Biography Movies
Among the Believers

Among the Believers

Among the Believers
IMDb: 7.1
84

An unsettling and eye opening exploration into the spread of the radical Islamic school Red Mosque, which trains legions of children to devote their lives to jihad, or holy war,…

To Be Takei

To Be Takei

To Be Takei
IMDb: 7.8
94

Over seven decades, actor and activist George Takei journeyed from a World War II internment camp to the helm of the Starship Enterprise, and then to the daily news feeds…

The Glamour & the Squalor

The Glamour & the Squalor

The Glamour & the Squalor
IMDb: 6.5
82

Seattle DJ Marco Collins stars in this unflinching documentary about media fame and addiction, which tracks his rise, fall, and resurrection as an influential promoter of grunge, alternative rock, and…

Watchers of the Sky

Watchers of the Sky

Watchers of the Sky
IMDb: 8.3
114

Five interwoven stories of remarkable courage from Nuremberg to Rwanda, from Darfur to Syria, and from apathy to action.

Bowie: The Man Who Changed the World

Bowie: The Man Who Changed the World

Bowie: The Man Who Changed the World
IMDb: 7.2
98

Experience an inside look at David Bowie’s incredible influence on music, art and culture via interviews with some of the people who knew him best.

Stefan Zweig: Farewell to Europe

Stefan Zweig: Farewell to Europe

Stefan Zweig: Farewell to Europe
IMDb: 7.2
106

Before Dawn charts the years of exile in the life of famous Jewish Austrian writer Stefan Zweig, his inner struggle for the “right attitude” towards the events in war torn…

Bogowie

Bogowie

Bogowie
IMDb: 6.9
121

Set in communist Poland of the 80s the movie depicts early career of cardio surgeon Zbigniew Religa.

Genre: Biography, Drama
Jack to a King – The Swansea Story

Jack to a King – The Swansea Story

Jack to a King – The Swansea Story
IMDb: 6.8
98

Jack to a King is a passionate portrait of the rise of Swansea City Football Club from near oblivion to the world stage of the Premier League. It is the…

Now More Than Ever: The History of Chicago

Now More Than Ever: The History of Chicago

Now More Than Ever: The History of Chicago
IMDb: 8.2
113

The history of legendary rock band Chicago is chronicled from their inception in 1967 all the way to the present.

I Am Your Father

I Am Your Father

I Am Your Father
IMDb: 6.9
83

David Prowse is an eighty years old actor, who has lived behind Darth Vader’s mask during three decades. A group of Star Wars fans find out why he has been…

Battle Mountain: Graeme Obree’s Story

Battle Mountain: Graeme Obree’s Story

Battle Mountain: Graeme Obree’s Story
IMDb: 7.7
104

Addicted to breaking records, this former world champion puts his mind and body on the line one last time. 20 years after his last world record he is in the…

David Gilmour: Wider Horizons

David Gilmour: Wider Horizons

David Gilmour: Wider Horizons
IMDb: 8.8
72

After a break of nine years, David Gilmour steps back into the spotlight with a number one album and world tour. This film is an intimate portrait of one of…

George Best: All by Himself

George Best: All by Himself

George Best: All by Himself
IMDb: 7.1
90

Northern Ireland’s legendary star remains one of the most naturally gifted footballers there has ever been.

Art Bastard

Art Bastard

Art Bastard
IMDb: 5.7
82

What is art and how does it relate to society? Is its value determined by its popularity or originality? Is the goal profit or expressing one’s personal vision? These are…

Song of Granite

Song of Granite

Song of Granite
IMDb: 7.6
104

The life story of traditional Irish folk singer Joe Heaney, who is estimated to have recorded in excess of 500 traditional Irish sean nós (‘old style’) songs. Heaney moved from…

Genre: Biography, Drama
David Lynch: The Art Life

David Lynch: The Art Life

David Lynch: The Art Life
IMDb: 6.8
89

An intimate journey through the formative years of [Lynch’s] life. From his idyllic upbringing in small town America to the dark streets of Philadelphia, we follow Lynch as he traces…

Queen Mimi

Queen Mimi

Queen Mimi
IMDb: 7.2
76

Forced onto the streets in her 50s, Mimi found “home” at a Santa Monica laundromat. Taking shelter there for 20 years, Mimi’s passion for pink, and living without looking back,…

Scott Hall: Living on a Razor’s Edge

Scott Hall: Living on a Razor’s Edge

Scott Hall: Living on a Razor’s Edge
IMDb: 7.3
N/A

Scott Hall tells his life-story, from his rise to super-stardom in the world of professional wrestling to his downfall from it, due to alcohol abuse to his redemption to stay…

24×36: A Movie About Movie Posters

24×36: A Movie About Movie Posters

24×36: A Movie About Movie Posters
IMDb: 7.5
81

A documentary exploring the birth, death and resurrection of illustrated movie poster art. Through interviews with a number of key art personalities from the 70s and 80s, as well as…

Johnny Cash: American Rebel

Johnny Cash: American Rebel

Johnny Cash: American Rebel
IMDb: 7.4
N/A

Johnny Cash: American Rebel is built around 12 essential Johnny Cash tracks spanning four decades that each deliver the passion, musicality and messages against war, injustice, racism and prejudice, including…

El faro de las orcas

El faro de las orcas

El faro de las orcas
IMDb: 7.4
110

A mother travels to Patagonia with her autistic son with the hope that a ranger and a pod of wild orcas can help him find an emotional connection.

Miss Hokusai

Miss Hokusai

Miss Hokusai
IMDb: 7.2
90

The time: 1814. The place: Edo, now known as Tokyo. A much accomplished artist of his time and now in his mid-fifties, Tetsuzo can boast clients from all over Japan,…

Traceroute

Traceroute

Traceroute
IMDb: 7.8
120

Artist and life-long nerd Johannes Grenzfurthner is taking us on a personal road trip from the West Coast to the East Coast of the USA, to introduce us to places…

Wall Writers

Wall Writers

Wall Writers
IMDb: 7.1
N/A

Wall Writers promises unprecedented access to the early years of American graffiti. Interviews with TAKI 183 and CORNBREAD, along with other legendary artists, illuminated a time when a new form…

Ya tayr el tayer

Ya tayr el tayer

Ya tayr el tayer
IMDb: 5.6
100

Mohammed Assaf, an aspiring musician living in Gaza, sets a seemingly impossible goal: to compete on the program “Arab Idol.”

Dennis Viollet: A United Man

Dennis Viollet: A United Man

Dennis Viollet: A United Man
IMDb: 8.5
65

Directed by Rachel Viollet, and featuring interviews with soccer legends; Sir Alex Ferguson, Bryan Robson, Denis Law, Nobby Stiles and Paddy Crerand, this inspiring documentary showcases the life of Manchester…

Tab Hunter Confidential

Tab Hunter Confidential

Tab Hunter Confidential
IMDb: 5.5
90

In the 1950s, Tab Hunter was number one at the box office and number one on the music charts and was Hollywood’s most sought-after young star. Natalie Wood, Debbie Reynolds…

Star Men

Star Men

Star Men
IMDb: 7.6
85

Four exceptional astronomers celebrate 50 years of work and friendship on a return road trip in the southwestern United States, recapturing youthful adventures and recounting each other’s influences on the…

Peggy Guggenheim: Art Addict

Peggy Guggenheim: Art Addict

Peggy Guggenheim: Art Addict
IMDb: 7.5
97

Bouncing between Europe and the United States as often as she would between lovers, Peggy Guggenheim’s life was as swirling as the design of her uncle’s museum, and reads more…

Den unge Zlatan

Den unge Zlatan

Den unge Zlatan
IMDb: 7.5
99

The decisive years of Swedish soccer player Zlatan Ibrahimović, told through rare archive footage in which a young Zlatan speaks openly about his life and challenges. The film closely follows…

Jinkx Monsoon: Drag Becomes Him

Jinkx Monsoon: Drag Becomes Him

Jinkx Monsoon: Drag Becomes Him
IMDb: 8.1
82

Drag Becomes Him provides an intimate glimpse inside the life of internationally acclaimed drag performer Jinkx Monsoon.

The Seasons in Quincy: Four Portraits of John Berger

The Seasons in Quincy: Four Portraits of John Berger

The Seasons in Quincy: Four Portraits of John Berger
IMDb: 7.3
90

The Ways of Seeing writer is celebrated by Tilda Swinton and her fellow admirers in an unorthodox four-part documentary that visits him at his Alpine home

Judi Dench: All the World’s Her Stage

Judi Dench: All the World’s Her Stage

Judi Dench: All the World’s Her Stage
IMDb: 9.4
60

This documentary celebrates one of Britain’s greatest actors, Dame Judi Dench, and looks back over her remarkable 60-year career.

Troublemakers: The Story of Land Art

Troublemakers: The Story of Land Art

Troublemakers: The Story of Land Art
IMDb: 7.3
72

The titular troublemakers are the New York–based Land (aka Earth) artists of the 1960s and 70s, who walked away from the reproducible and the commodifiable, migrated to the American Southwest,…

Roy Orbison: One of the Lonely Ones

Roy Orbison: One of the Lonely Ones

Roy Orbison: One of the Lonely Ones
IMDb: 7.5
N/A

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The Resurrection of Jake the Snake

The Resurrection of Jake the Snake

The Resurrection of Jake the Snake
IMDb: 7.6
93

A fallen professional wrestling superstar battles his past demons in a struggle to reclaim his life and the family that has given up on him.

Fractured Land

Fractured Land

Fractured Land
IMDb: 6.9
N/A

An indigenous lawyer represents the division among his people between traditional caring for the land and developing the resources it contains.

A Brave Heart: The Lizzie Velasquez Story

A Brave Heart: The Lizzie Velasquez Story

A Brave Heart: The Lizzie Velasquez Story
IMDb: 7.1
90

A documentary following the inspiring journey of 25 yr old, 58 pound Lizzie from cyber-bullying victim to anti-bullying activist

Sting: Into the Light

Sting: Into the Light

Sting: Into the Light
IMDb: 7.9
76

Get a behind-the-scenes look at the man behind the black and white face paint with Sting: Into the Light. Go into the mind of “The Vigilante” himself as he reflects…

Live from New York!

Live from New York!

Live from New York!
IMDb: 7.1
90

Saturday Night Live has been reflecting and influencing life in the United States for forty years. LIVE FROM NEW YORK! goes deep inside this television phenomenon exploring the laughter that…