103 relations: Alek Keshishian, Alex Gibney, An Inconvenient Truth, Andrew Jarecki, Ari Folman, Banksy, Barbara Kopple, Biggie & Tupac, Bowling for Columbine, Brett Morgen, Brother's Keeper (1992 film), Burma VJ, Bus 174, Capturing Reality: The Art of Documentary, Capturing the Friedmans, Carl Deal, Catfish (film), Cecilia Peck, Charles Ferguson (filmmaker), Chris Hegedus, Crumb (film), Current TV, D. A. Pennebaker, Dana Adam Shapiro, Dark Days (film), Davis Guggenheim, Dixie Chicks: Shut Up and Sing, Documentary film, Dogtown and Z-Boys, Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room, Errol Morris, Exit Through the Gift Shop, Fahrenheit 9/11, Food, Inc., Gasland, Grizzly Man, Heidi Ewing, Henry Alex Rubin, Hoop Dreams, Inside Job (2010 film), International Documentary Association top 25 documentaries, James Marsh (director), Jeffrey Friedman (filmmaker), Jennie Livingston, Jesus Camp, Joe Berlinger and Bruce Sinofsky, Jonathan Caouette, José Padilha, Josh Fox, Kevin Macdonald (director), ..., Leon Gast, Little Dieter Needs to Fly, Luc Jacquet, Madonna: Truth or Dare, Man on Wire, Marc Singer (documentarian), March of the Penguins, Marlon Riggs, Marshall Curry, Michael Moore, Morgan Spurlock, Murderball (film), Nanette Burstein, Nick Broomfield, One Day in September, Paradise Lost: The Child Murders at Robin Hood Hills, Paragraph 175 (film), Paris Is Burning (film), Penelope Spheeris, Rachel Grady, Rob Epstein, Robert Kenner, Roger & Me, Seth Gordon, Spellbound (2002 film), Spike Lee, Stacy Peralta, Steve James (producer), Street Fight (film), Super Size Me, Tarnation (2003 film), Taxi to the Dark Side, Television network, Television show, Terry Zwigoff, The Celluloid Closet, The Decline of Western Civilization Part II: The Metal Years, The Eyes of Tammy Faye, The Fog of War, The Kid Stays in the Picture, The King of Kong, The Thin Blue Line (1988 film), The War Room, Tia Lessin, Tongues Untied, Touching the Void (film), Trouble the Water, Waltz with Bashir, Werner Herzog, When the Levees Broke, When We Were Kings, World of Wonder (company), 50 Films to See Before You Die. Expand index (53 more) » « Shrink index
Alek Keshishian (Ալեք Գևորգի Քեշիշյան, born 30 July 1964 in Beirut, Lebanon) is an Armenian-American film and commercial director, writer, producer and music video director.
Philip Alexander "Alex" Gibney (born October 23, 1953) is an American documentary film director and producer.
An Inconvenient Truth is a 2006 American documentary film directed by Davis Guggenheim about former United States Vice President Al Gore's campaign to educate citizens about global warming via a comprehensive slide show that, by his own estimate made in the film, he has given more than a thousand times.
Andrew Jarecki is an American filmmaker, musician, and entrepreneur.
Ari Folman (Hebrew: ארי פולמן) (born December 17, 1962) is an Israeli film director, screenwriter and film score composer.
Banksy is an anonymous England-based graffiti artist, political activist and film director.
Barbara Kopple (born July 30, 1946) is an American film director known primarily for her documentary work.
Biggie & Tupac is a 2002 feature-length documentary film about murdered rappers Christopher "Notorious B.I.G." Wallace and Tupac "2Pac" Shakur by Nick Broomfield.
Bowling for Columbine is a 2002 American documentary film written, produced, directed, and narrated by Michael Moore.
Brett D. Morgen (born October 11, 1968) is an American documentary film director, producer and social commentator.
Brother's Keeper is a 1992 documentary directed by Joe Berlinger and Bruce Sinofsky.
Burma VJ: Reporting from a Closed Country is a 2008 Danish documentary film directed by Anders Østergaard.
Bus 174 (Ônibus 174) is a Brazilian documentary film released on October 22, 2002.
Capturing Reality: The Art of Documentary is a film and website about documentary filmmaking, directed by Pepita Ferrari.
Capturing the Friedmans is a 2003 HBO documentary film directed by Andrew Jarecki.
Carl Deal is an American documentary filmmaker and journalist.
Catfish is a 2010 American documentary film directed by Henry Joost and Ariel Schulman.
Cecilia Peck (born May 1, 1958) is an American film producer, director and actress.
Charles Henry Ferguson (born March 24, 1955) is the founder and president of Representational Pictures, Inc., and director and producer of ''No End in Sight: The American Occupation of Iraq'' (2007) and Inside Job (2010), which won the Academy Award for Best Documentary.
Chris Hegedus (born April 23, 1952) is an American documentary filmmaker and partner of D. A. Pennebaker in their company Pennebaker Hegedus Films.
Crumb is a 1994 documentary film about the noted underground cartoonist Robert Crumb (R. Crumb) and his family.
Current TV was an American television channel from August 1, 2005 to August 20, 2013.
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Dana Adam Shapiro is an American film director, best known for his directorial work on the 2006 Academy Award-nominated documentary Murderball.
Dark Days is a documentary feature made by British filmmaker Marc Singer, shot during the mid-1990s but not completed and released until the year 2000.
Philip Davis Guggenheim (born November 3, 1963) is an American film and television director and producer.
Dixie Chicks: Shut Up and Sing (also known simply as Shut Up and Sing) is a 2006 documentary film produced and directed by director Barbara Kopple and Cecilia Peck (daughter of actor Gregory Peck).
A documentary film is a nonfictional motion picture intended to document some aspect of reality, primarily for the purposes of instruction, education, or maintaining a historical record.
Dogtown and Z-Boys is an award winning 2001 documentary film directed by Stacy Peralta.
Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room is a 2005 American documentary film based on the best-selling 2003 book of the same name by Fortune reporters Bethany McLean and Peter Elkind, a study of one of the largest business scandals in American history.
Errol Mark Morris (born February 5, 1948) is an American film director primarily of documentaries examining and investigating, among other things, authorities and eccentrics.
Exit Through the Gift Shop: A Banksy Film is a 2010 British documentary film, directed by street artist Banksy.
Fahrenheit 9/11 is a 2004 American documentary film directed, written by, and starring filmmaker, director and political commentator Michael Moore.
Food, Inc. is a 2008 American documentary film directed by filmmaker Robert Kenner.
Gasland is a 2010 American documentary written and directed by Josh Fox.
Grizzly Man is a 2005 American documentary film by German director Werner Herzog.
Heidi Ewing is a director, producer, and writer of documentary films.
Henry-Alex Rubin is an American filmmaker.
Hoop Dreams is a 1994 American documentary film directed by Steve James and Simon Schumann, and written by James and Frederick Marx, with Kartemquin Films.
Inside Job is a 2010 American documentary film, directed by Charles Ferguson, about the late-2000s financial crisis.
The International Documentary Association produced in 2007 a list of the top 25 documentary films as voted by members.
James Marsh (born 30 April 1963) is a British film and documentary director best known for his work on Man on Wire, which won the 2008 Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature, and The Theory of Everything, the multi-award winning biopic of physicist Stephen Hawking released in 2014.
Jeffrey Friedman (born in Los Angeles, California on August 24, 1951) is a non-fiction filmmaker, director, producer, writer and editor.
Jennie Livingston (born February 24, 1962) is an American director best known for the 1990 documentary Paris is Burning.
Jesus Camp is a 2006 American documentary film directed by Rachel Grady and Heidi Ewing about a Charismatic Christian summer camp, where children spend their summers being taught that they have "prophetic gifts" and can "take back America for Christ".
Joe Berlinger (born 30 October 1961) and Bruce Sinofsky (31 March 1956 – 21 February 2015) were a team of American documentary filmmakers that have won cult fame and critical acclaim.
Jonathan Caouette (born November 26, 1973) is an American film director, writer, editor and actor.
José Bastos Padilha Neto (born August 1, 1967) is a Brazilian film director, producer and screenwriter.
Josh Fox (born 1972) is an American film director, playwright and environmental activist, best known for his Oscar-nominated 2010 documentary, Gasland.
Kevin Macdonald (born 28 October 1967) is a Scottish director.
Leon Gast is an American documentary film director, producer, cinematographer, and editor.
Little Dieter Needs to Fly is a 1997 German-British-French documentary film written and directed by Werner Herzog, produced by Werner Herzog Filmproduktion, and premiered on German television.
Luc Jacquet (born 5 December 1967) is a French film director and screenwriter.
Madonna: Truth or Dare (known as In Bed with Madonna outside of North America) is a 1991 American documentary film chronicling the life of American singer and songwriter Madonna during her 1990 Blond Ambition World Tour.
Man on Wire is a 2008 British-American biographical documentary film directed by James Marsh.
Marc Singer is an English documentary filmmaker.
March of the Penguins (French La Marche de l'empereur) is a 2005 French feature-length nature documentary directed and co-written by Luc Jacquet, and co-produced by Bonne Pioche and the National Geographic Society.
Marlon Troy Riggs (February 3, 1957 – April 5, 1994) was an American filmmaker, educator (professor), poet, and gay rights activist.
Marshall Curry is an American documentary director, producer, cinematographer and editor.
Michael Francis Moore (born April 23, 1954) is an American documentary filmmaker, activist, and author.
Morgan Valentine Spurlock (born November 7, 1970) is an American documentary filmmaker, humorist, television producer, screenwriter, and playwright.
Murderball is a 2005 American documentary film about athletes who are physically disabled who play wheelchair rugby.
Nanette Burstein (born May 23, 1970) is an American film and television director.
Nicholas "Nick" Broomfield (born 1948) is an English documentary film director.
One Day in September is a 1999 documentary film directed by Kevin Macdonald examining the 5 September 1972 murder of 11 Israeli athletes at the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich, Germany.
Paradise Lost: The Child Murders at Robin Hood Hills is a 1996 American documentary film directed, produced and edited by Joe Berlinger and Bruce Sinofsky about the trials of the West Memphis Three, three teenage boys accused of the May 1993 murders and sexual mutilation of three prepubescent boys as a part of an alleged satanic ritual in West Memphis, Arkansas.
Paragraph 175 is a documentary film released in 2000, directed by Rob Epstein and Jeffrey Friedman, and narrated by Rupert Everett.
Paris Is Burning is a 1991 American documentary film directed by Jennie Livingston.
Penelope Spheeris (born December 2, 1945 or 1946; sources differ) is an American film director, producer and screenwriter.
Rachel Grady is an American film director and producer.
Rob Epstein, also credited as Robert P. Epstein, is an American director, producer, writer and editor.
Robert Kenner is an American film and television director, producer, and writer.
Roger & Me is a 1989 American film written, produced, directed by and starring Michael Moore.
Seth Gordon (born July 15, 1976) is an American film director, producer, screenwriter, and film editor.
Spellbound is a 2002 documentary that was directed by Jeffrey Blitz.
Shelton Jackson "Spike" Lee (born March 20, 1957) is an American film director, producer, writer, and actor.
Stacy Peralta (born October 15, 1957) is an American director and entrepreneur.
Steve James (born March 8, 1954) is an Oscar-nominated American film producer and director of several documentaries, including Hoop Dreams (1994), Stevie (2002), and Abacus: Small Enough to Jail (2016).
Street Fight is a 2005 documentary film by Marshall Curry, chronicling Cory Booker's 2002 campaign against Sharpe James for Mayor of Newark, New Jersey.
Super Size Me is a 2004 American documentary film directed by and starring Morgan Spurlock, an American independent filmmaker.
Tarnation is a 2003 American documentary film by Jonathan Caouette.
Taxi to the Dark Side is a 2007 American documentary film directed by Alex Gibney, and produced by him, Eva Orner, and Susannah Shipman.
A television network is a telecommunications network for distribution of television program content, whereby a central operation provides programming to many television stations or pay television providers.
A television show (often simply TV show) is any content produced for broadcast via over-the-air, satellite, cable, or internet and typically viewed on a television set, excluding breaking news, advertisements, or trailers that are typically placed between shows.
Terry Zwigoff (born May 18, 1949) is an American filmmaker whose work often deals with misfits, antiheroes, and themes of alienation.
The Celluloid Closet is a 1995 American documentary film directed and written by Rob Epstein and Jeffrey Friedman.
The Decline of Western Civilization Part II: The Metal Years is a 1988 documentary film, directed by Penelope Spheeris, about the Los Angeles heavy metal scene from 1986 to 1988.
The Eyes of Tammy Faye is a 2000 documentary film about the life of Tammy Faye Bakker directed by Fenton Bailey and narrated by drag queen RuPaul.
The Fog of War: Eleven Lessons from the Life of Robert S. McNamara is a 2003 American documentary film about the life and times of former U.S. Secretary of Defense Robert S. McNamara illustrating his observations of the nature of modern warfare.
The Kid Stays in the Picture is a 1994 autobiography by film producer Robert Evans.
The King of Kong: A Fistful of Quarters is a 2007 American documentary film about competitive gaming directed by Seth Gordon.
The Thin Blue Line is a 1988 American documentary film by Errol Morris, depicting the story of Randall Dale Adams, a man convicted and sentenced to death for a murder he did not commit.
The War Room is a 1993 American documentary film about Bill Clinton's campaign for President of the United States during the 1992 presidential election.
Tia Lessin is an American documentary filmmaker.
Tongues Untied is a 1989 semi-documentary film directed by Marlon Riggs and starring Marlon Riggs, Essex Hemphill, Brian Freeman.
Touching the Void is a 2003 docudrama survival film about Joe Simpson's and Simon Yates' disastrous and near-fatal climb of Siula Grande in the Cordillera Huayhuash in the Peruvian Andes in 1985.
Trouble the Water is a 2008 documentary film produced and directed by Tia Lessin and Carl Deal, producers of Fahrenheit 9/11.
Waltz with Bashir (ואלס עם באשיר, translit. Vals Im Bashir) is a 2008 Israeli animated war documentary film written and directed by Ari Folman.
Werner Herzog (born 5 September 1942) is a German screenwriter, film director, author, actor, and opera director.
When the Levees Broke: A Requiem in Four Acts is a 2006 documentary film directed by Spike Lee about the devastation of New Orleans, Louisiana following the failure of the levees during Hurricane Katrina.
When We Were Kings is a 1996 Academy Award winning documentary film directed by Leon Gast about the famous "Rumble in the Jungle" heavyweight championship match between Muhammad Ali and George Foreman.
World of Wonder Productions is a production company founded in 1991 by filmmakers Fenton Bailey and Randy Barbato.
50 Films to See Before You Die was a television programme first shown on Channel 4 on Saturday 22 July 2006, to celebrate the relaunch of Film4 as a free-to-air TV channel available to digital terrestrial homes in the United Kingdom.