Documentary Storm http://documentarystorm.com Tue, 26 Aug 2014 20:29:53 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=3.9.2 Nanook of the North http://documentarystorm.com/nanook-of-the-north/ http://documentarystorm.com/nanook-of-the-north/#comments Tue, 26 Aug 2014 12:28:37 +0000 http://documentarystorm.com/?p=13358 This silent documentary, Nanook of the North, was the result of a series of explorations that took place in the Canadian Arctic between 1910 and 1916 by the explorer Robert J. Flaherty. It is an important historical document of a…

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http://documentarystorm.com/nanook-of-the-north/feed/ 0 Nanook of the North This silent documentary, Nanook of the North, was the result of a series of explorations that took place in the Canadian Arctic between 1910 and 1916 by the explorer Robert J. Flaherty. It is an important historical document of a vanished way of life. The film follows the lives of Nanook, an Inuk, a
America The Beautiful http://documentarystorm.com/america-the-beautiful/ http://documentarystorm.com/america-the-beautiful/#comments Sun, 24 Aug 2014 15:46:24 +0000 http://documentarystorm.com/?p=13350 There’s got to be something crooked going on in a society in which adult models are expected to weigh less than 90 pounds even if it means putting their health is at risk. We’re living in that society; a society…

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http://documentarystorm.com/america-the-beautiful/feed/ 0 America The Beautiful There’s got to be something crooked going on in a society in which adult models are expected to weigh less than 90 pounds even if it means putting their health is at risk. We’re living in that society; a society where the female body image has become so far removed from reality, that many are willin
Nanking http://documentarystorm.com/nanking/ http://documentarystorm.com/nanking/#comments Mon, 18 Aug 2014 19:16:55 +0000 http://documentarystorm.com/?p=13327 This film is a powerful reminder of the heart-rending toll that war takes on the innocent. It tells the story of how the Japanese subjected Nanking and its inhabitants to months of aerial bombardment and cruel emotional torture. When the…

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Splinters http://documentarystorm.com/splinters/ http://documentarystorm.com/splinters/#comments Sun, 17 Aug 2014 19:35:24 +0000 http://documentarystorm.com/?p=13307 Often considered one of the greatest documentaries of all time, The Endless Summer offered a unique look at the surf sub-culture in the late 1960s. Not only did it inspire a new wave of young people moving West, towards the…

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The Nature of Cities http://documentarystorm.com/the-nature-of-cities/ http://documentarystorm.com/the-nature-of-cities/#comments Thu, 14 Aug 2014 20:36:11 +0000 http://documentarystorm.com/?p=13298 There is no doubt that humans need nature. It is absolutely essential for our daily lives. Some people are now realizing that it’s possible to have nature all around us, even if we live in the city, because natural environments…

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http://documentarystorm.com/the-nature-of-cities/feed/ 1 The Nature of Cities There is no doubt that humans need nature. It is absolutely essential for our daily lives. Some people are now realizing that it’s possible to have nature all around us, even if we live in the city, because natural environments can be easily designed into urban communities. We have to forget this co
The Third Jihad http://documentarystorm.com/the-third-jihad/ http://documentarystorm.com/the-third-jihad/#comments Wed, 13 Aug 2014 21:16:38 +0000 http://documentarystorm.com/?p=13295 There are estimated to be over 1.6 billion Muslims around the world, comprising almost a quarter of the world’s population. Most Muslims are peaceful and do not support terror. However, this documentary is not about them; it is about radical…

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http://documentarystorm.com/the-third-jihad/feed/ 0 The Third Jihad There are estimated to be over 1.6 billion Muslims around the world, comprising almost a quarter of the world's population. Most Muslims are peaceful and do not support terror. However, this documentary is not about them; it is about radical Islamists. Narrated by Muslim American Dr. Zuhdi Jasser, T
Overview http://documentarystorm.com/overview/ http://documentarystorm.com/overview/#comments Mon, 11 Aug 2014 17:29:11 +0000 http://documentarystorm.com/?p=13289 In December of 1968, Apollo 8 went to the moon. When the cameras turned to give viewers a look of Earth, many were touched deeply beyond words. On the 40th anniversary of the notorious ‘Blue Marble’ photograph taken from space…

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http://documentarystorm.com/overview/feed/ 1 Overview In December of 1968, Apollo 8 went to the moon. When the cameras turned to give viewers a look of Earth, many were touched deeply beyond words. On the 40th anniversary of the notorious ‘Blue Marble’ photograph taken from space by Apollo 17 in 1972, Planetary Collective presented this short film. It
I Am Street Fighter http://documentarystorm.com/i-am-street-fighter/ http://documentarystorm.com/i-am-street-fighter/#comments Fri, 08 Aug 2014 21:01:27 +0000 http://documentarystorm.com/?p=13277 This film is about celebrating the 25th anniversary of the well-known video game: Street Fighter. It includes dozens of interviews with fans, designers, and experts, all of which attest that their lives would have been very different if Street Fighter…

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http://documentarystorm.com/i-am-street-fighter/feed/ 0 I Am Street Fighter This film is about celebrating the 25th anniversary of the well-known video game: Street Fighter. It includes dozens of interviews with fans, designers, and experts, all of which attest that their lives would have been very different if Street Fighter had not existed. Street Fighter is to video game
Planet Ocean http://documentarystorm.com/planet-ocean/ http://documentarystorm.com/planet-ocean/#comments Mon, 04 Aug 2014 20:37:14 +0000 http://documentarystorm.com/?p=13257 In the ocean we can find the answer to many of our questions about life as we know it, because it is there that life itself seems to have begun. This documentary explores the depths of this unknown, yet powerful…

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http://documentarystorm.com/planet-ocean/feed/ 2 Planet Ocean In the ocean we can find the answer to many of our questions about life as we know it, because it is there that life itself seems to have begun. This documentary explores the depths of this unknown, yet powerful force that may have marked the beginning of life billions of years ago. The ocean has br
Cropsey http://documentarystorm.com/cropsey/ http://documentarystorm.com/cropsey/#comments Fri, 01 Aug 2014 18:00:55 +0000 http://documentarystorm.com/?p=13240 Realizing that the creepy urban legend of their youth has actually come true; two filmmakers delve into the mysterious disappearance of five missing children and the real-life boogeyman linked to their disappearances.
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http://documentarystorm.com/cropsey/feed/ 0 Cropsey Realizing that the creepy urban legend of their youth has actually come true; two filmmakers delve into the mysterious disappearance of five missing children and the real-life boogeyman linked to their disappearances. In the middle of Staten Island, New York, lies a forest known as Greenbelt. Border
Spent: Looking for Change http://documentarystorm.com/spent-looking-for-change/ http://documentarystorm.com/spent-looking-for-change/#comments Wed, 30 Jul 2014 18:16:11 +0000 http://documentarystorm.com/?p=13231 Spent: Looking for Change, a documentary film that was created by a collaboration between American Express and Academy Award-winning filmmaker Davis Guggenheim (An Inconvenient Truth, Waiting for “Superman”), tells the stories about everyday hardworking Americans that are struggling with basic…

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FARANG http://documentarystorm.com/farang/ http://documentarystorm.com/farang/#comments Tue, 29 Jul 2014 16:03:47 +0000 http://documentarystorm.com/?p=13224 Andy Ricker is quick to point out that he comes from a family of people with addictive personality disorder. He himself has become addicted to a number of things throughout his life, including rock climbing. So three years after opening…

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http://documentarystorm.com/farang/feed/ 0 FARANG Andy Ricker is quick to point out that he comes from a family of people with addictive personality disorder. He himself has become addicted to a number of things throughout his life, including rock climbing. So three years after opening Pok Pok it wasn’t difficult for him to decide that he wanted to