29APR 2016
BBC cats documentary

BBC cats documentary

The Secret Life of a Cat: What mischievous moggies gets up to
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25APR 2016
Vietnam War Documentaries

Vietnam War Documentaries

The reenactors are there to honor America’s warriors—”We take great pride and love in the men that serve this country, especially the men that served in the Vietnam War”—but also to take part in a grown-up version of “playing war.” Ultimately, each is there for his own reasons. One is a high school student who has already signed up to become a US Marine upon graduation. Some…

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21APR 2016
Documentaries Watch online

Documentaries Watch online

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17APR 2016
Narrative techniques in film

Narrative techniques in film

Narrative structure , a literary element, is generally described as the structural framework that underlies the order and manner in which a narrative is presented to a reader, listener, or viewer. The narrative text structures are the plot and the setting. Generally, the narrative structure of any work—be it a film, play, or novel—contains a plot, theme, and resolution. It…

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13APR 2016
New crime documentaries

New crime documentaries

True-crime stories have become a hot commodity, and Netflix is getting into the game with a new 10-part documentary series called Making a Murderer. Directed by Laura Ricciardi and Moira Demos, the show tracks the life of Steven Avery, who served 18 years for a crime DNA evidence later indicated he had not committed. Later, while fighting a legal battle over his previous incarceration…

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21FEB 2016
Roman History documentary

Roman History documentary

Following the acclaimed dramas, The Honourable Woman and The Shadow Line, Hugo Blick is working on a new series for BBC Two. The new piece about a compelling set of characters caught up in a very human moral dilemma and plays out in a setting drama very rarely takes us to, contemporary Africa. Game Changer (working title) Daniel Radcliffe and Bill Paxton to star in new factual…

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09SEP 2015
BBC documentary Planet Earth

BBC documentary Planet Earth

With a production budget of $25 million, the makers of The Blue Planet: Seas of Life crafted this epic story of life on Earth. Five years in production, with over 2, days in the field, using 40 cameramen filming across 200 locations, and shot entirely in high definition, Planet Earth is an unparalleled portrait of the third rock from the sun. This stunning television experience…

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07JAN 2016
New documentary 2014

New documentary 2014

Wed Jul 23 15:32:50 EDT 2014 Truth, the maxim goes, is stranger than fiction. And almost every week there s a feature documentary hitting theaters or VOD telling a story just as compelling, if not more, than anything that can be found in mainstream multiplexes and $200 million dollar tentpoles. Unfortunately, it s relatively rare for these films to cross over to mainstream…

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03SEP 2015
War Child documentary

War Child documentary

Film “tells a story of hope and unity that is packaged in fatigues and displayed within a heartfelt and fascinating film, ” guest contributor Richard Stellar says From backstage, Rabbi David Baron surveys the almost full house at The Saban Theatre on Wilshire Boulevard in Beverly Hills. When it’s not the venue for national touring acts like Al Dimiola or A-list comedians like…

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