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Showing posts with label Politics. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Politics. Show all posts

Oct 17, 2019

One Nation Under Trump (2016)


One Nation Under Trump is the first comprehensive feature documentary to delve into the zeitgeist of the unstoppable Donald Trump revolution, from the ground floor all the way to the pinnacle of the 2016 American political landscape.

Oct 5, 2019

Patriocracy (2011)


An examination of the current state of political polarization in the United States of the America.

Oct 2, 2019

Hermanos/Siblings (2017)


HERMANOS/SIBLINGS tells in parallel the story of two Mexican brothers that want to go back to the US after being deported for life, with the story of an American woman who lost her house and today believes she can get it back through Trump's promises. Their journeys take them on road trips to meet with their past and with relatives who they believe can help them achieve their dreams. Immigration has been shown in many ways, but it has never been presented through the lives of Mexicans and Americans who live similar situations due to poverty and lack of family structure.

Boogie Man: The Lee Atwater Story (2008)


The Murrow, Polk, and IDA Award-winning documentary Boogie Man is about Lee Atwater, a blues-playing rogue whose rise from the South to Chairman of the GOP made him a political rock star. He mentored George W. Bush and Karl Rove while leading the Republican party to historic victories, helping make liberal a dirty word, and transforming the way America elects our Presidents. In interviews with Republicans and friends of Atwater, Boogie Man examines his role in America's shift to the right. To Democrats offended by the 1988 Willie Horton controversy, Atwater was a remorseless political assassin dubbed by one Congresswoman "the most evil man in America." The film examines his irreverent sense of humor, his understanding of the American heartland, and his unapologetic vision of politics as war. It ends with a portrait of a cynic's deathbed search for meaning.

Sep 10, 2019

British Sounds (1970)


Jean-Luc Godard brings his firebrand political cinema to the UK, exploring the revolutionary signals in late ’60s British society. Constructed as a montage of various disconnected political acts (in line with Godard’s then appropriation of Soviet director Dziga Vertov’s agitprop techniques), it combines a diverse range of footage, from students discussing The Beatles to the production line at the MG factory in Oxfordshire, burnished with onscreen political sloganeering.

Sep 8, 2019

The Diplomat (2015)


David Holbrooke, son of the US diplomat Richard Holbrooke, embarks on a multi-faceted and complex search to learn more about his father's life, work, and influence on the world political stage throughout the second half of the twentieth century.

Sep 6, 2019

Fahrenheit 11/9 (2018)


Filmmaker Michael Moore examines the current state of American politics, particularly the Donald Trump presidency and gun violence, while highlighting the power of grassroots democratic movements.

Sep 3, 2019

Hillary's America: The Secret History of the Democratic Party (2016)


Documentarian Dinesh D'Souza analyzes the history of the Democratic Party and what he thinks are Hillary Clinton's true motivations.

Aug 29, 2019

The Brink (2019)


Filmmaker Alison Klayman follows white nationalist Stephen K. Bannon as he tries to mobilise and unify far-right and neo-Nazi factions during the 2018 US midterm elections.


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