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    • The Fence DVD
    • The Fence DVD
    • Acclaimed filmmaker Rory Kennedy examines the aim and effectiveness of the controversial Southern U.S. Border Barrier, a 700-mile fence erected along the more than 2,000-mile U.S.-Mexico border. Kennedy follows her title subject through private ranches, protected wilderness, bustling border… [ read more ]
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    • Taxicab Confessions: NY NY Parts 1-3 DVD
    • Taxicab Confessions: NY NY Parts 1-3 DVD
    • Emmy®-winning documentary series, Taxicab Confessions: New York, New York Parts 1-3 heads back to the familiar streets of the Big Apple to record more intimate nocturnal conversations with actual NYC taxicab passengers. In this special, a desperate group of revelers, fetishists,… [ read more ]
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    • Cathouse: The Specials DVD
    • Cathouse: The Specials DVD
    • Cathouse is a 2-Disc compilation of Cathouse: Sex, Guys and Videotapes Cathouse: Three Ring Circus Cathouse: What's on the Menu Cathouse: Menage a Trois The Best of Cathouse Cathouse: Come to the Party This compilation shows familiar girls [ read more ]
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    • Lalee's Kin: The Legacy of Cotton DVD
    • Lalee's Kin: The Legacy of Cotton DVD
    • LaLee's Kin: The Legacy of Cotton has two storylines, both of which show the impoverished life of residents in the American South. The documentary draws the connection — a vicious cycle — between poverty and the lack of education opportunity for black people living in the Mississippi… [ read more ]
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    • Sergio DVD
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    • Sergio DVD
    • From his birth in Rio de Janeiro in 1948 to his untimely and tragic death in Baghdad in 2003, Sergio Vieira de Mello led an extraordinary life. Vieira de Mello joined the United Nations in 1969 and would devote his life to the organization and its ideals. Known to most as simply… [ read more ]
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    • Every F---ing Day of My Life DVD
    • Every F---ing Day of My Life DVD
    • In the early morning hours of May 1, 2005, Wendy Maldonado, a mother of four in Grant Pass, Oregon, called 911 in hysterics. “I just killed my husband,” she confessed, adding, “I just want my kids to be safe.” When the operator asked how long her husband had abused her, Maldonado… [ read more ]
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    • The Last Truck: Closing of a GM Plant
    • The Last Truck: Closing of a GM Plant
    • Documentary focuses on the workers of the General Motors Assembly Plant in Moraine, Ohio - which opened in 1981, and churned out an average of 280,000 small trucks and SUVs a year - from the announcement a year ago that the Plant will be closing, to its last day on December 23, 2008, just… [ read more ]
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    • Pacific Battlefront (Collector's Tin) DVD
    • Pacific Battlefront (Collector's Tin) DVD
    • The war in the Pacific during World War II was the greatest naval conflict in history. Across the huge expanse of the Pacific, the navies of the United States and Japan slugged it out with a ferocity never imagined. Every conceivable type of naval activity was engaged in from massive air… [ read more ]
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    • Hear and Now DVD
    • Hear and Now DVD
    • Hear and Now is a deeply personal memoir by Emmy® Award-winning filmmaker Irene Taylor Brodsky about her deaf parents’ decision to undergo risky cochlear implant surgery – the only one of its kind that can restore a sense. At 65, Sally and Paul Taylor decided they wanted to hear their first… [ read more ]
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    • The Recruiter DVD
    • The Recruiter DVD
    • Uncle Sam wants you - and so does Sgt. First Class Clay Usie, one of the most successful recruiters in U.S. Army history. With the military facing its toughest period of enlistment due to mounting dangers in Iraq, The Recruiter from HBO Documentary Films® takes viewers to a Louisiana coastal… [ read more ]
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    • The Trails of Ted Haggard DVD
    • The Trails of Ted Haggard DVD
    • A documentary by Alexandra Pelosi takes a behind-the-scenes look at a recent life and hard times of ex-minister, Pastor Ted. Ted Haggard had it all: prosperity, a doting wife, five kids- and a ministry that reached out to approx 30 million followers who counted on his every word, whether on… [ read more ]
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    • When I Knew DVD
    • When I Knew DVD
    • Alternately candid, funny, poignant, and heartbreaking, When I Knew documents a cross-section of men and women of all ages and lifestyles who invoke the exact moment in their lives - whether as toddlers, grade-schoolers, teens or young adults - when they knew, once and for all, that they… [ read more ]
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    • Boy Interrupted DVD
    • Boy Interrupted DVD
    • On the night of Oct. 2, 2005, Hart and Dana Perry’s 15-year-old son Evan jumped to his death from his New York City bedroom window. This moving film is the story, told by his filmmaker parents and others who knew him, of Evan’s life and death, and his life-long struggle with bipolar… [ read more ]
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    • Death on a Factory Farm DVD
    • Death on a Factory Farm DVD
    • There’s a struggle being waged in the U.S. today – over how we treat the animals that end up on our dinner plates. More than ten billion animals are raised for consumption in the U.S. every year, most on industrialized “factory farms.” Virtually no federal laws mandate the humane treatment… [ read more ]
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