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- “Tell them they can laugh at me”: Remembering the humorous side of David Bowie
- Katrina Diaspora: Robert Mugge discusses the making of “New Orleans Music in Exile”
- “Junior High School”: The musical that found the high notes of your awkward hormone-driven years!
- “The Gumby Show”: America’s Favorite Clayboy is back again on Night Flight!
- Subway Blues: Robert Mugge discusses the making of “Last of the Mississippi Jukes”
- Night Flight’s World Music Library: Featuring eight music docs by Moroccan-born producer/director Izza Génini
- Night Flight’s Stuart Samuels tells us about co-producing “The Beatles: Eight Days a Week – The Touring Years”
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All posts tagged "documentary"
“Heart of a Dog”: Laurie Anderson’s 2015 cinematic tone poem ponders life and death
Night Flight fave Laurie Anderson‘s 2015 cinematic tone poem Heart of a Dog — produced, in part, by HBO, who occasionally air it now as part of their HBO Documentary Films series, usually in the wee hours...
- Posted January 16, 2017
“Timothy Leary’s Dead”: A controversial post-mortem doc about the man Nixon called “the most dangerous man alive”
The 1997 film Timothy Leary’s Dead is one of a spate of documentaries released after Leary’s death at age 75 from cancer, on May 31, 1996, and it is also one of the most controversial. Directed by...
- Posted January 4, 2017
The Greatest of All Time: “Ali in Action: The Man, The Moves, The Mouth”
The 2012 retrospective documentary Ali in Action: The Man, The Moves, The Mouth — you’ll find it streaming on our Night Flight Plus channel — puts the focus squarely on Muhammad Ali’s prowess inside the boxing ring...
- Posted December 28, 2016
“The Dicks from Texas”: The influential punk band who were hometown heroes to Austin’s misfits
“If you were a misfit, The Dicks’ music was for you.” Those words open up the documentary The Dicks From Texas, now featured on Night Flight Plus. While the Ramones were the kings of punk rock on...
- Posted December 16, 2016
“The Life After Death Project”: This 2013 documentary pays homage to the legendary Forry Ackerman, who coined the term “sci-fi”
Filmmaker Paul Davids’s 2013 documentary The Life After Death Project — now streaming on our Night Flight Plus channel — is a captivating look at the director’s personal quest to determine if there is life after death...
- Posted December 13, 2016
“Actor? A Documentary”: The first-ever full-length feature uses animation to explore the world of acting
Actor? A Documentary is the first-ever full-length feature “ani-mentary,” which is a fun way of saying “animated documentary.” During the film we follow two animated characters — Lou and Ping — through a day of discovering what...
- Posted November 22, 2016
“The Nasty Terrible T-Kid 170: Julius Cavero”: A new documentary chronicles the life and art of the Bronx graffiti legend
The 2016 documentary The Nasty Terrible T-Kid 170: Julius Cavero — now streaming on Night Flight Plus — was compiled from nearly thirty years worth of archival footage, including home movies, which tell the story of a...
- Posted November 18, 2016
“It’s A Revolution Mother”: Mondo-rific countercultural late 60s documentary footage of bikers, hippies and peaceniks
It’s a Revolution Mother — originally released in late 1969 as Biker Babylon — is another mondo-style documentary (a “Documentary of Love”) which in addition to introducing us to a group of outlaw bikers also features footage...
- Posted November 8, 2016