Documentaries Recently Watched PT 1

March 4, 2011

Exit Through The Gift Shop
An amusing, engrossing look at underground art, Exit Through the Gift Shop entertains as it deflates the myths and hype surrounding its subjects.
Website Rotten Tomatoes Ranking 98

 

My Flesh and Blood
Disturbing and heart-wrenching documentary about a 53-years-old woman raising 11 children.
Website Rotten Tomatoes Ranking 90

 

Which Way Home
As the United States continues to build a wall between itself and Mexico, Which Way Home shows the personal side of immigration through the eyes of children who face harrowing dangers with enormous courage and resourcefulness as they endeavor to make it to the United States.
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War Dance
War/Dance is beautifully filmed, and effectively captures the heartbreaking and uplifting experiences of its subjects.
Website Rotten Tomatoes Ranking 85

The Cove
Though decidedly one-sided, The Cove is an impeccably crafted, suspenseful expose of the covert slaughter of dolphins in Japan.
Website Rotten Tomatoes Ranking 96

What great documentaries have you recently watched?