A mesmerizing portrait of legendary ballerina Tanaquil Le Clercq - muse to both George Balanchine and Jerome Robbins - whose career was cut short by polio at the age of 27.
Ten years later after his first film about serial killer Aileen Wuornos, Nick Broomfield returns to uncover why she's changed her story after years of proclaiming her innocence.
A story of love and revolution, Alias Ruby Blade tells of one courageous woman’s journey from undercover agent to First Lady of East Timor and the untold story of the birth of a new nation.
Nine mountaineers attempt to become the first all-African-American team to climb Mount Denali, North America's highest peak, on the 100th anniversary of its first summit.
A celebration of an icon of fearless sexuality and beauty… Using the skeleton of an in depth audio interview with iconic pinup model Bettie Page, the film takes a detailed look at her life.
In this gripping crime doc, Nick Broomfield uncovers the true story of who really murdered hip-hop icons Tupac Shakur and The Notorious B.I.G. in the late 1990's.
This beloved doc profiles street photographer Bill Cunningham, editor of the Sunday Times column that every fashion forward New Yorker secretly hopes to end up in.
Six blind Tibetan teenagers, labeled by their cultures as sinners or as demon-possessed, join together to climb the northern side of Mount Everest.
A "gentle rekindling of the human spirit" brought child survivors of the Buchenwald concentration camp out of despair and moved them to create remarkable lives for themselves.
Three 7th graders play heavy metal/speed punk as the band "Unlocking the Truth." When the band's internet fame explodes they go from playing music they love, to the very adult world of touring, managers and a $1.8 million record contract.
The story of legendary performer Carol Channing's life is as colorful as the lipstick on her big, bright smile. In CAROL CHANNING: LARGER THAN LIFE, director Dori Berinstein (ShowBusiness, Gotta Dance), with co-writer Adam Zucker, captures the magic and vivacity of the 90-year-old icon – both onstage and off...past and present. The film is both an intimate love story and a rarefied journey inside Broadway's most glamorous era. It is, above all, a look at an inspiring, incomparable and always entertaining American legend.
This charming documentary explores the complex relationship between a father-son circus clown duo who achieved fame during the 1970s, but whose family later fractured under painful circumstances. Directed by Lorenzo Pisoni (the titular “circus kid”) and produced by Jon Hamm and Daniel Radcliffe, this family-friendly film is a must-see for anyone who ever dreamed of life under the big top.
Tunnel under the Iron Curtain in this fascinating documentary that reveals the secret collaborations between East and West during the Cold War and the astonishing extent to which self-proclaimed Communists exchanged their ideals for cash.
Go underneath the surface to explore the prejudices and cultural bias that dark-skinned women face throughout the world.
Cult documentarian Werner Herzog explores the untouched, vast, and brutal landscapes of Antarctica, as well as the people who inhabit its terrain.
Shop owner Thierry Guetta's project to document the underground world of street art takes an unforeseen turn when he meets Banksy, who in turn films the shop owner's attempts to be an artist himself.
David & Me is a gritty, gut-wrenching POV doc about two unlikely friends - a convicted murderer and a young Canadian filmmaker.
One year before the fatal police shooting of a black teenager in nearby Ferguson, 17-year-old Daje is sentenced to a court-supervised high school in St. Louis. In this intimate coming of age story, Daje fights to secure a better future.
Frackman tells the story of Dayne ‘Frackman’ Pratzky’s struggle against international gas companies. Australia will soon become the world’s biggest gas exporter, as more than 30,000 wells are sunk in Dayne’s home of Queensland, with many requiring controversial ‘fracking’. He and his neighbours have unwittingly become the centre of a massive industrial landscape and they have little power to fight the wishes of the $200 billion industry.
Girls around the world – striving beyond circumstance, pushing past limits. Their dreams, their voices, their remarkable stories – captured in an unforgettable feature film about the strength of the human spirit – and the power of education.
Four boys from Sudan embark on a journey to America after years of wandering Sub-Saharan Africa in search of safety.
The pursuit of Christopher Halliwell by Detective Steve Fulcher has been one of the biggest crime stories in recent years, captivating the public's attention. Spanning more than a decade, multiple murders, two much-publicised trials and one irreparably damaged career, it is a story of the dogged pursuit of a serial-killer by a police officer determined to get justice for the families of his victims.
Thirty years after recording the first platinum rap album "Rapper's Delight," the original Sugarhill Gang come back to reclaim their identities and rightful place in hip hop history.
It’s Not Yet Dark is a feature length documentary telling the story of Simon Fitzmaurice, a talented Irish Filmmaker who is living with Motor Neurone Disease.
This landmark documentary explores the tangled relationship between the movies and their fabled hometown – as seen entirely through the films themselves.
A singer, songwriter, actress, dancer and entrepreneur, Madonna has truly become the queen of the music industry. Follow from Madonna from her early acclaim to global stardom with plenty of controversy along the way. With her albums topping the charts and her tours selling out worldwide, for decades, Madonna has rightfully earned the title of Goddess of Pop.
Norwegian documentary filmmaker Benjamin Ree presents a captivating story of Magnus Calrsen, who was once bullied as an introverted 13-year-old boy, yet grew up to become a World Chess Champion.
Follow Marina Abramovic as she prepares for her 2010 career retrospective at the Museum of Modern Art in New York
In this Oscar-winning expose, southern evangelist Marjoe Gortner allows the filmmakers to record him swindling people out of money.
The astonishing story of Ron, a 66-year-old autistic man who has spent the last five decades building a 50-room structure in his parents' backyard. When Ron's father passes away, his siblings are left to figure out what's best for Ron when his 90-year-old mother can no longer care for him.