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10 sports documentaries by doctor documentary
April 12, 2010, 9:11 pm
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Man on Wire / Who Skied Down Everest

The Backyard (Paul Hough, 2002)

Endless Summer (Bruce Brown, 1966)

The King of Kong (Seth Gordon, 2007)

Man on Wire (James Marsh, 2008)

The Man Who Skied Down Everest (Bruce Nyznik, Lawrence Schiller, 1975)

Murderball (Henry Alex Rubin, Dana Adam Shapiro, 2005)

On Any Sunday (Bruce Brown, 1971)

Touching the Void (Kevin Macdonald, 2003)

When We Were Kings (Leon Gast, 1996)

Zidane, un portrait du 21e siècle / Zidane: A 21st Century Portrait (Douglas Gordon, Philippe Parreno, 2006)

Considerations:
Bigger Stronger Faster
Dogtown and Z-Boys
Hoop Dreams
Les Chiefs (Jason Gileno, 2004)
Olympia (Leni Riefenstahl, 1938)
Pumping Iron
Spellbound
Tyson

Need to see:
Tokyo Olympiad
The Heart of the Game



5 rabbits smoking and 5 rabbits swimming by doctor documentary
April 5, 2010, 10:50 pm
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……………………………… . . . .
………………………………  ..  ..  ..  ..     rabbits
………………………………   …   …   …   …     smo o o ok ing
………………………………    ….    ….    ….    ….     rabbits
………………………………     …..     …..     …..     …..    swim m m m ing
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(all images via images.google.com)










smoking bunnies:
http://10.media.tumblr.com/6PxqjMt839r5t0ketx4SL1AE_400.jpg
http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikisource/en/4/41/BenjaminBunny23.jpg
http://farm1.static.flickr.com/46/145867219_757252a4b4.jpg
http://www.c-laudia.net/typo3temp/pics/0f6dd5c67d.jpg
http://www.artsonatlantic.com/dynamic/images/thumbnail/Charles_Van_Sandwyk_Smoking_Rabbit____Sepia_EtchingMounted_839_34.jpg
http://3.bp.blogspot.com/_Xwh-dWCMmPY/SErclAJ6xnI/AAAAAAAAAIw/y2QTYVMTAf8/s400/smoking+rabbit.jpg
http://www.vonglitschka.com/images/thugbunny1.jpg
http://4.bp.blogspot.com/_j6ucqGY8dc8/RcMSTejleKI/AAAAAAAAAAM/FtIVbESMIgw/s320/smoking+bunny.jpg
http://1.bp.blogspot.com/_LhMVSLdjA0g/SDFwEWXwPrI/AAAAAAAAAPA/DcfSNkT5LYg/s320/smoking_bunny.jpg
http://media.photobucket.com/image/bunny%20smoking/DPortalatin88/BUNNYEARS.jpg
swimming bunnies:
http://rlv.zcache.com/bunny_reef_swimming_baby_thank_you_sticker-p217012590311345153qjcl_400.jpg
http://image55.webshots.com/155/0/69/20/481606920wxYAFX_ph.jpg
http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3413/3635569249_d3ee4b0e47.jpg
http://4.bp.blogspot.com/_ipfHljATfuY/SGMSDkpAwNI/AAAAAAAAAEM/Z-F5afVokXA/s400/RAbbitSwim.jpg
http://www.rabbitcare.org/images/swimming.jpg
http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/thumb/4/49/JC’s_Rabbit_(PD).jpg/280px-JC’s_Rabbit_(PD).jpg
http://www.tampabayaquarium.com/images22/MVC-036Sa.jpg



10 mock documentaries by doctor documentary
March 24, 2010, 9:55 pm
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Yes Sir! Madam…

C’est arrivé près de chez vous / Man Bites Dog (Rémy Belvaux, André Bonzel, Benoît Poelvoorde, 1992)
Dai Nihonjin / Big Man Japan (Hitoshi Matsumoto, 2007)

Fubar (Michael Dowse, 2002) – “baissez le sucer”

The Larry Sanders Show (Garry Shandling, 1992-1998)

Interkosmos (Jim Finn, 2006)
interkosmos
Sacha Baron Cohen: I’d like to see Ali G moderate a debate between Borat and Bruno

This Is Spinal Tap (Rob Reiner, 1984)

Waiting for Guffman (Christopher Guest, 1996) – “Je travaille à DQ”

Yes Sir! Madame… (Robert Morin, 1994) – Oh! Canada…

Zelig (Woody Allen, 1983)

Considerations:
Best in Show (Christopher Guest, 2000)
The Blair Witch Project (Daniel Myrick, Eduardo Sánchez, 1999)
Bob Roberts (Tim Robbins, 1992)
Curb Your Enthusiasm TV series (Larry David, 2000)
David Holzman’s Diary (Jim McBride, 1967)
The Delicate Art of Parking (Trent Carlson, 2003)
Forgotten Silver (Costa Botes,  Peter Jackson, 1995)
Hard Core Logo (Bruce McDonald, 1996)
Haxan (Benjamin Christensen, 1922)
Incident at Loch Ness (Zak Penn, 2004)
It’s All Gone Pete Tong (Michael Dowse, 2004)
Kenny (Clayton Jacobson, 2006)
The Office (UK and US) (Ricky Gervais, 2001)
Paper Heart (Nicholas Jasenovec, 2009)
Trailer Park Boys: The Movie (Mike Clattenburg, 2006)
The War of the Worlds (Orson Welles radio show, 1938)

Need to see:
Az igazi Mao (Szilveszter Siklósi, 1994) – where can I find this?
Bontoc Eulogy (Marlon Fuentes, 1995)
CSA: The Confederate States of America (Kevin Willmott, 2004)
Dill Scallion (Jordon Brady, 1999)
Drop Dead Gorgeous
The Falls (Peter Greenaway, 1980)
Fear of a Black Hat
The Forbidden Quest (Peter Delpeut, 1993)
Opération lune / Dark Side of the Moon (William Karel, 2002)
Paranormal Activity
Surf’s Up
Trailer Park Boys TV series
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10 neat documentaries by doctor documentary
March 14, 2010, 7:20 pm
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Powers of Ten

Ashes and Snow (Gregory Colbert, 2005)

Chelovek s kino-apparatom / The Man with a Movie Camera (Dziga Vertov, 1929) – wowwee!

Det perfekte menneske / The Perfect Human (Jørgen Leth, 1967) – j’ai bon bon

Die große Stille / Into Great Silence (Philip Gröning, 2005)

For All Mankind (Al Reinert, 1989)

Olympia 1. Teil – Fest der Völker / The Olympiad (Leni Riefenstahl, 1938)

Picture of Light (Peter Mettler, 1994) – c’est froid, eh

Powers of Ten (Ray and Charles Eames, 1977) – les schémas

A State of Mind (Daniel Gordon, 2004) – superorganisme

Unser täglich Brot / Our Daily Bread (Nikolaus Geyrhalter, 2005)

Considerations:
Baraka (Ron Fricke, 2002)
Encounters at the End of the World (Werner Herzog, 2007)
Kinoglaz / Kino-Eye – Life Caught Unawares (Dziga Vertov, 1924)
Gambling, Gods and LSD (Peter Mettler)
Koyaanisqatsi / Powaqqatsi / Naqoyqatsi (Godfrey Reggio)
The Revenge of the Dead Indians (Henning Lohner, 1993),
Soy Cuba / I Am Cuba (Mikhail Kalatozov, 1964)


11 political documenties by doctor documentary
March 14, 2010, 6:16 pm
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Soy Cuba

+The U. S. versus John Lennon
The Corporation (Mark Achbar, Jennifer Abbott, 2003) – le psychopathe

Cry Freetown (Sorious Samura, 2000) – cinéaste courageux

The Fog of War: Eleven Lessons from the Life of Robert S. McNamara (Errol Morris, 2003) – peut pas apprende

Hearts and Minds (Peter Davis, 1974)

Nuit et brouillard / Night and Fog (Alain Resnais, 1955)leurs chaussures

Promises (Carlos Bolado, B.Z. Goldberg, Justine Shapiro, 2001) – espérer

Soy Cuba / I Am Cuba (Mikhail Kalatozov, 1964) – publicité

Triumph des Willens / Triumph of the Will (Leni Riefenstahl, 1935)

An Unreasonable Man (Henriette Mantel, Steve Skrovan, 2006)

The World According to Sesame Street (Linda Goldstein Knowlton, Linda Hawkins, 2006) – l’esprit des enfants …et puppettes

The Yes Men (Dan Ollman, Sarah Price, Chris Smith, 2003) – nous

Considerations:
Born Into Brothels: Calcutta’s Red Light Kids (Zana Briski, Ross Kauffman, 2004)
Bowling for Columbine (Michael Moore, 2004)
Control Room (Jehane Noujaim, 2004)
Darwin’s Nightmare (Hubert Sauper, 2004)
Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room (Alex Gibney, 2005)
everything by Adam Curtis
everything by John Pilger
Fahrenheit 9/11 (Michael Moore, 2004)
Flight From Death (Patrick Shen, 2003)
Indoctrination (Harun Farocki, 1987)
Lake of Fire (Tony Kaye, 2006)
Manufacturing Consent: Noam Chomsky and the Media (Mark Achbar, Peter Wintonick, 1992)
No Impact Man (Laura Gabbert, Justin Schein, 2009)
One Bright Shining Moment (Stephen Vittoria, 2005)
Super Size Me (Morgan Spurlock, 2004)
The Thin Blue Line (Errol Morris, 1988)
Unser täglich Brot / Our Daily Bread (Nikolaus Geyrhalter, 2005)
Up the Yangtze (Yung Chang, 2007)
Waco: The Rules of Engagement (William Gazecki, 1997)
War Dance (Sean Fine, Andrea Nix, 2007)
Who Killed the Electric Car (Chris Paine, 2006)
…I should probably see:
The Take (Avi Lewis, Naomi Klein)
Shoah (Claude Lanzmann, 1985) – thanks for the tip, mrsemmapeel


10 insane documentaries by doctor documentary
March 13, 2010, 12:54 pm
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Tierische Liebe

Big River Man (John Maringouin, 2009)
Crazy Love (Dan Klores, Fisher Stevens, 2007)
The Devil and Daniel Johnson (Jeff Feuerzeig, 2005)
The Devil at Your Heels (Robert Fortier, 1981)
Général Idi Amin Dada: Autoportrait (Barbet Schroeder, 1974)
Grizzly Man (Werner Herzog, 2005)
Sick: The Life & Death of Bob Flanagan, Supermasochist (Kirby Dick, 1997)
Tierische Liebe / Animal Love (Ulrich Seidl, 1995)
Titicut Follies (Frederick Wiseman, 1967)
Wisconsin Death Trip (James Marsh, 1999)
Considerations:
Asylum – R.D. Laing (Peter Robinson, 1972)
Brother’s Keeper (Joe Berlinger, Bruce Sinofsky, 1992)
The Backyard (Paul Hough, 2002)
Dear Zachary: A Letter to a Son About His Father (Kurt Kuene, 2008)
Deep Water (Louise Osmond, Jerry Rothwell, 2006)
Hell House (George Ratcliff, 2001)
Jesus Camp (Heidi Ewing, Rachel Grady, 2006)
Jonestown: The Life and Death of Peoples Temple (Stanley Nelson, 2006)
The Man Who Skied Down Everest (Bruce Nyznik, Lawrence Schiller, 1975)
Slasher (John Landis, 2004)
Touching the Void (Kevin Macdonald, 2003)
We Live in Public (Ondi Timoner, 2009)



10 quirky documentaries by doctor documentary
March 13, 2010, 11:05 am
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Crumb

American Movie (Chris Smith, 1999)
Crumb (Terry Zwigoff, 1994)
Gates of Heaven (Errol Morris, 1978)
Gizmo! (Howard Smith, 1977)
Les glaneurs et la glaneuse / The Gleaners and I (Agnès Varda, 2000)

Grey Gardens (Ellen Hovde, Albert Maysles, David Maysles, Muffie Meyer, 1975)
Project Grizzly (Peter Lynch, 1996)
Sherman’s March (Ross McElwee, 1986)
Slasher (John Landis, 2004)
This American Life TV series (Ira Glass, 2007)
Considerations:
Cinemania (Angela Christlieb, Stephen Kijak, 2002)
First Person TV series (Errol Morris, 2000)
Fishing with John TV series
A Galaxy Far, Far Away (Tariq Jalil, 2001)
Home Movie (Chris Smith, 2001)
The King of Kong (Seth Gordon, 2007)
Marjoe (Sarah Kernochan, Howard Smith, 1972)
Mr Vig and the Nun (Pernille Rose Grønkjær, 2006)
Trekkies (Roger Nygard, 1997)
We Live in Public (Ondi Timoner, 2009)
Wonderland (John O’Hagan, 1997)