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"The Magnificent Anders(s)ons - The Look of Reality" (2016) [15:07] A look at realism in cinema, that compares the quirky Wes Anderson with Roy Andersson, a relatively unknown Swedish director with an even quirkier aesthetic.
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James Clerk Maxwell - The Man Who Changed The World (2015) - The story about electro-magnetism [58:59]
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A History of the Nissan Skyline (2017) | Cool Short Doc on an Iconic Car [5:32]
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WilliamMarshall35
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School Girl Killer (2000) | An Ethiopian girl kills her abductor and rapist, this follows her story and court case. [48.32]
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pantherclad
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"The Redheads" New Zealand Ancient History Documentary (2017)(e.g. 59:13)
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MyOversoul
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In the Name of Confucius (Trailer) (2017) - exposé of China’s multi-billion dollar Confucius Institute program and the growing global controversies surrounding it. [00:01:59]
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HardCramps
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Defunctland: The History of the Son of Beast (2017) - "As a Cincinnatian, I loved this! The life and death of one of the biggest, baddest roller coasters ever! (14:07)"
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j_strange888
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Africa's lions – a quiet death (2017) | DW Documentary [25:54]
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nerdquadrat
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The Private Lives of Pompeii (2002) Draws on the archaeological record and contemporary sources to show what life was like in the doomed Roman city [1:14:40]
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easilypersuadedsquid
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Atomic Bomb Tests In Mercury , Nevada Historic Film (1953)
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thinkB4WeSpeak
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5 Worst Times & Places To Be Alive In Human History (2016) [CC] (18:42)
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encinitas2252
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This is What Owning a Ramen Restaurant in Japan is Like (2016)
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MatthewDrake89
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Turned Pages (2017) - A short documentary about a second hand bookstore
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CaptainDaveo
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Secrets of Soviet Space Disasters (1999) - After the fall of the Soviet Union we finally found out about the many disasters the Soviet space program was riddled with. [42:51]
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W00ster
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Things You Need to Know About the Future (2017) "Hannah Fry uses data to offer an evidence-based vision of our lives in the future."
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miraoister
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Chosin (2010) - Phenomenal first-hand accounts of the Battle of Chosin Reservoir
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ozelegend
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Gaza: The Last Picture (2014) - A documentary following a Journalist and a paramedic crew in Gaza during opposition bombardment.
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TotallyNotATr0ll
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ESPN 30 for 30: The Legend of Gatorade (2017) In the 1960s, Dr. Robert Cade and his team set out to create a solution for a problem that was plaguing University of Florida football players. After a few seasons of tests and experiments, their final product would change athletic performance forever.
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NoisyDolphin
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On the Dot (2013) - Dabbawalas (Food delivery on bicycles) have one of the most proficient food networks. Their success depends on an ingenious code system -- and reliable local trains.
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KingMidasInReverse79
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The Chinese economic bubble (2011) - how China moves forward in uncertain times [45:40]
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gorillaz0e
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Time Team Special 47: Brunel's Last Launch (2011) - Tony joins archaeologists in London as they discover why what went wrong with Brunel's SS Great Eastern in 1858.
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chubachus
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