Category Documentary

Mercury 13

The film presents the remarkable story of a group of women who were tested on a spacecraft to become astronauts in 1961. They will be the first women to make such a trip off the earth. The NASA project, known as Project Mercury, began in 1958. Women were remarked during this project. 13 of them were accepted, some of them did even better than men...

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Icarus

American filmmaker and cyclist (Bryan Fogel) involuntarily engages in a global scandal when a Russian scientist reveals shocking details about a vast doping plot in this country …...

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Legion of Brothers

Based on unprecedented access to the American Special Forces, Legion of Brothers (2017) explores the nature and impact of nearly 15 years of constant warfare, focusing on soldiers involved in the war on terror. Immediately after the attacks of September 11, 2001, the US government initiated a secret war against Afghanistan, mobilizing about one hundred Special Forces troops to retaliate. Building a coalition with the Nordic Alliance rebels, US troops faced the Taliban and the al-Qaeda terrorist organization. They managed to leave powerless opponents by the end of 2001, with minimal losses and no conventional military operations on a large scale. Despite this victory, the US and its allies soon became involved in a seemingly endless war. This unprecedented story presents unprecedented access to “Green Berets,” which have played key roles in these hidden missions...

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Nobody Speak

Nobody Speak: The Trials of the Free Press (2017) is a documentary based on Hulk Hogan’s legal battle with the Gawker site, analyzing the situation of journalism and efforts to stifle the free press in America. When the online tabloid, Gawker, posted sex video information of professional fighter Hulk Hogan, a fierce legal battle was kindled. The trial between Hulk Hogan and Gawker Media gave rise to a fight between privacy rights and press freedom and raised important questions about how much money can silence the media. This film captures an examination of the dangers and obligations of free press in a time of inequality. The astounding verdict broke down Gawker and his founder Nick Denton, but he also exposed a figure behind the scene: Peter Thiel, an angry billionaire who had waited for the chance of destroying them. Hulk Hogan’s trial against Gawker Media puts in another light prosperous and powerful characters who attack the freedom of the press to silence critics...

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