Friday, February 3

2009 National Board of Review – Top Documentaries Winner and Nominees

2009 National Board of Review – Top Documentaries Winner

Burma VJ: Reporting from a Closed Country

Burma VJ: Reporting from a Closed Country

Using smuggled footage, this documentary tells the story of the 2007 protests in Burma by thousands of monks.

Crude Joe Berlinger

Crude

Joe Berlinger

The story of lawsuit by tens of thousands of Ecuadorans against Chevron over contamination of the Ecuadorean Amazon.

Food, Inc.

Food, Inc.

An unflattering look inside America’s corporate controlled food industry.

Good Hair

Good Hair

Chris Rock explores the wonders of African-American hairstyles.

The Cove

The Cove

Using state-of-the-art equipment, a group of activists, led by renowned dolphin trainer Ric O’Barry, infiltrate a cove near Taijii, Japan to expose both a shocking instance of animal abuse and a serious threat to human health.

The Most Dangerous Man in America: Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papers

The Most Dangerous Man in America: Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papers

“The Most Dangerous Man in America” is the story of what happens when a former Pentagon insider, armed only with his conscience, steadfast determination, and a file cabinet full of …