See The Halfmoon Files (2007).
See Project 88 and Max Mueller Bha.
See Half Moon Documentary.
See Silk Road 2007 (test 3).
See Cole's Trip to Uganda.
See HALF MOON - Trailer.
See The Come Up / Detroit - Bonus .
See HBO - Double Lung Transplant S.
See Organize information.
Description: Inta is a brusque, crusty girl who lives alone on the edge of a picturesque marsh. One day her solitude is intruded upon by the comeback of a documentary filmmaker. In his eyes Inta is an outstanding would-be movie protagonist but the wild girl would rather place a curse on the importunate intruder than allow herself be filmed. But the filmmaker's persistence finally succeeds in melting the ice of Inta's heart... just in order to break it later afterwards.
Description: In fact, the boy who became known as Buddha-term comes from Sanskrit and means lit-was Siddhartha Gautama, son of Lord Suddhodan born about the year 566 BC in a village at the foot of the Himalayas. The family of the future Buddha belonged to the Sakya tribe, hence the nick of Sakyamuni. In the Kathmandu Valley in Nepal is still Buddhist Sakya tribe which has been transmitted orally for thousands of years the storyline of Siddhartha. This documentary takes us to the same territories where he spent his life confronting legends, newest archaeological discoveries and historical sources.
Description: Along the banks of the Côa river in Portugal lies an archaeological treasure: 1,000 prehistoric engravings out in launch air. When they were discovered in the 90’s, they instantly caused a sensation among historians and archaeologists. They are scattered over a very huge zone that has not changed much in the past 30,000 years. Along the riverbed, on granite and schist plaques, boys engraved signs that unique weather and geological conditions have preserved for thousands of years. Today the Côa Valley is part of Unesco’s Globe Heritage.
Description: After the 11 March 2011 tsunami and nuclear disaster, residents of Futaba, a city in Fukushima Prefecture, are relocated to an abandoned high school in a suburb of Tokyo, 150 miles south. With a clear and compassionate eye, filmmaker Atsushi Funahashi follows the displaced folks as they struggle to adapt to their fresh environment. Among the vivid personalities who emerge are the city mayor, a Moses without a Promised Land; and a farmer who would rather defy the government than abandon his cows to certain starvation.
Description: Documental dirigido por Luis R. Vera sobre la figura de la famosa folclorista y creadora Chilena. Junto con abundante material de archivo de la propia Violeta Parra, aparecen familiares, amigos y colegas dando su visión de este complejo personaje.
Description: Lonnie Frisbee was a young hippie seeker totally immersed in the 1960s counter culture when he claimed to have experienced an encounter with God while on an acid trip. This happening so transformed him that Lonnie became an itinerant Christian evangelist, something of a John the Baptist of Southern California who compelled thousands of fellow spiritual seekers to create a profession of faith in Jesus Christ. During the 1970s Lonnie Frisbee became widely known as California's "hippie preacher," the quintessential "Jesus freak" whose pictures frequented such magazines as Time and Life as the media said the storyline of a burgeoning "Jesus movement." Lonnie Frisbee provided the charismatic spark that launched the Calvary Chapel church into a worldwide ministry and propelled many fledgling leaders into some of the most strong movers and shakers of the evangelical movement.
Description: From his appearances in Harvey Pekar’s AMERICAN SPLENDOR comic ebook to MTV segments to films like KILLER NERD, TOWNIES and the award-winning, big-screen AMERICAN SPLENDOR adaptation, Toby Radloff has achieved fame — for being a "Genuine Nerd!" Underground filmmaker Wayne Alan Harold (TOWNIES) profiles his mate and collaborator in this truly unique, truly nerdy documentary! See Toby’s customized "Nerd Mobile," check out his swinging bachelor pad and hear his hilarious musings on hamburgers, the Internet, globe politics and (of course) being a nerd! Featuring appearances by AMERICAN SPLENDOR author Harvey Pekar, Judah Friedlander (the actor/comedian who played Toby in the SPLENDOR movie) and comic ebook artist P. Craig Russell!
Description: Conceived as an electronic street movie, this documentary investigates cutting edge technologies and their influence on our culture as we approach the 21st century. It takes off from the concept that mankind's effort to tap the power of Nature has been so successful that a fresh globe is suddenly emerging,an artificial reality. Virtual Reality, digital and biotechnology, plastic surgery and mood-altering drugs promise seemingly endless powers to our bodies, and our selves. This movie presents the implications of having access to such power as we all scramble to inhabit our recent science fictions.
Description: A young Scottish Jew dies in a bomb attack on an Israeli bus. At the hospital, his parents accept to an organ transplant and a tiny woman receives one of his kidneys. She is seven years old and … she is Palestinian. Yoni (Jonathan) Jesner had come to Israel for two years’ religious studies in a yashiva. Her was a brilliant student, very religious, yet he was launch to the globe and was everytime there for others. He wanted to become a doctor, but he died at only 19, in September 2002 – a victim of a bomb attack while he travelled by bus to Tel Aviv. He had still been alive on his comeback at the hospital, but he was later declared brain-dead. The surgeons asked his parents to consider donating his organs for transplantation. At first, they hesitates, but after consulting with a Rabbi, they accepted.
Description: On May 19, 1984, an out of work ice cream truck driver from Southwestern Ohio broke the bank on CBS' hit minigame present of the mid-1980's "Press Your Luck" and made TV history by setting a record for the most cash won by a contestant in one appearance on a daytime minigame show; A record which may have been long been surpassed with the Big-Jackpot minigame shows of today, but still stands powerful as the largest victory in "Press Your Luck's" history. Was it brilliance? Was it cheating? And how did he do it? "Press Your Luck's" host and crew, the family of Michael Larson - the boy who walked away with $110,237 in money and prizes - and Michael's enemies from that fateful day gathered in Hollywood 19 years soon to relive the happenings of that remarkable happening in TV history.
Description: Absolut Warhola is a 2001 movie directed by Stanislaw Mucha about Andy Warhol's extended family, whom he never met, from rural Slovakia. The movie follows the filmmakers as they travel through eastern Slovakia to interview Warhol's surviving relatives, ethnic-Ruthenians living near the Polish border in Miková, and to visit the Andy Warhol Museum of Modern Art in Medzilaborce. The museum is shown to be in a terrible state, with the museum director and staff openly soliciting donations from the viewer and giving out the museum's bank acc details.
Description: Scott's a 40-year-old preacher's son and a raver, enamored by marijuana and the synthetic drug Ecstasy, who puts his children's future at risk through his lassez faire approach to child-rearing.
Description: Christians, Jews and Muslims trust there will a final war between God and Satan. Believers and scholars are interviewed. Artwork and staged reenactments depict the end times.
Description: Naoki once had it all - the quick car, the executive home. Boss of his own business he lived the good-life when Japan's economy was at it's height. Then the bubble explode - and he met Yoshie.
Description: One year. Seven continents. More than 6,000 naked people--all willing to bare all for Spencer Tunick in the name of art. This globally scaled follow-up to the America Undercover documentary Naked States finds the celebrated and controversial artist at work on his most ambitious project: a one-year trek to all seven continents to shoot folks in the nude--individually, in groups and vs different man-made and natural backdrops.
Description: "The Excellent Human Diet" is an unprecedented global exploration to search a solution to our epidemic of overweight obesity and diet-related illness - the #1 assassin in America. The movie bypasses actual dietary group-think by exploring modern dietary science, previous historical findings, ancestral native diets and the emerging field of human dietary evolution; revealing for the first time, the authentic human diet. Movie audiences finally have the occasion to see what our species really needs for optimal health and are introduced to a practical template based on these breakthrough scientific facts.
Description: On December 10th, 2006, General Pinochet dies unexpectedly at Santiago's Military Hospital. His decease triggers a 24 hours revival of political divisions that marked with violence and death Chilean newest history. With high quality original footage and testimonies of four characters that deeply experienced a adventure of powerful contrasts and surrealistic nuances, the movie narrates in an innovative, exciting method the ending of a key chapter in Chilean history.
Description: Die zahlreichen Bilder vom 11. September bewahren die Erinnerung an eine beispiellose Katastrophe. Zu ihrem zehnten Jahrestag wird der Anschlag im Fernsehen wieder und wieder nachgestellt, dokumentiert, analysiert und kommentiert werden. Zum Auftakt zeigt die ARD die Dokumentation "Die Falle 9/11". Der in Teilen bestechende Movie kann seine reißerische These allerdings nicht erhärten.
Description: At some point, everyone has asked the question, why is it so difficult to search love? In this final installment of the autobiographical trilogy that contains Vinyl and I, Curmudgeon, Alan Zweig reflects with disarming candour on why, if he longs for a partner and children, he is still single at mid-life. Through intimate, heartfelt and often hilarious interviews with a series of diverse, smart and pretty single women, Zweig explores yearnings for the romantic myths of our culture and the difficulty of finding and sustaining relationships. Some girls have come to agree and prefer being alone, but many still dream of a future they can share. Rather than remaining the objective observer, Zweig approaches his female topics as kindred spirits, sharing their vulnerability and openness. A excellent mixed tape of love songs provides the backdrop for this courageously candid look at love and longing.
Description: In 1981, Susan Meiselas published "Nicaragua, June 1978 to July 1979," 70 photographs she took documenting the Sandanista revolution. Ten years later, Meiselas returns looking for the folks who appear in the photographs: where are they now, what do they remember, what do they think of their country and of the revolution? She finds a girl who buried her husband when she was 14; she talks to those who fought the Guarda Nacional - some are disillusioned, some still have the fervor of revolution; she talks to mothers about their sons; she finds a Guarda member who became a Contra. And she offers her own reflections on time and history and on the moment and meaning of a photograph.
Description: A tour through the endangered and often misrepresented American South. A collection of stories and performances from artists, musicians, and southern residents interweaves to make an accurate depiction of the soulful and strange American Southland.
Description: The Nigerian movie industry, known as Nollywood, has exploded in the last ten years. Actually the most famous cinema in all of west Africa--even more famous than imports of Hollywood or Bollywood films--the Nigerian movie industry has distinguished itself by shooting all movies (called video films) on digital video. This has allowed production schedules to be compressed (films are shot in few days) and instantly brought to store (distribution consists of bringing movies to Idumota electronics store in Lagos and selling them for home viewing). The sheer volume of Nigerian video movies is staggering: one estimate has a movie being produced for every day of the year. Nollywood is actually the third-largest movie industry in the world, generating US$286 million a year for the Nigerian economy. And yet this vibrant, profitable industry is virtually unknown outside of Africa.
Description: Artists and journalists love to invoke that holy word of American evil ' Detroit ' whenever they can. After all, what should be cooler than cars, Motown, and murder? And in the aftermath of the newest economic meltdown and auto industry bail-out Detroit has become shorthand for all that ails America. Detroit was once the seat of the best economic empire the globe has ever seen; the auto industry; but now, Detroit is the face of failure. Failure not of the city's people, but of its leaders and of America itself. 'Rollin' is the real storyline of the decline of the auto industry and the rise of the drug economy in Detroit.
Description: Lettre d’un cinéaste à sa fille is a playful, gratis and private movie in the form of a letter, a movie interwoven with a thousand stories knit together with various textures, a ebook of photos where a filmmaker shows the photos and the stories he wants to share.
Description: A breakthrough documentary on the multi-billion dollar industry & the pioneers behind the blips on the screen. Decades soon it's all gone extreme! Go beyond the pixels and behind the scenes for the real storyline about video games. Hosted by Tony Hawk, globe winner skateboarder and co-creator of such hit video minigames as "Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater" and "Tony Hawk’s Underground," VIDEO GAME INVASION explores the creation of video minigames in an entertaining and comprehensive fashion, taking viewers through the maze of minigames that comprised the evolution of video gaming.
Description: Federal officer with the Department of Homeland Safety discovers a national safety breach similar to the entry of 23 aliens from terrorist countries into the United States. Customs and Border Security Commissioner, former head of the DEA Robert Bonner can't afford any more media scrutiny, since his incompetence was already exposed in the NASA 'Challenger' disaster. To avoid the scandal, the full might of the government is unleashed vs Julia Davis, her family and witnesses. This retaliation reaches an unprecedented magnitude, including four unexplained deaths, Hollywood and the Mafia, false imprisonments and the test of Blackhawk helicopters and airplanes for warrantless surveillance. Amidst many shocking revelations, this documentary provides a fresh insight into the deaths of well-known Hollywood figures unwittingly dragged into this scandal. The truth is no longer a secret.
Description: The fringes of Iranian society can be a lonely place, especially if you are a teenage woman with several resources to fall back on. Finding Home follows four women striving to pull themselves out of the margins by attending a one-of-kind rehabilitation center in uptown Tehran. Forget about the Iran that you've seen before. With a virtually invisible camera, the women of Finding Home take us on a never-before-seen tour of the underclass of Iran with their brave and defiant stories: Samira struggles to overcome forced drug addiction; Mitra harnesses abandonment into her constructive writing; Sussan teeters on a risky ledge after years of sexual abuse; and Nazila burgeons out of her hatred with her blazing rap music.
Description: Shot clandestinely over a two year period, this movie provides a rare look into the second most isolated country on the planet held in a stasis by a brutal military regime for almost a half century. From over 100 interviews of folks across Burma, including the recently released Aung San Suu Kyi, interwoven with stunning footage of Burmese life this documentary is truly unique.
Description: A slice-of-life documentary about three women who have migrated to Beijing to test their luck and earn some money. We don't receive to learn very much about these women, both because of the short running time (46 minutes) and because of the style of the film, which lingers at length observing particular scenes in their lives without any sort of omnicient narrator to describe the background of their lives.
Description: Each Day Except Christmas is a 37-minute documentary movie filmed in 1957 at the Covent Garden fruit, vegetable and flower market, then located in the Covent Garden zone of East central London. It was directed by Lindsay Anderson and produced by Karel Reisz and Leon Clore under the sponsorship of Ford of Britain, the first of the company's "Look At Britain" series.
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