Documentary

The Hollow (1975)

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Documents the hardships faced by a poverty-level Adirondack community.

Very Young Girls (2007)

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Very Young Girls, whose title reflects the fact that in the United States the average age of entry into prostitution is just thirteen. The film takes us into the work of a former sexually exploited youth-turned-activist named Rachel Lloyd, who started the New York City organization GEMS (Girls Ed...

High on Crack Street: Lost Lives in Lowell (1995)

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Documents 18 months in the lives of three crack addicts in Lowell, Massachusetts.

Inside the Coroner's Office: A Tour of the L.A. Coroner's Crypt (2005)

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Dave "The Demon" DeFalco interviews the Forensic Technician Michael Cormier (who eventually dies under suspicious circumstances).

Body Without Soul (1996)

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Documentary look at doomed male prostitutes in Prague, ages 15 to 18, who troll at the public swimming pool, the train station, a video arcade, and a disco. After the boys talk about how they got in the game, the camera follows them to the home of Pavel Rousek. Under the name Hans Miller, he make...

The Casting Couch (1995)

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Presented by Susan George, The Casting Couch features rare footage, from Crawford's 1924 privately made porn film to the famed Marilyn Monroe striptease. It tells the stories of the girls, some of whom would become great stars, and their studio bosses who exploited them such as Darryl F. Zanuck, ...

Doin' Time in Times Square (1992)

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A bird's eye view of the activity surrounding the corner of 43rd Street and 8th Avenue in New York City from 1981-1983, inter-cut with family life inside the apartment the street scenes are filmed from.

I Think We're Alone Now (2008)

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Two individuals, Jeff and Kelly, claim to be in love with the 80's pop singer Tiffany.

Law Enforcement Guide to Satanic Cults (1994)

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A dated documentary into the often overlooked risk of Satanic cults and demonic activity for police and law enforcement officers.

Uncle Goddamn (2004)

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The hillbilly antics of the Elmore family from Shelby, NC as they delight in torturing each other.

The Ladies Room (2003)

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Various types of women, including prostitutes and vagrants, are interviewed as they hang out or seek refuge in a ladies' room beside a park in Teheran.

Prostitution Behind the Veil (2004)

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A documentary that follows two young women raising children and supporting drug habits through prostitution in a country ruled by fundamentalists.

The Manson Women: An American Nightmare (2002)

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They were unlikely killers, to say the least. Barely out of their teens, products of California's post-war suburbs, they became eager members of Charles Manson's bizarre family.

Alaska: Silence & Solitude (2005)

DocumentaryDick Proenneke
Bob Swerer and Bob Swerer Sr. visit Dick Proenneke at his famous cabin on Twin Lakes where the wildlife is still abundant and the scenery is spectacular.
#1960s #alaska #solitude #cabin life #narration #wilderness #log cabin #homestead #self sufficiency #canoe

Aileen Wuornos: The Selling of a Serial Killer (1992)

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1992, Florida, USA. Aileen Wuornos is claimed to be the world's first female serial killer.

Alone in the Wilderness (2004)

DocumentaryDick Proenneke
In 1968, one man films his attempt to build a cabin and live in the Alaskan wilderness. He goes weeks or months at a time without human contact.
#1960s #alaska #solitude #cabin life #narration #wilderness #log cabin #homestead #self sufficiency #canoe

Drugs: A River of No Return (1986)

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This film deals with an atrocious and inhuman truth of various worldwide drug problems, according to the text which scrolls in the opening sequence. Some of the problems include: Drug trafficking, investigations and how drugs are affecting people around the world.

Alone in the Wilderness: Part II (2011)

DocumentaryDick Proenneke
Dick Proenneke's simple, yet profound account of his 30 year adventure in the remote Alaska wilderness continues in this sequel to "Alone in the Wilderness". Watch through his eyes as he continues to document with his 16mm wind-up Bolex camera, capturing his own amazing craftsmanship, the...
#1960s #alaska #solitude #cabin life #narration #wilderness #log cabin #homestead #self sufficiency #canoe

Women as Booty: The Wehrmacht and Prostitution (2004)

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WOMEN AS BOOTY documents the fate of women who were abducted and abused by the German Wehrmacht during World War II. Among them were many women from occupied countries, as well as Jewish girls and women. The film illustrates the system of mass recruitment, but also draws attention to the discrimi...

Killer's Paradise (2006)

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Since 1999, more than 2,000 women have been murdered in Guatemala, with numbers escalating every year, yet lawmakers and government officials turn a blind eye. Powerful and uncompromising, Killer's Paradise uncovers an emotionally wrenching human rights tragedy, while exposing an inept judicial s...

Prisoner of the Iron Bars (2003)

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Documentary about Carandiru Penitentiary, with scenes filmed by the prisoners themselves.

A Mexican Fable: Murder and the Feather Boa (1996)

DocumentaryMarc Karlin
La Vanessa was the organiser of the first gay rights march in Chiapas State, Mexico. Four years after her murder in 1992, this study of mexican transvestite culture documents a period of fear marked by 29 brutal murders. It originally aired in 1996 as part of Channel 4's Latino Nights line-up (&#...
#lgbtq+ #mexico #chiapas #1990s #channel 4 #uk #gay interest #murder #hate crime

Hookers on Davie (1984)

DocumentaryJanis Cole
Filmmakers Holly Dale and Janis Cole explore the culture of Davie Street, located in the underbelly of Vancouver, where dozens of prostitutes work and live every day. Surprisingly, they find that the sex trade there is stable and largely non-violent, and that the women who work on Davie Street me...
#davie street #prostitution #prostitute #prostitutes #canada #f rated #female director #women make films #late night #street life