Tag Archive | 1980’s

Doc of the Day: The Family Album

Your family is in here. So is mine. We’re all in here. Dir. Alan Berliner, 1988, 60 min, Viewed via Netflix Instant Advertisements

Doc of the Day: The Killing of America

A history of violence in the good ol’ US of A. Dir. Leonard Schrader & Sheldon Renan, 1982, 90 min, Viewed via YouTube

Doc of the Day: The Atomic Cafe

Tales from the nuclear age. Dir. Jayne Loader, Kevin Rafferty, & Pierce Rafferty, 1982, 86 min, Viewed via Hulu

Docs of the Week: The Up Series

“Give me a child when he is seven, and I will give you the man.” All dir. Michael Apted, 1984, 1991, 1998, 2005, Various Runtimes, All viewed via Netflix Instant

Doc of the Day: If You Love This Planet

Helen Caldicott is here to tell you how you aren’t scared enough of nuclear war. Dir. Terre Nash, 1982, 25 min

Doc of the Day: Private Practices

Go into the most private sessions imaginable, within a deeply taboo world: sexual surrogacy. Dir. Kirby Dick, 1986, 75 min

Doc of the Day: Before Stonewall

A comprehensive history of homosexuality in America, 1930’s through the 1960’s. Day Six of LGBT Week. Dir. Greta Schiller, 1985, 87 min