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Plastic Galaxy

The movies are only part of the story: Star Wars toys were and still are a massive part of the huge love for this franchise. This is their story.

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Kim Dotcom

Go behind the scenes of the battle between Kim Dotcom, internet billionaire, and the US government, in this unbelievable documentary that will show what is at stake in the digital world.

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The Rise And Rise Of Bitcoin

Bitcoin isn't a fad. It's going to change money, and the world, in ways we can't believe. Learn why in this eye-opening and fascinating documentary.

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When The Bough Breaks

This eye-opening documentary reveals the devastating impact of postpartum depression and psychosis, an issue that is seldom talked about, even though it affects one in five women.

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The Jiving And Dying

An intriguing documentary looking at one of the country’s biggest rock bands of the late 1970s, and how they became an important part of South Africa’s musical landscape.

  • 16 (L)
  • Factual/True Story
  • 101min

Man Made Planet

In this awe-inspiring documentary, astronauts share visuals from space that reveal the astonishing changes humans have made to the surface of the Earth.

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Orania

A truly gripping South African documentary that takes a rare look at the cultural identity of a small community of South Africans that refuse to be part of the Rainbow Nation. 2012

  • 16 (L)
  • Factual/True Story
  • 94min
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The Eagle Huntress

A visually and emotionally stirring documentary. A trailblazing nomadic Mongolian girl trains to become the first female eagle hunter, an occupation dominated by men for generations. 2016

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  • 84min

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