Art and Music Documentaries

The Art and Artists category contains films about the arts, as well as the artists themselves. Music, painting, photography, drama, designs and their creators all feature in this category.

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Why Beauty Matters

Why Beauty Matters

Philosopher Roger Scruton presents a provocative essay on the importance of beauty in the arts an...

8.1 Views: 386,318
Art and Music

Anvil: The Story of Anvil

Anvil: The Story of Anvil

Since 1978, Anvil has become one of heavy metal's most influential yet commercially unsuccessful ...

9.4 Views: 52,196
Art and Music

LennoNYC

LennoNYC

LennoNYC is a 2010 documentary film written and directed by Michael Epstein about the life of Joh...

9.9 Views: 43,746
Art and Music

Louis Theroux's Weird Weekends - Porn

Louis Theroux's Weird Weekends - Porn

This episode offers a look at very different sides of the porn industry, as Louis interviews both...

6.8 Views: 22,023
Art and Music

This Is Modern Art

This Is Modern Art

This Is Modern Art was a series written and presented by the English art critic Matthew Collings....

6.7 Views: 17,134
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Who Killed Nancy?

Who Killed Nancy?

On October 12th 1978 New York Police discovered the lifeless body of a 20 year-old woman, slumped...

6.5 Views: 15,149
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The Genius of Design

The Genius of Design

Documentary series exploring the history of design. The first episode of this new series tells th...

6.6 Views: 15,038
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The Genius of Beethoven

The Genius of Beethoven

A powerful, moving and accurate docudrama based on the life of Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827). ...

7.2 Views: 13,096
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The Divine Michelangelo

The Divine Michelangelo

To produce one of the world's great masterpieces is impressive. To create three is truly astonish...

4.9 Views: 12,270
Art and Music

Infamy

Infamy

Infamy is an intense journey into the dangerous lives and obsessed minds of six of America's most...

7.4 Views: 12,202
Art and Music

James Bond - The True Story

James Bond - The True Story

Author Ian Fleming wanted his suave secret agent to be the ultimate spy - but who provided the in...

6.3 Views: 11,948
Art and Music

The Genius of Mozart

The Genius of Mozart

An enlightening and enveloping reconstruction of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's (1756-1791) life. Mast...

8.4 Views: 11,731
Art and Music

Impressionism - Revenge of the Nice

Impressionism - Revenge of the Nice

Matthew Collings has a wonderfully simple and funny way of making you understand the when, where,...

5.8 Views: 11,507
Art and Music

2Pac - Thug Angel

2Pac - Thug Angel

Documentary examining the politics, music, and life of Tupac Shakur."I FEEL LIKE BLACK JESUS GOT ...

6.9 Views: 11,363
Art and Music

Ai Weiwei - Without Fear or Favour

Ai Weiwei - Without Fear or Favour

Architect, photographer, curator and blogger, Ai Weiwei is China's most famous and politically ou...

7.0 Views: 11,043
Art and Music

Design Classics: The Sony Walkman

Design Classics: The Sony Walkman

This is a BBC documentary on the Design philosophies behind the Zen-inspired Japanese product Son...

9.5 Views: 10,664
Art and Music