Films Tagged "Documentary"

The Story of the Weeping Camel (U)

As always the notes are my own personal view but probably in terms of a kind of ‘innocent’ enjoyment of the film you’re better off…

Encounters at the End of the World (U)

Werner Herzog and his cameraman were invited to visit the McMurdo Research Station in Antarctica, even though he “would not be making another film about…

Spellbound (U)

One cannot help but be spellbound by the high drama in this simply photographed and straightforward documentary about finding the American Dream in the dictionary.…

Deep Water (PG)

This documentary is about the challenge race set by the Sunday Times, in the wake of sailor Francis Chichester’s solo circumnavigation of the globe, for…

The Village at the End of the World (12a)

British director Sarah Gavron’s sweet follow up to Brick Lane travels much further away from home to focus on an Inuit community. Shot over the…

The Great White Silence

Restored by the BFI to commemorate the centenary of Scott’s South Pole expedition, Herbert G Ponting’s The Great White Silence documents Robert Falcon Scott’s ill-fated…

Buena Vista Social Club (U)

A feature length documentary recording the musical performances and live of the almost forgotten Cuban artists who form the Buena Vista Social Club. Wim Wenders…

The Apple (PG)

While a father seeks to protect his children from the world, they delight in exploring new sights, sounds and relationships that lie outside their door.…