Posts Tagged ‘Documentary’

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.
Paradise Lost inside

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?

Beginners inside

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.
Into the Abyss inside

Into the Abyss

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

Life in a Day inside

Life in a Day

80,000 people submitted videos to show what they did on July 24, 2010. The results are sweet and surprising.
The People vs George Lucas inside

The People vs. George Lucas

After 90 minutes of petty arguments and screaming, I found myself feeling bad for the man behind Jar-Jar.