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F For Franco
James Franco’s friend and professor Francisco Ricardo takes us on a visual journey into Franco’s creative mind and artistic process, inviting audiences to delve beneath the surface and experience a multitude of the star’s unique conceptual projects.
STARRING: James Franco (127 Hours, Milk), Seth Rogen (Neighbors), Evan Goldberg (This is the End), Frank Bidart (Three-time Pulitzer Prize finalist for poetry), Francisco Ricardo (Media Philosopher, Franco’s Professor at the Rhode Island School of Design, Co-founder of the Digital Video Research Archive at Boston University)
DIRECTED BY: Francisco J. Ricardo
PRODUCED BY: Adrienne Chamberlin
GENRE(S): Biography, Art, * New Releases
RUNTIME: (79 Min), YEAR: 2016
The Man Who Saved Ben Hur
An Assistant Director on the set of Ben-Hur (1959), Johnny Alaimo was adored by iconic film stars such as Rock Hudson, Elizabeth Taylor and Sandra Dee. But like many of Hollywood’s unsung heroes, his contribution to the film industry was unknown--until filmmaker Joe Forte uncovered the true story behind his 89-year-old cousin. What began as a quest to learn more about an ordinary man resulted in this oneof-a-kind documentary that unveils an extraordinary life. Includes rare set photographs from the filming of Ben-Hur and personal stories and memorabilia from Hollywood's Golden Age of Film.
STARRING: John Alarimo, Rock Hudson, Elizabeth Taylor, Sandra Dee and more!
DIRECTED BY: Joe Forte
PRODUCED BY: Joe Forte
GENRE(S): * New Releases, Biography
RUNTIME: (54 Min), YEAR: 2016
Bowie: The Man Who Changed The World
Only true legends of rock music are known by one word. As with ‘Elvis’ everyone knows the name of the most creative and influential rock artist of all time: BOWIE. Bowie was in a state of permanent revolution, constantly re-inventing his persona and sound. He defied any label that the music industry tried to place on him. From Thin White Duke to soulful rocker; music, art, fashion and sexuality were Bowie’s playthings - he was truly an artistic chameleon.
STARRING: New interviews shot in HD with Bowie’s collaborators and friends (Suzie Ronson, Laurence Myers, Mick Rock, ‘Whistpering’ Bob Harris, Kris Needs, Dana Gillespie), and archive interviews with the great man himself.
DIRECTED BY: Sonia Anderson
PRODUCED BY: Alan Byron
GENRE(S): Rock, Biography, * New Releases
RUNTIME: (89 Min), YEAR: 2016
Nintendo Quest
An adventure-filled documentary on Nintendo that follows two gaming enthusiasts, as they hit the open road in hopes of buying all the 678 official retail licensed Nintendo games in 30 days…with NO on-line purchases. Along the way, they encounter gaming industry professionals, discuss Nintendo history and the original console, landmark games, box art, music, graphics, game play and much more!
STARRING: Jay Barlett, Robert McCallum- and a slew of video game experts including: David Eddings, Billy Mitchell, Rachel Lara and Tommy Tallarico.
DIRECTED BY: Robert McCallum
PRODUCED BY: Robert McCallum
GENRE(S): Lifestyle, Biography, * New Releases
RUNTIME: (92 Min), YEAR: 2015
William Shatner Presents: Chaos on the Bridge
Mr. Shatner produced, wrote, directed and starred in the film, which delves into the controversial creation of "Star Trek: The Next Generation", and features interviews with the entire original cast.
STARRING: William Shatner (Captain James T. Kirk), Patrick Stewart (Captain Jean-Luc Picard), Jonathan Frakes (Commander William T. Riker), Denise Crosby (Lieutenant Tasha Yar), Gates McFadden (Dr. Beverly Crusher), John de Lancie(Q), Diana Muldaur (Doctor Pulaski)
DIRECTED BY: William Shatner
GENRE(S): Biography, * New Releases
RUNTIME: (60 Min), YEAR: 2015
5 Seconds of Summer: So Perfect
5 Seconds of Summer are not just another boy band - they are leading the next wave of pop-punk sound with original songs and undeniable talent. Trace their meteoric rise from their humble beginnings in Sydney to topping the charts in over 40 countries. This unauthorized biography combines unique archive footage and compelling interviews with friends and colleagues of the band.
STARRING: The boys of 5SOS - Luke Hemmings, Michael Clifford, Calum Hood and Ashton Irwin along with Malcolm Croft (author of "5 Seconds of Summer- The Ultimate Fan Book"), Lee Brennan , Judi James, Lizzie Cox, James McMahon, Alex Longmore and Tommy Wright!
DIRECTED BY: Sonia Anderson
GENRE(S): Biography, Pop, * New Releases
RUNTIME: (70 Min), YEAR: 2014
Cristiano Ronaldo: The World At His Feet
Take a revealing, behind-the-scenes look at one of the most polarizing celebrities in the world of sports: Cristiano Ronaldo. Follow his life from his humble upbringing to becoming the star player for Real Madrid. Whether it's winning his third Ballon d’Or, heading his own fashion line, donating to various charities, or making time for his fans… find out why this icon literally has the world at his feet.
STARRING: Cristiano Ronaldo, David Beckham, Victoria Beckham, Sir Alex Ferguson (Former Manchester United Manager), Jose Mourinho (Chelsea Manager), Lionel Messi, Narrated by Benedict Cumberbatch
DIRECTED BY: Tara Pirnia
PRODUCED BY: Tara Pirnia
GENRE(S): Biography, Sports
RUNTIME: (58 Min), YEAR: 2014
Katy Perry: Getting Intimate
Just in time for her latest album and tour, delve deep into the pop phenomenon that is Katy Perry. From her cherry chap-stick beginnings, transformation after her marriage and now to her newest release, this diva is just hitting her stride as her fourth album just dropped.
STARRING: Katy Perry, John Mayer, Russell Brand, Katy Perry Biographer Alice Hudson, UK Celebrity Stylist Alex Longmore and more!
DIRECTED BY: Sonia Anderson
GENRE(S): Biography, Pop, * New Releases
RUNTIME: (Approx 78 Min), YEAR: 2014
Machine Gun Preacher
Pennsylvanian biker Sam Childers overcame a life of drugs and violence to become a rebel of hope, waging a 13-year war to free enslaved children in Northern Uganda and Southern Sudan, Africa. This film invites you to take a peek inside the fascinating life of a complicated man, a missionary who preaches justice with a machine gun.
STARRING: Sam Childers a.k.a. The Machine Gun Preacher with interviews featuring with Gerard Butler (titular character in Marc Forster’s “Machine Gun Preacher”)
DIRECTED BY: Marc Forster
PRODUCED BY: Robbie Branner
GENRE(S): Lifestyle, Biography
RUNTIME: (73 Min), YEAR: 2013
JT: Reflections
Follow Justin's journey from a child star on “Star Search” and the "The All New Mickey Mouse Club,” to the prominent lead singer and youngest member of the boy band 'N Sync, to launching his incredibly successful solo career with his debut album "Justified” that spawned multiple hit singles and adoring fans around the world. Singer, Songwriter, Actor, Record Producer, Dancer, Businessman, Movie Star, Philanthropist and now with his third album “The 20/20 Experience” released there's no denying the powerhouse he's become.
STARRING: Justin Timberlake, Narrated by Kurt Wilson
DIRECTED BY: Stephen Rocha
GENRE(S): Biography, Pop, * New Releases
RUNTIME: (60 Min), YEAR: 2013
Inside the Fifty Shades: Real Women Confess
A cinematic exploration of the dominance and submission lifestyle as revealed in the best-selling book trilogy Fifty Shades of Grey. In this film, real women and men reveal their experiences, wants and desires as participants in the world of dominance and submission.
STARRING: Interviews with: Real women and men, Experts in the field
DIRECTED BY: David Kane Garcia
PRODUCED BY: Ashley Noel, Veronica Rodriguez
GENRE(S): Lifestyle, Biography
RUNTIME: (60 Min), YEAR: 2013
Pink: Staying True
The girl who "got the party started,” better known as Pink, breaks the stereotypical pop chanteuse mold. Seamlessly combining sophisticated acrobatics with slickly choreographed seductive dancing into a tour de force World Tour, Pink has brought her career to new a level in 2013. With rare live performances and exclusive interviews!
STARRING: Interviews with Adele, Beyonce, Britney Spears, Christina Aguilera and more!
DIRECTED BY: Sonia Anderson
PRODUCED BY: Great British Pictures
GENRE(S): Biography
RUNTIME: (70 Min), YEAR: 2013
One Direction: Going Our Way
Niall Horan, Zayn Malik, Liam Payne, Harry Styles, and Louis Tomlinson are the members of One Direction and they have grown into one of the hottest music groups on the Planet. Follow their journey from X-Factor to world domination through the hearts of every young fan, earning the respect of peers and music legends alike.
STARRING: Interviews with: Niall Horan, Zayn Malik, Liam Payne, and Louis Tomilinson
DIRECTED BY: Thomas Gibson
GENRE(S): Biography, Pop
RUNTIME: (60 Min), YEAR: 2013
America's Sweethearts: Queens of Nashville
This documentary chronicles the incredible careers of five country music superstars: FAITH HILL, REBA MC ENTIRE, MIRANDA LAMBERT, TAYLOR SWIFT and CARRIE UNDERWOOD from their unassuming beginnings to the world's largest stages with special antidotes from the artists themselves, friends, family and their influence on other artists.
DIRECTED BY: Thomas Gibson
GENRE(S): Biography, Country
RUNTIME: (71 Min), YEAR: 2013
Black Eyed Peas: The Beginning of the End
The Black Eyed Peas have been one of the best selling and most popular groups for over a decade. Creating albums that are more innovative than the last, they have transformed themselves from the West Coast Underground into global superstars. Since the release of their third album Elephunk, with singer Fergie, they have sold an estimated 56 million records worldwide.
STARRING: Interviews with: Taboo, willi.i.am, apl.de.ap, and Fergie
DIRECTED BY: Thomas Gibson
GENRE(S): Hip Hop, Biography
RUNTIME: (50 Min), YEAR: 2012
Queen Elizabeth II: Her Majestic Life
Queen Elizabeth II has reigned for 65 years as the Queen of Great Britain and the Commonwealth. The Queen, who has witnessed incredible social, political and cultural changes in her reign, has retained the purpose and dignity of the British Monarchy. From the death of her father King George VI, to the marriage of Prince William and Kate Middleton, this is the true story of how the young Princess became a great Queen.
STARRING: Interviews with: Queen Elizabeth II, Hugo Vickers (Royal biographer), Camilla Tominey (Royal Editor NBC), Jenni Bond (Royal Correspondent), Tim Heald (Biographer Prince Philip), Arthur Edwards (Royal Photographer), Robert Lacy (Royal Historian)
DIRECTED BY: Alan Byron
PRODUCED BY: Alan Byron
GENRE(S): Biography, History, * New Releases
RUNTIME: (90 Min), YEAR: 2012
Becoming Barack: Evolution Of A Leader
An intimate portrait of a young man destined to make history. Includes a never-before-seen ‘lost’ interview. Becoming Barack: Evolution of a Leader traces the early path of a man destined to make history and to be a catalyst for global change. Features footage from three of the earliest known recorded interviews with Barack Obama and includes excerpts from Obama's audio book reading of Dreams of My Father.
STARRING: Narrated by Phil LaMarr
DIRECTED BY: Robert Yuhas
PRODUCED BY: Robert Yuhas
GENRE(S): Biography
RUNTIME: (1 x 1 hr), YEAR: 2012
Tupac VS
Tupac Shakur remains a controversial and misunderstood figure long after the shooting that ended his life. Featuring an in-depth, never before seen 1995 interview, rare footage and stills, interviews from manager Leila Steinberg and those that have studied the conflicts and contradictions that haunted Tupac and make him the icon, philosopher and martyr he's known as today.
STARRING: Tupac Shakur, Michael Eric Dyson, Rah Pacasso, Leila Steinberg, Arvand Elihu
DIRECTED BY: Ken Peters
PRODUCED BY: A.k. Campbell, Phillip Roth, Tracy Robinson, Yanko Damboulev
GENRE(S): Biography, Hip Hop, Documentary
RUNTIME: (90 Min), YEAR: 2002
Tupac: Before I Wake
This program offers a detailed look back on Tupac’s final year through the eyes of Rap legends Eric “Eazy-E” Wright, Russell Simmons and Tupac’s personal bodyguard, Frank Alexander. Featuring never-before-seen footage of the recording sessions for Tupac’s album “Until the End of Time”. See Tupac Shakur, up close and personal, as you’ve never seen him before.
STARRING: Tupac Shakur, Eric “Eazy-E” Wright,, Russell Simmons, Frank Alexander
DIRECTED BY: Sean Long
PRODUCED BY: Frank Alexander
GENRE(S): Biography, Hip Hop
RUNTIME: (90 Min), YEAR: 2001
Punk in London
This video captures the essence of the punk movement through performances & interviews of some of punk rock's most important bands. This is a unique visual record of London punk life in the late '70s filled with the never-before-seen live concert footage and commentary from: The Clash, The Adverts, X-Ray Spex, Subway Sect, The Boomtown Rats, The Jam, Chelsea and Wayne County Electric Chairs. DIGITALLY REMASTERED AND EXTENDED VERSION
STARRING: Gaye Advert, Jack Airport, Arturo Bassick, Robert Collins, Jayne County, Andrew Czezowski, Henry Daze, Paul Dean, and Jim Doak
DIRECTED BY: Wolfgang Büld
PRODUCED BY: Gerd Stein
GENRE(S): Concert, Biography, Punk, Rock
RUNTIME: (90 Min), YEAR: 1977
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