Michael Jackson live in Bucharest

  • 18 July 2018
cover imageThe concert of Michael Jackson which was performed on October 1st, 1992 in Bucharest.

Dolores

  • 18 July 2018
cover imageDolores Huerta is among the most important, yet least known, activists in American history. An equal partner in co-founding the first farm workers unions with Cesar Chavez, her enormous contributions have gone largely unrecognized. Dolores tirelessly led the fight for racial and labor justice, becoming one of the most defiant feminists of the twentieth century.

Swim team

  • 18 July 2018
cover imageChronicles the winning debut season of the Jersey Hammerheads, a competitive swim team formed by the parents of a boy on the autism spectrum that consisting exclusively of autistic teens.

Line 41

  • 17 July 2018
cover imageA revealing documentary that explores the history and psychology behind the complex triangle of perpetrators, bystanders, and victims in Holocaust-era Poland. Focuses on Natan Grossmann, a Holocaust survivor from Łódź, who doesn't know what happened to his brother and parents, and Jens-Jürgen Ventzki, whose father was mayor of the town during the German occupation.

GI Jews

  • 17 July 2018
cover imageTells the story of the 550,000 Jewish Americans who fought in World War II. In their own words, veterans both famous and unknown bring their war experiences to life, how they fought for their nation and their people, struggled with anti-Semitism within their ranks, and emerged transformed.

Bugs

  • 17 July 2018
cover imageWith global food shortages on the horizon, forward-thinking chefs, environmentalists and food scientists are turning toward an unexpected source of protein: insects. Bugs provides a perfect entry point to insect cuisine. For three years, a cast of charming and brave food adventurers from the Nordic Food Lab traveled the world to learn what some of the two billion people who already eat insects had to say.

#Artoffline

  • 16 July 2018
cover imageExamines the transformation of art in the internet age.

American Valhalla

  • 16 July 2018
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Frank Serpico

  • 16 July 2018
cover imageIn the early 1970s, Officer Frank Serpico made headlines when he blew the whistle on a culture of bribery and corruption within the New York City Police Department. Now, Serpico tells his story in his own words: from his Italian-American roots in Brooklyn to his disillusionment with the NYPD to his riveting account of a dramatic drug bust, and possible set-up that ended with him being shot in the face.

This is Bob Hope

  • 15 July 2018
cover imageDuring his eight-decade career, Bob Hope was the only performer to achieve top-rated success in every form of mass entertainment: Vaudeville, Broadway, movies, radio, television, popular song and personal appearances, including hosting the Academy Awards a record 19 times and his annual USO Christmas military tours. Includes film, television, and radio clips; readings of excerpts from Hope's writings; and interviews with prominent entertainment industry figures, family members, and Hope's writers.

Why are we fat?

  • 15 July 2018
cover imageObesity is the biggest health crisis on the planet. This documentary explains the reasons for rapid weight gain and looks at what people can do about it.

Never the bride

  • 15 July 2018
cover imageThe documentary examines why a growing number of North American women are delaying or altogether avoiding getting married and how their respective cultures regard them.

The secret life of Lance Letscher

  • 14 July 2018
cover imageA deeply personal and psychological portrait of foreign-known, Austin-based collage artist Lance Letscher. Told through memories of trauma and triumph, the film provides a doorway into Letscher's profound insights on creativity, the subconscious, work ethic and spirituality. Through his intricate artistic process, we witness the artists unwavering determination to stay in the moment free of mind, thought and preconception. Featuring detailed images of more than a hundred of his collages, sculptures and installations, viewers are offered a visual feast while gaining intimate access into Letscher's methodical techniques and brilliant mind.

Survival guide for pain-free living with Peggy Cappy and special guest Lee Albert

  • 14 July 2018
cover imagePeggy Cappy joins forces with neuromuscular therapist Lee Albert with these game changing exercise routines that can relieve pain in your back, knees, hips, and head, including chronic migraine headaches.

49 pulses

  • 14 July 2018
cover imageComprised of survivor interviews, re-enactments, and police body camera footage, this documentary examines the 2016 Pulse nightclub massacre in Orlando, Florida, one of the worst mass shootings in U.S. history.

Last men in Aleppo

  • 13 July 2018
cover imageSyrian filmmaker Feras Fayyad's breathtaking work, a searing example of boots-on-the-ground reportage, follows the efforts of the internationally recognized White Helmets, an organization consisting of ordinary citizens who are the first to rush towards military strikes and attacks in the hope of saving lives.

Nature.

  • 13 July 2018
cover imageIn Encountering sea monsters, marine photographer Bob Cranston investigates the realm of the Humboldt squid. Oceans of glass takes the viewer on a tour of the Monterey Bay Aquarium in Monterey, California.

The Alps

  • 13 July 2018
cover imageA look at one man's journey as he faces the legendary mountain that took his father's life- a sheer rock and ice wall known as the Eiger, in Switzerland.

Luisa Miller

  • 12 July 2018
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Creating powerful movie scenes

  • 12 July 2018
cover imageUsing examples from such award winning screenplays as Million Dollar Baby, Sideways, and Pirates of Caribbean, this DVD reveals the elements of action, description, and dialogue that will insure the overall success of your screenplay.--Container.

Europe and Western civilization in the modern age

  • 12 July 2018
cover imageLectures delivered by Professor Thomas Childers of the University of Pennsylvania tracing the course of European history from the late eighteenth century to the close of the twentieth.

Islam in brief

  • 12 July 2018
Discusses Islamic doctrine and practices.

The Vietnam War :

  • 11 July 2018
"Nearly 50 years after the end of the Vietnam War, Oregonians remain deeply affected by the events of those times. The Vietnam War Oregon Remembers explores the personal stories of a wide variety of people, from combat veterans, nurses and support personnel, to anti-war protestors and grieving family members -- all coming to terms with an event that divided the country and forever marked those who lived through it. This 90-minute documentary features national and local archival film and photographs and examines the impact of the Vietnam War on Oregonians today."--container.

Writing romantic comedies and love stories

  • 11 July 2018
cover image"Using the most successful romantic comedies and love stories of the last decade, this DVD reveals the essential principles for writing believable, entertaining, and emotionally fulfilling romantic relationships."--Container.

The farthest

  • 11 July 2018
cover imageIn 1977, NASA launched the Voyager missions as a way of exploring the solar system's outermost planets, capturing images of Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune, and their moons. "The farthest" documents Voyager's journey, including first-hand accounts of the men and women who built the ships and guided their missions. Bonus film "Second genesis" explores the scientific quest to find life, or evidence of it, beyond Earth.

Bill Maher

  • 11 July 2018
cover imageIn an all-new solo HBO comedy special, Maher offers his candid opinions on a wide range of social and political issues including sex, drugs, Iraq, immigrantion, President Bush, and much more.

Edgar A. Poe

  • 10 July 2018
cover imageEdgar Allan Poe: buried alive draws on the rich palette of Poe's evocative imagery and sharply drawn plots to tell the real story of the notorious author. Featuring Tony Award-winning actor Denis O'Hare, the film explores the misrepresentations of Poe as an alcoholic madman. It reveals the way in which Poe tapped into what it means to be a human in the modern and sometimes frightening world.

We'll meet again

  • 10 July 2018
cover imageDramatic reunions of people whose lives crossed at pivotal moments. View history through their eyes and hear stories of heroism, hope and the forging of unbreakable bonds.

Free to rock

  • 10 July 2018
cover imageThe social history of how western rock music spread like a virus across the Iron Curtain, becoming the symbol of freedom under the Soviet regime. And how it helped end the Cold War.

When Patsy Cline was crazy

  • 9 July 2018
cover imageExamines the roots of country singer Patsy Cline's impact in both personal and cultural terms to illuminate how she arrived at a pivotal moment in the evolution of American culture. The documentary also features rare performances and archival interviews with Cline's contemporaries and new interviews with a wide range of artists who have been influenced by Cline.

Visions of New York City

  • 9 July 2018
cover imageFrom Wall Street to Washington Heights, down Fifth Avenue, over bridges, and across the grid, celebrate the irresistible attraction of the little island that has captured the hearts of millions and sparked countless lifelong love affairs. This vivid film offers striking views of New York: the harbor from Lady Liberty's perspective; Central Park as the birds experience it; the crucifix architecture of St. Patrick's Cathedral as intended from the heavens; Little Italy, and more.

Dina

  • 9 July 2018
cover imageDina's getting married in a few weeks and there's still so much to do. She has to move her boyfriend, Scott, from his parents' house to her apartment, and settle him in to only the second home he's ever had, all while juggling his schedule as an early morning Walmart door greeter. She has to get her dress, confirm arrangements with the venue, and make peace with her family, who remain nervous for their beloved Dina after the death of her first husband.

Chavela

  • 8 July 2018
cover imageThe captivating look at the unconventional life of beloved performer Chavela Vargas, whose passionate renditions of Mexican popular music and triumphant return to the stage late in life brought her international fame.

Black hole apocalypse

  • 8 July 2018
cover imageJoin astrophysicist and novelist Janna Levin on a mind-blowing voyage to the frontiers of black hole science, which is shining new light on the most powerful and mysterious objects in the universe.

Fight hate with love

  • 8 July 2018
cover imageAs a young man, Michael Ta'Bon's ex-con father taught him about drugs and crime, and those lessons landed him in prison for fifteen years. During his incarceration, Michael promised himself that he would one day start a movement to prevent young black people from getting caught in the cycle of violence he found himself in. Seven years after being released from prison, now married with a pregnant wife and a young son, Michael is a dedicated public servant in his North Philadelphia.

Tolkien & Lewis

  • 7 July 2018
cover imageIt explores the fundamental characteristics of myth, reality, ritual, and imagination, and tells the story of C.S. Lewis's intellectual journey into the realm of faith, which began at a meeting with fellow author J.R.R. Tolkien.

Years of living dangerously.

  • 7 July 2018
cover imageSecond season of documentaries about climate change. Covers issues like severe hurricanes, droughts, and the increasing extinction rate of wildlife. Looks at not only how we have impacted our planet, but how we can save it for future generations.

LA 92

  • 7 July 2018
cover image"Twenty-five years after the verdict in the Rodney King trial sparked several days of protests and violence in Los Angeles, LA 92 immerses viewers in that tumultuous period through stunning and rarely seen footage. Produced by Oscar® winner Simon Chinn and Emmy® winner Jonathan Chinn and directed by Oscar® winners Dan Lindsay and TJ Martin, the film brings a fresh perspective to a pivotal moment."--Container.

Magnus

  • 6 July 2018
cover imageThe life and chess career of the Norwegian competitive chess player and child prodigy Magnus Carlsen.

Blue planet II

  • 6 July 2018
cover imageDavid Attenborough returns to the world's oceans in this sequel to the acclaimed documentary filming rare and unusual creatures of the deep, as well as documenting the problems our oceans face.

Riva beside me

  • 6 July 2018
Riva, an emotionally and physically abused teenage girl growing up in 1960's New York City, finds an unlikely guardian angel and meets a young man who helps turn this twisted Cinderella drama into one of hope, humor, and sweet liberation.

Celtic Thunder X

  • 5 July 2018
cover imageThe brand new special was filmed in Dublin on October 30, 2017 at the Helix Theatre. It features new ensemble songs including: Sons of Light, Toora, Loora, Lay, The Wild Rover, Right All Right, and Castle on the Hill followed in the second act by nostalgic fun songs like Celebration, I'm a Believer, Seasons in the Sun and Rise Again in addition to traditional Irish songs like Ireland's Call and more.

Rick Steves' Europe.

  • 5 July 2018
cover image"Rick Steves is your perfect travel partner, guiding you through his favorite European cities, villages and off-the-beaten-path getaways ..."--Cover.

Conor McGregor

  • 5 July 2018
cover imageAn all-access look into the life of a sporting icon. Filmed over the course of several years, this feature documentary chronicles the astonishing rise of one of the most prolific, controversial, talented, outspoken and entertaining characters currently traversing the sporting and cultural landscape.

The Pulitzer at 100

  • 4 July 2018
cover imageCelebrates the centenary of this revered and seminal national award for literary excellence in journalism and the arts. The riveting tales of the winning artists give an insider's view of how these pinnacles of achievement are selected in the twenty-one categories and how the award has the power to change lives and communities.

Rockaway Beach

  • 4 July 2018
This video was recorded on July 4, 2016, 3pm, at Rockaway Beach Community Church, 400 SE 3rd Avenue, in Rockaway Beach, Oregon. Bill Hassell and Don Best planned the presentation for some three months. The church graciously volunteered their auditorium to host the event. More than 80 people came to the talk, which lasted almost 3 hours. With over 150 pictures from Don's collection, the history of Rockaway Beach was well covered. Don described the plank road that preceded a paved road for years and the famous fire that consumed several buildings in the 1930s. There were numerous pictures of the Emily Reed shipwreck, of the famous "skunk" railroad car, even the Rockaway Coconut trees.

Van Morrison in concert

  • 4 July 2018
cover imageFilmed at the BBC Radio Theatre in 2016, Sir Van Morrison performs an intimate 'In Concert' show. The Belfast born 'Van The Man' performs a selection of tracks, old and new, from his iconic back catalogue through to 'Keep Me Singing'. Tracks include the classic hits 'Brown Eyed Girl', 'Wild Night' and 'Cleaning Windows'. This intimate show is an up close and personal performance by the Grammy award winning Celtic soul troubadour who is arguably one of the most influential songwriters and performers in the history of popular music.

The Force

  • 3 July 2018
cover imageBeginning in 2014, this film chronicles two years with the Oakland Police Department, which, in 2003, was put under federal oversight for misconduct and civil rights abuses. Relations between the department and the community are explored in the wake of nationally publicized police shootings and the advent of the Black Lives Matter Movement.

Jane

  • 3 July 2018
cover imageLooks back at Jane Goodall's career as a primatologist, animal rights advocate, and environmental activist. Comprised of present-day interview segments with Goodall and archival footage of her work studying chimpanzees at Tanzania's Gombe National Park shot by Hugo van Lawick in the 1960s for National Geographic.

Varekai

  • 2 July 2018
cover imageDeep within a forest, at the summit of a volcano, there is an extraordinary world--a world where something else is possible. A world called Varekai. From the sky falls a solitary young man, and the story of Varekai begins. Parachuted into the shadows of a magical forest, a kaleidoscopic world populated by fantastical creatures, this young man sets off on an adventure both absurd and extraordinary.

City of ghosts

  • 2 July 2018
cover imageA documentary that follows the efforts of "Raqqa Is Being Slaughtered Silently," a handful of anonymous activists who banded together after their homeland was taken over by ISIS in 2014. With deeply personal access, this is the story of a brave group of citizen journalists as they face the realities of life undercover, on the run, and in exile, risking their lives to stand up against one of the greatest evils in the world today.

Human flow

  • 1 July 2018
cover image"Over 65 million people around the world have been forced from their homes to escape famine, climate change, and war in the greatest human displacement since World War II. HUMAN FLOW, an epic film journey led by the internationally renowned artist Ai Weiwei, gives a powerful visual expression to this massive human migration. Captured over the course of an eventful year in 23 countries, the film follows a chain of urgent human stories that stretches across the globe." -- Container.

Bill Nye

  • 1 July 2018
cover imageBill Nye is a man on a mission, to stop the spread of anti-scientific thinking across the world. With intimate and exclusive access, as well as plenty of wonder and whimsy, this behind the scenes portrait of Nye follows him as he takes off his Science Guy lab coat and takes on those who deny climate change, evolution, and a science-based world view.

Come alive

  • 30 June 2018
cover imageBecause of the church's deep commitment of ministry, evangelism, and bringing the community of faith together, the Christian Care Center has touched lives, restored families, and seen thousands of broken, hurting people come to know the love of Jesus.

Southern fried chicks

  • 30 June 2018
cover imageThe Southern Fried Chicks Comedy Tour is a female version of the highly successful Blue Collar Comedy Tour, only with bigger attitude and better hair! Life and love in the USA, as told by four funny women with four very different points of view.

David Suchet

  • 29 June 2018
cover imageFollow David Suchet on a journey of discovery around the Mediterranean. Suchet traces the life of Paul as it is written in the New Testament, learning about the man who helped transform Christianity into the global force it is today.

Killer volcanoes

  • 29 June 2018
cover imageNOVA's expert team looks for the signature of a volcanic eruption big enough to have blasted a huge cloud of ash and sulfuric acid into the atmosphere. Killer Volcanoes spotlights the search for the mystery volcano that plunged the globe into a deep freeze and inflicted famine on medieval Europe.

Eric Clapton

  • 28 June 2018
cover imageTold through his own words, the documentary reflects on his traumatic childhood, his difficult struggle with drugs and alcohol, the loss of his son, and how he always found his inner strength and healing in music. It features extensive interviews with Clapton himself, along with his family, friends, musical collaborators, contemporaries and heroes, including late music icons B.B. King, Jimi Hendrix and George Harrison.

Bombshell

  • 21 June 2018
cover imageWhat do the most ravishingly beautiful actress of the 1930s and '40s and the inventor whose concepts were the basis of cell phone and Bluetooth technology have in common? They are both Hedy Lamarr, the glamour icon whose ravishing visage was the inspiration for Snow White and Cat Woman and a technological trailblazer who perfected a radio system to throw Nazi torpedoes off course during WWII.

Great world religions.

  • 20 June 2018
cover imageBuddhism challenges some of the most important Western ideas about God, human life, and the self. In Buddhism, there is no single almighty God who created the world. Instead, Buddhism teaches that all of life is suffering, and there is no permanent self. Moreover, it teaches that in accepting that all life is suffering, bliss can be achieved in this life. Buddhism's core philosophy that nothing is permanent--all is change--has made it an astonishingly lively and adaptable religion. Buddhism has transformed the civilizations of India and much of Asia, and has now become a vital part of Western culture.

Simply yoga

  • 20 June 2018
Yolanda Pettinato instructs in basic yoga exercise methods.

The blue planet.

  • 19 June 2018
cover imageThe Emmy-winning series is the definitive natural history of the world's oceans exploring everything from the popular shores and teeming shallows to the mysterious ocean depths. It's a journey that gets stranger and more awe-inspiring as it goes along. Over three hours of bonus content.

Great world religions.

  • 19 June 2018
cover imageIslam has more than 1.2 billion adherents worldwide. Today, it is imperative that the West understand Islam's role as both a religion and a way of life, what Muslims believe, their practices and history. This set of twelve thirty-minute lectures present an exploration of Islamic law, mysticism, civilization, and Muslim life and society through the ages. Examines the "struggle for the soul of Islam" occurring today between conservatives and reformers, mainstream Muslims and extremists, and how it affects individuals and world events, and particularly the challenges surrounding the role of women in Islam.

The universe.

  • 19 June 2018
cover image"Journey back to the beginning of history on a mind-blowing adventure through space and time. [The series] transports viewers past the wonders of our own solar system and out to the bizarre far-flung reaches of the cosmos. From death stars to ringed planets, star clusters to space wars, The Universe uses new discoveries and more advanced CGI to help explain the mysteries of outer space. From wormholes to transports, examine which elements from popular sci-fi movies could really exist; and discover how the universe is awash in all sorts of strange liquids, from oceans of methane to blobs of alcohol floating in space, and even iron rain. Watch and marvel as experts cook up ten ways to destroy the Earth, including blowing it up with anti-matter, hurling it into the Sun, and colliding with another galaxy."--Container.

Great world religions :

  • 18 June 2018
cover imageProvides an overview of Christianity, the world's largest religion, and discusses why, in addition to being vast and popular, it is also extremely complex and often highly contradictory. Explains why the central figures, elements, and creeds of Christianity are hard to fathom yet give Christianity its distinctive character. Covers topics such as Christianity's birth and expansion across the Mediterranean world, the development of its doctrine, its assertion that Jesus was both a man and God, its transformation upon becoming Rome's imperial religion, its many and deep connections to Western culture, and the tensions in Christianity today.

Great world religions.

  • 18 June 2018
cover imageContains 12 lectures of thirty minutes each, which survey the history, traditions, and practice of Judaism from biblical times to today, with explanations of the major aspects of Jewish culture. Focuses on Judaism from within and how it is understood by its adherents, past and present. Covers topics such as the sacred books of Judaism, modes of worship, the calendar and holidays, and rites of passage such as bar and bat mitzva and marriage. Illustrates how Judaism reinvented itself by embracing the rabbinical tradition after the destruction of the Second Temple in 70 C.E. and considers the thinking of philosophers such as Maimonides.

Great world religions :

  • 18 June 2018
cover imageProvides an overview of Hinduism and discusses why Hinduism is perhaps the most diverse religion of all. Covers topics such as arranged marriages and the caste system, the Indus Valley Civilization, the sacred writings in the Vedas, the Bhagavad-gita, and the Upanishads, ritual purity rites, the Aryan language of Sanskrit, and Hinduism's rejection of the notion that there is but one path to the divine. Introduces Hinduism's wealth of gods, terms, and practices, such as Krishna, karma, guru, and yoga.

Tell them we are rising

  • 17 June 2018
cover imageBlack colleges and universities are a haven for Black intellectuals, artists and revolutionaries and have educated the architects of freedom movements and cultivated leaders in every field. Examines the impact these institutions have had on American history, culture, and national identity.

Killer floods

  • 17 June 2018
cover imageScientists investigate floods occurring in the remote past that evidence shows to have been of a magnitude far greater than even the more extreme floods of today. The possibility of such floods recurring and the connection between cataclysmic floods and climate change are discussed.

Eddie Murphy

  • 17 June 2018
cover imageEddie Murphy entertains with celebrity impersonations and his observations on '80s love, sex, marriage, his remembrance of Mom's hamburgers, and more.

Slavery and the making of America

  • 16 June 2018
cover imageThe landmark four-part series documents the history of American slavery from its beginnings in the British colonies to its end in the Southern states, and through the years of post-Civil War Reconstruction. The series examines the integral role slavery played in shaping the new country's development, challenging the long-held notion that it was exclusively a Southern enterprise.

Bird brain

  • 16 June 2018
cover imageChallenges preconceptions about the intelligence of birds. Presents evidence of problem solving skills in varieties of crows, ravens, and parrots, as well capabilities such as postponement of reward, empathy, and the ability to read facial expressions.

The last laugh

  • 16 June 2018
cover imageStar-studded, provocative and thoroughly entertaining, It dares to ask uncomfortable questions about just how free speech can really be, with unexpected and hilarious results that will leave viewers both laughing and appreciating the importance of humor even in the face of events that make them want to cry.

The Champion

  • 16 June 2018
cover imageThe deluxe two-disc DVD set includes a new 2K restoration of Ghost Town (1935) an astonishing and haunting amateur documentary about post-cinema Fort Lee. Disc One also features five films made at Champion Studios, recovered thanks to the efforts of the Library of Congress and the Fort Lee Film Commission. Disc Two includes exciting NJ film rediscoveries, a slapstick comedy from director Mack Sennett, a "melodramatic comedy" starring Madge Kenney, and the earliest surviving film version of Robin Hood.

Queen Elizabeth's secret agents

  • 16 June 2018
cover imageQueen Elizabeth's realm is divided, politically unstable and dangerous. We see her troubled reign through the eyes of her spymasters, Willian and Robert Cecil, a father and son team in charge of counter terrorism and the protection of the fragile life of the one woman on whom everything depends. Looks at the entrapment and execution of Mary, Queen of Scots, the capture and escape of Catholic fugitive John Gerard and the Gunpowder Plot.
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