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Go inside the walls of royalty in "Minding Our Manors". Viscount John Crichton travels to meet his cousins Lord and Lady Dunleath, who own Ballywalter Park. They provide candid insight into what goes on behind the closed doors of their home, the pressures they face, and their hands-on approach to...
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Minding Our Manors
Directed By: Dreamscape
Starring: None listed
Released: 2018
Join firearm expert and historian, Ian McCollum, as we take a look at some weapons from World War I including German trench armor, the RSC 1917 Semiauto rifle, Trench Mauser, Imperial Gewehr 71, we test if a Tankgewehr really could take out a British MkIV tank and so much more....
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Guns of World War I
Directed By: Gold Harbor Media
Starring: Ian McCollum
Released: 2018
Join firearm expert and historian, Ian McCollum, as we take a look at some of the firearms used by the German military during World War II. Including the Evolution of the Sturmgewehr, German Naval Luger, MP 38 and MP40 development, Gewehr 98 and others....
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German WWII Firearms
Directed By: Gold Harbor Media
Starring: Ian McCollum
Released: 2018
In 1994, Alison Botha was abducted at knife-point by two men outside her home in South Africa. Driven into a nature reserve off the main road, she was raped, disembowelled, almost decapitated and left for dead. Against extraordinary odds, Alison survived this horrific attack. But this was only the...
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Alison
Directed By: Uga Carlini
Starring: Christia Visser, Alison Botha
Released: 2018
Modern slavery has many faces, more than 45 million of them. Work slaves, sex slaves, domestic slaves and child soldiers. This film traces their stories. And seeks out the perpetrators: Unscrupulous profiteers, for whom people are mere commodities....
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Slaves
Directed By: Marc Wiese
Starring: n/a
Released: 2018
White Powder, Black Power is the story of how the illegal drug economy was the first truly significant capital building tool for African Americans.Like the Italian, Irish, and Jewish, families that made their fortune during Prohibition- including the Crooked Kennedy's- a handful of Black Gangsters...
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American Dope: White Powder, Black Power
Directed By: Al Profit
Starring: Al Profit, Michael Levine
Released: 2018
American Dope explores how the Government created the illegal drug business. Season 1 covers Heroin during the Cold War, how LSD was used for social control by the CIA, and the way Urban America was destroyed by crime at the hands of protected kingpins....
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American Dope: Acid Dreams
Directed By: Al Profit
Starring: Al Profit, Michael Levine
Released: 2018
Legendary "Les Miserables" author Victor Hugo is profiled in this documentary. A leading figure in France's Romantic movement, the poet and novelist left behind an inspiring body of work while fighting for social causes he believed in. This is the story of Hugo's legacy....
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Portraits: Victor Hugo
Directed By: Laure Delalex
Starring: None listed
Released: 2018
Join firearm expert and historian, Ian McCollum, as we explore the world of shotguns. We take a look at the Burgess Folding Shotgun, Streetsweeper Shotgun, SPAS 12, Winchester 1893 & 1897 Pump Shotguns, Lancaster Four Barrel Shotgun and others....
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Exploring Shotguns
Directed By: Gold Harbor Media
Starring: Ian McCollum
Released: 2018
After the Chinese Wall the Roman frontier in Germany is the second longest archaeological monument! The so-called Limes was of special importance for the safety of Rome. Stretching for more than 550 km (about 350 miles) the monument is an astonishing achievement in antiquity. Together with...
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Adventures in Archaeology - The Roman Frontier in Germany
Directed By: Erik Dobat
Starring: Helen Heaney, Dr. Andreas Thiel
Released: 2018
James Michael Taylor's wife, Peggy, left him after 28 years. In the 5 years since she left, he has written hundreds of songs, many about her. Broke Piano chronicles the music and life of a lonely man without a damper....
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Broke Piano
Directed By: Toby Rymkus
Starring: James Michael Taylor
Released: 2018
French jazz has lost a legend. A news report announcing Django Reinhardt's death shocked the world yesterday. Jazz musicians and fans across the globe were affected by Django Reindhardt's death. He was one of the best guitarists of his time and an exceptional bandleader. When he was young, his...
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Django Reinhardt three-fingered genius
Directed By: Christian Cascio
Starring: Django Reinhardt
Released: 2018
All interviews in this documentary were shot over a long weekend at a 1984 hacker conference by the Whole Earth Catalog editors Stewart Brand and Kevin Kelley in Sausalito, California. The event itself (the hacker conference) was inspired by Steven Levy's classic book "Hackers - Heroes of the...
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Hackers Wizards of the Electronic Age
Directed By: Fabrice Florin
Starring: Steve Wozniak, Bill Atkinson
Released: 2018
Complementing the book Being the Change: Live Well and Spark a Climate Revolution, this feature documentary film delves into the life of atmospheric scientist Peter Kalmus, who cut his fossil fuel use to 1/10th of the average American....
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Being the Change: A New Kind of Climate Documentary
Directed By: Dave Davis
Starring: Peter Kalmus, Ed Begley Jr.
Released: 2018
The celebrity-studded face of Scientology is never far from the news. But reporting on Scientology's inner workings is much harder to come by. The team behind this documentary get past the scare tactics and intimidation to exclusively reveal the inner workings of what appears to be a frightening...
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Scientology: the Ex Files
Directed By: Quentin McDermott
Starring: None listed
Released: 2018
As leader of the world's only LGBT political party, Bemz Benedito dreams of being the first transgender woman in the Philippine Congress. But in a predominantly Catholic nation, rallying for LGBT representation in the halls of Congress is not an easy feat....
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Out Run
Directed By: S. Leo Chiang
Starring: None listed
Released: 2018
Beware of monsters among us. A winged creature called the Mothman stalks residents of Point Pleasant, West Virginia with eyes that glow a fierce red. And in the small town of Adams, Tennessee, the Bell Witch has cursed the Bell family with a frightening poltergeist....
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America's Monsters: Mothman and the Bell Witch
Directed By: Sid Zanforlin
Starring: None listed
Released: None listed
In Tunisia, the history of stambali goes back to the arrival of the first slaves from Mali, Timbuktu specifically. Stambali is a religious ritual, a journey with the rhythm of the "gombri" and "chkackek," traces an individual and collective hypnosis, an annual tribute that the disciples of Sidi...
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Stambali
Directed By: Nawfel Saheb-Ettaba
Starring: None listed
Released: 2018
Join military expert and historian, Ian McCollum, as we take a look at some really cool firearms such as am Afghan Traditional Jezail, Breechloading wheellock from 1625, a North Korean AK-47, Spanish Miquelet flintlock, Colt 1862 pocket revolver and others....
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Antique Gun Show
Directed By: Gold Harbor Media
Starring: Ian McCollum
Released: 2018
Under Stalin, football was an instrument of propaganda in the hands of the secret police and army. Discover the many dark secrets hidden in the history of Soviet Football up until the cold war, which bare witness of the greater political History of Soviet Union, when Sports and Politics collided. A...
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Soviet Football: The Untold Story
Directed By: Nicolas Jallot
Starring: None listed
Released: 2018
Join military expert and historian, Ian McCollum, as we take a look at some interesting and historic pistols including a LeMat Centerfire Pistol, Beretta 1915, Japanese Hamada Type 2, Prototype Mauser HSv, M1 Enforcer and others....
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Historic Pistols
Directed By: Gold Harbor Media
Starring: Ian McCollum
Released: 2018
Mounting scandals including drug addiction and murder force the studios to appoint Will Hays as a morals czar to oversee production....
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Hollywood Single Beds and Double Standards
Directed By: Kevin Brownlow
Starring: James Mason, Cedric Belfrage
Released: 2018
A construction worker is clearing a path through a Florida bog known as the Windover pond when his digger unearths something macabre: a human skull that is 7,000 years old. So begins the story of one of North America's most important archaeological finds....
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Brain Diggers: Riddles Of The Dead
Directed By: Ian Parton
Starring: Glen Doran, Jonathan Hart
Released: 2018
This is the definitive and groundbreaking story of modern-day, violent pirate cells operating off the coast of Somalia. This documentary follows filmmaker Mohamed Ashareh as he risks his life to expose the inner workings of Somali pirate gangs by going undercover to meet them. This award-winning...
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The Pirate Tapes: The Truth About Somalia
Directed By: Matvei Zhivov
Starring: None listed
Released: None listed
Graham Hancock is no stranger to modern discourse on the nature of consciousness, or ancient civilizations, extra-terrestrials, psychedelics, and consciousness.Dawkins's belief is just that, an act of faith, because there is no relationship of the brain and consciousness, more like e like a TV...
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Graham Hancock - Civilization's love affair with Psychedelia - S33 Media
Directed By: George Winters
Starring: None listed
Released: 2018
A collection of memories of Britain's legendary steeplejack and TV personality. Features "Steam, A Steeplejack and a Bunger", "Memories of Fred Dibnah" (a remembrance with some of Fred's friends) and "Beer Talk" where Fred tells the story of one of his famous chimney fellings. His dedication to his...
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Memories of Fred Dibnah: The Legendary Steeplejack & Steam Engine Enthusiast
Directed By: Paul Donoghue
Starring: Fred Dibnah, Neil Carney
Released: 2018
A community in Australia who came together to explore and demonstrate a simpler way to live in response to global crises. Throughout the year the group build tiny houses, plant veggie gardens, practice simple living, and discover the challenges of living in community....
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A Simpler Way: Crisis as Opportunity
Directed By: Jordan Osmond
Starring: Jordan Osmond
Released: 2018
A gentle tale of love told in halting words, John and Michael pays homage to two men with Down's syndrome who shared an intimate and profoundly loving relationship that deeply affected the filmmaker. Animated with clay backlit on glass, the film shimmers like stained glass in motion....
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John and Michael
Directed By: Shira Avni
Starring: None listed
Released: 2018
Name-calling and cruel language hurt, say the teens who speak in this film. Homophobic language is a common verbal put-down among young people, but many adults feel uncomfortable responding. Moving interviews with gay, lesbian and transgender teens provide first-hand accounts. Weaving together...
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In Other Words
Directed By: Jan Padgett
Starring: None listed
Released: 2018
This provocative documentary uncovers a lost chapter in Canadian military history: how the Armed Forces dealt with homosexual behaviour among soldiers, during and after World War II. A group of veterans break their silence after more than 60 years....
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Open Secrets
Directed By: José Torrealba
Starring: None listed
Released: 2018
In this retro travel/paranormal documentary we explore some of the haunted myths that lurk over Denmark. Join Chris Halton, supernatural expert, as he embarks on a journey few would dare....
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Haunted Denmark
Directed By: Old Mill Entertainment
Starring: Chris Halton
Released: 2018
Over the last century in the United States, the electric chair has been used to kill more than 4,000 prisoners, more than any other means of capital punishment. It has become the symbol of America's death penalty. This is the story of the very first electric chair killing, the people involved, the...
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The Chair
Directed By: Nicholas O'Dwyer
Starring: None listed
Released: 2016
This is the tragic story of Sharon Mevsimler, a 45 stone woman who had a life saving operation - and then starved herself to death at the age of 41....
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Addicted To Food: Sharon's Story
Directed By: Rebecca Gilhooly
Starring: Amanda Drew
Released: 2018
On August 29, 2005, Hurricane Katrina, the most violent storm in the history of the United States, ravages New Orleans. The city's entire population is displaced and despite the Obama presidency, the project quickly becomes an opportunity to run a neoliberal response to the problem, intensifying...
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Shipwrecked America
Directed By: Alexandra Kandy Longuet
Starring: n/a
Released: 2018
The story of Christian samurai Takayama Ukon, his internal path between the sword and the cross is told by a young man, looking for something. Together with a modern reflection, Medieval Japan lives with tea ceremonies, kendo, calligraphy, and landscapes...
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Ukon the Samurai
Directed By: Lia Beltrami
Starring: None listed
Released: 2018
As a potential US default ominously looms over the nation, there is an increasingly bitter divide between Republicans and Democrats. The combined forces of Tea Party conservatism, Fox News' ideological "mystification" and the obstinacy of the Norquist tax pledge have all come to define politics on...
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Madhouse Mess
Directed By: Rebecca Glen
Starring: None listed
Released: 2018
What's the process of retrieving a sunken ship and preparing it for display in a museum? How do archaeologists work underwater? One of the biggest wrecks ever discovered in Spain was the 'Triunfante', sunk during a French siege in 1795. We follow the process from its discovery to its display in a...
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The Triunfante: Discovering an 18th Century Warship
Directed By: Martin Gonzalez Damonte
Starring: None listed
Released: 2018
Melding documentary footage with personal history and performance art, Solo honours the fragility of self-discovery. It sheds new light on the necessity for art and its saving grace. It shows how personal demons must be faced as we learn to trust ourselves and love our partners. Solo celebrates one...
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Solo
Directed By: Atif Siddiqi
Starring: None listed
Released: 2018
Mario Lanza was one of the most famous tenors the world has ever known. Pavarotti, Carreras, Domingo and Bocelli all trace their inspiration back to Lanza, who became the first true crossover artist when MGM made him a matinee idol during the 1950s. This stunning film traces the legend that was...
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Mario Lanza: The Best of Everything
Directed By: Alan Byron
Starring: Mario Lanza, Russell Watson
Released: 2018
"Dad's in heaven with President Nixon - dad hated his guts, but in heaven they're friends". Walking on the very beach where his father walked into the waves and drowned, Chris introduces us to the man at the centre of the Murray family. When Chris began to exhibit autistic tendencies as a toddler...
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Dad's In Heaven With Nixon
Directed By: Tom Murray
Starring: None listed
Released: 2018
Real Rail Adventures: Swiss Grand Tour showcase the construction marvels and visual splendors of the Swiss rail system. From world-class mainlines, to stunning scenic routes, to pioneering steam locomotives and historic cog trains, we celebrate triumphs of Swiss engineering and ingenuity. Soaring...
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Real Rail Adventures: Swiss Grand Tour
Directed By: Patty Conroy
Starring: Jeff Wilson
Released: 2018
A behind-the-scenes look at how Frank Sinatra and his Rat Pack made a movie, did two shows a night, got a president elected and made the city of Las Vegas world famous while never letting the party stop....
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The Oceans 11 Story
Directed By: Passport International
Starring: Frank Sinatra (archive footage), Dean Martin (archive footage)
Released: 2018
BMW Motorsport returns to Le Mans with the fia wec this year. Shortly before the start of the legendary 24-hour race, a ca. 60 minutes documentary will show the "birth" of the new BMW M8 GTE. Insights into the development of all technical and creative steps, test drives, ups and downs of man and...
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Mission 8 - From the first Idea to the first Race
Directed By: Lukas Lukincic
Starring: Jens Marquardt, Richard Bichler
Released: 2018
Join military expert and historian, Ian McCollum, as we take a look at some firearms from World War II Including German Sten MP 3008, Gas Trap M1 Garand, Japanese Type 1 Paratroop Folding Rifle, Reising M55 Submachine Gun, Nambu Type 96 & 99 LMG, Springfield Sniping Rifles and more....
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Guns of World War II
Directed By: Gold Harbor Media
Starring: Ian McCollum
Released: 2018
Paranormal investigator, Chris Halton, visits an 18th century windmill built inside the remains of a medieval abbey. The site has been attacked by King Cnute and William the Conqueror. In one famous incident a monk by the name of Veritas was executed by being hung inside. Veritas has been reported...
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The Haunted Windmill
Directed By: Old Mill Entertainment
Starring: Chris Halton
Released: 2018
"The most comprehensive and objective look at fasting on film." This documentary explores 7 different methods of fasting including Time-Restricted Feeding, Intermittent and Prolonged Fasting, Long-Term Water Fasting, Religious Fasting, Eating Disorders, Improvising or Fasting Unsafely, Fasting...
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Fasting
Directed By: Doug Orchard
Starring: Ph.D. Valter Longo, M.D. Jason Fung
Released: 2018
Join Paranormal expert, Chris Halton, as he explores the haunted Carbury Castle in Ireland. Steeped in mystery and legend, the Irish know their way around a good old fashioned ghost story. Join us, shall you?...
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Haunted Ireland: Carbury Castle
Directed By: Old Mill Entertainment
Starring: Chris Halton
Released: 2018
When writer Dennis Huffington decided he was ready to take a leap of faith and write his first book, he wanted to capture every moment of the stunning ride. Inspired by the growing vlogger movement, he decided to video and share his entire journey of becoming a published author. Find out what...
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From Scratch
Directed By: Dennis Huffington
Starring: Dennis Huffington, Trey Breck
Released: 2018
The circle of life for a group of birds is chronicled in this nature doc. From the birth of their young, to the dangers of the natural world, to the migration voyage, "Egret" explores an ever-changing world in the sky....
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Egret
Directed By: Dreamscape
Starring: Mark Griffiths
Released: 2018
While personally opposing capital punishment, a doctor walks the line of his own morality as he participates in lethal executions....
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The Sandman
Directed By: Lauren Knapp
Starring: Dr. Carlo Musso, Teresa Musso
Released: 2018
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