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FILM LIBRARY

2019, documentary films by title (13)

AND THEN THEY CAME FOR US
Dir: Abby Ginzberg, Ken Schneider, United States, 50 min, 2017, Documentary
After calling for a Muslim registry and trying to enact an immigration ban against people from Muslim majority countries, the Trump administration... more »
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BORN AS A GIRL
Dir: Marek Klosowicz , Poland, 61 min, 2018, Documentary
Pregnant girls at the age of 13 or grandmothers at the age of 26 are of no surprise in Colombian slums. In the poorest social class, violence agains... more »
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CAPTURING THE FLAG
Dir: Anne de Mare, United States, 72 min, 2018, Documentary
A tight-knit group of friends travel to Cumberland County, North Carolina county - named 2016 “posterchild” for voter suppression - intent on provin... more »
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HARVEST SEASON
Dir: Bernardo Ruiz , United States, 80 min, 2018, Documentary
Harvest Season delves into the lives of people who work behind the scenes of the premium California wine industry, during one of the most dramatic g... more »
full details quick view winner: BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY DOC FEATURE
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PATERNAL RITES
Dir: Jules Rosskam, United States, 82 min, 2018, Documentary
Paternal Rites is a first-person essay film that examines the secret underbelly of a contemporary Jewish American family as they grapple with the af... more »
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PORT TRIUMPH (Puerto el Triunfo)
Dir: Jeffrey Gould, El Salvador, 61 min, 2017, Documentary
In the 1970s, the 1500 organized workers of Puerto el Triunfo - mostly women - thanks to their struggles were amongst the more privileged laborers i... more »
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QUIET STORM: THE RON ARTEST STORY
Dir: Johnny Sweet, United States, 116 min, 2018, Documentary
In the world of professional sports no athlete ever came back from a mental health disorder....until Ron Artest. ... more »
full details quick view winner: BEST DIRECTOR DOC FEATURE
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THE ARC OF A LIFE
Dir: Christian Doherty, United States, 65 min, 2018, Documentary
The story of four friends, who met in grade school and began imagining a new world. It was a world of the written word, of Super-8 film, and audiota... more »
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THE NEW KLAN, HERITAGE OF HATE
Dir: Leslie Shatz, Eleanor Miller, United States, 59 min, 1978, Documentary
The new digital restoration of this rare documentary about David Duke and the Ku Klux Klan in the 1970s has not been seen for 40 years. "The New Kla... more »
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THE SWEETEST LAND
Dir: Jeffrey Teitler, United States, 64 min, 2018, Documentary
Tonight, after the gunshots, trauma pagers across the country will sound . In inner cities across America, mothers will scream and the lives of t... more »
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THE WASHING SOCIETY
Dir: Lynne Sachs, Lizzie Olesker, United States, 44 min, 2018, Documentary
When you drop off a bag of dirty laundry, who's doing the washing and folding? THE WASHING SOCIETY brings us into New York City laundromats and the... more »
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THE WRESTLER: A Q.T. MARSHALL STORY
Dir: Frank Zarrillo, United States, 75 min, 2017, Documentary
Q.T. Marshall has been independently wrestling for nearly a decade. Turning 30, and sustaining multiple injuries in the ring, his career could quite... more »
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WITHOUT THIS WORLD (OHNE DIESE WELT )
Dir: Nora Fingscheidt, Germany, 115 min, 2017, Documentary
Argentina, 2016: in a remote desert 700 Mennonites of German origin lead 18th-century lives without electricity, music, or any of the amenities mode... more »
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