And he’s almost shirtless.
And he’s almost shirtless.
“I always felt really, really guilty about it, but I kept doing it. So really, how guilty can you feel?”
Rollaball is a documentary-in-progress about an inspiring team of Ghanaian polio survivors who’re pioneering an extreme sports hybrid of skating and soccer.
The former Houston Rockets basketball star is in Kenya filming a feature-length documentary called “The End Of The Wild” about the terrible impact poaching has had on Africa’s fauna. He got to meet some beautiful African animals along the way…
Remember Abby and Brittany Hensel, the conjoined twins whose lives we were introduced to in a documentary Joined For Life? Well they will now have their own show on TLC which will chronicle the girls’ life following college and throughout a trip to Europe.
From it’s roots in nostalgia, 8-bit is breaking free into a stand alone art form. PBS Off Book strikes again with another interesting mini-documentary on an aspect of internet culture.
At the very moment you’ve written off humanity, something like this comes along. The Fire Department in Detroit pull two unconscious dogs out of a burning house, and one selfless firefighter resuscitates them with his own oxygen tank and mask.
Seven minutes in heaven, indeed. Never before seen footage from the filming of Return of the Jedi in Buttercup Valley.
“Katy Perry: Part of Me” looks surprisingly touching. It takes chutzpah to green light a year long documentary that captured some of the darkest moments in your personal life.
The goal: Restore the emotional connection the president had in 2008.
“After four years, the only bad thing they found about their time in office was that it was just too good.” 17-minute Obama “documentary” to be released today, but is already the subject of GOP ridicule.
It’s about what you’d expect. Exciting score, high-profile interviews, dramatic cuts — and yes, killing Osama Bin Laden. Of course, Tom Hanks is the narrator.
Expect hero-worship. But how much of it will be devoted to killing Bin Laden? It will be directed by Davis Guggenheim.
Anyone who’s seen Cameron’s accidental 2008 masterpiece “Fireproof” has to be stoked for his next filmic endeavor — a cinematic field trip that Mike Seaver hopes will “guide us back to the foundation of America’s success.” “Monumental” will hit theaters for one night only, March 27.
This clandestine documentary, smuggled into France for a last-minute submission to Cannes, depicts the day-to-day life of acclaimed Iranian director Jafar Panahi. “This is Not a Film” was shot partially on an iPhone during Panahi’s house arrest in his Tehran apartment while appealing his sentence — six years in prison and a 20-year filmmaking ban.
“Billion Dollar Hippy”, the made-for-TV documentary on the life and times of Steve Jobs, premiered on BBC2 last night. Now, all 59 minutes of the late Apple co-founder’s biopic can be seen online at your leisure. For now, anyway.
A new Made by Hand mini-doc about Brooklyn knifemaker Joel Bukiewicz. With so much love going into each handcrafted knife, you better not put one of these in the dishwasher. (via thisismadebyhand.com)
What do the citizens of Wasilla, Alaska think of Sarah Palin? The producers of this upcoming documentary traveled to the small town in the frozen north to find out. Watch Video ›
This clip from the 2005 documentary ‘Now Entering: A Millennial Generation’ features a younger Mark Zuckerberg drinking beer and talking about his new startup, Facebook. You can read more here! Watch Video ›
In the United States, there is a “growing real life superhero community.” It is made up of ordinary regular people who have perfected certain skills to protect others. These people wear capes and masks, and they even have superhero names. And HBO has a feature documentary on the subject that premieres tomorrow night. View List ›
This ten minute documentary about the making of Watch The Throne is actually pretty well worth your time especially if your curious what a dinner between Kanye, Jay-Z, and Beyoncé is like. If you want a quicker Kanye/Jay-Z fix though make sure to check out the behind-the-scenes photo gallery and the new song, “Otis.” (via pitchfork.tumblr.com) View List ›
My Heart is an Idiot follows the ‘terminally romantic’ Davy Rothbart (This American Life, FOUND Magazine) as he road trips across the country looking for love in all the right, and wrong places. As someone whose heart is a drunken octopus, I can relate. Watch Video ›
A documentary on the development of hardcore porn in the theaters of San Francisco, a city once known as “The Smut Capital of the United States.” Watch Video ›
Anthony Geffen’s new documentary, “The Wildest Dream: Conquest of Everest,” can be best described as a true love triangle. Here, though, the home-wrecking villian is Mt. Everest, the largest mountain in the world. Watch Video ›