Documentary Feature

A documentary film is a nonfictional motion picture intended to document some aspect of reality, primarily for the purposes of instruction or maintaining a historical record. Such films were originally shot on film stock—the only medium available—but now include video and digital productions that can be either direct-to-video, made into a TV show or released for screening in cinemas. “Documentary” has been described as a “filmmaking practice, a cinematic tradition, and mode of audience reception” that is continually evolving and is without clear boundaries.

U.S. and foreign films

The English film title, original title, country of origin and production year are listed. Foreign-language films are subtitled in English.

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Madame

Narges Kharghani | Islamic Republic of Iran | 2016 | 1:10:00 Persian with English Subtitles Facebook Cast Delavar Doostanian Behrooz Abedini Babak Ghaem Producer Narges Kharghani Viewing Instructions

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The Promise

Zeljko M Mirkovic | Serbia | 2016 | 1:14:00 French, Serbian with English Subtitles Facebook |  Twitter A century ago Rogljevo was incredibly prosperous for a remote village in far eastern corners of Serbia. The wines of Rogljevo were to be found at exhibitions in Bordeaux and Paris. But today this region is poor and deserted. Suddenly a …Read more »

Surviving Peace

Josef Avesar | Israel | 2017 | 1:00:00 Arabic, English, Hebrew with English Subtitles Facebook The film asks why the Israelis and the Palestinians—both extremely resourceful and innovative people in every other field of endeavor—suffer from stagnation of thinking and lack of imagination and innovation when it comes to making peace. Surviving Peace, a documentary film, exposes the …Read more »

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E.T. Contact: They Are Here

Caroline Cory | United States | 2017 | 1:34:00 Facebook  | Twitter “ET CONTACT: They are here” documents the jaw-dropping stories of individuals from around the world who share similar accounts of extraterrestrial and otherworldly encounters. Producer and host Caroline Cory, who has her own extensive history with the supernatural, takes the viewers on an …Read more »

Angels Of The Sky

Trent McGee, Josh Berman | United States | 2016 | 1:30:00 Facebook | Twitter The true life story of WWII pilots from the 8th Air Force, who were shot down over German territory and became POWs…told through the survivors themselves! Cast Robert Barney George Emerson Edward Stapleton Harry Selling Walter Drake Producer Trent McGee Natalia …Read more »

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Detroit Under STRESS

David Van Wie | United States | 2017 | 01:25:26 Facebook | Twitter In 1971, the Detroit Police Department begins operating one of the most controversial decoy police units ever created to battle street crime, S.T.R.E.S.S. (Stop the Robberies, Enjoy Safe Streets). After one year, Detroit becomes the city with the highest police civilian fatal shootings …Read more »

Escarpment

Roger J. Kuhns | United States | 2017 | 1:33:00 What was it like in Eastern Wisconsin 425 million years ago? What has gone on in the geologic and biologic past beneath our feet? What are the changes we’re experiencing now? What might the future hold for our land, water, environment, and communities?¬ “Escarpment” is …Read more »

Tayos

Miguel Garzon | Ecuador | 2017 | 1:26:36 Hungarian, Spanish with English Subtitles Facebook | Twitter July, 1976. For one month and a half, an impressive scientific and military enterprise takes place in Ecuador under the auspices of the British and Ecuadorian governments. It purports to explore Tayos, a legendary cave in the Amazon forest, nd has …Read more »

In The Beginning There Was Light

Peter-Arthur Straubinger | Austria | 2017 | 1:31:19 Is it possible that human beings can survive without food and fluid over many years and live on light alone? Are we confronted with quackery or with forgotten knowledge? IN THE BEGINNING THERE WAS LIGHT follows the phenomenon which only a few in our Western world are …Read more »

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25 Tracks

Fiona Cochrane | Australia | 2016 | 53:00 It’s 2011 and twentyfive plan to write, record then release a fresh song every two weeks of the year. twentyfive are two unknown, indie songwriters in a bare bones studio in the industrial West of Melbourne – Australia’s music capital. They have a studio set-up which is …Read more »