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The Lie That Shook the 90s: Who Framed Tommy Hilfiger? (2024) [00:12:00]

The story goes like this: In the late ‘90s, an email began circulating, claiming that Tommy Hilfiger appeared on “The Oprah Winfrey Show” and said he didn’t want African-Americans, Asians, or Hispanics wearing his clothes. Oprah, furious, supposedly threw him off the set. It’s an interesting and engaging story about racism in the fashion industry—if only it were true…

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2024/06/21
14:14 UTC

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The Great War (1964) - 26-episode documentary series from 1964 on WW1 (00:38:42)

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2024/06/21
13:03 UTC

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A Divine Spark: Making the Movie "Gettysburg" (2023) - The 30th anniversary of the movie "Gettysburg" by interviewing re-enactors and historians who participated in the film shoots [01:44:29]

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2024/06/20
23:32 UTC

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1,000,000 People Are Flocking To The World's Deadliest Jungle...why? (2024) - Documentary about the strange root causes pushing people through a deadly jungle. With interviews with survivors [00:43:45]

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2024/06/21
02:26 UTC

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Hearts and Minds: (1974) - Hearts and Minds is a 1974 American documentary film about the Vietnam War directed by Peter Davis [01:52:05]

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2024/06/20
21:28 UTC

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Human Crisis: A Week with NGOs in Calais, France

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2024/06/20
22:04 UTC

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Recommend a Documentary!

Welcome to our weekly chat! Whether you're searching for a specific documentary, exploring new subjects, or trying to recall a documentary, we're here to help!

Feel free to:

  • Ask for recommendations on specific documentaries.
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Got any questions about what you can post? Just shoot us a message through modmail.

And hey, if you're not finding the documentaries you love, why not share some of your favorites with us? Let's make this space a treasure trove of fantastic films together!

For past posts, don't forget to check out the 'Recommend a Documentary' flair!

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2024/06/20
16:00 UTC

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Sihang Warehouse 1937 - Chinese Thermopylae (2021) - 452 Chinese soldiers defended the Shanghai warehouse against 20,000 imperial Japanese army soldiers. [00:19:54]

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2024/06/20
09:41 UTC

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The New England Vampire Panic (2022) - mass hysteria in the early 19th to early 20th Centuries blame tuberculosis outbreaks on Vampirism [00:09:51]

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2024/06/20
03:07 UTC

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The Mission (2023) [1:43:37]

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2024/06/20
04:44 UTC

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Gideon Levy: Going Against The Grain (2013) - Journalist Gideon Levy is arguably the most hated man in Israel [00:47:30]

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2024/06/19
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Nasser - People's Pharaoh(1978)[00:22:37]

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2024/06/19
11:27 UTC

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Where Olive Trees Weep (2024) - Offers a searing window into the struggles and resilience of the Palestinian people under Israeli occupation [01:43:00]

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2024/06/18
20:17 UTC

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A Life Across the Street (2024) - Documentary shot entirely on super 8 film (Trailer) [00:03:22]

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2024/06/18
22:09 UTC

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Wild Urban Baby Monkeys (2024) Following a Vervet Monkey troops movements and antics until December when the newborns arrive [14:36:00]

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2024/06/19
04:35 UTC

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4 Days At University Yard | A Journalistic Look At The 2024 George Washington University Encampment (2024) - [00:28:10]

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2024/06/18
23:15 UTC

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Heer of Dunderberg | Goblin King of Thunder Mountain (2024) [00:09:48]

In this presentation we explore the Hudson River Valley and the stories associated with it. From author Washington Irving, meet the Heer of Dunderberg, a goblin king who haunts the highlands.

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2024/06/18
16:53 UTC

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Hysteria: The Indiscriminate Violence Of Witch Finder Britain (2023) - Four hundred years ago, hundreds of innocent people were killed as an obsession to stamp out Satanism swept the British Isles [01:27:46]

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2024/06/18
05:54 UTC

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Hirohito - The Chrysanthemum Throne (2019)[00:22:37]

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2024/06/17
22:32 UTC

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The Beginning of the End: Soviet Union's Fall (2024) - A documentary about the post Brezhnev era up until the 1991 coup attempt in Moscow, with original footage and archive news [00:42:27]

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2024/06/17
06:54 UTC

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A Common Insanity: A Conversation with Daniel Ellsberg About Nuclear Weapons (2024) - Pentagon Papers whistleblower Daniel Ellsberg illuminates the dangers of nuclear weapons as well as the political and economic forces that drive their existence. (CC) [00:37:24]

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2024/06/16
23:00 UTC

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Love is the Law (2024)[00:53:57]

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2024/06/16
18:19 UTC

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Finding Solo - The Last Gibbon in Kuala Lumpur [00:15:27]

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2024/06/16
16:31 UTC

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From Europe to the land of unlimited opportunities - Immigration waves to the USA in the early 1900s(2023)[00:06:51]

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2024/06/16
15:33 UTC

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Israelism (2023) - When two young American Jews raised to unconditionally love Israel witness the way Israel treats Palestinians, their lives take sharp left turns. Their stories reveal a deepening generational divide over modern Jewish identity. [01:24:25]

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2024/06/16
14:58 UTC

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The Harlem Hellfighters' Great War (2017) - The 369th Infantry Regiment (known as the Harlem Hellfighters) was made up exclusively of black soldiers, and became the most decorated US Army infantry regiment of the First World War [00:52:57]

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2024/06/16
15:11 UTC

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Look Beyond (2019) A long journey for Ian McKinley, from his accident during the match, to the return to the rugby fields. [01:07:52]

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2024/06/16
13:52 UTC

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How Dubai Real Estate Boom is fueled by Corrupt Money Flows(2024) [0:24:44]

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2024/06/16
08:07 UTC

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Stranded! The Andes Plane Crash Survivors (2008) [01:51:33]

2 Comments
2024/06/16
02:15 UTC

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