Posts Tagged ‘Documentary’
He Named Me Malala documentary

He Named Me Malala

A documentary that suffers because it is too superficial and reverential of its subject.
Meru Expedition, Garwhal, India

ReelBob: ‘Meru’

A documentary about three rock climbers who attempt to scale the Shark's Fin of Mount Meru in northern India.

Meru Expedition, Garwhal, 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" (2015) is a new documentary that takes you on a tour of the enchanting world of one of America's greatest unsung artists.

Curious Worlds: The Art & Imagination of David Beck

“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.

onedayinapril - feat

One Day in April

Bloomington's world renowned "Little 500" is every bit as grueling and triumphant as "Breaking Away" romanticized.
"A Space Program" (2015), a new film by artist Tom Sachs and director Van Neistat, is now playing at Indy Film Fest.

A Space Program

"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 life and death of soul singer Amy Winehouse is documented in the new movie "Amy" (2015).


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.
My Winnipeg - inside

Cinema Blind Spots: My Winnipeg (2007)

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.

The USSR hockey team is the subject of the documentary "Red Army"

Red Army

A harrowing, sometimes comedic look at politics and nationalism through the prism of a hockey team is equal parts, silly, scary, and spellbinding.

Deli Man

A light, charming trifle, better suited for the Food Network than the silver screen.

Pay 2 Play (2014)

Pay 2 Play

"Pay 2 Play" examines the influence of corporate money on politics and free speech.
"Becoming Bulletproof" (2014), an official selection for Documentary Feature at the Heartland Film Festival.

Becoming Bulletproof

"Becoming Bulletproof" explores the significance, dignity and purpose to be found in lives of the disabled without resorting to being manipulative or romanticizing.

"Marmato" (2014), directed by Mark Grieco and an official documentary selection at the 2014 Heartland Film Festival.


"Marmato" is a provocative documentary about a 500-year-old Colombian mining town that finds itself under siege politically, economically and militarily.
Phil Campbells unite to help relieve the people of Phil Campbell, Alabama in "I'm With Phil"

I’m With Phil

After a tornado wreaks havoc in Phil Campbell, Alabama, a global effort is spurred by people who share the small town's namesake.