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Top Ten Documentaries
1. The Professor
This documentary explores Tai Chi as both a martial art and spiritual practice and tells the story of one of its greatest masters, Cheng Man-Ching.
2. Welcome to Leith
Welcome to Leith chronicles the attempted takeover of a small town in North Dakota by notorious white supremacist Craig Cobb.
3. Tiny: A Story About Living Small
Christopher buys a plot of land and with the support of his girlfriend sets out to build a Tiny House from scratch despite having no experience.
4. The Future of Work and Death
The Future of Work and Death Worldwide experts in futurology, neuro-science, anthropology and philosophy consider the impact of technological advances on our work...and our death.
5. The Up Series
In 1964 a group of seven year olds were interviewed for “Seven Up”. Michael Apted has been back to film them every seven years since.

6. The Pulitzer at 100
This enlightening documentary celebrates the centenary of the Pulitzers - the revered national award for excellence in journalism and the arts.

7. All Governments Lie
Follow independent journalists like Amy Goodman and Glenn Greenwald as they follow in the footsteps of I.F. Stone to expose government and corporate lies.
8. Through a Lens Darkly
Explores the role of photography in shaping the identity, aspirations and social emergence of African Americans from slavery to the present.
9. The New Rijksmuseum
In 2003, the ambitious renovation of The Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam began but reopened five years later than expected.
10. A Gray State
A Gray State revealed what happens when a paranoid view of the government turns inward.

New and Notable

American Socialist: Eugene V. Debs
Traces the history of American populism by exploring the life of Eugene Victor Debs, whose progressive ideas fueled generations to come - from FDR's New Deal to Bernie Sanders' presidential campaign.

Epic in scope yet filmed with vérité intimacy over nearly a decade, the Sundance documentary Quest is a vivid illumination of race and class in America, and a testament to love, healing and hope.

In The News

Strangers on the Earth
Join Dane Johansen as he walks the Camino de Santiago, cello on his back, performing music for his fellow pilgrims at churches along the way.

Film Activism

Directed by her 25 year old granddaughter, NANA is the story of Auschwitz survivor Maryla Michalowski-Dyamant, who spent her life after the war fighting intolerance.

History Lessons

Naples '44
Benedict Cumberbatch gives life to the words of British soldier Norman Lewis, whose remarkable memoir of post-World War II Naples form the basis for this haunting evocation of a ravaged land, and later a city of infinite charm.

Short Films

True New York
In a city with 8 million people, there's bound to be a few good stories. True New York is a feature-length compilation anthology film featuring five award-winning short documentaries.

Coming Soon

The Breast Archives

Coming to iTunes on November 13 and DVD on November 20!