American Documentaries

We have 351 documentaries tagged as american available for you to consume.

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9/11/01 - Ground Zero's Responders

9/11/01 - Ground Zero's Responders

Within minutes of the World Trade Center collapse on 9/11/01, emergency personnel and volunteers ...

6.3 Views: 8,002
9/11

Boston Children's Museum

Boston Children's Museum

Rummaging through a trunk of old clothes in the Grandparent's Attic display, children are not jus...

5.0 Views: 4,318
History

Triumph of the Spirit - The National D-Day Museum

Triumph of the Spirit - The National D-Day Museum

Now called The National World War Two Museum, this New Orleans-based museum tells the story of wh...

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History

Fault Lines - Colombia's Gold Rush

Fault Lines - Colombia's Gold Rush

Gold fever is sweeping across South America. Nowhere is it more lethal than in Colombia, where th...

7.0 Views: 4,404
Society

1929 - The Great Crash

1929 - The Great Crash

A documentary exploring the causes of the 1929 Wall Street Crash.Over six terrifying, desperate d...

7.8 Views: 7,119
Economics

The Koch Brothers

The Koch Brothers

Charles and David Koch are each worth about $25bn, which makes them the fourth richest Americans....

5.3 Views: 2,806
Society

Fault Lines: Cornel West

Fault Lines: Cornel West

Avi Lewis talks to Cornel West, professor of African American Studies at Princeton, hip hop artis...

1.5 Views: 1,782
Society

The Prize - Crude Diplomacy

The Prize - Crude Diplomacy

Post World War II America awakens to the strategic importance of oil and witnesses a key moment i...

5.0 Views: 2,692
Politics

The Rageh Omaar Report - From Minneapolis to Mogadishu

The Rageh Omaar Report - From Minneapolis to Mogadishu

At least 20 young American men of Somali background secretly left their homes in Minneapolis to r...

7.8 Views: 2,054
Society

Vietnam - Hearts, Minds and Souls

Vietnam - Hearts, Minds and Souls

Vietnam's rulers claim they are fighting a new American invasion - evangelical missionaries deter...

8.5 Views: 2,192
Society

A Summer In The Cage

A Summer In The Cage

"A Summer in the Cage" is filmmaker Ben Selkow's feature-length documentary chronicling his frien...

7.3 Views: 6,036
Psychology

Did Darwin Kill God?

Did Darwin Kill God?

There are some who believe that Darwin's theory of evolution has weakened religion, fueled in par...

8.0 Views: 3,193
Science

Playing God

Playing God

Adam Rutherford explores synthetic biology, a branch of science that researchers hope will enable...

3.2 Views: 2,800
Science

Scientific American Frontiers - The Secret Canyon

Scientific American Frontiers - The Secret Canyon

The best kept secret of American archeology is now revealed.

10.0 Views: 2,561
Science

The Four-Winged Dinosaur

The Four-Winged Dinosaur

In 2002, the discovery of a beautiful and bizarre fossil astonished scientists and reignited the ...

8.8 Views: 2,342
Science

The Purpose of Purpose - Richard Dawkins (Lecture)

The Purpose of Purpose - Richard Dawkins (Lecture)

From "Josh Timonen" (RichardDawkins.net): During Richard Dawkins' American tour in March 2009, he...

6.3 Views: 2,061
Science