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Megashare The Carter Effect (2017)
In his latest documentary, Sean Menard gives viewers an unprecedented look at Vince Carter: the six-foot-six, eight-time NBA All-Star from Daytona Beach who made waves in the Canadian basketball scene when he joined the Raptors in 1998.
Director: Sean Menard
Cast: Vince Carter, Drake, Tracy McGrady, Steve Nash, Director X.
Megashare Jewel\'s Catch One (2016)
With 4 strikes against her (black, female, poor and a lesbian), our trailblazer , Jewel Thais-Williams, helped changed laws, save lives and influence communities across Los Angeles, California as she opened her legendary nightclub\'s door for 42 years.
Director: C. Fitz
Cast: Thea Austin, Sandra Bernhard, C. Fitz, Thelma Houston, Evelyn King, Madonna, Bonnie Pointer, CCH Pounder, Elena Rosa, Sharon Stone, Jewel Thais-Williams, Maxine Waters
Megashare 27: Gone Too Soon (2018)
Brian Jones, Jimi Hendrix, Janis Joplin and Jim Morrison all died at the age of 27 between 1969 and 1971. At the time, the coincidence gave rise to some comment, but it was not until the death of Kurt Cobain, about two and a half decades later, that the idea of a \"27 Club\" began to catch on in public perception, reignited with the death of Amy Winehouse in 2011. Through interviews with people who knew them, such as music stars, critics, medical experts and unseen footage, the lives, music, and artistry of those who died at 27 are investigated with a bid to find answers.
Director: Simon Napier-Bell
Cast: Steve Blame, Paul Gambaccini, Dan Gillespie Sells, Lesley ann Jones, Gary Numan, Tom Robinson
Megashare Wait for Your Laugh (2017)
Rose Marie, the untold story of fame, love, tragedy and 90 years of American entertainment through the eyes of the woman who did it all.
Director: Jason Wise
Cast: Perry Botkin Jr., Deacon Conroy, Tim Conway, Dan Harmon, Alan Hecht, Rose Marie, Peter Marshall, Jackson Myers, Laura Yonker Myers, Eddie Priesand, Carl Reiner, Doug Roland, Allen Sviridoff, Dick Van Dyke
Megashare Avicii: True Stories (2017)
Follow the incredible rise, fall and rebirth of one of the worlds most renowned DJ\'s and composer\'s, Avicii. From the highs of worldwide chart domination to the lows of major health scares, offers a unique and compelling insight into the life of a modern day musical genius.
Director: Levan Tsikurishvili
Cast: Avicii, Michael Einziger, David Guetta, Wyclef Jean, Otto Knows, Laidback Luke, Magnus Lygdback, Ash Pournouri, Nile Rodgers, Tiësto
Megashare Hilarity for Charity (2018)
Seth Rogen hosts an evening of comedy to raise awareness for Alzheimer\'s disease.
Director: Seth Rogen
Cast: Sacha Baron Cohen, Michael Che, James Corden, Jeff Goldblum, Tiffany Haddish, Zach Hadel, Nick Kroll, Post Malone, John Mariano, John Mulaney, The Muppets, Kumail Nanjiani, Craig Robinson, Seth Rogen, Justin Roiland
Release: June 08, 2017
Megashare Dispossession: The Great Social Housing Swindle (2017)
For some people, a housing crisis means not getting planning permission for a loft conversion. For others it means, quite simply, losing their home. is a feature documentary directed by Paul Sng (Sleaford Mods - Invisible Britain) and narrated by Maxine Peake, exploring the catastrophic failures that have led to a chronic shortage of social housing in Britain. The film focuses on the neglect, demolition and regeneration of council estates across the UK and investigates how the state works with the private sector to demolish council estates to build on the land they stand on, making properties that are unaffordable to the majority of people. Dispossession is the story of people fighting for their communities, of people who know the difference between a house and a home, and who believe that housing is a human right, not an expensive luxury.
Director: Paul Sng
Cast: Rushanara Ali, Gary Barton, Joe Beaver, Siân Berry, Jason Browning, Karen Buck, Jamie Burton, Ruth Carson, James Cook, Liz Crosbie, Ronda Daniel, Alisdair Doherty, Danny Dorling, Pam Douglas, Simon Elmer
Megashare Bill Nye: Science Guy (2017)
Bill Nye is retiring his kid show act in a bid to become more like his late professor, astronomer Carl Sagan. Sagan dreamed of launching a spacecraft that could change interplanetary exploration. Bill sets out to accomplish Sagan\'s space mission, but he is pulled away when he is challenged by evolution and climate change contrarians to defend the scientific consensus. Can Bill show the world why science matters in a culture increasingly indifferent to evidence?
Cast: Neil deGrasse Tyson, Bill Nye, Ann Druyan, Heather Berlin, Michael E. Mann, Ken Ham, Joe Bastardi, Eugenie C. Scott, Francis Collins, James White
Megashare Mercury 13 (2018)
This documentary profiles women who were tested in 1961 for spaceflight, but had their dreams dashed when only men were chosen to become astronauts.
Cast: Myrtle Cagle, Jerrie Cobb, Wally Funk
Megashare Dolores (2017)
Huerta bucks 1950s gender conventions by starting the country\'s first farm worker\'s union with fellow organizer Cesar Chavez. What starts out as a struggle for racial and labor justice, soon becomes a fight for gender equality within the same union she is eventually forced to leave. As she wrestles with raising 11 children, three marriages, and is nearly beaten to death by a San Francisco tactical police squad, emerges with a vision that connects her new found feminism with racial and class justice.
Director: Peter Bratt
Cast: Hillary Clinton, Angela Davis, Dolores Huerta, Gloria Steinem
Megashare Killing for Love (2016)
The gruesome murders of Nancy and Derek Haysom in 1985 were an international media sensation. The Haysoms were wealthy, respected members of Virginia society, and the murder conviction of their daughter Elizabeth and her German boyfriend Jens Soering sent shock waves through the rural community of Bedford County. Elizabeth and Jens had met in a university program for high achieving students. She was a product of European boarding schools, he was the son of a diplomat. After being arrested in London, England, for passing bad checks in 1986, they were both extradited to the United States and have now spent over 30 years behind bars. This beautifully crafted film reveals a mismanaged, or perhaps completely corrupted, judicial process. This was the first criminal trial held in front of TV cameras - the first high-profile, international case tried in a small town. Investigations over the past 3 years have turned up stunning evidence that was previously suppressed or deemed inadmissible. ...
Cast: Imogen Poots, Daniel Brühl, Chuck Reid, Ricky Gardner, Elizabeth Haysom, Jim Updike, Jens Söring, Carlos Santos, Dave Watson, Gail Ball, Ed Sulzbach, Rich Zorn, Larry King, Robert Showalter, Ken Englade
Megashare The Real Inglorious Bastards (2012)
Quentin Tarantino\'s movie \"Inglourious Basterds\" centred around a team of Jewish (largely Jewish-American) soldiers who operated behind enemy lines, killing any Nazis they could find. This is a documentary on the real Inglorious Bastards - Jewish agents for the American OSS (Office of Strategic Services), sent in as spies into Nazi-held territories. Some of these spies were German Jews, returning to avenge the wrongs committed against their people and free Germany from the Nazis. Some of their deeds surpass even the fictional feats in Tarantino\'s movie.
Director: Min Sook Lee
Cast: Robert Nolan, Patrick O'Donnell, Fred Mayer, Gerald Schwab, John Billings, Ani Weber, Manfred Weber, Steve Shand, Erik Markewich, Sean Connolly Affleck, Shawn Devlin, Owen Bevan, Maarika Pinkney, Ben Davidson, Linzee Barclay
Megashare New York Doll (2006)
A recovering alcoholic and recently converted Mormon, Arthur \"Killer\" Kane, of the rock band The s, is given a chance at reuniting with his band after 30 years.
Director: Greg Whiteley
Cast: Nina Antonia, Bishop Bragg, Clem Burke, Leee Black Childers, Steve Conte, Bob Geldof, Mara Hennessey, Chrissie Hynde, Frank Infante, David Johansen, Mick Jones, Arthur Kane, Barbara Kane, Brian Koonin, Dawn Laureen
Megashare Liberation Day (2016)
Under the loving but firm guidance of an old fan turned director and cultural diplomat and to the surprise of a whole world, the ex-Yugoslavian cult band Laibach becomes the first foreign rock group ever to perform in the fortress state of North Korea. Confronting strict ideology and cultural differences, the band struggles to get their songs through the needle\'s eye of censorship before they can be unleashed on an audience never before exposed to alternative rock\'n\'roll. Meanwhile, propaganda loudspeakers are being set up at the border between the two Koreas and a countdown to war is announced. The hills are alive...with the sound of music.
Director: Ugis Olte, Morten Traavik
Cast: Boris Benko, Tomaz Cubej, Milan Fras, Janez Gabric, Tomislav Gangl, Matej Gobec, Primoz Hladnik, Luka Jamnik, Mary Sun Kim, Rok Lopatic, Gregor Musa, Ivan Novak, Saso Pusnik, Mina Spiler, Morten Traavik
Megashare The Final Year (2018)
THE FINAL YEAR is a unique insiders\' account of President Barack Obama\'s foreign policy team during their last year in office. Featuring unprecedented access inside the White House and State Department, THE FINAL YEAR offers an uncompromising view of the inner workings of the Obama Administration as they prepare to leave power after eight years.
Director: Greg Barker
Cast: Barack Obama, John Kerry, Samantha Power, Ben Rhodes
Megashare Do You Trust this Computer? (2018)
Science fiction has long anticipated the rise of machine intelligence. Today, a new generation of self-learning computers is reshaping every aspect of our lives. Incomprehensible amounts of data are being collected, interpreted, and fed back to us in a tsunami of apps, smart devices, and targeted advertisements. Virtually every industry on earth is feeling this transformation, from job automation to medical diagnostics, from elections to battlefield weapons. Do You Trust This Computer? explores the promises and perils of this developing era. Will A.I. usher in an age of unprecedented potential, or prove to be our final invention?
Director: Chris Paine
Cast: James Barrat, Rana El Kaliouby, David Ferrucci, Christine Fox, Sean Gourley, Hannes Grassegger, Brian Herman, Eric Horvitz, Hiroshi Ishiguro, Enrique Jacome, Jerry Kaplan, Michal Kosinski, Raymond Kurzweil, Hod Lipson, John Markoff
Megashare Andre the Giant (2018)
A look at the life and career of professional wrestler André Roussimoff, who gained notoriety in the 1980s as .
Director: Jason Hehir
Cast: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Robin Wright, Cary Elwes, André the Giant, Rob Reiner, Billy Crystal, Hulk Hogan, David Letterman, Andy Warhol, Vince McMahon, Muhammad Ali, Ric Flair, Ninos Sarkis, Shane McMahon, Gene Okerlund
Megashare Chris & Don. A Love Story (2008)
Depicts the remarkable life of artist Don Bachardy and his relationship with the distinguished writer Christopher Isherwood. Includes footage shot by Chris and Don in the 1950s and interviews with Leslie Caron, John Boorman, Liza Minnelli, and others. Isherwood and Bachardy were open about their life together, regardless of the waves it caused. This was during a period when gay relationships were not acceptable. The age difference in their relationship brought obvious personal problems that had to be addressed. Don often felt disregarded by Chris\'s famous friends and frequently was. Nevertheless, Bachardy pursued his art career with great energy, painting and drawing every day. Finding a vocation gave Don a sense of fulfillment and independence. He began to realize that he could function independently, which made him question whether he wanted to stay with Isherwood. Don toyed with leaving the relationship and striking out on his own, however he decided not to as he realized his love ...
Cast: W.H. Auden, Don Bachardy, Ted Bachardy, James Berg, John Boorman, Paul Bowles, Katherine Bucknell, Leslie Caron, Eduardo Correia, E.M. Forster, Chris Freeman, Charlie Gordon, Kenneth Grimes, Sara S. Hodson, Evelyn Hooker
Megashare American Harmony (2009)
Every year thousands compete in the world\'s greatest singing competition - that you\'ve never heard of. AMERICAN HARMONY journeys deep into the ultra-obsessive, zany, and heartfelt world of competitive barbershop singing, where passion is equaled only by raw talent, and the reward is not fame or fortune, but simply victory. The film focuses on four quartets vying to win the International Championships of Barbershop Singing, in what turns out to be the closest and most controversial victory in its 70 year history. Max Q is the heavy favorite - a superstar quartet comprised of former Champions. Looking to upset them is OC Times (The Heart-Throbs), Vocal Spectrum (The Rookies) and Reveille, an aging foursome who that has been together for 30 years. In total, fifty quartets duke it out for the coveted gold medal, while facing the pressures of quartet life - from big egos to brain cancer and everything in between.
Director: Aengus James
Cast: Greg Clancy, Patrick Claypool, Eric Dalbey, Tony DeRosa, Sean Devine, Mark Hale, Chris Hallam, Jim Henry, Cory Hunt, Joe Hunter, Gary Lewis, Jonny Moroni, Jeff Oxley, Mark Paul, Roger Payne
Release: October 01, 2014
Megashare All the Time In The World (2014)
Featuring the insights for three children (aged 10, 8 and 4), a family leaves the comforts of home to live for 9 months in the remote wilderness of the Canadian North. They spend the long northern winter living in a small cabin with no road access, no electricity, no running water, no internet and not a single watch or clock. Set in the Yukon, All The Time In The World is a deeply personal documentary that explores the theme of disconnecting from our hectic and technology laden lives in order to reconnect with each other, ourselves and our natural environment. Winner of 20 Film Festival Awards from around the world, including 9 Audience Choice Awards, 5 Youth Awards, 7 Environmental Awards and 3 Best Picture Awards. \"Top 20 Audience Picks\" at Hot Docs.
Director: Suzanne Crocker