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The Galapagos Affair: Satan came to Eden

The Galapagos Affair: Satan came to Eden

This is one of the those documentaries that proves the old adage that fact is truly stranger than fiction, writes Hazel Pfeifer. … Read entire article »

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Regarding Susan Sontag portrays a woman ahead of her time

Regarding Susan Sontag portrays a woman ahead of her time

The very nature of documentary is to reflect, condense and categorise the events and the people that surround us. The problem facing Regarding Susan Sontag is how do you categorise a subject that is beyond categorisation? … Read entire article »

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Documentary We Are Many shows how together we are stronger

Documentary We Are Many shows how together we are stronger

It was the largest mobilisation of people in human history. Millions and millions of protesters demonstrated together in 800 cities across the world, all for a single purpose: to stop the war in Iraq before it started. Now that a decade has passed since this global day of protest in February 2003, what kind of impact has this really had? … Read entire article »

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Intentional vs. accidental killing explored in documentary Non Fiction Diary

Intentional vs. accidental killing explored in documentary Non Fiction Diary

Jung Yoon-Suk’s film Non Fiction Diary takes us through the mid-90s in South Korea as we explore the effects that capitalism has on this society. … Read entire article »

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1971: Documentary reveals story behind first WikiLeaks-type scandal

1971: Documentary reveals story behind first WikiLeaks-type scandal

It’s easy to see why the story of 1971 was an appealing one in the current climate: no-one can deny its relevancy. Edward Snowden and WikiLeaks are two instances of modern history being shaped before our eyes, but it’s a story that took place around 40 years prior which kicked-off a preceding debate over privacy and personal security.  … Read entire article »

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Must-watch documentaries showing at the 2014 Tribeca Film Festival

Must-watch documentaries showing at the 2014 Tribeca Film Festival

At DocGeeks we’ve been keeping an eye on the online discussion surrounding the Tribeca Film Festival, which opens in New York on Wednesday. Here we present to you with a list of the most eagerly anticipated documentaries showing at the festival this year. … Read entire article »

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Sheffield Doc/Fest unveils opening documentary

Sheffield Doc/Fest unveils opening documentary

Sheffield Doc/Fest has announced the film which will kick off the 21st edition of the festival on Saturday 7 June. … Read entire article »

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