.6
86 min

Join our host on the International Space Station of the year 2050. Marvel at the three-dimensional sights and learn many things about the astral bodies that surround us.

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DVDMalika Leopard Huntress

Malika Leopard Huntress

Malika Leopard Huntress
DVD
IMDb: 7.6
50 min

When a vicious fight with the Male leopard results in her cub’s death, Malika must reinvent herself after the loss. In the battle to survive she faces dangerous enemies and…

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DVDTwo Years at Sea

Two Years at Sea

Two Years at Sea
DVD
IMDb: 6.9
88 min

Experimental film following a bearded Scottish hermit as he goes about his outcast life.

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NYC Epicenters 9/11➔2021½

NYC Epicenters 9/11➔2021½

NYC Epicenters 9/11➔2021½
IMDb: N/A
116 min

An unprecedented, sweeping portrait of New Yorkers as they rebuild and rebound, from a devastating terrorist attack through the ongoing global pandemic, weaving together visual imagery and first-hand accounts from…

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DVDMy Heroes Were Cowboys

My Heroes Were Cowboys

My Heroes Were Cowboys
DVD
IMDb: 4.2
22 min

Robin Wiltshire’s painful childhood was rescued by Westerns. Now he lives on the frontier of his dreams, training the horses he loves for the big screen.

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DVDSpider Mites of Jesus: The Dirtwoman Documentary

Spider Mites of Jesus: The Dirtwoman Documentary

Spider Mites of Jesus: The Dirtwoman Documentary
DVD
IMDb: 4.2
92 min

When he was an infant, he suffered from the ‘Spider Mites of Jesus’ (his mother couldn’t pronounce spinal meningitis). This caused mental challenges that resulted in his lifelong illiteracy. At…

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DVDBuck Breaking

Buck Breaking

Buck Breaking
DVD
IMDb: 3.0
155 min

Buck Breaking is a documentary film about the historic sexual exploitation of Black people globally. The film shows the correlation between the historic exploitation of Black men during slavery and…

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