Ray Bradbury, Dancing Among The Muses, is the story of American literary icon and master storyteller Ray Bradbury.
Ken Leishman: The Flying Bandit tells the remarkable story of the life of Canadian bank robber, prison escape artist and folk hero Ken Leishman. Earning his nickname "The Flying Bandit", by using his plane as a getaway vehicle. Leishman masterminded several stylish yet completely non-violent bank robberies throughout Canada during the 1960's and 1970's including the biggest gold heist in Canadian history.
One of a kind documentary follows an Algerian reporter Mohammed Sifaoui over a period of four months as he infiltrated an Islamic AL-Qaeda network in France. Passing himself as a religious fundamentalist, who believes in the theories of Osama Bin Laden, he wins the confidence of the network members, who suggest that he do propaganda work, reconnaissance and information gathering for them on potential targets for terrorist attack. His inquiries led him to various mosques in Paris, and London, where he meets with leaders of the network, and then on to Madrid, where he is in contact with petty crooks dealing in false papers and credit cards whose job it is supply Islamic networks with fake documents. Members of the network, filmed by hidden camera, talk of their future plans for terrorist attacks. Another of this networks activities is the indoctrination of the young, teaching them an extremist dogma that advocates "holy war." One of the men we meet was an Al-Qaeda trainer, who trained and sent several young fighters to Afghanistan, many who were later discovered in Bin Laden's hideouts or among the prisoners at the American base of Guantanamo. This unique and powerful program produced in French and Arabic with English narration and English subtitles.
Super Star Celine Dion and others are featured in this look at the driving passion of all artists to reach their performance peak and rise to the top of their stardom. Celine Dion sings several songs and discusses how her intense passion for performing fueled her incredible personal rise from a unknown French Canadian schoolgirl to World singing sensation.
This film follows the path of Ben Liden from his last sighting as he entered the Tora Bora Mountains. Using hidden cameras our Arab reporter follows his path thru towns and mosaics in Pakistan loyal to him, to the training grounds where several of the 9/11 hijackers where trained. We meet with officers in Laskar e Taiba, an organization responsible for on Americas watch list and considered responsible of acts of terror in India. An extraordinary look at this hidden and dangerous enemy.
A look inside the La Modelo prison in Bogota. Colombia. Called a "model" prison by Colombia officials the prison in reality is controlled more by the prisoners than the guards. With 5000 prisoners for 2400 spots, and not more than 150 security guards assigned to the prison. The prison is awash in violence, and drugs. Last year, 162 prisoners were killed there. The prison is controlled by three criminal groups: members of the guerrilla movement, paramilitary forces, and cocaine traffickers. They have broken the prison up into three different territories and each group has it's own security forces, defending it's own territory.
Traces the origins of the Arthurian Legends from megalithic times to the historical King Arthur and the modern renaissance of Celtic culture.
Feeling increasingly trapped, frustrated and alone, middle-aged Los Angeles resident Dee Barnes decides to turn her life (and hopefully the lives of others) around by starting a weekly discussion open to anyone who cares to join. She soon finds her house filled with an assortment of characters, including a bulimic goth, a sexist jerk, and a meek young man who only wants to protect the environment. As they open up to each other with their ideas and feelings, they gradually start to learn more about themselves.
A young woman suffocates under the constant watch and belittling of her angry father. When new people and events enter her life, she begins to learn the truth about her past, and what it finally means to truly be alive.
Directors: Chris King
Starring: Sarah Lewis, Win De Lugo, Darren Robertson, Robert DeLillo, Shellah Garrett, Zachary Hahn, Bill Hindley, Michael Ian, Jeremy Brandt, Alana Sullivan, Benjamin Keepers, Chris Divecchio, Elizabeth Folsom, Terry Pierce & Chip White
Running Time: 115 Minutes
Paul Rachman's feature documentary debut is a chronicle of the underground hardcore punk years from 1979 to 1986. Interviews and rare live footage"
Starring: Frank Agnew l Jonathan Anastas l Phil Anselmo
In the late 1960s and 1970s, fear grips the city of San Francisco as a serial killer called Zodiac stalks its residents. Investigators (Mark Ruffalo, Anthony Edwards) and reporters (Jake Gyllenhaal, Robert Downey) become obsessed with learning the killer's identity and bringing him to justice. Meanwhile, Zodiac claims victim after victim and taunts the authorities with cryptic messages, cyphers and menacing phone calls.
A London college art student's imagination runs wild as he works the late-night shift at the local supermarket. What do he and his colleagues do to pass the long, endless hours of the night?
When a young girl is snatched away from her father by a horrifying giant monster that emerges from the River Han to wreak havoc on Seoul, her entire family sets out to locate the beast and bring their little girl back home to safety in South Korean director Bong Joon-ho's big-budget creature feature.
In 2054, Paris is a labyrinth where all movement is monitored and recorded. Casting a shadow over everything is the city's largest company, Avalon, which insinuates itself into every aspect of contemporary life to sell its primary export -- youth and beauty. In this world of stark contrasts and rigid laws the populace is kept in line and accounted for.
A notorious but failing criminal hooks up with childhood friend and sister to commit grand larceny but fails miserably.
A beautiful, wealthy young party girl drops out of Radcliffe in 1965 and heads to New York to become Holly Golightly. When she meets a hungry young artist named Andy Warhol, he promises to make her the star she always wanted to be.
Jessica is a beautiful young woman who comes to Paris from the provinces and lands a job waiting tables at a chic bistro on fabled Avenue Montaigne. She ends up catering to celebrated individuals within the art, theater, music, and fashion world.