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The World Within
rating:3.1

The World Within

1990Runtime:0 minutes
Influential Swiss psychiatrist Carl Jung riffs on the images from his own subconscious in these rarely seen interviews based on his famed Red Book, in which the renowned thinker kept a record of his dreams and fantasies. Jung also extemporizes on memory, archetypal figures and the importance of ritual. Bonus features include "Remembering Jung," a 20-minute collection of Jung reminiscences from British writer Laurens Vander Post.

Directed by:

  • Suzanne Wagner
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    Derrida
    rating:3.1

    Derrida

    2002Runtime:0 minutes
    The master of deconstruction -- French philosopher Jacques Derrida -- is himself deconstructed in this documentary directed by Kirby Dick and Amy Ziering Kofman. Witty and knowing, Derrida is just as fascinating a film subject as he is an intellectual. The world never got to watch great minds such as Plato and Socrates in action, but thanks to modern technology, this film captures one of the brilliant thinkers of the 20th century.

    Directed by:

  • Kirby Dick
  • Amy Ziering Kofman
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    Escape Fire: The Fight to Rescue American Healthcare
    rating:3.1

    Escape Fire: The Fight to Rescue American Healthcare

    2012Runtime:0 minutes
    This documentary starkly outlines the crises the United States faces in its quest to provide affordable medical care to the nation's citizens. In response to these problems, the filmmakers propose lower-cost alternatives to high-tech medicine.

    Directed by:

  • Matthew Heineman
  • Susan Froemke
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    Hidden Heroes
    rating:3.1

    Hidden Heroes

    1999Runtime:0 minutes
    Through narratives, period film and still photographs, this compelling documentary chronicles the harrowing stories of Dutch Jews who were persecuted and methodically isolated at the hands of the Nazis. The subjects -- all children during World War II -- recount their resonating tales of terror and subsequent deliverance thanks to the brave Dutch souls of the resistance, who saw the fallacy in Adolf Hitler's extermination plan.

    Directed by:

  • Karen Pascal
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    An Unlikely Weapon: The Eddie Adams Story
    rating:3.1

    An Unlikely Weapon: The Eddie Adams Story

    2008Runtime:0 minutes
    Filmmaker Susan Morgan takes a provocative look at the wide-ranging career of Pulitzer Prize-winning photographer Eddie Adams, best known for his photo of the summary execution of a Vietcong guerilla fighter in the streets of Saigon in 1968. Cooper reveals the many sides of Adams's work, including his 1977 visual essay of Vietnamese "boat people" refugees, his later commercial gigs snapping glamour shots of celebrities and more.

    Directed by:

  • Susan Morgan
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    Waiting for Armageddon
    rating:3.1

    Waiting for Armageddon

    2009Runtime:0 minutes
    In this eye-opening, equitable documentary, filmmakers Kate Davis, David Heilbroner and Franco Sacchi explore the lives of evangelical Christians who believe that Armageddon is imminent and that Israel will be the site of Christ's second coming. The film follows evangelicals as they prepare for the apocalypse and examines how their beliefs have influenced the U.S. government's relationships with Israel and the Muslim world.

    Directed by:

  • Kate Davis
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    Diana: Life Through a Lens
    rating:3.1

    Diana: Life Through a Lens

    2007Runtime:0 minutes
    Photographer Jayne Fincher shares her experiences as part of Princess Diana's press corps in this documentary. Fincher, who photographed Diana for 17 years, reveals behind-the-scenes insight into the media phenomenon surrounding the famous royal. Often called "the Most Photographed Woman in the World," Diana was under the media's constant glare, but who created her public image -- the monarchy, the press, her devoted fans or Diana herself?

    Directed by:

  • Emma Sayce
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    Soldiers Pay
    rating:3.1

    Soldiers Pay

    2004Runtime:0 minutes
    Filmmaker David O. Russell's revealing documentary provides insight into the Iraq War through interviews with people from various backgrounds and with differing opinions on America's involvement in Iraq. Shot during the war, the film features interviews with journalists, veterans of the war, politicians, Iraqis who fled to the U.S. to escape Saddam Hussein's regime, psychologists, a Marine general who served in the Gulf War and many others.

    Directed by:

  • David O. Russell
  • Tricia Regan
  • Juan Carlos Zaldivar
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    Katrina's Children
    rating:3.1

    Katrina's Children

    2008Runtime:0 minutes
    Training her lens on the plight of children affected by Hurricane Katrina, filmmaker Laura Belsey profiles 19 kids whose lives were torn asunder in 2005 when one of the deadliest hurricanes in U.S. history hit the Southern coast. Shot three years after the storm, the film explores the children's memories about surviving the experience and also shadows them and their families as they work to rebuild their lives.

    Directed by:

  • Laura Belsey
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    108
    rating:3.1

    108

    2010Runtime:0 minutes
    In this moving documentary, director Renate Costa delves into the life of his uncle Rodolfo, a free spirit who was arrested and tortured after being included on one of Paraguayan dictator Alfredo Stroessner's 108 lists of suspected homosexuals. While it celebrates Rodolfo's remarkable joie de vivre in the face of tyranny, the film also shines a light into a dark episode of Paraguayan history that reverberates through the country today.

    Directed by:

  • Renate Costa
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    Mamachas del Ring
    rating:3.1

    Mamachas del Ring

    2009Runtime:0 minutes
    This heartfelt documentary tells the tale of Carmen Rosa, aka the Champion, who smashed barriers -- and bones -- in the male-dominated world of Bolivian lucha libre when she entered the ring in 2004. However, her wrestling dream came true at a price. Banned from the sport she loves, Rosa forms her own all-female wrestling league with some fellow women fighters, but when her husband gives her an ultimatum, will she choose her family or her sport?

    Directed by:

  • Betty M. Park
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    Reluctant Saint: Francis of Assisi
    rating:3.1

    Reluctant Saint: Francis of Assisi

    2003Runtime:0 minutes
    Pamela Mason Wagner produced this in-depth look at the life of Saint Francis, whose legacy lives on in the hearts of countless Catholics. Set in his native Umbria, Italy, the film details the events and influences that made him who he was. Known as everything from a soldier to a businessman to a nature enthusiast, Saint Francis was much more than that. Actor Liev Schreiber narrates and Robert Sean Leonard provides Francis's voice.

    Directed by:

  • Pamela Mason Wagner
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    Red Birds
    rating:3.1

    Red Birds

    2009Runtime:0 minutes
    Director Brigitte Cornand matches the voices and thoughts of 14 female artists, including Louise Bourgeois and Kiki Smith, with film footage of the various bird species she associates with them. The subjects' serious reflections on their struggles and conflicts as female artists are given a wry perspective by the images of their avian counterparts, ranging from cardinals to chickadees, wood pigeons and blue jays.

    Directed by:

  • Brigitte Cornand
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    Long Night's Journey into Day
    rating:3.1

    Long Night's Journey into Day

    2000Runtime:0 minutes
    After the South African government dismantled apartheid, it created the Truth and Reconciliation Commission, promising amnesty to perpetrators of politically motivated crimes if they confessed at public hearings. This powerful documentary -- which received many international honors, including a Best Documentary Oscar nomination and the Sundance Film Festival Grand Jury Prize -- uses trial footage, newsreels and interviews to follow four cases.

    Directed by:

  • Deborah Hoffman
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    Whiz Kids
    rating:3.1

    Whiz Kids

    2009Runtime:0 minutes
    In this inspirational documentary, filmmaker Tom Shepard follows three gifted high school students as they advance into the final rounds of the Science Talent Search, America's most venerable science competition. As it reveals how these prodigies have risen above personal obstacles to reach their dreams, the film examines why most American students lag behind global standards in science achievement.

    Directed by:

  • Tom Shepard
  • Tina DiFeliciantonio
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    Split Decision
    rating:3.1

    Split Decision

    2000Runtime:0 minutes
    Jesus "El Matador" Chavez was a gifted boxer poised to become a force to be reckoned with in the American boxing world. That is, before a prior criminal conviction forced his deportation to his native Mexico. As Jesus struggles to return to his former life in America, he must come to terms with the country of his birth. Documentarian Marcy Garriott's film presents a complex character study of a true victim of circumstance.

    Directed by:

  • Marcy Garriott
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    Now and Then
    rating:3.8

    Now and Then

    1995Runtime:0 minutes
    Waxing nostalgic about the bittersweet passage from childhood to puberty in this tender coming-of-age tale, four childhood girlfriends -- Teeny, Chrissy, Samantha and Roberta -- recall the magical summer of 1970. During their walk down memory lane, they reconcile experiences with boys, secrets, bullies and more. Lesli Linka Glatter directs; Gaby Hoffmann, Ashleigh Aston Moore, Cloris Leachman, Thora Birch and Christina Ricci co-star.

    Directed by:

  • Lesli Linka Glatter
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    Now and Then (1995)
    A heartwarming movie about four childhood girlfriends who, in adulthood reunion, relive their experience of the life-changing summer of 1970, including a mystery death, divorce, standing up to the boys, first kiss, and the meaning of true friendship. Each explores her unique identity amidst family and friends. Beautifully directed by Lesli Linka Glatter.
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