195 relations: A Matter of Taste, A Story of People in War and Peace, Aaron Swartz, Ai Weiwei, Ai Weiwei: The Fake Case, Albinism, Alexandra Pelosi, An Honest Liar, Andrew and Jeremy Get Married, Anonymous (group), Ariel Dorfman, Assassination of John F. Kennedy, B92, Barbadians, Battle for Jerusalem, BBC, BBC Online, Bigfoot, Billie Jean King, Black Panther Party, Black Sun (2005 film), Blackfish (film), BLAST (telescope), BLAST! (2008 film), Bob Dylan, Bobby Riggs, Bolshoi Ballet, Borat, Cartel Land, Chuck Connelly, City of Ghosts (2017 film), Cod Wars, Cutie and the Boxer, David Grubin, Dear Zachary: A Letter to a Son About His Father, Dieter Dengler, Dmitry Salita, Dog Day Afternoon, Dolce Vita Africana, Dreamcatcher (2015 film), Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, Evel Knievel, Every Good Marriage Begins with Tears, Evo Morales, Fall of Saigon, Fame (musical), FC Barcelona, Flipping Out (film), Flying: Confessions of a Free Woman, Francis Heaulme, ..., From the Sea to the Land Beyond, Gareth Jones (journalist), Garrincha, George Blake, George W. Bush, Gianni Versace, Girl Model, Google and the World Brain, Guerrilla: The Taking of Patty Hearst, Happiness (2014 film), Harry Belafonte, Heinrich Himmler, Hiroshima, India's Daughter, International Day of Peace, Iran hostage crisis, Iraq in Fragments, Iron Ladies of Liberia, Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant, Ivy Meeropol, James Randi, Jamie Kastner, Jeremy Gilley, Jim: The James Foley Story, John Wojtowicz, Jonestown, Josip Broz Tito, Journeys with George, Jyllands-Posten Muhammad cartoons controversy, K2, Kalachakra, Kazuhiro Soda, Lalit Vachani, Large Hadron Collider, Last Days in Vietnam, Lee Atwater, Leslie Woodhead, Little Dieter Needs to Fly, Love hotel, Love Is All (2014 film), Mahatma Gandhi, Malick Sidibé, Marc Dreier, Mark Kidel, Martin Luther King Jr., Matthew VanDyke, Michael Cleary (priest), Mikhail Morosov, Miriam Makeba, Motion Picture Association of America film rating system, Moura Budberg, Muhammad, Murder of Zachary Turner, Murderball (film), Muscle Shoals (film), Nagorno-Karabakh War, Nelson Mandela, New York Cosmos (1970–85), New York Doll, New York Dolls, Nick Yarris, Nicky Haslam, Northern Ireland Assembly, Once in a Lifetime: The Extraordinary Story of the New York Cosmos, One Day in September, Oona King, Pannonica de Koenigswarter, Particle Fever, Patty Hearst, Paul Liebrandt, Peace One Day, Pelé, People's Army of Vietnam, Pervez Musharraf, Please Vote for Me, Point and Shoot (film), Power Trip (film), Prodigal Sons (film), Pussy Riot, Pussy Riot: A Punk Prayer, Racing Dreams, Raqqa, Robert Capa, Robert F. Kennedy, Roman Polanski: Wanted and Desired, Salt March, Sanjay Dutt, Searching for Sugar Man, Shayfeencom, Shillong, Silibil N' Brains, Six-Day War, Sixto Rodriguez, Smash & Grab, Sonita (film), Standing in the Shadows of Motown, Startup.com, Steven M. Wise, Surviving Progress, Tanzania, Taxi to the Dark Side, The Big Melt, The Burning Season (2008 film), The Decent One, The Devil Came on Horseback, The Eagle Huntress, The Family (Australian New Age group), The Fear of 13, The Funk Brothers, The Gatekeepers (film), The Great Hip Hop Hoax, The House I Live In (2012 film), The Internet's Own Boy, The Monastery: Mr. Vig and the Nun, The Notorious Mr. Bout, The Prisoner or: How I Planned to Kill Tony Blair, The Queen of Versailles, The Summit (2012 film), Thelonious Monk, They Marched Into Sunlight, This Film Is Not Yet Rated, Thomas Lynch (poet), Tim Hetherington, To Be and to Have, TPB AFK, Troy Duffy, TV Junkie, Tyke (elephant), Unlocking the Cage, Velorama (film), Vietnam War, Viktor Bout, We Are Legion, Web Junkie, Werner Herzog, West Lake Restaurant, Wheel of Time (film), When China Met Africa, Why We Fight (2005 film), Winged Migration, World Karting Association, (T)error, 2,500 year celebration of the Persian Empire, 2004 Madrid train bombings, 5 Broken Cameras. Expand index (145 more) » « Shrink index
A Matter of Taste: Serving Up Paul Liebrandt is a documentary that follows the career of chef Paul Liebrandt over the course of a decade in New York City.
A Story of People in War and Peace is a 2007 Armenian documentary film about Armenian filmmaker Vardan Hovhannisyan personal understanding of the human costs of war.
Aaron Hillel Swartz (November 8, 1986January 11, 2013) was an American computer programmer, entrepreneur, writer, political organizer, and Internet hacktivist.
Ai Weiwei (born 28 August 1957 in Beijing) is a Chinese contemporary artist and activist.
Ai Weiwei The Fake Case is a 2013 documentary film about Chinese artist and activist Ai Weiwei, directed by Danish filmmaker Andreas Johnsen.
Albinism in humans is a congenital disorder characterized by the complete or partial absence of pigment in the skin, hair and eyes.
Alexandra C. Pelosi (born October 5, 1970) is an American journalist, documentary filmmaker, and writer.
An Honest Liar is a 2014 biographical feature film documentary, directed and produced by Justin Weinstein and Tyler Measom, written by Weinstein, Greg O'Toole and Measom, produced through Left Turn Films, Pure Mutt Productions and Part2 Filmworks, and distributed by Abramorama.
Andrew and Jeremy Get Married is a 2004 British documentary film written and directed by Don Boyd for the BBC.
Anonymous is a decentralized international hacktivist group that is widely known for its various DDOS cyber attacks against several governments, government institutions & government agencies, corporations, and the Church of Scientology.
Vladimiro Ariel Dorfman (born May 6, 1942) is an Argentine-Chilean-American novelist, playwright, essayist, academic, and human rights activist.
John F. Kennedy, the 35th President of the United States, was assassinated on Friday, November 22, 1963, at 12:30 p.m. in Dallas, Texas, while riding in a presidential motorcade through Dealey Plaza.
RTV B92 or simply B92, is a Serbian news station and television and radio broadcaster with national coverage headquartered in Belgrade, Serbia.
Barbadians or Bajans are the people who are identified with the country of Barbados, be it the citizens of the country or their descendants in the Barbadian diaspora.
The Battle for Jerusalem occurred from December 1947 to 18 July 1948, during the 1947–48 Civil War in Mandatory Palestine.
The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) is a British public service broadcaster.
BBC Online, formerly known as BBCi, is the BBC's online service.
In North American folklore, Bigfoot or Sasquatch is a hairy, upright-walking,ape-like being who reportedly dwells in the wilderness and leaves behind large footprints.
Billie Jean King (née Moffitt; born November 22, 1943) is an American former World No. 1 professional tennis player.
The Black Panther Party or the BPP (originally the Black Panther Party for Self-Defense) was a political organization founded by Bobby Seale and Huey Newton in October 1966.
Black Sun is a documentary film directed by Gary Tarn.
Blackfish is a 2013 American documentary film directed by Gabriela Cowperthwaite.
The Balloon-borne Large Aperture Submillimeter Telescope (BLAST) is a submillimeter telescope that hangs from a high-altitude balloon.
BLAST! is a feature-length documentary by Paul Devlin.
Bob Dylan (born Robert Allen Zimmerman, May 24, 1941) is an American singer-songwriter, author, and painter who has been an influential figure in popular music and culture for more than five decades.
Robert Larimore Riggs (February 25, 1918 – October 25, 1995) was an American tennis champion who was the World No. 1 or the World co-No.
The Bolshoi Ballet is an internationally renowned classical ballet company, based at the Bolshoi Theatre in Moscow, Russian Federation.
Borat! Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan (or simply Borat) is a 2006 British-American mockumentary comedy film written and produced by British comedian Sacha Baron Cohen who also plays the title character, Borat Sagdiyev, a fictitious Kazakh journalist travelling through the United States recording real-life interactions with Americans.
Cartel Land is a 2015 American documentary film directed by Matthew Heineman about the Mexican Drug War, especially vigilante groups fighting Mexican drug cartels.
Chuck Connelly (born January 7, 1955 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania) is an American painter.
City of Ghosts is a 2017 American documentary film about the Syrian media activist group Raqqa Is Being Slaughtered Silently, directed by Matthew Heineman.
The Cod Wars (Þorskastríðin, "the cod strife", or Landhelgisstríðin, "the wars for the territorial waters") were a series of confrontations between the United Kingdom and Iceland on fishing rights in the North Atlantic.
Cutie and the Boxer is a 2013 American documentary film produced, shot, and directed by Zachary Heinzerling.
David Grubin (born 1944) is an American documentary filmmaker, who has produced and directed numerous films, many of which are best known from airing on PBS.
Dear Zachary: A Letter to a Son About His Father is a 2008 American documentary conceived and created by Kurt Kuenne.
Dieter Dengler (May 22, 1938 – February 7, 2001) was a German-born United States Navy aviator during the Vietnam War and later a private aircraft test pilot and commercial airline pilot.
Dmitry Salita (Дмитрий Салита; Дмитро Саліта; born April 4, 1982), born Dmitriy Aleksandrovich Lekhtman, is an American professional boxer, world title challenger, and promoter.
Dog Day Afternoon is a 1975 American crime drama film directed by Sidney Lumet, written by Frank Pierson, and produced by Martin Bregman and Martin Elfand.
Dolce Vita Africana is a British 2008 documentary film.
Dreamcatcher is a 2015 British-American documentary film directed by Kim Longinotto focusing on Brenda Myers-Powell, a former professional who runs The Dreamcatcher Foundation, a charity which helps women in Chicago leave the sex industry.
Ellen Johnson Sirleaf (born 29 October 1938) is a Liberian politician who served as the 24th President of Liberia from 2006 to 2018.
Robert Craig Knievel Jr. (October 17, 1938 – November 30, 2007), professionally known as Evel Knievel, was an American stunt performer, painter and entertainer.
Every Good Marriage Begins with Tears is a 2006 British documentary film produced, directed and written by Simon Chambers.
Juan Evo Morales Ayma (born October 26, 1959), popularly known as Evo, is a Bolivian politician and cocalero activist who has served as President of Bolivia since 2006.
The Fall of Saigon, or the Liberation of Saigon, was the capture of Saigon, the capital of South Vietnam, by the People's Army of Vietnam (PAVN) and the National Liberation Front of South Vietnam (also known as the Việt Cộng) on 30 April 1975.
Fame is a stage musical based on the 1980 musical film of the same name.
Futbol Club Barcelona, commonly known as Barcelona and familiarly as Barça, is a professional football club based in Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain.
Flipping Out is a 2007 Israeli-Canadian documentary film directed by Yoav Shamir describing the drug use of Israeli men and women in India.
Flying: Confessions of a Free Woman is a 2006 documentary film by Jennifer Fox.
Francis Heaulme (born February 25, 1959 at Metz) is a French serial killer dubbed the "Criminal Backpacker".
From The Sea to the Land Beyond: Britain's Coast on Film is a documentary feature film directed by Penny Woolcock, with an original soundtrack by British indie-rock band British Sea Power.
Gareth Richard Vaughan Jones (13 August 1905 – 12 August 1935) was a Welsh journalist who first publicized in the Western world the existence of the Soviet famine of 1932–33.
Manuel Francisco dos Santos (28 October 1933 – 20 January 1983), known by the nickname Garrincha ("little bird"), was a Brazilian footballer who played right winger and forward.
George Blake (born George Behar; 11 November 1922) is a former British spy who worked as a double agent for the Soviet Union.
George Walker Bush (born July 6, 1946) is an American politician who served as the 43rd President of the United States from 2001 to 2009.
Giovanni Maria "Gianni" Versace (2 December 1946 – 15 July 1997) was an Italian fashion designer and founder of Versace, an international fashion house that produces accessories, fragrances, make-up, home furnishings, and clothes.
Girl Model is a 2011 documentary film following Ashley, a conflicted model scout recruiting young Siberian girls to model in Japan, and Nadya, a recruited 13-year-old who gets financially taken advantage of during her modeling work in Japan.
Google and the World Brain is a 2013 documentary movie about the Google Books Library Project directed by Ben Lewis, produced by BBC, Polar Star Films and Arte.
Guerrilla: The Taking of Patty Hearst is a 2004 PBS documentary film about the 1974 kidnapping of Patty Hearst by the Symbionese Liberation Army left-wing revolutionary group.
Happiness is a 2014 French-Finnish documentary film written, directed and produced by Thomas Balmès.
Harry Belafonte (born Harold George Bellanfanti Jr.; March 1, 1927) is an American singer, songwriter, actor, and social activist.
Heinrich Luitpold Himmler (7 October 1900 – 23 May 1945) was Reichsführer of the Schutzstaffel (Protection Squadron; SS), and a leading member of the Nazi Party (NSDAP) of Germany.
is the capital of Hiroshima Prefecture and the largest city in the Chūgoku region of western Honshu - the largest island of Japan.
India's Daughter is a documentary film directed by Leslee Udwin and is part of the BBC's ongoing Storyville series.
The International Day of Peace, sometimes unofficially known as World Peace Day, is a United Nations-sanctioned holiday observed annually on 21 September.
The Iran hostage crisis was a diplomatic standoff between Iran and the United States of America.
Iraq in Fragments is a documentary film directed by James Longley.
The Iron Ladies of Liberia (2007) is an independently produced documentary film that gives behind-the-scenes access to President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf's first year in government.
The Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), also known as the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria or Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham (ISIS), Islamic State (IS) and by its Arabic language acronym Daesh (داعش dāʿish), is a Salafi jihadist terrorist organisation and former unrecognised proto-state that follows a fundamentalist, Salafi/Wahhabi doctrine of Sunni Islam.
Ivy Meeropol (born 1968) is the director and producer of the 2004 documentary Heir to an Execution.
James Randi (born Randall James Hamilton Zwinge; August 7, 1928) is a Canadian-American retired stage magician and a scientific skeptic who has extensively challenged paranormal and pseudoscientific claims.
Jamie Kastner is a Canadian documentary filmmaker, best known for his 2012 film The Secret Disco Revolution.
Jeremy Francis Gilley (born 1969) is an English actor, filmmaker and founder of the nonprofit organisation Peace One Day.
Jim: The James Foley Story is a 2016 American documentary film about the life of journalist and war correspondent James "Jim" Foley directed by Brian Oakes.
John Stanley Wojtowicz (March 9, 1945January 2, 2006) was an American bank robber whose story inspired the 1975 film Dog Day Afternoon.
The Peoples Temple Agricultural Project, better known by its informal name "Jonestown", was a remote settlement established by the Peoples Temple, an American cult under the leadership of reverend Jim Jones, in north Guyana.
Josip Broz (Cyrillic: Јосип Броз,; 7 May 1892 – 4 May 1980), commonly known as Tito (Cyrillic: Тито), was a Yugoslav communist revolutionary and political leader, serving in various roles from 1943 until his death in 1980.
Journeys with George is a documentary by Alexandra Pelosi and Aaron Lubarsky that follows George W. Bush for more than a year on his campaign trail in the United States presidential election, 2000.
The Jyllands-Posten Muhammad cartoons controversy (or Muhammad cartoons crisis) (Danish: Muhammedkrisen) began after the Danish newspaper Jyllands-Posten published 12 editorial cartoons on 30 September 2005, most of which depicted Muhammad, a principal figure of the religion of Islam.
K2 (کے ٹو), also known as Mount Godwin-Austen or Chhogori (Balti and چھوغوری),, at above sea level, is the second highest mountain in the world, after Mount Everest, at.
The Kalachakra (Sanskrit कालचक्र,; Цогт Цагийн Хүрдэн Tsogt Tsagiin Hurden) is a term used in Vajrayana Buddhism that means wheel of time or "time-cycles".
is a Japanese documentary filmmaker based in New York City, USA.
Lalit Vachani is an Indian documentary filmmaker.
The Large Hadron Collider (LHC) is the world's largest and most powerful particle collider, the most complex experimental facility ever built and the largest single machine in the world.
Last Days in Vietnam is a 2014 American documentary film written, produced and directed by Rory Kennedy.
Harvey LeRoy "Lee" Atwater (February 27, 1951 – March 29, 1991) was an American political consultant and strategist for the Republican Party.
James Leslie John Woodhead OBE is an award-winning British documentary filmmaker.
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.
A love hotel is a type of short-stay hotel found around the world operated primarily for the purpose of allowing guests privacy for sexual activities.
Love Is All is a documentary film exploring the depiction of love and courtship on film throughout the 20th century.
Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi (2 October 1869 – 30 January 1948) was an Indian activist who was the leader of the Indian independence movement against British rule.
Malick Sidibé (born 1936 – April 14, 2016) was a Malian photographer noted for his black-and-white studies of popular culture in the 1960s in Bamako.
Marc Stuart Dreier (born May 12, 1950) is a former American lawyer who was sentenced to 20 years in federal prison in 2009 for committing investment fraud using a Ponzi scheme.
Mark Kidel (born 6 July 1947) is a documentary filmmaker and writer who lives in Bristol, England.
Martin Luther King Jr. (January 15, 1929 – April 4, 1968) was an American Baptist minister and activist who became the most visible spokesperson and leader in the civil rights movement from 1954 until his death in 1968.
Matthew VanDyke (born) is an American documentary filmmaker, revolutionary, and former journalist.
Michael Cleary (17 May 1934 – 31 December 1993) was an Irish Roman Catholic priest, who became a radio and TV personality as well.
Mikhail Fyodorovich Morozov (born 1955) is the director of Durakovo's “Russian/American Center for Treatment of Alcoholics and Drug Addicts”, established using his own funds.
Zenzile Miriam Makeba (4 March 1932 – 9 November 2008), nicknamed Mama Africa, was a South African singer, actress, United Nations goodwill ambassador, and civil-rights activist.
The Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA) film rating system is used in the United States and its territories to rate a film's suitability for certain audiences based on its content.
Maria Ignatievna Budberg (Мария (Мура) Игнатьевна Закревская-Бенкендорф-Будберг, Maria (Moura) Ignatievna Zakrevskaya-Benckendorff-Budberg), also known variously as Countess Benckendorff, Baroness Budberg (c. 1891 – November 1974), born in Poltava, was the daughter of Ignaty Platonovitch Zakrevsky (1841–1905), a Russian nobleman and diplomat.
MuhammadFull name: Abū al-Qāsim Muḥammad ibn ʿAbd Allāh ibn ʿAbd al-Muṭṭalib ibn Hāšim (ابو القاسم محمد ابن عبد الله ابن عبد المطلب ابن هاشم, lit: Father of Qasim Muhammad son of Abd Allah son of Abdul-Muttalib son of Hashim) (مُحمّد;;Classical Arabic pronunciation Latinized as Mahometus c. 570 CE – 8 June 632 CE)Elizabeth Goldman (1995), p. 63, gives 8 June 632 CE, the dominant Islamic tradition.
Zachary Andrew Turner (18 July 2002 – 18 August 2003) was a boy from St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador who was killed by his mother, Shirley Jane Turner, in a murder–suicide on 18 August 2003.
Murderball is a 2005 American documentary film about athletes who are physically disabled who play wheelchair rugby.
Muscle Shoals is a 2013 documentary film about FAME Studios and Muscle Shoals Sound Studio in Muscle Shoals, Alabama.
The Nagorno-Karabakh War was an ethnic and territorial conflict that took place in the late 1980s to May 1994, in the enclave of Nagorno-Karabakh in southwestern Azerbaijan, between the majority ethnic Armenians of Nagorno-Karabakh backed by the Republic of Armenia, and the Republic of Azerbaijan.
Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela (18 July 1918 – 5 December 2013) was a South African anti-apartheid revolutionary, political leader, and philanthropist, who served as President of South Africa from 1994 to 1999.
The New York Cosmos (simply the Cosmos in 1977–1978) was an American professional soccer club based in New York City and its suburbs.
New York Doll is a documentary based on the life of former New York Dolls member Arthur Kane.
The New York Dolls were an American hard rock band formed in New York City in 1971.
Nicholas James Yarris (born 1961) is an American writer and professional speaker who spent 22 years on death row after being wrongly convicted of murder.
Nicholas Ponsonby Haslam (born 27 September 1939) is an English interior designer and socialite, and founder of the London-based interior design firm, NH Studio Ltd.
The Northern Ireland Assembly (Tionól Thuaisceart Éireann, Ulster-Scots: Norlin Airlan Assemblie) is the devolved legislature of Northern Ireland.
Once in a Lifetime: The Extraordinary Story of the New York Cosmos is a 2006 documentary film about the New York Cosmos, one of the most famous soccer clubs in the history of the United States.
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.
Oona Tamsyn King, Baroness King of Bow (born 22 October 1967) is a Labour politician and former chief diversity officer of Channel 4.
Baroness Kathleen Annie Pannonica de Koenigswarter (née Rothschild; 10 December 1913 – 30 November 1988) was a British-born jazz patron and writer.
Particle Fever is a 2013 American documentary film tracking the first round of experiments at the Large Hadron Collider near Geneva, Switzerland.
Patricia Campbell Hearst (born February 20, 1954), granddaughter of American publishing magnate William Randolph Hearst, became internationally known for events following her 1974 kidnapping and physical violation by a domestic American terrorist group known as the Symbionese Liberation Army.
Paul Liebrandt is a chef and restaurateur.
Peace One Day is a non-profit organisation whose objective is to institutionalise the International Day of Peace.
Edson Arantes do Nascimento (born 23 October 1940), known as Pelé, is a Brazilian retired professional footballer who played as a forward.
The People's Army of Vietnam (PAVN; Quân Đội Nhân Dân Việt Nam), also known as the Vietnamese People's Army (VPA), is the military force of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam.
Pervez Musharraf (پرویز مشرف; born 11 August 1943) is a Pakistani politician and a retired four-star army general who was the tenth President of Pakistan from 2001 until tendering resignation, to avoid impeachment, in 2008.
Please Vote for Me is a 2007 documentary film following the elections for class monitor in a 3rd grade class of eight-year-old children in the Evergreen Primary School in Wuhan, China.
Point and Shoot is a 2014 documentary film written and directed by Marshall Curry.
Power Trip is a documentary film by director Paul Devlin that describes the electricity crisis in the country of Georgia shortly after the fall of the Soviet Union.
Prodigal Sons is a 2008 American documentary produced and directed by Kimberly Reed.
Pussy Riot is a Russian feminist protest punk rock group based in Moscow.
Pussy Riot: A Punk Prayer (Показательный процесс: История Pussy Riot) is a 2013 Russian-British documentary film by Mike Lerner and Maxim Pozdorovkin.
Racing Dreams is a 2009 documentary film directed by Marshall Curry following two boys and a girl through a season of World Karting Association (WKA) racing as they compete and aspire to become professional NASCAR drivers.
Raqqa (الرقة; Kurdish: Reqa) also called Raqa, Rakka and Al-Raqqah is a city in Syria located on the northeast bank of the Euphrates River, about east of Aleppo.
Robert Capa (born Endre Friedmann; October 22, 1913 – May 25, 1954) was a Hungarian war photographer and photojournalist, and was also the companion and professional partner of photographer Gerda Taro.
Robert Francis "Bobby" Kennedy (November 20, 1925 – June 6, 1968) was an American politician and lawyer who served as the 64th United States Attorney General from January 1961 to September 1964, and as a U.S. Senator for New York from January 1965 until his assassination in June 1968.
Roman Polanski: Wanted and Desired is a 2008 documentary film directed by Marina Zenovich.
The Salt March, also known as the Dandi March and the Dandi Satyagraha, was an act of nonviolent civil disobedience in colonial India led by Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi to produce salt from the seawater in the coastal village of Dandi (now in Gujarat), as was the practice of the local populace until British officials introduced taxation on salt production, deemed their sea-salt reclamation activities illegal, and then repeatedly used force to stop it.
Sanjay Balraj Dutt (born 29 July 1959) is an Indian film actor and producer known for his work in Hindi cinema (Bollywood).
Searching for Sugar Man is a 2012 Swedish–British–Finnish documentary film, about a South African cultural phenomenon, directed and written by Malik Bendjelloul which details the efforts in the late 1990s of two Cape Town fans, Stephen "Sugar" Segerman and Craig Bartholomew Strydom, to find out whether the rumoured death of American musician Rodriguez was true, and if not, to discover what had become of him.
Shayfeencom (Egyptian Arabic: We are watching you) is an initiative that started with three Egyptian women (a prominent TV newscaster, a university professor, and a marketing consultant) to help bring political reform and democracy to Egypt.
Shillong (Khasi: Shillong) is a hill station in the northeastern part of India and the capital of Meghalaya, which means "The Abode of Clouds" and is one of the smallest states in India.
Silibil N' Brains are a Scottish hip-hop duo consisting of Gavin Bain and Billy Boyd.
The Six-Day War (Hebrew: מלחמת ששת הימים, Milhemet Sheshet Ha Yamim; Arabic: النكسة, an-Naksah, "The Setback" or حرب ۱۹٦۷, Ḥarb 1967, "War of 1967"), also known as the June War, 1967 Arab–Israeli War, or Third Arab–Israeli War, was fought between 5 and 10 June 1967 by Israel and the neighboring states of Egypt (known at the time as the United Arab Republic), Jordan, and Syria.
Sixto Diaz Rodriguez, known professionally as Rodriguez (born July 10, 1942), is an American singer-songwriter from Detroit, Michigan.
Smash & Grab: The Story of the Pink Panthers is a 2013 documentary by Havana Marking based upon the international jewel thief network called the Pink Panthers.
Sonita is a documentary film about Sonita Alizadeh, an Afghan rapper and refugee.
Standing in the Shadows of Motown is a 2002 documentary film directed by Paul Justman that recounts the story of The Funk Brothers, the uncredited and largely unheralded studio musicians who were the house band that Berry Gordy hand-picked in 1959.
Startup.com is a 2001 American documentary film about the dot-com start-up govWorks.com, which raised $60 million USD in funding from Hearst Interactive Media, KKR, the New York Investment Fund, and Sapient.
Steven M. Wise (born 1952, age 65) is an American legal scholar who specializes in animal protection issues, primatology, and animal intelligence.
Surviving Progress is a 2011 Canadian documentary film written and directed by Mathieu Roy and Harold Crooks, loosely based on A Short History of Progress, a book and a 2004 Massey Lecture series by Ronald Wright about societal collapse.
Tanzania, officially the United Republic of Tanzania (Jamhuri ya Muungano wa Tanzania), is a sovereign state in eastern Africa within the African Great Lakes region.
Taxi to the Dark Side is a 2007 American documentary film directed by Alex Gibney, and produced by him, Eva Orner, and Susannah Shipman.
The Big Melt is a documentary film about the Sheffield steel industry which combines archive footage with a live soundtrack.
The Burning Season is a documentary about the burning of rainforests in Indonesia which premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival in 2008.
The Decent One (Der Anständige) is a 2014 German-Austrian-Israeli documentary directed by Vanessa Lapa about Heinrich Himmler.
The Devil Came on Horseback is a documentary film by Ricki Stern and Anne Sundberg illustrating the continuing Darfur Conflict in Sudan.
The Eagle Huntress is a 2016 Kazakh-language British-Mongolian-American documentary film directed by Otto Bell and narrated by executive producer Daisy Ridley.
The Family — also called the Santiniketan Park Association and the Great White Brotherhood — is a controversial Australian New Age group formed in the mid-1960s under the leadership of yoga teacher Anne Hamilton-Byrne (born Evelyn Edwards in 1921).
The Fear of 13 is a 2015 British documentary film.
The Funk Brothers were a group of Detroit-based session musicians who performed the backing to most Motown recordings from 1959 until the company moved to Los Angeles in 1972.
The Gatekeepers (Hebrew: שומרי הסף "Shomrei HaSaf") is a 2012 internationally co-produced documentary film by director Dror Moreh that tells the story of the Israeli internal security service, Shin Bet (known in Hebrew as 'Shabak'), from the perspective of six of its former heads.
The Great Hip Hop Hoax is a documentary film by Jeanie Finlay about a Scottish hip-hop duo called Silibil N' Brains, who pretended to be Americans to secure a £250,000 record deal with Sony.
The House I Live In, directed by Eugene Jarecki, is a 2012 documentary film about the War on Drugs in the United States.
The Internet's Own Boy: The Story of Aaron Swartz is a 2014 American biographical documentary film about Aaron Swartz written, directed, and produced by Brian Knappenberger.
The Monastery: Mr.
The Notorious Mr.
The Prisoner or: How I Planned to Kill Tony Blair is a 2006 documentary film by American documentary filmmaker Michael Tucker.
The Queen of Versailles is a 2012 American documentary film by Lauren Greenfield.
The Summit is a 2012 documentary film about the 2008 K2 disaster, directed by Nick Ryan.
Thelonious Sphere Monk (October 10, 1917 – February 17, 1982) was an American jazz pianist and composer.
They Marched Into Sunlight: War and Peace, Vietnam and America, October 1967 is a 2004 book written by David Maraniss.
This Film is Not Yet Rated is a 2006 American documentary film about the Motion Picture Association of America's rating system and its effect on American culture, directed by Kirby Dick and produced by Eddie Schmidt.
Thomas Lynch (born 1948 in Detroit, Michigan) is an American poet, essayist, and undertaker.
Timothy Alistair Telemachus Hetherington (5 December 1970 – 20 April 2011) was a British photojournalist.
To Be and To Have (Être et avoir; also the UK title) is a 2002 French documentary film directed by Nicolas Philibert about a small rural school.
TPB AFK: The Pirate Bay Away From Keyboard is a documentary film released on 8 February 2013, directed by Simon Klose, based on the lives of the three founders of The Pirate Bay: Peter Sunde, Fredrik Neij and Gottfrid Svartholm.
Troy Duffy (born June 8, 1971 in Hartford, Connecticut) is an American director, screenwriter, and musician.
TV Junkie is a documentary that chronicles Rick Kirkham's drug addiction.
Tyke (1974 – August 20, 1994) was an African bush elephant from Mozambique who performed with Circus International of Honolulu, Hawaii.
Unlocking the Cage is a 2016 American documentary film by D. A. Pennebaker and Chris Hegedus about the work of the Nonhuman Rights Project (NhRP) and lawyer Steven Wise's efforts to achieve legal rights for nonhuman animals.
Velorama is a documentary film celebrating a century of the bicycle, directed by Daisy Asquith.
The Vietnam War (Chiến tranh Việt Nam), also known as the Second Indochina War, and in Vietnam as the Resistance War Against America (Kháng chiến chống Mỹ) or simply the American War, was a conflict that occurred in Vietnam, Laos, and Cambodia from 1 November 1955 to the fall of Saigon on 30 April 1975.
Viktor Anatolyevich Bout (Виктор Анатольевич Бут; born 13 January 1967) is a Russian arms dealer.
We Are Legion: The Story of the Hacktivists is a 2012 documentary film about the workings and beliefs of the self-described "hacktivist" collective, Anonymous.
Web Junkie is a 2013 American-Israeli documentary film co-written, directed and produced by Hilla Medalia and Shosh Shlam.
Werner Herzog (born 5 September 1942) is a German screenwriter, film director, author, actor, and opera director.
West Lake Restaurant (Chinese: 西湖楼, aka Xihulou) is a restaurant in Changsha, capital of the central Chinese province of Hunan, and one of the largest restaurants in the world.
Wheel of Time is a 2003 documentary film by German director Werner Herzog about Tibetan Buddhism.
When China Met Africa is a 2010 documentary film by Nick Francis and Marc Francis.
Why We Fight, directed by Eugene Jarecki, is a 2005 documentary film about the military–industrial complex.
Winged Migration (Le Peuple Migrateur, also known as The Travelling Birds in some UK releases, or The Travelling Birds: An Adventure in Flight in Australia) is a 2001 documentary film directed by Jacques Cluzaud, Michel Debats and Jacques Perrin, who was also one of the writers and narrators, showcasing the immense journeys routinely made by birds during their migrations.
The World Karting Association, or WKA, is the largest sanctioning body for kart racing in North America.
(T)ERROR is an American 2015 documentary film directed by Lyric R. Cabral and David Felix Sutcliffe.
The 2,500 year celebration of the Persian Empire (جشنهای ۲۵۰۰ سالهٔ شاهنشاهی ایران), officially known as The 2,500th year of Foundation of Imperial State of Iran (دوهزار و پانصدمین سال بنیانگذاری شاهنشاهی ایران), consisted of an elaborate set of festivities that took place on 12–16 October 1971 on the occasion of the 2,500th anniversary of the founding of the Imperial State of Iran and the Achaemenid Empire by Cyrus the Great.
The 2004 Madrid train bombings (also known in Spain as 11-M) were nearly simultaneous, coordinated bombings against the Cercanías commuter train system of Madrid, Spain, on the morning of 11 March 2004 – three days before Spain's general elections.
5 Broken Cameras (خمس كاميرات محطمة Khamas Kamīrāt Muḥaṭṭamah; חמש מצלמות שבורות Hamesh Matslemot Shvurot) is a 94-minute documentary film co-directed by Palestinian Emad Burnat and Israeli Guy Davidi. It was shown at film festivals in 2011 and placed in general release by Kino Lorber in 2012. 5 Broken Cameras is a first-hand account of protests in Bil'in, a West Bank village affected by the Israeli West Bank barrier. The documentary was shot almost entirely by Palestinian farmer Emad Burnat, who bought his first camera in 2005 to record the birth of his youngest son. In 2009 Israeli co-director Guy Davidi joined the project. Structured around the destruction of Burnat's cameras, the filmmakers' collaboration follows one family's evolution over five years of turmoil. The film won a 2012 Sundance Film Festival award, it won the at the 2012 Yerevan International Film Festival, Armenia, for Best Documentary Film, won the 2013 International Emmy Award, and was nominated for a 2013 Academy Award.