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  • Meth

    Meth is an amine derivative of amphetamine used in the form of its crystalline hydrochloride to stimulate the Central Nervous System. A lot of users actually begin snorting meth, because they think it’s like cocaine. But immediately they can tell that something is different about this substance. Eventually, they end up smoking it and shooting it sometimes for many years. This thought-provoking film explores the rising wave of crystal methamphetamine use within the gay community. One dozen homosexual men openly […]

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  • Straight Acting

    In this documentary film, Spencer Windes tells the story of what it was like for him to evolve from a Mormon missionary to an openly gay man through violent contact sports. As the middle child in a middle class family, he wanted to be like the other boys but instead lived in a closet praying for Jesus to set him straight. At the age of 31, overweight and empty, he was still a college dropout, unemployed, and living at home. […]

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  • American Juggalo

    The Insane Clown Posse are an American Hip-Hop duo from Detroit, Michigan, and perform as their alter egos known as Wicked Clowns. If this all sounds bizarre to you, you’re not alone. However, these stranger than fiction performers have a loyal following, called Juggalos. The Juggalos have created a whole subculture around the music and way of life. The second week of August is a special time for Juggalos. From all over the country, they get together at The Gathering […]

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  • Bangkok Girl

    Filmed in 2002, this documentary provides an inside look at Thailand’s notorious nightlife through the eyes of one of the thousands of young women who work the scene. This girl, named Plah, has been working at a bar since the age of 13. Now 19, she shares her story. But only the parts she wants to make known. Maybe she’s afraid of saying too much. Maybe it’s because she’s convinced nobody cares about her. At first she seems immature and […]

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  • The Record Breaker

    The Record Breaker is a short documentary that tells the life story of Ashrita Furman, an eccentric and charming middle-aged man who happens to be the person with the most Guinness World Records of all time. Since 1979, he has set over 400 Guinness World Records. From a young age, Ashrita would admire people who were able to do unusual things. But he never thought that he could become one of them. He describes himself as a nerd when he […]

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  • Spirits of the Rainforest

    This amazing 90-minute Discovery Channel feature documentary was written, co-edited and associate-produced by Kim MacQuarrie and narrated by Linda Hunt. SPIRITS OF THE RAINFOREST won two Emmy Awards, a Cine Golden Eagle, and awards at three Film Festivals. The film takes you on a breath-taking journey into the heart of Peru’s remotest park called Manu National Park and Biosphere Reserve. This massive park is about the size of the State of Massachusetts. The film explores the work of three biologists […]

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  • Google Me

    This unusual documentary is about a man named Jim Killeen who Googled his name one day and was shocked to see other people that shared his name. And so, he was struck with a strange idea; he decided to take it a step further and embark on a year-long journey to meet and interview as many Jim Killeens as possible. Jim was interested in finding out what they have in common, their views about life, and what moves them. Of […]

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  • Haze

    This documentary was created with the intent of bringing to light the issues that are causing the death of 1,700 young adults across the nation every year, turning another 100,000 into victims of sexual assault, and injuring up to 700,000. We’re referring to binge drinking, alcohol-laden hazing rituals, and rapid-fire drinking games.  These behaviors would have never become so intertwined with the college experience if a few crucial steps had been followed. Young adults need to be taught that there […]

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  • One Week Job

    After Sean Aiken graduated from college at the top of his class he discovered that there was one thing he still didn’t know; he had no clue what career he wanted to pursue. Everyone who knew him kept saying that he had a lot of potential, but the big question was where to apply that potential. And so the One Week Job Project was born. Sean decided that for the next 52 weeks, he would try out 52 different jobs. […]

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  • 10 MPH

    When Dean Kamen launched the revolutionary invention he called Segway Human Transporter, little did he know that a few years later, two young men would be taking it out for an unusually long test drive and making it the star of their film. This inspirational documentary tells the story of Hunter Weeks and Josh Caldwell who decided to leave their dull cubicle jobs to travel across the country, from Seattle to Boston, in 100 days, on a Segway. After years […]

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  • Alone in the Zone

    Alone in the Zone

    Imagine waking up all alone in your hometown.  Your village was evacuated and everybody left… except you. In this thought-provoking documentary, listen to the reasons why one farmer, Naoto Matsumura, chose to stay in the ghost town of Tomioka, Fukushima, Japan, in spite of the radiation, and in spite of the painful loneliness. Tomioka was once a prosperous town with over 15,500 citizens. But radioactive substances that leaked from the Tokyo Electric Power Company (tepco) contaminated the soil and water. Now […]

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  • Getting into Cirque Du Soleil

    Getting into Cirque Du Soleil

    If you have ever wondered where Cirque du Soleil finds such incredible performers, now you can take a behind the scenes look at the work of the talent scouts, the auditions, the annual training camp, as well as what it means to be a performer in one of the most famous circus shows in the world. 16×9 Global News was granted unprecedented access into the world of Cirque du Soleil and has released this entertaining documentary. Getting into Cirque du […]

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