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In the Footsteps of St. Paul

By Megan Basham
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Documentary | There’s something quintessentially British about the BBC documentary In the Footsteps of St. Paul , recently released to DVD. Hosted by actor David Suchet…

112 Weddings

112 Weddings

By Sophia Lee
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Documentary | 112 Weddings is an HBO documentary that may scare single people away from marriage—until their God-given desire to love and be loved prevails. Filmmaker Doug…

America

America

By Derringer Dick
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Documentary | Where would the world be without America? Dinesh D’Souza’s documentary film cuts straight to that question, interviewing people who are frustrated with…

Ivory Tower

By Sophia Lee
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Documentary | According to his filmography, director Andrew Rossi likes to narrate the crumbling of great institutions. He’s investigated the tumultuous traditional…

The Hornet’s Nest

The Hornet’s Nest

By Mindy Belz
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Documentary | Americans may be tired of being at war but they’re not tired of war movies. The Oscar-winning Hurt Locker on Iraq in 2008 and 2010’s award-winning Restrepo , a…

The Unknown Known

By Megan Basham
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Documentary | About halfway through the new documentary, The Unknown Known , culled from 30-plus hours of interview material with Donald Rumsfeld, director Errol Morris asks…

Veil of Tears

Veil of Tears

By Sophia Lee
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Documentary | Have you ever seen the face of a woman who spends her days waiting to die? You’ll see close-ups of many such faces in Veil of Tears , a new documentary that…

Mitt

Mitt

By Sophia Lee
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Documentary | Mitt Romney picks up trash and always makes sure the lights are turned off. He good-naturedly lets his wife muss up his hair. He laughs out loud when his sons…

Little Hope Was Arson

Little Hope Was Arson

By Angela Lu
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Documentary | A woman stands in front of the smoldering ruins of her East Texas church speaking to a reporter: “The building houses so many memories, my great-grandmother…

Smiling barbarians

By Emily Belz
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Documentary | After Tiller tries hard to put a kind and gentle face on late-term abortion

The March

The March

By Alicia M. Cohn
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Documentary | It’s difficult to dramatize the process of organization, even organization of an event as historic and important as the 1963 March on Washington. But PBS…

The Act of Killing

The Act of Killing

By Michael Leaser
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Documentary | Self-deception has too often been a gateway to committing and living with atrocities. Rarely has a truth been as painfully documented as in director Joshua…

 
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