Sports

Jiu-Jitsu vs. the World

Jiu-Jitsu vs. the World

For the wildly devoted Jiu-Jitsu practitioner, the Brazilian martial art represents much more than simply a discipline of self-defense. It's a path to self-realization. Jiu-Jitsu vs. the World, an ambitious new documentary directed with passionate care by Dan Lewis, mines the sport for...

6.75

The Dark Side

The Dark Side

The doping phenomenon is reflective of a ruthless desire to win at any cost. As exposed in the new documentary The Dark Side, this scandal encompasses more than just athletes. Doping is a full-fledged underground industry involving quack doctors, highly organized and crooked...

6.65

Finding Traction

Finding Traction

Endurance runner and extreme athlete Nikki Kimball set a seemingly impossible goal for herself to become the fastest person in history to run the Long Trail - a 273-mile stretch which snakes across the rugged terrains of Vermont. Finding Traction follows every step...

7.46

More Than a Game

More Than a Game

For some, gaming represents no more than a pleasant diversion. But the truly devoted gamers highlighted in the documentary More Than a Game live for the thrill of competition. They are the masters of their domain, and they enjoy a tremendous sense of...

6.94

Mayweather vs. Pacquiao: At Last

Mayweather vs. Pacquiao: At Last

Few things in this world so perfectly mirror the struggles and triumphs of life more poetically than sports. This is especially true of boxing, a brutal ballet which serves as the perfect metaphor for overcoming any obstacle and standing tall and proud in...

7.10

eSPORTS

eSPORTS

eSports is a Vice documentary about e-gaming, an obsession for many, but an area of pop culture still largely associated with "nerds", outcasts who would rather sit alone in a bedroom playing online or console video games than go out and be social....

6.83

Hold Fast

Hold Fast

Moxie Marlinspike, in association with the Anarchist Yacht Club, is the filmmaker behind this "hastily made on a computer with a 14-day return policy" documentary about the everyman sailor. After a short black-and-white photo-based history lesson about how the advent of fiberglass boats...

8.24

The Twinkles: Chasing Perfection

The Twinkles: Chasing Perfection

In the world of all-star cheerleading, crying isn't allowed, and perfection is required. No one knows better than the 32 girls that make up The Twinkles, an elite youth cheerleading team from Freehold New Jersey. In this documentary, we see that the competitive...

7.48

Bare Knuckle

Bare Knuckle

Common British stereotypes may conjure images of well-mannered chaps sipping tea, but the white linen gloves come off in this expose of the UK's bare knuckle boxing (BKB) culture. Conversations with some of the scene's most venerable fighters reveal the softer side of...

8.07

Keep Drifting Fun

Keep Drifting Fun

Motorsport enthusiasts turned indie filmmakers, Will Roegge and Joshua Herron, introduce viewers to the sport of "drifting" in this short-form documentary. The film opens with competitive drifters acknowledging that the sport of drifting may be ridiculous, likening it to the risk/thrill dynamic of...

6.58

The Archers of Bhutan

The Archers of Bhutan

Few places on Earth share the beauty and isolation of Bhutan, an autonomous kingdom in the Himalayan Mountains. The eerie spectacle of an almost mystical landscape serves as the lush backdrop for a film detailing fierce competition. Here archery is the nation's game,...

8.07