Posts Tagged ‘Documentary’
A documentary that suffers because it is too superficial and reverential of its subject.
A documentary about three rock climbers who attempt to scale the Shark's Fin of Mount Meru in northern India.
A spectacular documentary featuring real mountain-climbing footage, "Meru" is as gripping as any action film you'll ever see.
“Curious Worlds: The Art & Imagination of David Beck” is an enchanting tour of the mind of a craftsman who builds beguiling fantasy worlds out of limitless ingenuity.
Bloomington's world renowned "Little 500" is every bit as grueling and triumphant as "Breaking Away" romanticized.
"A Space Program" is a fascinating art film that takes the heart and the mind to the stars in a rocket made of detritus and imagination.
The turbulent and tragic life and death of soul singer Amy Winehouse is laid bare with shocking clarity in "Amy," a new documentary biopic directed by Asif Kapadia.
What is "My Winnipeg"? Who is Guy Maddin? Austin tells you as he justifies this lesser-known, avant-garde documentary as a true blind spot.
A harrowing, sometimes comedic look at politics and nationalism through the prism of a hockey team is equal parts, silly, scary, and spellbinding.
"Becoming Bulletproof" explores the significance, dignity and purpose to be found in lives of the disabled without resorting to being manipulative or romanticizing.
"Marmato" is a provocative documentary about a 500-year-old Colombian mining town that finds itself under siege politically, economically and militarily.
After a tornado wreaks havoc in Phil Campbell, Alabama, a global effort is spurred by people who share the small town's namesake.