History Movies
The Isle

The Isle

The Isle
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96

On a remote island off the west coast of Scotland in 1846 a heavy storm hits, causing a ship to sink. Three survivors row through a thick early morning mist,…

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The Front Runner

The Front Runner

The Front Runner
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113

American Senator Gary Hart’s presidential campaign in 1988 is derailed when he’s caught in a scandalous love affair.

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Britain’s Nuclear Bomb: The Inside Story

Britain’s Nuclear Bomb: The Inside Story

Britain’s Nuclear Bomb: The Inside Story
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60

In 1957 Britain detonated its first megaton hydrogen bomb – code-named Operation Grapple X. It was the culmination of an extraordinary project in which scientists overcame all odds to turn…

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Meet the Trumps: From Immigrant to President

Meet the Trumps: From Immigrant to President

Meet the Trumps: From Immigrant to President
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65

Documentary telling the remarkable story of Donald Trump’s family history, an extraordinary immigration success story. What can we learn about the next President of the United States from his background?

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Everybody Street

Everybody Street

Everybody Street
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83

EVERYBODY STREET, directed by Cheryl Dunn, illuminates the lives and work of New York’s iconic street photographers – including Bruce Davidson, Mary Ellen Mark, Elliott Erwitt, Ricky Powell…

Hidden Killers of the Post-War Home

Hidden Killers of the Post-War Home

Hidden Killers of the Post-War Home
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60

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Gramsci 44

Gramsci 44

Gramsci 44
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67

Between 1926 and 1927, the Italian intellectual and Communist political figure Antonio Gramsci spent 44 days imprisoned on the island of Ustica, off the northern coast of Sicily. Together …

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Newtown

Newtown

Newtown
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85

A look at how the community of Newtown, Connecticut came together in the aftermath of the largest mass shooting of schoolchildren in American history.

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League of Exotique Dancers

League of Exotique Dancers

League of Exotique Dancers
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90

League of Exotique Dancers explores vintage Burlesque’s world of fun, frolic, and feathers, yet also turns the spotlight on the poverty, racism, and sexism that were rampant under all that…

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The Story of Technoviking

The Story of Technoviking

The Story of Technoviking
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50

Imagine this: you go dancing at a parade, there you will be filmed and suddenly this movie appears on the net. An artist makes art out of these images. From…

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Neko zamurai: Minami no shima e iku

Neko zamurai: Minami no shima e iku

Neko zamurai: Minami no shima e iku
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85

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The Codebreaker Who Hacked Hitler

The Codebreaker Who Hacked Hitler

The Codebreaker Who Hacked Hitler
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60

Thanks to the movie The Imitation Game many people know that Alan Turing was one of the men behind breaking the german coding machine Enigma during World War II. But…

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Wang chao de nu ren: Yang Gui Fei

Wang chao de nu ren: Yang Gui Fei

Wang chao de nu ren: Yang Gui Fei
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122

The tragic story of a Tang Dynasty imperial consort who was the favorite of the Emperor Xuanzong.

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Andrew Marr on Churchill: Blood, Sweat and Oil Paint

Andrew Marr on Churchill: Blood, Sweat and Oil Paint

Andrew Marr on Churchill: Blood, Sweat and Oil Paint
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59

Andrew Marr looks at the role that painting played in Winston Churchill’s life as a form of therapy, and relates it to his own process of recovery from a stroke.

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Our Man in Tehran

Our Man in Tehran

Our Man in Tehran
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85

The events of the Iranian Hostage Crisis and Canada’s involvement, especially concerning Ambassador Ken Taylor, are explored.

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Samurai Warrior Queens

Samurai Warrior Queens

Samurai Warrior Queens
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50

The drama documentary tells the real life story of Samurai woman Takeko Nakano who in 1868 fights for her clans’ independence in a final battle that marks the end of…

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Gore Vidal: The United States of Amnesia

Gore Vidal: The United States of Amnesia

Gore Vidal: The United States of Amnesia
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83

This is an unashamedly opinionated film. In Gore Vidal’s America, the political coup has already happened. The right have triumphed and the human values of the liberals have been consigned…

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The Irish Pub

The Irish Pub

The Irish Pub
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76

The tradition of the Irish pub. Speaking to pub owners all over Ireland, Alex Fegan gets into the heart of what makes the Irish pub the institution that it is.

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Jingle Bell Rocks!

Jingle Bell Rocks!

Jingle Bell Rocks!
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94

An exclusive backstage pass into a fascinating underground world of alternative Christmas music. Starring an eclectic cast of characters – The Flaming Lips, Run DMC, John Waters – plus two…

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Smiling Through the Apocalypse

Smiling Through the Apocalypse

Smiling Through the Apocalypse
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99

‘Smiling Through the Apocalypse’ chronicles a man whose editorial instincts produced one of the greatest magazines ever: Harold Hayes, the swinging editor and cultural provocateur of the …

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Gameplay

Gameplay

Gameplay
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94

The history of video games.

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The Anatomy of a Great Deception

The Anatomy of a Great Deception

The Anatomy of a Great Deception
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92

A deep investigation of 9112001 Wolrd Trade Center attacks made by an ordinary man.

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Return to the Hiding Place

Return to the Hiding Place

Return to the Hiding Place
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102

When the Nazis begin killing Jews in Holland, a group of youth fight to save the lives of the innocent.

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Carne the Taco Maker

Carne the Taco Maker

Carne the Taco Maker
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83

Customers from all over come to taste Don Taco’s secret tasty meat, unaware of what they are consuming and the dark family secret behind his success.

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The Secret Path

The Secret Path

The Secret Path
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77

A love story. Theo and Frank are on the run from the British Navy in the early 1800’s. They hide in the grounds of an abandoned country house and discover…

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The Liberator

The Liberator

The Liberator
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119

Simon Bolivar fought over 100 battles against the Spanish Empire in South America. He rode over 70,000 miles on horseback. His military campaigns covered twice the territory of Alexander the…

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The Galapagos Affair: Satan Came to Eden

The Galapagos Affair: Satan Came to Eden

The Galapagos Affair: Satan Came to Eden
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120

About a series of unsolved disappearances on the Galapagos Island of Floreana in the 1930s.

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Neko zamurai

Neko zamurai

Neko zamurai
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100

Masterless Samurai Kyutaro Madarame is hired by a dog-loving gang to get rid of their rival gang’s beloved pet, an adorable white cat. Upon raising his sword, however, he cannot…

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It’s Better to Jump

It’s Better to Jump

It’s Better to Jump
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75

There is a centuries-old seawall in the ancient port of Akka, located on Israel’s northern coast. Today, Akka is a modern city inhabited by Muslims, Christians, Jews, and Baha’i, but…

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Kiyosu kaigi

Kiyosu kaigi

Kiyosu kaigi
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138

After the forced suicide of Nobunaga Oda at the Incident at Honno-ji, powerful figures Katsuie Shibata, Hideyoshi Toyotomi, Nagahide Niwa and Tsuneoki Ikeda meet to decide on a successor. …

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Le dernier des injustes

Le dernier des injustes

Le dernier des injustes
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220

A place: Theresienstadt. A unique place of propaganda which Adolf Eichmann called the model ghetto, designed to mislead the world and Jewish people regarding its real nature, to be the…

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Neurons to Nirvana

Neurons to Nirvana

Neurons to Nirvana
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85

A stylish, in depth look at the renaissance in psychedelic drug research in light of current scientific, medical and cultural knowledge. The film explores these socially taboo substances as…

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Schooled: The Price of College Sports

Schooled: The Price of College Sports

Schooled: The Price of College Sports
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85

A documentary that examines how college sports in America became a billion dollar enterprise built on the backs of its unpaid athletes.

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The Light of Freedom

The Light of Freedom

The Light of Freedom
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124

It is the year 1861 and President Lincoln has called for 75,000 men to join the Union Army. As the Civil War begins, another battle has been raging for decades….

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The Illness and the Odyssey

The Illness and the Odyssey

The Illness and the Odyssey
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70

This film is an epic, medical mystery whodunit, which tracks the decades long pursuit of scientists competing each other to find the cause of a mysterious neurological disease affecting …

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Hue: A Matter of Colour

Hue: A Matter of Colour

Hue: A Matter of Colour
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86

A documentary that weaves together personal journeys, historical facts and expert analysis to show the world through the eyes of those touched by the issue of colourism.

The Hidden Hand: Alien Contact and the Government Cover-Up

The Hidden Hand: Alien Contact and the Government Cover-Up

The Hidden Hand: Alien Contact and the Government Cover-Up
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80

The Hidden Hand is a controversial Award-winning documentary that explores the possibility of an extraterrestrial presence here on Earth. The film takes a keen look at a spectrum of topics…

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Levitated Mass

Levitated Mass

Levitated Mass
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88

The Story of Michael Heizer’s Monolithic Sculpture.

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Another Period

Another Period

Another Period
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21

A mockumentary-style period piece comedy that follows members of the wealthy Bellacourt family and their servants in early 20th-century Newport, Rhode Island.

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Mysteries at the Monument

Mysteries at the Monument

Mysteries at the Monument
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60

Monumental Mysteries scours the country for America’s most extraordinary monuments and reveals the amazing mysteries hidden. From New York’s iconic Chrysler Building that was once the site …

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