Posts Tagged ‘Documentary’
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Miss Representation

As "Jersey Shore" and "Toddlers & Tiaras" dominate our TVs, director Jennifer Newsom offers a refreshing perspective on the struggles young American girls face.
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Into the Abyss

A master of the art of documentary, Werner Herzog outdoes himself once again with this cerebral look at murder from the convicts' perspective and the state's.

Enemies of the People

"Enemies of the People" is an emotional rollercoaster — a melding of soul-crushing misery and inspirational heroism. This is truly top-notch social commentary.

Project Nim

A social experiment that begs to learn how an ape will fare if raised entirely like a human.

Queen of the Sun: What Are the Bees Telling Us?

A sticky situation (no pun intended) that deserves all our attention.
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Oscar Documentary Shortlist 2012

Fifteen documentaries made the Oscar shortlist, but how come we haven't heard of so many of them? Are they any good?

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Austin’s Top 10 of 2011

Yet another Top Ten list, but also a pondering on whether we need to change the way we find films if we want quality.
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Into the Abyss

Werner Herzog's new documentary argues that nobody should be executed — even someone involved in a triple murder.