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Top Ten Documentaries
1. The Professor
This documentary explores Tai Chi as both a martial art and spiritual practice and tells the story of one of its greatest masters, Cheng Man-Ching.
2. Welcome to Leith
Welcome to Leith chronicles the attempted takeover of a small town in North Dakota by notorious white supremacist Craig Cobb.
3. Tiny: A Story About Living Small
Christopher buys a plot of land and with the support of his girlfriend sets out to build a Tiny House from scratch despite having no experience.
4. Unlocking the Cage
This riveting documentary follows animal rights lawyer Steven Wise as he tries to break down the legal wall that separates animals from humans.
5. The Up Series
In 1964 a group of seven year olds were interviewed for “Seven Up”. Michael Apted has been back to film them every seven years since.

6. Gary Numan: Android in La La Land
At the dawn of the '80s, Gary Numan was one of the world's biggest-selling recording artists. But his Asperger's syndrome brought problems.

7. Among the Believers
Cleric Abdul Aziz Ghazi is waging jihad against the Pakistani government using his expanding network of Islamic seminaries for children.
8. The Fear of 13
Part confessional and part performance, this haunting psychological thriller is a daring experiment in storytelling.
9. The New Rijksmuseum
In 2003, the ambitious renovation of The Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam began but reopened five years later than expected.
 
10. Marinoni: Fire in the Frame
After years working as a master bike craftsman, at age 75 Giuseppe Marinoni is attempting the world hour record for his age group.

 
New and Notable

Sea Gypsies
The vessel is Infinity, a 120 foot, hand-built sailboat, crewed by a band of miscreants. The journey, an 8,000 mile Pacific crossing, from New Zealand to Patagonia, with a stop in Antarctica.

In The News

Welcome to Leith
Welcome to Leith chronicles the attempted takeover of a small town in North Dakota by notorious white supremacist Craig Cobb. As his behavior becomes more threatening, the residents look for ways to expel their neighbor.

Film Activism

The Penguin Counters
If you're interested in this film about penguin conservation and climate change and want to learn more about how you can help, please visit oceanites.org

History Lessons

Through a Lens Darkly
The first documentary to explore the role of photography in shaping the identity, aspirations and social emergence of African Americans from slavery to the present.

Short Films

True New York
In a city with 8 million people, there's bound to be a few good stories. True New York is a feature-length compilation anthology film featuring five award-winning short documentaries.

Coming Soon

Germans & Jews

Coming to iTunes on September 5 and DVD on September 12