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Country of origin  United states
No. of seasons  1
First episode date  2 August 2011
Presented by  Morgan Spurlock
Writers  James Montgomery
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Original language(s)  English
No. of episodes  5 (list of episodes)
Final episode date  30 August 2011
Genre  Documentary film
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Executive producer(s)  Jim Fraenkel Series Producer / Director = Tom Barbor-Might
Producer(s)  Jason Berger Jesse Dixon Neil Edson Toby Lichtig Mark Marraccini
Similar  The War Room with Michael S, The Gavin Newsom Show, InfoMania, This American Life, Vanguard

50 documentaries to see before you die part 1


50 Documentaries to See Before You Die is a five-episode television series presented by Morgan Spurlock on the Current TV television network featuring what editors regard as the fifty of the most influential and/or important documentary films from the past 25 years.

Contents

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"Life After Donkey Kong"

  • 50. Spellbound, by Jeffrey Blitz (2002)
  • 49. Madonna: Truth or Dare, by Alek Keshishian (1991)
  • 48. The Kid Stays in the Picture, by Nanette Burstein and Brett Morgen (2002)
  • 47. One Day in September, by Kevin Macdonald (1999)
  • 46. Little Dieter Needs to Fly, by Werner Herzog (1998)
  • 45. The Decline of Western Civilization Part II: The Metal Years, by Penelope Spheeris (1988)
  • 44. Burma VJ, by Anders Østergaard (2008)
  • 43. When the Levees Broke: A Requiem in Four Acts, by Spike Lee (2006)
  • 42. Catfish, by Henry Joost and Ariel Schulman (2010)
  • 41. The King of Kong: A Fistful of Quarters, by Seth Gordon (2007)
  • "The Boy Who Loves Jesus Grows Up"

  • 40. When We Were Kings, by Leon Gast (1996)
  • 39. Biggie & Tupac, by Nick Broomfield (2002)
  • 38. March of the Penguins, by Luc Jacquet (2005)
  • 37. Inside Job, by Charles H. Ferguson (2010)
  • 36. Taxi to the Dark Side, by Alex Gibney (2007)
  • 35. Paragraph 175, by Rob Epstein and Jeffrey Friedman (2000)
  • 34. Brother’s Keeper, by Joe Berlinger and Bruce Sinofsky (1992)
  • 33. Tongues Untied, by Marlon Riggs (1989)
  • 32. Dogtown and Z-Boys, by Stacy Peralta (2001)
  • 31. Jesus Camp, by Rachel Grady and Heidi Ewing (2006)
  • "When Morgan Spurlock Met Mr. Brainwash"

  • 30. Fahrenheit 9/11, by Michael Moore (2004)
  • 29. Man on Wire, by James Marsh (2008)
  • 28. Gasland, by Josh Fox (2010)
  • 27. Tarnation, by Jonathan Caouette (2003)
  • 26. Murderball, by Henry Alex Rubin and Dana Adam Shapiro (2005)
  • 25. Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room, by Alex Gibney (2005)
  • 24. Paradise Lost: The Child Murders at Robin Hood Hills, by Joe Berlinger and Bruce Sinofsky (1996)
  • 23. The Eyes of Tammy Faye, by Fenton Bailey (2000)
  • 22. Dixie Chicks: Shut Up and Sing, by Barbara Kopple and Cecilia Peck (2006)
  • 21. Exit Through the Gift Shop, by Banksy (2010)
  • "When Morgan Spurlock Went to a Drag Ball"

  • 20. Capturing the Friedmans, by Andrew Jarecki (2003)
  • 19. Touching the Void, by Kevin Macdonald (2003)
  • 18. Food, Inc., by Robert Kenner (2008)
  • 17. Street Fight, by Marshall Curry (2005)
  • 16. Bus 174, by José Padilha and Felipe Lacerda (2002)
  • 15. Crumb, by Terry Zwigoff (1994)
  • 14. Dark Days, by Marc Singer (2000)
  • 13. The Fog of War, by Errol Morris (2003)
  • 12. Bowling for Columbine, by Michael Moore (2002)
  • 11. Paris Is Burning, by Jennie Livingston (1990)
  • "Top 10 Docs To See Before You Die"

  • 10. Grizzly Man, by Werner Herzog (2005)
  • 9. Trouble the Water, by Tia Lessin and Carl Deal (2008)
  • 8. An Inconvenient Truth, by Davis Guggenheim (2006)
  • 7. The Celluloid Closet, by Rob Epstein and Jeffrey Friedman (1995)
  • 6. The War Room, by Chris Hegedus and D.A. Pennebaker (1993)
  • 5. Super Size Me, by Morgan Spurlock (2004)
  • 4. Waltz with Bashir, by Ari Folman (2008)
  • 3. Roger & Me, by Michael Moore (1989)
  • 2. The Thin Blue Line, by Errol Morris (1988)
  • 1. Hoop Dreams, by Steve James (1994)
  • References

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