Category

History

Category

History

Slaves (1969)

Genre: Year: A Kentucky slave fights for his freedom from cruel overseer whose mistress eventually joins Davis and the other…

13TH (2016)

Genre: Year: Combining archival footage with testimony from activists and scholars, director Ava DuVernay’s examination of the U.S. prison system…

Nuremberg (2000)

Genre: Year: Following the defeat of Germany in WWII, the Allies determine that there must be an accounting of German…

The King’s Speech (2010)

Genre: Year: The King’s Speech tells the story of the man who became King George VI, the father of Queen…

Keep the Faith, Baby (2002)

Genre: Year: Harry J. Lennix stars as trailblazing and controversial African-American congressman and Civil Rights activist Adam Clayton Powell Jr.,…

Apollo 13 (1995)

Genre: Year: The true story of technical troubles that scuttle the Apollo 13 lunar mission in 1970, risking the lives…

Schindler’s List (1993)

Genre: Year: Whoever saves one life, saves the world entire. The true story of how businessman Oskar Schindler saved over…

The Great Depression (1993)

Genre: Year: A seven-hour chronicle of the era in America. It uses newsreels, archival photos and footage, Hollywood films and…

The Long Shadow (2018)

Genre: Year: When you are accustomed to privilege, equality feels like oppression. When filmmaker and investigative journalist Frances Causey, a…

Grey Owl (1999)

Genre: Year: Archie Grey Owl is a trapper in Canada in the early 1930s when a young Iroquois woman from…

The Hanoi Hilton (1987)

Genre: Year: For Americans captured in Vietnam, one war ended. Another was about to begin. Lionel Chetwynd’s film documents the…

The Broken Chain (1993)

Genre: Year: The true story of Iroquois warrior Thayendanegea participating in the French and Indian War and the American Revolutionary…

With These Hands (1950)

Genre: Year: Produced by the International Ladies Garment Workers Union, the film used actors to recreate the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory…

The Man in the Iron Mask (1998)

Genre: Year: Years have passed since the Three Musketeers, Aramis, Athos and Porthos, have fought together with their friend, D’Artagnan….

The Last Witness (2018)

Genre: Year: An ambitious young journalist uncovers the horrific slaughter of 22,000 Polish officers during World War II, a secret…

Waiting for Anya (2020)

Genre: Year: During the harrows of WWII, Jo, a young shepherd along with the help of the widow Horcada, helps…

Dog Jack (2011)

Genre: Year: “Dog Jack” is the story of a slave boy and his dog who escape the master’s plantation, join…