Filmmaker Michael McNamara spotlights PolyGram Filmed Entertainment, which released many big movies.
Filmmaker Mike Corbera interviews friends and colleagues of the successful rapper.
In 1956, geologist Marion King Hubbard proposed the peak oil theory: Once easily extractable oil reserves are depleted, demand will exceed supply and the natural-gas-dependent global economy will…
Ten soldiers who suffered traumatic injuries during the Iraq war discuss their experiences with actor James Gandolfini.
Filmmaker Davis Guggenheim follows Al Gore on the lecture circuit, as the former presidential candidate campaigns to raise public awareness of the dangers of global warming and calls for…
In the early 20th century, three Southern communities forcibly remove African-Americans from the population.
Filmmaker Andrew Shapter shows the development of American music, using artists to reveal a current schism in the field, which separates into a homogenous corporate product and into more…
Six blind Tibetan teenagers, shunned by their culture as sinners or possessed by demons, band together to climb the north side of Mount Everest. With the inspiration of their fiery, blind teacher…
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Political documentary filmmaker Michael Moore explores the circumstances that lead to the 1999 Columbine High School massacre and, more broadly, the proliferation of guns and the high homicide…
Evan Scott Perry received a diagnosis of bipolar disorder when he was a preteen, and in 2005, committed suicide at the age of 15. There was a family history of mental illness; his Uncle Scott had…