Catalogue : True Story

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100 Days to Victory

100 Days to Victory   

Through cinematic recreations, interviews with top historians and state-of-the-art CGI, 100 Days To Victory is a gripping account of the last 100 Days of the First World War, telling the story of how the Allied generals strategized to win the war.

 

Non-Fiction / 2 x one hour / Canada & Australia


4%: Film's Gender Problem, The

The 4%: Film's Gender Problem  

A provocative series designed to explore the hot- button issues around the remarkable gender gap in Hollywood.

 

Non-Fiction / 6 x approx. 4-minutes (1 x 26-minute version also available).. / USA


40 Kids by 20 Women

40 Kids by 20 Women  

How do you provide for them, what kind of legacy will you leave? This film, 40 Kids by 20 Women, intimately follows the lives of four serial dads as they attempt to come to terms with the consequences of their reckless promiscuity.

 

Non-Fiction / 1 x one hour / UK


A Murderer Among Us

A Murderer Among Us  

This true crime documentary series explores the extraordinary story of two New York City detectives who are convicted of the sensational 1975 murder of a Denver businessman, their decades-long fight to clear their names and the hunt for one of the confessed gunmen who may hold all the answers, a man placed into witness protection by law enforcement over forty years ago.

 

Non-Fiction / 2 x 90-minutes (4 x 45-minute version also available) / USA


A War Story

A War Story   

In 1997 Pulitzer Prize winning CNN correspondent Peter Arnett embarked on a mission to locate and interview the then little known Osama bin Laden. A War Story is based on true events.

 

Non-Fiction / 1 x 89-minutes / New Zealand


Agatha and the Truth of Murder

Agatha and the Truth of Murder  

When the goddaughter and namesake of Florence Nightingale is found on a train to Hastings with her skull caved in, the subsequent investigation and public outcry fail to catch the killer.

 

Non-Fiction / 1 x 93-minutes / Northern Ireland


Airdogs

Airdogs   

Flying the rarest, coolest airplanes on earth, Airdogs takes the viewers into the skies, and into the unknown.

 

Non-Fiction / Season 1: 6 x half hours Season 2: 8 x half hours / Canada


Alias Ruby Blade

Alias Ruby Blade   

A story of love and revolution, Alias Ruby Blade tells of one courageous woman’s journey from undercover agent to First Lady of East Timor and the untold story of the birth of a new nation.

 

Non-Fiction / 1 x one hour or 1 x 78-minutes / USA


Alive

Alive  

Alive explores disasters that grabbed global headlines for weeks, months and even years. This series tells the story from the perspective of several separate survivors who had the smarts and the raw human instinct to survive.

 

Non-Fiction / 13 x one hour / Canada


All American Girl

All American Girl  

The true story of Mary Kay Letourneau, a 35-year-old schoolteacher, married with four children, who had an affair with one of her 13-year-old students.

 

Fiction / 1 x 95-minutes / USA


All the Wild Horses

All the Wild Horses   

All the Wild Horses follows endurance horse riders from the United States, Canada, South Africa, Ireland, United Kingdom and the Netherlands as they compete in the Mongol Derby horse race in Mongolia.

 

Non-Fiction / 1 x 90-minutes / UK / Mongolia


Almost Legal

Almost Legal   

Watch four smart, witty and confident students leave the quiet security of law school to begin the most difficult challenge of their lives: their articling year.

 

Non-Fiction / 8 x half hours / Canada


Althea

Althea  

A documentary about the trailblazing athlete Althea Gibson.

 

Non-Fiction / 1 x 78-minutes / USA


An Engineer Imagines

An Engineer Imagines  

An Engineer Imagines is a cinematic homage to the life and ideas of Peter Rice, a man widely regarded as the most distinguished structural engineer of the late twentieth century. 

 

Non-Fiction / 1 x 90-minutes / UK / Ireland


An Unlikely Obsession

An Unlikely Obsession   

An Unlikely Obsession is the extraordinary story of how Winston Churchill devoted his life to protecting the Jewish faith from political, sociological and maniacal destruction.

 

Non-Fiction / 1 x 68-minutes / USA


Animal Miracles

Animal Miracles  

Animal Miracles shares stories of the close and sometimes uncanny relationships humans share with animals.

 

Non-Fiction / Seasons 1-3: 39 x one hour / Canada


Art of the Prank

Art of the Prank  

Taking audiences on a wild ride, this emotional and humorous documentary from filmmaker Andrea Marini follows the evolution of New York artist Joey Skaggs, a fierce proponent of independent thinking and an early critic of media irresponsibility.

 

Non-Fiction / 1 x 85-minutes / USA


Assault & Rescue

Assault & Rescue  

Assault and Rescue cracks open the playbook in an extraordinary moment-by-moment case study:  The 1976 Entebbe hostage crisis.

 

Non-Fiction / 1 x one hour / Canada


Atari: Game Over

Atari: Game Over   

The hunt is on to find 3.5 million unsold copies of E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial video game, reputed to have been the cause of Atari’s downfall in 1984...

 

Non-Fiction / 1 x 66-minutes / USA


Backfired: When VW Lied to America

Backfired: When VW Lied to America   

Narrated by American journalist Warren Olney and from producer, director and cinematographer Dale Bell (Academy Award®-winning Woodstock), Backfired: When VW Lied To America tells the inside story of how a group of clean air regulators uncovered the massive scandal at Volkswagen and the company’s use of encoded emission defeat devices.

 

Non-Fiction / 1 x 58-minutes / USA


Balibo Conspiracy, The

The Balibo Conspiracy  

Based on a remarkable true story, The Balibo Conspiracy is a tense piece of bravado film-making, and engaging thriller in the vein of Costa Gavras’s ‘Missing’ and ‘The Constant Gardener’.

 

Non-Fiction / 1 x 107-minutes / Australia


Batman & Bill

Batman & Bill  

For years, Bob Kane has been credited as Batman's creator. As time passed, rumors swirled that the Caped Crusader had another father.  Who was this man? Batman & Bill tells the story of the uncredited creator of Batman, and a crusade to bring him justice.

 

Non-Fiction / 1 x 93-minutes / USA


Battle for Haditha

Battle for Haditha  

November 19th 2005, Haditha, Iraq. Iraqi insurgents bomb a convoy of US Marines, resulting in the death of their most popular officer. Enraged by their loss, his young Marine buddies carry out a brutal retaliation.

 

Non-Fiction / 1 x 97-minutes / UK


Becoming Bond

Becoming Bond  

Becoming Bond is a unique documentary / narrative hybrid chronicling the stranger-thanfiction true story of George Lazenby, a poor Australian car mechanic who, through an unbelievable set of circumstances, landed the role of James Bond in On Her Majesty’s Secret Service (1969), despite having never acted a day in his life.

 

Non-Fiction / 1 x 95-minutes / USA


Behind the Blood

Behind the Blood  

Priest and furniture maker Daniel Pacheco works in one of the most dangerous cities in the world: San Pedro Sula, Honduras. He tries to save lives, but that’s no simple matter in a country with staggeringly high murder rates. The killings are countless, not just by the drug cartels, but also by the police and the army. Pacheco lives in the midst of it, risking his own life.

 

Non-Fiction / 1 x 90-minutes / UK, Ireland & The Netherlands


Believer

Believer  

Believer follows Imagine Dragons’ Mormon frontman Dan Reynolds as he takes on a new mission to explore how the church treats its LGBTQ members. With the suicide rate rising amongst teens in the state of Utah, his concern with the church’s policies sends him on an unexpected path of acceptance and change.

 

Non-Fiction / 1 x 101-minutes / USA


Beside Bowie: The Mick Ronson Story

Beside Bowie: The Mick Ronson Story  

From Emperor Media Ltd. and acclaimed producer/director Jon Brewer, with exclusive voice over contributions from David Bowie, this feature documentary is an unprecedented celebration of the life and works of guitar virtuoso Mick Ronson – a rock hero virtually uncelebrated despite his direct contribution and involvement in countless compositions, lyrics and recordings that changed the face of music forever.

 

Non-Fiction / 1 x 104-minutes / UK & USA


Biggie & Tupac

Biggie & Tupac  

Biggie & Tupac is a no holds barred investigation into the still unsolved murders of the two biggest superstars rap has ever produced; Christopher Wallace, aka Biggie Smalls, and Tupac Shakur.

 

Non-Fiction / 1 x 108-minutes / USA


Bobby Sands: 66 Days

Bobby Sands: 66 Days  

Directed by RTS Award-winner Brendan J. Byrne (Breaking the Silence) and produced by IFTA-winner Trevor Birney (Mea Maxima Culpa: Silence in the House of God), this feature documentary from Fine Point Films is the definitive account of the events that turned an enigmatic prisoner into an iconic and divisive figure of the 20th Century.

 

Non-Fiction / 1 x 105-minutes (1 x 90-minute version also available) / UK


BOJAYÁ: Caught in the Crossfire

BOJAYÁ: Caught in the Crossfire  

BOJAYÁ: Caught In The Crossfire follows the story of Leyner Palacios, a community leader and Nobel peace prize nominee, who lost 32 relatives in one massacre.

 

Non-Fiction / 1 x 80-minutes / Ireland / Colombia


Bomber Boys: The Fighting Lancaster

Bomber Boys: The Fighting Lancaster   

Using a unique blend of living history elements, first-person interviews, CGI and never-before-seen footage from the Second World War, this series follows a new generation of young men - all of whom are descendants of WWII RCAF veterans - as they undergo training to become a Lancaster aircrew.

 

Non-Fiction / 4 x one hour / Canada


Breakbound

Breakbound   

Jeff Karram has it all - he’s young, good-looking, successful, and as the co-owner of a rising internet company, has an incredibly bright future. But burning deep within this twenty-three year old entrepreneur is an unusual dream - to leave the snows of Toronto to become…a professional surfer. 

 

Non-Fiction / 2 x one hour / Canada


Breaking the Surface

Breaking the Surface  

This is the true story of talented athlete and hard-working competitor Greg Louganis.

 

Fiction / 94-minutes / USA


BYkids Collection, The

The BYkids Collection  

Teenagers from around the world are paired with master filmmakers, including the late Albert Maysles (Salesman), Susan Hoenig (For Love or Money) and Joyce Chopra (Smooth Talk), to create these personal documentaries that educate and encourage international understanding about globally relevant issues.

 

Non-Fiction / 5 x half hours / USA


Campus Vets

Campus Vets  

Campus Vets showcases the best and brightest young vets in training, as they pursue demanding careers of immense responsibility.

 

Non-Fiction / Seasons 1-2: 26 x half hours / Canada


Cesar Chavez

Cesar Chavez  

Chronicling the birth of a modern American hero, Cesar Chavez tells the story of the famed civil rights leader and labour organizer torn between his duties as a husband and father, and his commitment to fighting for basic living wages for oppressed California farm workers. 

 

Fiction / 1 x 101-minutes / USA, Mexico


Charles:  A Portrait – A Man Alone

Charles: A Portrait – A Man Alone  

An in depth look at Prince Charles as a young man  and the character behind the public façade. 

 

Non-Fiction / 1 x 50-minutes / UK


China Next

China Next   

By 2025 it is thought that 75% of the population of China will be millennials – but outsiders
hardly know them. So, what does it really mean to be a Chinese Millennial?

 

Non-Fiction / 9 x half hours / China/Singapore/UK/Italy


Chuck Berry

Chuck Berry  

In this highly anticipated feature length documentary, the absolute instigator of rock ‘n’ roll, Chuck Berry, is truly revealed, with unprecedented exclusive access.

 

Non-Fiction / 1 x 98-minutes / UK


Cliffy

Cliffy  

Kevin Harrington (SeaChange, Underbelly) stars as ‘80s cult hero Cliff Young - an ordinary man who does an extraordinary thing. Entering the inaugural Sydney to Melbourne Ultra Marathon, with a rag-tag bunch of supporters by his side, he eats up the miles with his distinctive shuffle run and transfixes Australia by winning the race against all odds.

 

Fiction / 1 x 90-minutes / Australia


Closing Gambit: 1978 Korchnoi versus Karpov and the Kremlin

Closing Gambit: 1978 Korchnoi versus Karpov and the Kremlin  

When Anatoly Karpov, a loyal member of the Communist Party, fought against Viktor Korchnoi, a critic of the Soviet regime and high-profile defector, for the title of World Chess Champion, their teams were locked in a war of espionage, parapsychologists and KGB agents. 

 

Non-Fiction / 1 x 85-minutes (1 x 55-minute version also available) / UK


Counter Force

Counter Force  

Counter Force is an unflinching look into the reclusive and clandestine world of the global war against terrorism. This award-winning three-part series profiles elite anti-terrorist units from around the world.

 

Non-Fiction / 3 x one hour / Canada


Damage

Damage  

The Cahills have the world at their feet – Aidan Cahill is a new breed of Irish property tycoon, his glamorous wife Michelle is a successful estate agent, and their beautiful daughter Emma is an up-and-coming photographic model. But behind closed doors, all is not as it seems.

 

Fiction / 1 x 90-minutes / Ireland


Dangerous Indiscretions: The Decline of the House of Windsor

Dangerous Indiscretions: The Decline of the House of Windsor  

This in-depth documentary looks at the scandals that have blighted the credibility and popularity of the royal family through the ages, right up to the more recent controversies surrounding Diana, Fergie and Camilla.

 

Non-Fiction / 1 x 50-minutes / UK


Darrow

Darrow   

A docudrama starring Academy Award-winner Kevin Spacey. Focusing on the distinguished career and private life of the legendary labour lawyer and humanitarian Clarence Darrow ...

 

Fiction / 1 x 105-minutes / USA


Dealt

Dealt  

Sixty-two-year-old Richard Turner is renowned as one of the world’s greatest card magicians, astounding audiences around the world with his legendary sleight of hand. What they may not even realise, and what makes his achievements all the more amazing, is that he is completely blind.

 

Non-Fiction / 1 x 85-minutes / USA


Deep Web: The Hunt For Dread Pirate Roberts

Deep Web: The Hunt For Dread Pirate Roberts  

Deep Web gives the inside story of one of the most important and riveting digital crime sagas of the century -- the arrest of Ross William Ulbricht, the convicted 30-year-old entrepreneur accused to be ‘Dread Pirate Roberts,’ creator and operator of online black market Silk Road.

 

Non-Fiction / 1 x 90-minutes / USA


Devil's Brigade

Devil's Brigade   

Devil's Brigade gives viewers a comprehensive and dramatic appreciation of the rigorous training and dangerous combat missions faced by the men of the very first special forces by the US and Canada during WW II.

 

Non-Fiction / 4 x one hour / Canada


Diana: A Day in the Life

Diana: A Day in the Life  

Exclusive footage showing the transformation of a shy teenager into one of the most admired woman in the world Diana, Princess of Wales, including moving images of her last days.

 

Non-Fiction / 1 x 50-minutes / UK


Diana: A Model Princess

Diana: A Model Princess  

This programme takes a searching look at the creation of Princess Diana’s own fashion style and the designers and magazine editors who helped her establish it.

 

Non-Fiction / 1 x 50-minutes / UK


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