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  • The Newburgh Sting
    2014
    The Newburgh Sting

    A powerful, fascinating documentary, it uses archival surveillance video and eloquent, emotional interviews to deconstruct and discredit the case against four Newburgh, New York, men...

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  • Last Week Tonight with John Oliver
    2014
    Last Week Tonight with John Oliver

    A most worthy addition to the news-as-comedy genre, Last Week Tonight doesn’t just satirize the previous week’s news, it engages in fresh, feisty investigative reports...

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  • Life According to Sam
    2013
    Life According to Sam

    A scrawny boy with wire-rimmed glasses, a bald head and the gaunt face of an elderly man looks squarely into the camera near the beginning...

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  • Mea Maxima Culpa: Silence in the House of God
    2013
    Mea Maxima Culpa: Silence in the House of God

    Mea Maxima Culpa investigates and exposes the atrocious crimes of a Milwaukee priest who sexually abused more than 200 deaf children in a school under...

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  • Six by Sondheim
    2013
    Six by Sondheim

    In an ABC News clip included in Six By Sondheim, Stephen Sondheim, the celebrated Broadway composer and lyricist, tells Diane Sawyer he regrets never having...

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  • Marina Abramovic: The Artist is Present
    2012
    Marina Abramovic: The Artist is Present

    At one point, while training young artists who will participate in the Museum of Modern Art retrospective exhibition of her work, Marina Abramovic defines the...

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  • The Loving Story
    2012
    The Loving Story

    In Nancy Buirski’s beautifully spare documentary film, a fundamental truth about the history of segregation is revealed almost in passing –- that so much of...

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  • Girls
    2012
    Girls

    An edgy coming-of-age comedy-drama about 20-somethings living in Brooklyn, Girls grows out of the experiences of one woman –- Lena Dunham, the writer, director and...

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  • Game Change
    2012
    Game Change

    From the best-selling book by Mark Halperin and John Heilemann, writer Danny Strong pulled out one of the most intriguing stories from the 2008 Presidential...

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  • Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel
    2012
    Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel

    Bryant Gumbel’s long-running series could just as easily be titled Real Life. Sports is its springboard, but from its inception it has been more concerned...

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  • Game of Thrones
    2011
    Game of Thrones

    George R.R. Martin‘s A Song of Ice and Fire is the kind of book series that begs for cinematic rendering. It‘s a sprawling fantasy epic...

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  • Treme
    2011
    Treme

    Renowned for its French Creole culture, its Mardi Gras celebrations and music, New Orleans gained a new, unwanted legacy after Hurricane Katrina hit in August...

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  • Dare to Compete: The Struggle of Women in Sports
    1999
    Dare to Compete: The Struggle of Women in Sports

    A Peabody Award honoree last year for the consistent excellence of its sports documentaries, HBO Sports continues its impressive run with two more awards for...

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