17 years after controversial Vancouver Grizzlies NBA star Bryant 'Big Country' Reeves leaves town, super-fan Kat Jayme goes on a mission to find her childhood hero and tell the story of this forgotten legend.
Ethiopian Daniel Hoek has no doubt in his mind that if his Dutch father had not abandoned him he would never have turned to crime. His Dutch father, Joop Hoek, has no doubt in his mind that if his Dutch-Indonesian father had not abandoned him he would have grown up to be a different person. In The Bastard two separate stories of an adult child and an elderly father are inextricably intertwined. Together they tell a harrowing tale about fate and DNA and about how the lack of a father influenced these lives.
Hundreds of refugee children in Sweden, who have fled with their families from extreme trauma, have become afflicted with 'uppgivenhetssyndrom,' or Resignation Syndrome. Facing deportation, they withdraw from the world into a coma-like state, as if frozen, for months, or even years.
Go where only those with enough guts and dedication can reach. Join the worlds best parkour athletes as they travel to the edge of possibility on a behind the scenes journey risking their lives to create a film about doing what they love.
Life in the Doghouse tells the inspiring story behind Danny & Ron’s Rescue, a dog rescue centre. Started by life partners Ron Danta and Danny Robertshaw, the two men were moved to act after Hurricane Katrina left thousands of dogs stranded and abandoned. The two men set up a makeshift dog sanctuary in their home and ten years later they have housed and rescued over 10,000 of these furry babies.
Season 5 opens with the Johnson family having found what they consider their perfect home in Michigan. But it turns out to be haunted, and a demon targets their son for possession. Only the power of prayer can restore peace and sanity.
Using state-of-the-art equipment, a group of activists, led by renowned dolphin trainer Ric O'Barry, infiltrate a cove near Taijii, Japan to expose both a shocking instance of animal abuse and a serious threat to human health.
In this richly penetrating documentary odyssey, Pulitzer Prize-winning food critic Jonathan Gold explores the culinary culture of Los Angeles, telling the improbable story of a revolution inspired by the pen, but driven by the palate.
In the 20th century, Richard Pryor was known as one of the best American comedian who had a defining influence to our culture. Recounting his life and work through stories of his surroundings and commentaries of experts, the film is in honor of the great comedian.
Making a Murderer is shockingly, disturbingly, infuriatingly a true story about who served 18 years in prison for the sexual assault and attempted murder of Penny Beerntsen, and who was exonerated in 2003.
This is the dramatic story of the five Russian hockey stars who helped propel the Detroit Red Wings to two Stanley Cup championships and created one of the most memorable chapters in Motor City sports history. The film gives the behind-the-scenes story of the Red Wings' strategy in luring the five Russian players, including the under-cover-of-night defections of Fedorov and Vladimir Konstantinov. It also provides new insight into many key moments in Wings' history, including coach Bowman's decision to play all the Russian Five at the same time, the bloody rivalry between the Wings and Colorado Avalanche, the 1996-97 Stanley Cup run and the horrific limousine accident that seriously injured Konstantinov and masseur Sergei Mnatsakanov in the celebration aftermath.
This biographical documentary delivers a realistic portrait of Marlon Brando, a great star who remained deliberately mysterious to the world. There are no interviewers, no talking heads, just Marlon guiding us in this creative odyssey into the mind and motivation of an enigma.
Deep in the Heart of Texas: Dave Chappelle Live at Austin City Limits
IMDb: 8201766 min
The film begins with the main character is Dave Chappelle. In this, he gives his opinion about racially charged run-ins, celebrity scandals and fatherly dilemmas in his stand-up set at Austin's Moody Theater.
The movie explores one of pop culture's best kept secrets - the resounding influence of gothic punk role playing games World of Darkness and Vampire. Fans and fervent partakers are interviewed and discuss the massive impact they had
Tales by Light is an Australian documentary reality television series airing on National Geographic. The program is branded content and a joint venture between National Geographic and Canon which follows a number of professional photographers travelling around the world to capture images which tell a story.
A 50-minute National Geographic drama documentary following the adventures of the geologist Karl Mauch and the archaeologist Gertrude Caton Thompson to unravel the mysteries around the ancient mighty city, the Great Zimbabwe.
A Week in Watts is a feature length documentary that follows Los Angeles police officers as they embark on an innovative program mentoring promising students from the harsh, gang-infested Watts neighborhood.
When filmmaker and investigative journalist Frances Causey, a daughter of the South, set out to explore the continuing racial divisions in the US, what she discovered was that the politics of slavery didn't end with the Civil War. In an astonishingly candid look at the United States' original sin, The Long Shadow traces slavery's history from America's founding up through its insidious ties to racism today.
Ganges tells about the natural history of the River Ganges in India and Bangladesh. It includes the variety of animals and habitats, the programmes also feature the cultures, traditions and religions of the very large human population that it supports. For Hindus, the Ganges is a sacred river.
The documentary chronicles the downfall of wealthy wrestling benefactor John du Pont, who opened a training facility for the U.S as well as recounts the paranoid downward spiral of him and the murder of Olympic wrestler Dave Schultz.
Being the Brontes is a documentary on the lives of the Bronte family produced to mark the 200th anniversary of Charlotte's birth, discovering the inspiration behind two Brontes sisters' classic novels.