Performing Arts

Eminem: Behind the Lyrics

Eminem: Behind the Lyrics

What makes an artist? In the case of Eminem, the once introverted outcast who became one of the most influential performers in the world of hip hop, artistry first blossomed in the intersection of crippling adversity and raw talent. Eminem: Behind the...

5.39
Queen: Mercury Rising

Queen: Mercury Rising

As a young boy growing up in Tanzania and India, Farrokh Bulsara knew he was destined to make his mark in music. At the time of his death in 1991 at the age of 45, he was heralded as one of the most iconic figures in the UK and perhaps the greatest...

7.67
4 Your Eyez Only

4 Your Eyez Only

Superstar hip hop recording artist J. Cole is no stranger to the spotlight. But in his new documentary 4 Your Eyez Only, he redirects this attention to everyday heroes of the black community. Crafted as a companion piece to his album of the same name,...

6.29
Locked Off

Locked Off

A co-production of VICE News, Locked Off investigates the rave party scene in the United Kingdom, its evolution since the 1980s, and its chances of survival in the coming years in the face of constrictive government regulations. Fearful over increased...

6.09
A World Unseen: The Revenant

A World Unseen: The Revenant

A meditation on the making and meaning of the Oscar-winning film The Revenant, one of 2015's most astounding cinematic achievements, A World Unseen exposes the soul-plunging struggles involved in bringing an epic vision to the screen. It's definitely...

7.64
Someday I'll Fly

Someday I'll Fly

Someday I'll Fly tells the story of singer/songwriter John Mayer as told in Mayer's own words. Through fan footage, archived interviews, and personal photographs, the Connecticut native recounts his journey to stardom, including his successes and...

8.98
Ballet, Sweat and Tears

Ballet, Sweat and Tears

Every mother bringing her child to the Academy believes she will be an accomplished ballet dancer. You've raised your child and gone through all the trouble to hand her over, but at best she's going to dance at the back row of Corps de Ballet. Mothers...

7.67
Music Changes Lives

Music Changes Lives

Filmed over the course of a school year, Music Changes Lives follows the progress of two Dublin schools - St. Agnes's in Crumlin, and St. Ultan's in Cherry Orchard, both of which are providing compulsory music tuition for all children in the schools....

8.43
Musicians on Music

Musicians on Music

Musicians on Music features Anoushka Shankar, Celino Romero, Matmos, Steven Schick and Holly Hofmann. Recognized as a consummate performer Indian classical music and forward thinking genres, Anoushka Shankar has shown herself to be a unique artist...

7.27
The Unspoken Word

The Unspoken Word

The Unspoken Word shines light on Atlanta Word Works in this short film to show the true meaning and nature of youth poetry. From "Slam", open mic, and spoken word the poets are able to express themselves while the cameras are rolling as Team Atlanta...

6.71
Punk's Not Dead

Punk's Not Dead

Punk's Not Dead is more than just a tribute documentary. It takes you on an era-by-era journey that puts punk rock's non-conformist reputation under the knife. Officially sanctioned by the bands in the film who donated personal photos, fliers and home...

7.84