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Docur Spotlight Theme: Time Travel / Faster than Light

Do you know what time it is? spotlight cover

Do you know what time it is?

Time seems simple on face value but if you were to actually to describe time then you would quickly realise that it is pretty strange. In this documentary Brian...

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Naked Science: Time Machine

When scientists talk about time travel they don't talk about “time machines” as such, rather the ideas and principals that make time travel poss...

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Faster Than the Speed of Light?

As we know the speed at which photons can travel is essentially the “speed limit” within our Universe. To our current knowledge nothing can tra...

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Sydney Opera House

Presented byRichard Hammond
CategoryEngineering
Year2009
Run time00:46:12
Rated Unrated

A documentary about the Sydney Opera House presented by radio host and Top Gear co presenter Richard Hammond. His series, Engineering Connections which was originally broadcast on National Geographic...

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The Eagle Huntress

Presented byDaisy Ridley
CategorySociety
Year2016
Run time00:01:40
Rated Unrated

Trailer – The Eagle Huntress will be released in mid December 2016.   The Eagle Huntress follows the story of 13 year old Aisholpan, a Nomadic girl who is becoming the first...

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Food Choices

Presented byMichal Siewierski
CategorySociety
Year2016
Run time01:19:17
Rated Unrated

Food Choices, a 2016 documentary film created by Michal Siewierski that examines how the food we choose to eat has an effect on our lives. The documentary offers interviews from many experts from...

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Steve Jobs: One Last Thing

Presented bySteve Jobs
CategoryHistory
Year2011
Run time00:54:56
Rated Unrated

Steve Jobs: One Last Thing, a PBS produced documentary about Steve Jobs’ and Steve Wozniaks’ founding of Apple computer and the huge influence it has had on the personal computers we use t...

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The Last Waltz

Presented byMartin Scorsese
CategoryMusic
Year1978
Run time01:52:08
Rated Unrated

The last Waltz is a 1976 documentary film about the last days of “The Band”, a rock group formed in Toronto Canada in 1964. The film is one of Martin Scorseses' earlier examples of dir...

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Mo Farah: No Easy Mile

Presented byMo Farah
CategorySport
Year2016
Run time00:01:12
Rated Unrated

Trailer. No easy mile is the biographical story of one of the most recognizable people in British sport today; Mo Farah. This 2016 documentary directed by Joe Pearlman gives us a view of his l...

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Noisey Blackpool: The Controversial Rise of Blackpool Grime

Presented byPoet
CategoryMusic
Year2016
Run time00:28:54
Rated Unrated

Noisey Blackpool: The Controversial Rise of Blackpool Grime. Over the last couple of years there has been a huge popularity boost for the UK grime music scene with a number of MC’s rising to fam...

Recent reviews

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The Fog of War: Eleven Lessons from the Life of Robert S. McNamara


One of the best documentaries I have ever seen. McNamra gives us a genuine account of what happened during the cold war era, from a view point that was close to the top of United States administration.

Reviewed on November 23, 2016
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TPB AFK: The Pirate Bay Away From Keyboard


Very well made documentary, it's a shame that the filmmaker, Simon Klose has been so quiet for the last few years. It's an interesting editorial choice to show Peter Sunde buying a parking ticket and displaying it @ 32min and then Fredrik discarding a parking ticket @ 1hour. Maybe the director wanted to show that while the people behind the site had similar opinions their motives were completely polarised. Or it was just showing that Fredrik didn't give a damn anymore since he had been served a 7million pound fine. Either way both guys got pretty much the same punishment.

Reviewed on November 18, 2016
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Before the Flood


Elon Musk, the only bad piece of the whole film. There is nothing renewable about the product Elon Musk's company produces, period. Electric cars need to be charged using the same electricity you use for your TV and light. This means that whatever pollution you don't see from your electric car because it doesn't burn fossil fuel directly simply is being emitted when that electricity is produced burning coal or natural gas. So there is nothing renewable about the electric cars. On top of that, the batteries used in the electric cars cause huge pollution. Unless all electricity is produced by solar or wind power, electric cars are much worse than regular cars, and if all electricity is all produced by solar and wind power, electric cars still have to solve the pullution caused by the production and disposal of batteries to become environment friendly. Don't be fooled by Elon Musk. He is no different than the Koch brothers, maybe a bit better but not that much.

Reviewed on November 17, 2016
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Citizenfour


Read The Snowden Files, by Luke Harding. It does a much much better job on unfolding the events of June 2013.

The documentary had so much potential, but it fell flat.

The documentary is just an interview with Snowden. It leaves out so much interesting things. What The Guardian had to go through to publish, how the american newpapers got the leaks, how Assange helped Snowden in Moscow.

I expected so much more and Snowden deserved more.
Oscar undeserved.

Reviewed on November 12, 2016
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The Fire Breather: Donald Trump


A slightly bias documentary by cbc. Balanced reporting from Docur though.

Reviewed on November 12, 2016
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Planet Earth 2


I thought they would return to the sloth towards the end of the episode. You know, just to show that he was able to get to the girl or not. Guess he was left hanging after all, just like I was, waiting for a closure to the sloth's story. Epic documentary nevertheless! More please!!

Reviewed on November 11, 2016

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