NEW JANUARY 2016 DOCUMENTARIES ON DVD

Black PanthersFear of ThirteenGRAZING THE SKYHow to Change the World

BLACK PANTHERS – VANGUARD OF THE REVOLUTION (15) 2015 NELSON, STANLEY £15.99
From the Black Panther Party formation in 1966 in California, the film follows the revolutionary African-American group’s rise throughout the ’60s and ’70s .
CHEMSEX (18) 2015 UK FAIRMAN, W./GOGARTY, M. £15.99
Look at London’s destructive underground gay scene which leave many young gay men with harmful addictions and illnesses.
DAVID BOWIE: IN HIS OWN WORDS (E) 2016 £8.99
Documentary about English singer-songwriter David Bowie featuring a collection of interviews with the iconic rock star from throughout his career.
DOWSING – THE COMPLETE SURVIVAL GUIDE (E) 2014 £12.99
Documentary exploring the uses of dowsing
THE FEAR OF THIRTEEN (15) 2015 SINGTON, DAVID £15.99
David Sington directs this documentary about Nick Yarris, who spent 21 years on death row before having his conviction overturned.
LA GLACE ET LE CIEL/ICE AND THE SKY(U) 2015 FRANCE JACQUET, LUC £15.99
French documentary about global warming.
GRAZING THE SKY (E) 2013 ALCALA, HORACIO £15.99
Filmed over the course of a year the film follows the lives of circus artists from around the world., the feature follows 15 performers .
GREAT BARRIER REEF WITH DAVID ATTENBOROUGH (E) 206 £19.99
David Attenborough explores the undersea world of the Great Barrier Reef.
HOW TO CHANGE THE WORLD (15) 2015 ROTHWELL, JERRY £15.99
A history of Greenpeace.
MURDER RAP – INSIDE THE BIGGIE AND TUPAC MURDERS (15) 2015 DORSEY,MICHAEL £15.99
Examining the unsolved murders of rappers Tupac Shakur and the Notorious BIG, who were both killed in drive-by shootings just six months apart.
MY NAZI LEGACY (PG) 2015 EVNS, DAVID £12.99
Historical documentary following two elderly sons of prominent officials in Nazi Germany. Human rights lawyer Philippe Sands interviews Niklas Frank and Horst von Wächter about their fathers’ roles in Hitler’s Nazi party.
NARCO CULTURA (E) 2013 MEXICO SCHWARZ, SHAUL £15.99
Documentary about the Mexican drug war in Ciudad Juárez and how those involved are portrayed in popular culture, including within the rising subgenre of narcocorrido music.
RATION BOOKS AND RABBIT PIES – FILMS FROM THE HOME FRONT (E) 1944 £19.99
Collection of British public information films and shorts offering advice on how to support the war effort, including tips on rationing, staying healthy and growing vegetables. The collection includes: ‘Cookery Tips’, ‘Save Your Shillings and Smile’, ‘Make Do and Mend’, ‘Fighting Fit’ and ‘Dig for Victory’.
THE SHOW OF SHOWS (15) 2015 ERLINGSSON, BENEDIKT £15.99
A Look at the history of travelling circus performers and cabaret acts.
STAR MEN (PG) 2015 ROSE, ALISON E. £15.99
Four British astronomers reunite to celebrate their 50-year relationship , discuss their time together and on the discoveries they have made.
STREIF: ONE HELL OF A RIDE (12) 2014 GERMANY SALMINA,G/DAUER, T. £14.99
Documentary focussing on the annual Hahnenkamm ski race in the Austrian town of Kitzbühel and its iconic downhill course the Streif.
TELL SPRING NOT TO COME THIS YEAR (15) 2015 SAEED TAJI FAROUKY,S/MCEVOY, M. £15.99
Documentary following an Afghan National Army unit throughout one year as they battle the Taliban in Helmand without NATO support, which has recently been withdrawn.
VISIONS OF CHANGE VOLUME 1: BBC 1951 -1967 (e) 3 discs £34.99
Collection of BBC documentaries broadcast between 1951 and 1967. Featuring films directed by Ken Russell, Denis Mitchell, John Read and Jack Gold, the selection highlights the different ways film-makers used television to showcase their work post-Second World War. The collection includes: ‘Henry Moore’ (1951), ‘Eye to Eye: Night in the City’ (1957), ‘Tonight: Song of the Valley’ (1957), ‘Joe the Chainsmith’ (1958), ‘Eye On Research: Test Flight’ (1959), ‘Morning in the Streets’ (1959), ‘Between Two Rivers’ (1960), ‘Monitor: Pop Goes the Easel’ (1962), ‘The Colony’ (1964), ‘Dispute: Round 1’ (1967) and ‘Dispute: Round 2’ (1967).
WARRIORS (12) 2015 DOUGLAS, BARNEY £15.99
The film follows the Kenyan Maasai warriors cricket team as they travel to the home of cricket to participate in the Last Man Stands cricket finals in London and tells the story of their formation.

Ration Books and Rabbit Pies Star MenTell Spring Not to Come This YearGREAT BARRIER REEF

DVDs available to buy from J.Whiting Books/Worldonlinecinema.com at –

http://www.worldonlinecinema.com/Home/documentaries

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