Tag Archive | Oscar Winners

Doc of the Day: Breathing Lessons

The life and work of Mark O’Brien, disabled poet and journalist. Dir. Jessica Yu, 1996, 35 min

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: Woodstock

Three days of peace and music. One of the landmark events of a generation. Day Seven of Oscar Winners Week. Dir. Michael Wadleigh, 1970, 224 min

Doc of the Day: An Inconvenient Truth

It’s the movie that brought Al Gore back into the spotlight and made environmentalism sexy again. Day Six of Oscar Winners Week.   Dir. Davis Guggenheim, 2006, 97 min

Doc of the Day: The True Glory

From D-Day to V-E Day, World War II told by those who fought it. Five of Oscar Winners Week. Dir. Carol Reed, 1945, 83 min

Doc of the Day: From Mao to Mozart

Follow famed violinist Isaac Stern on his cultural exploration of China. Day Four of Oscar Winners Week. Dir. Murray Lerner, 1980, 83 min

Doc of the Day: Murder on a Sunday Morning

Severe police misconduct nearly sent a teenager to prison for murder. This is his case. Day Three of Oscar Winners Week. Dir. Jean-Xavier de Lestrade, 2001, 111 min