Tag Archive | Philosophy

Doc of the Day: Arguing the World

Four old Jewish guys yammer about politics. Fun for the whole family! Dir. Joseph Dorman, 1998, 106 min, Viewed via Netflix Instant Advertisements

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: Grant Morrison: Talking with Gods

A portrait of the artist as a young chaos magician. Dir. Patrick Meaney, 2010, 79 min, Viewed via Hulu

Doc of the Day: Kumaré

He wanted to expose the folly of faith by becoming a fake guru. Instead he learned a few things about spirituality. Dir. Vikram Gandhi, 2012, 84 min, Viewed in the Theater

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: Zidane: A 21st Century Portrait

 See one soccer football match through one man’s eyes, and understand the game in a whole new way. Dir. Douglas Gordon & Philippe Parreno, 2006, 90 min

Doc of the Day: The Mindscape of Alan Moore

Admit it; you’ve always wanted to live inside Alan Moore’s head, if only for a bit. You just didn’t know it until now. Dir. DeZ Vylenz (yes, really), 2003, 79 min