12JUL 2024
New England Patriots documentary

New England Patriots documentary

Kathy Willens/AP Patriots cornerback Malcolm Butler intercepted a pass intended for Seahawks wide receiver Ricardo Lockette in the Super Bowl. Patriots fans, get your popcorn ready. “I thought about the timeout, and when I looked over [at the Seahawks], something just didn’t look right, ” Patriots coach Bill Belichick said in the clip. “What are we going to do, are you going to…

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22JUN 2024
Walt Disney World documentary

Walt Disney World documentary

1 of 3 Walt Disney with a marionette version of Pinocchio. COURTESY OF DISNEY/PBS Walt Disney poses with many of his dozens of Oscars. Disney pioneered sound cartoons and nature documentaries. COURTESY OF LOS ANGELES PUBLIC LIBRARY/PBS Walt Disney in 1933 with his most famous creation, Mickey Mouse. EDWARD STEICHEN, CONDé NAST ARCHIVE/CORBIS/PBS Walt Disney with a marionette…

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02JUN 2024
European History Documentaries

European History Documentaries

In Europa is a series of television documentaries on Europe in the 20th century, based on the book with the same name by Dutch writer and historian Geert Mak. The series had a budget of 4 million euro and was cofinanced by the Dutch Ministry of Interior Relations. Episodes are available for viewing on the official site (below). First broadcast on Nederland 2 from 2007 to 2009, quite…

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13MAY 2024
New Orleans documentary

New Orleans documentary

Faubourg Tremé: The Untold Story of Black New Orleans , is a documentary film directed by Dawn Logsdon and co-directed and written by Lolis Eric Elie. Featuring a cast of local musicians, artists and writers, the film relates the history of New Orlean s Tremé neighborhood. Detailing the rich existence of the oldest black neighborhood in America, and its significance as the origin…

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23APR 2024
Art History documentary

Art History documentary

The heiress and unparalleled booster of 20th-century art is the focus of a new film by Lisa Immordino Vreeland. The Guggenheim family, early Americans who made a fortune in mining, provided its fair share of gossip-column inches in the 20th century. Benjamin Guggenheim, one of 11 children to patriarch Meyer Guggenheim (1828–1905), went down with the Titanic in 1912. He left a widow…

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03APR 2024
History of India documentary

History of India documentary

On the historic midnight of August 14 and 15, 1947, India became independent from British rule. First Indian Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru s speech, A Tryst with Destiny,was recorded by independent filmmaker Ambles J. Patel with two cameras and sound equipment. There were no official film units of the Government of India or other Indian filmmakers to film this historic moment…

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01APR 2024
History documentary series

History documentary series

Racism a History is one of the landmark documentaries, aired by BBC4. This is cover-photograph for the Wikipedia page. Racism: A History Genre Directed by Paul Tickell Narrated by Country of origin United Kingdom Original language(s) English Production Executive producer(s) David Okuefuna Release Original network Original release Racism: A History is a three-part British documentary…

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15MAR 2024
Best Economics Documentaries

Best Economics Documentaries

On a regular basis we are placated by commercials to satisfy our craving to know which bathroom tissue is the most absorbent; debates infomercials assuaging our fears over which vice-presidential candidate has the best dentist; and reality-shows that comfort our at least I am not as bad as need; there is an inescapable reality occurring right under our propagandized nose (as…

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24FEB 2024
Scientology documentary BBC

Scientology documentary BBC

He’s a well-known face in the U.K. after hosting quirky BBC documentaries for almost two decades, but Louis Theroux ’s U.S. profile could be on the rise following his first feature doc, about the Church of Scientology. Speaking at an event at the BFI London Film Festival, where the BBC Films- and BBC Worldwide-backed My Scientology Movie, directed by John Dower and produced by Simon…

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04FEB 2024
BBC Japanese documentary

BBC Japanese documentary

The Japanese men who prefer virtual girlfriends to sex - BBC News

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15JAN 2024
Watch BBC documentaries online

Watch BBC documentaries online

The word nature is derived from the Latin term “natura” literally translated as birth. The all encompassing definition of nature is the natural, physical or material world or universe. Nature is the phenomenon that accompanies the physical world. On a larger scale it varies from subatomic to the cosmic. Nature may also refer to the general realm of various types of living plants…

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26DEC 2023
Great History Documentaries

Great History Documentaries

By Marianna Torgovnick Some documentaries show us the strange, the exotic and the unfamiliar; others make us feel anew about something so everyday, we barely thought about it before. Some of my favorite TED Talks are built around great documentary films, like Deborah Scranton’s chilling “War Tapes” and Nathaniel Kahn’s moving search for “My Father, the Architect.” Below, find my…

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06DEC 2023
Civil War documentary Ken Burns

Civil War documentary Ken Burns

We Need to Change How We Teach Black History We Must Honor the Holocaust Survivors’ Stories Watch One Direction’s ‘History’ Montage Music Video Twenty-five years is a whole lot of time to you and me, but to history? No. History deals in millennia. History deals in epochs. History can leave 25 years in its coat pocket and not even notice. Take for instance the Civil War. It’s been…

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