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Megashare Wakaliwood: The Documentary (2019)
A loving husband and father, Isaac is an unlikely multi-hyphenate action filmmaker working from his home in the slums of Wakaliga, Uganda. This funny, touching and inspiring story celebrates the art of filmmaking and the pure joy of creativity.
Director: Ben Barenholtz
Cast: Nabwana I.G.G. , Alan Hofmanis
Megashare Combat Obscura (2019)
For years, Miles Lagoze served in Afghanistan as a Combat Camera, shooting footage and editing videos for Marine Corps recruiting purposes. In this devastating film, Lagoze assembles his own footage and that of his fellow combat cameramen into a never-before-seen look at the daily life of Marines from the ultimate insider\'s point of view. More than a mere compilation of violence, the edit ingeniously repurposes the original footage to reveal the intensity and paradoxes of war in an age of ubiquitous cameras, when all soldiers can record themselves with helmet-cams and cellphones. revels in the chasm separating civilian from military life and questions the psychological toll war exacts on all that it touches.
Director: Miles Lagoze
Megashare 7 Days 2 Guys 1 Juicer (2015)
Obesity is a worldwide epidemic. 7days 2guys 1juicer is a character driven documentary that profiles the personal struggles of Chad and Kenny as they work to overcome their own fears and habits in an effort to adopt a healthy new lifestyle. They haven\'t always been overweight, but years of unhealthy eating have finally caught up with them. Diet after diet have failed, leaving them frustrated and confused. Over the course of seven days, Kenny and Chad go cold turkey on the unhealthy food that has become a habit and turn to fresh fruit and vegetable juices in an attempt to take back their lives. They consume juices made fresh by them and also engage in activities such as boxing, yoga and spinning to get their bodies moving again. Can Chad and Kenny survive going from fast food to fresh juice?
Director: James Vaughn Jr.
Cast: Kenny Hooper , Chad Reynolds
Megashare 7 Days in Syria (2015)
Newsweek Middle East editor, Janine di Giovanni, submitted a proposal to cover the war in Syria. The magazine denied the request, deeming the situation too dangerous. She decided to go anyway. The conditions are extreme with constant shelling and bombardment, threat of sniper fire, and kidnappings. Only two weeks before the trip her friend, James Foley, was taken by three armed men. A few weeks after the trip, Steven Sotloff, who she speaks with while in Aleppo, is also captured. Journalists are targets, and that much Janine knows. Yet, she and her crew put themselves in harm\'s way to bear witness and make sure the world knows about the suffering of the Syrian people. Along the way Janine meets a carpenter-turned-baker, a man considered to be a hero of Aleppo. His life is threatened daily by opposition forces, but he still makes bread to keep his neighbors alive. Then there\'s Waad, a Syrian woman who was studying economics until the university was bombed. She videos injuries and ...
Director: Robert Rippberger
Cast: Janine di Giovanni , Nicole Tung , Omar Hattab , Nour Kelze
Release: March 18, 2019
Megashare The Inventor: Out for Blood in Silicon Valley (2019)
The story of Theranos, a multi-billion dollar tech company, its founder Elizabeth Holmes, the youngest self-made female billionaire, and the massive fraud that collapsed the company.
Director: Alex Gibney
Cast: Errol Morris , Elizabeth Holmes , Tyler Shultz , Roger Parloff , Cheryl Gafner , Cheryl Gafner , Bill Draper
Megashare More Human Than Human (2018)
explores the promises and the complex role of Artificial Intelligence in today\'s world and the consequences of those promises becoming reality. In this feature length documentary the filmmaker attempts to build an intelligent robot to see if it can replace him as the film director. Will our creation, infinitely smarter, interconnected and possibly self-aware, render humanity obsolete?
Director: Tommy Pallotta, Femke Wolting
Cast: Nick Bostrom , Justine Cassell , Albert Chi , Brian Christian , Robert Epstein , David Hanson , Johan Hoorn , Will Jackson , Garry Kasparov , Eugenia Kuyda , Hod Lipson , Judith Newman , Eniko Szabo , Mark Thielen , Daniel H. Wilson
Megashare Dare to Be Different (2019)
U2, Talking Heads, Depeche Mode, Blondie, Duran Duran, Tears for Fears, The Clash, The Cure: Over half a billion records sold but you may never have heard of them if not for a small suburban radio station on Long Island, NY: WLIR. In August, 1982, a small group of radio visionaries knew they couldn\'t compete with the mega-stations in New York City. With one brave decision, they changed the sound of radio forever. Program Director Denis McNamara, the \'LIR crew and the biggest artists of the era tell the story of how they battled the FCC, the record labels, mega-radio and all the conventional rules to create a musical movement that brought the New Wave to America.
Director: Ellen Goldfarb
Cast: Nancy Abramson , M. King Adkins , Ron Alexenburg , Sam Ash , Tom Bailey , Ivan Baker , Jeff Beck , Eric Bloom , Delphine Blue , Dj Byrd , Peter Byrne , George Cheyne , Vince Clarke , Miles A. Copeland III , Paul Cramer
Release: February 22, 2019
Megashare Teddy Pendergrass: If You Don\'t Know Me (2019)
This documentary explores the rise of Teddy Pendergrass, the first male African American artist to record five consecutive platinum albums against the backdrop of 1960s America, and his comeback after a life-changing accident.
Director: Olivia Lichtenstein
Cast: Anthony Samuels , Kenny Gamble , James Carter
Release: April 18, 2015
Megashare Requiem for the American Dream (2018)
REQUIEM FOR THE AMERICAN DREAM is the definitive discourse with Noam Chomsky, widely regarded as the most important intellectual alive, on the defining characteristic of our time - the ...
Cast: Noam Chomsky
Megashare Bo Burnham: what. (2013)
A musical stand-up comedy show by Bo Burnham, the famous internet musician.
Director: Bo Burnham, Christopher Storer
Cast: Bo Burnham
Megashare My Sex Robot (2019)
A documentary about the rising popularity of sex robots. In this, we meet a number of men who are attracted to robots and the pioneers who are making this fantasy, into a reality.
Megashare Period. End of Sentence. (2012)
In a rural village outside Delhi, India, women lead a quiet revolution. They fight against the deeply rooted stigma of menstruation. \"\" -- a documentary short directed by Rayka Zehtabchi -- tells their story. For generations, these women didn\'t have access to pads, which lead to health problems and girls missing school or dropping out entirely. But when a sanitary pad machine is installed in the village, the women learn to manufacture and market their own pads, empowering the women of their community. They name their brand \"FLY,\" because they want women \"to soar.\" Their flight is, in part, enabled by the work of high school girls half a world away, in California, who raised the initial money for the machine and began a non-profit called \"The Pad Project.\"
Director: Rayka Zehtabchi
Cast: Ajeya , Anita , Gouri Choudari , Shabana Khan , Arunachalam Muruganatham , Preeti , Rekha , Roksana , Shashi , Shushma , Sulekha Singh , Sneha , Suman , Sushila , Usha
Megashare The Man Who Used HIV As A Weapon (2019)
The shocking accounts of five men who were abused by Daryll Rowe - the first ever person in the UK to be convicted after deliberately infecting men with HIV.
Director: Charlotte Charlton
Megashare Thud Pilots (2018)
An edge-of-your-seat documentary that exposes the Vietnam Air War where an elite band of brothers known as fought and died receiving neither the country\'s support nor glory.
Director: Mark Vizcarra
Cast: Larry Poole , Vic Vizcarra , John R. Casper , Giles W. Gainer , Murphy Neal Jones , Gary Barnhill , Jeffrey L. Puras , Henry W. Goetz , Larry Hensley , Dennis W. Jarvi , Curtis Venable , Robert L. Cooper , Benjamin Fuller , Sam P. Morgan , Stanley E. Goldstein
Megashare Callas assoluta (2007)
A documentary that commemorates the 30th anniversary of famed soprano Maria Callas\'s death.
Director: Philippe Kohly
Cast: Maria Callas , Philippe Faure , Jean Cocteau , Giuseppe Di Stefano , Tito Gobbi , Grace Kelly , Jacqueline Kennedy , Michel Legrand , Elsa Maxwell , Aristotle Onassis , Pier Paolo Pasolini , Georges Prêtre , Lee Radziwill , Tullio Serafin , Luchino Visconti
Megashare The Road Movie (2018)
A mosaic of asphalt adventures, landscape photography, Dmitrii Kalashnikov\'s THE ROAD MOVIE is a stunning compilation of video footage shot exclusively via the deluge of dashboard cameras that populate Russian roads. THE ROAD MOVIE captures a wide range of spectacles through the windshield and paints picture and commentary on Russia today.
Director: Dmitrii Kalashnikov
Megashare The Laughter Life (2018)
follows a week in the life of the young comedians who write and star in Studio C, a popular sketch comedy television show that has garnered over 1 billion views on YouTube.
Director: Juliet Werner
Cast: Adam Berg , Whitney Call , Criag Camp , Mallory Everton , Jason Gray , Stacey Harkey , Natalie Madsen , Diane Mayne , Stephen Meek , Matthew Meese , James Perry , Jared Shores , Dave Vance , Jeremy Warner
Release: February 25, 2019
Megashare The Green Book: Guide to Freedom (2019)
In the 1930s, a black postal carrier from Harlem named Victor Green published a book that was part travel guide and part survival guide. It was called The Negro Motorist Green Book, and it helped African-Americans navigate safe passage across America well into the 1960s. Explore some of the segregated nation\'s safe havens and notorious \"sundown towns\" and witness stories of struggle and indignity as well as opportunity and triumph.
Director: Yoruba Richen
Megashare The Strange Life of Dr. Frankenstein (2019)
A history of Frankenstein. The background of the original novel, and the subsequent fascination with Mary Shelley\'s creation.
Director: Jean Froment
Cast: Jean-Claude Carrière , Béatrice Chéramy , Christopher Frayling , Gwyneth Jones , Laurent Lantieri , Miranda Seymour , Fiona Stafford , Angela Wright
Megashare The Woman Who Loves Giraffes (2018)
In1956, four years before Jane Goodall ventured into the world of chimpanzees and seven years before Dian Fossey left to work with mountain gorillas, in fact, before anyone, man or woman had made such a trip, 23-year old Canadian biologist, Anne Innis Dagg, made an unprecedented solo journey to South Africa to become the first person in the world to study animal behavior in the wild on that continent. When she returned home a year later armed with ground-breaking research, the insurmountable barriers she faced as a female scientist proved much harder to overcome. In 1972, having published 20 research papers as an assistant professor of zoology at University of Guelph, the Dean of the university, denied her tenure. She couldn\'t apply to the University of Waterloo because the Dean there told Anne that he would never give tenure to a married woman. This was the catalyst that transformed Anne into a feminist activist. For three decades, Anne Innis Dagg was absent from the giraffe world ...
Director: Alison Reid
Cast: Fred Bercovitch , David Chinchilla , Lisa Clifton-Bumpass , Anne Innis Dagg , Mary Dagg , Francois Deacon , John Doherty , Victor Garber , Jacob Leaidura , Lindsay Leese , Tatiana Maslany , Sandy Middleton , Amy Phelps , Jason Pootolal , Andy Tutchings