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Top Docs

by Marq
Who doesn’t love a good documentary? When done well, they can be as captivating as any narrative film. Some I really need to see (in no particular order): - Salesman - Gates of Heaven - Vernon, Florida - the works of Frederick Wiseman - many docs by Werner Herzog - the 7 Up series - Burden of Dreams - Man with a Movie Camera - Hearts of Darkness: A Filmmaker’s Apocalypse - A Brief History of Time - Lost in La Mancha - Gimme Shelter - A Personal Journey with Martin Scorsese Through American Movies - My Voyage to Italy - One Day in September - The Fog of War - Manufactured Landscapes - Hearts and Minds - Taxi to the Dark Side - Jesus Camp -… Read more

Who doesn’t love a good documentary? When done well, they can be as captivating as any narrative film.

Some I really need to see (in no particular order):
- Salesman
- Gates of Heaven
- Vernon, Florida
- the works of Frederick Wiseman
- many docs by Werner Herzog
- the 7 Up series
- Burden of Dreams
- Man with a Movie Camera
- Hearts of Darkness: A Filmmaker’s Apocalypse
- A Brief History of Time
- Lost in La Mancha
- Gimme Shelter
- A Personal Journey with Martin Scorsese Through American Movies
- My Voyage to Italy
- One Day in September
- The Fog of War
- Manufactured Landscapes
- Hearts and Minds
- Taxi to the Dark Side
- Jesus Camp
- Standard Operating Procedure
- The Kid Stays in the Picture
- The Hip Hop Project
- Bus 174
- Surfwise
- Woodstock

At last, onto the master list…

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