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Projectfreetv Saint Judy (2019)
The true story of immigration attorney Judy Wood, and how she single-handedly changed the U.S. law of asylum to save women\'s lives.
Director: Sean Hanish
Cast: Michelle Monaghan , Leem Lubany , Common , Alfred Molina , Alfre Woodard , Ben Schnetzer , Gabriel Bateman , Waleed Zuaiter , Mykelti Williamson , Peter Krause , Aimee Garcia , Kevin Chapman , Gil Birmingham , Roxie Hanish , Rob Brownstein
Projectfreetv Meeting Gorbachev (2019)
The life of Mikhail Gorbachev, the eighth and final President of the Soviet Union in chronological order.
Director: Werner Herzog, André Singer
Cast: Yuri Andropov , James Baker , Leonid Brezhnev , Konstantin Chernenko , Mikhail Gorbachev , Raisa Maximovna Gorbacheva , Werner Herzog , Miklos Nemeth , Vladimir Putin , Ronald Reagan , George Shultz , André Singer , Horst Teltschik , Margaret Thatcher , Lech Walesa
Projectfreetv The Green Girl (2014)
A feature-length documentary about Star Trek\'s iconic Green Girl, Susan Oliver: Prolific actress of the \'50s - \'80s, original member of the AFI Directing Workshop for Women, record-setting female aviator; Tragically taken by cancer in 1990.
Director: George A. Pappy Jr.
Cast: Susan Oliver , Lee Meriwether , David Hedison , Nancy Malone , Kathleen Nolan , Roy Thinnes , Gary Conway , Peter Mark Richman , Monte Markham , Roosevelt Grier , Celeste Yarnall , Jonathan Gilmore , Charles Siebert , Tom DeSimone , Chas. Floyd Johnson
Projectfreetv Celtic\'s Smiler: The Neilly Mochan Story (2015)
The magical story of Celtic Football Club reads like an elaborate fairytale, which has enraptured their worldwide fanbase for over 127 years. Throughout the club\'s illustrious history, no other figure has experienced as many triumphs as Neilly \'Smiler\' Mochan. As player, trainer and kitman, Mochan was an integral figure in some of Celtic\'s greatest teams. A hero of the 1953 Coronation Cup winning side, top goal scorer in Celtic\'s 1954 league and cup double as well as scoring a brace in the record-breaking 7-1 cup final of 1957 against arch rivals Rangers. Neilly went on to become a trusted lieutenant of Jock Stein after hanging up his shooting boots and was Celtic\'s first team trainer throughout the nine-in-a-row era when Celtic were feared throughout Europe, winning their most glittering prize in 1967 on an unforgettable afternoon in Lisbon. Neilly\'s successes continued into the 1970s, when \'ten men won the league\' in 1979, and into the 1980s, when Celtic won an emphatic League and ...
Director: Luke Massey
Cast: John Milroy
Projectfreetv North Face (2008)
Based on a true story, is a survival drama film about a competition to climb the most dangerous rock face in the Alps. Set in 1936, as Nazi propaganda urges the nation\'s Alpinists to conquer the unclimbed north face of the Swiss massif - the Eiger - two reluctant German climbers begin their daring ascent.
Director: Philipp Stölzl
Cast: Benno Fürmann , Johanna Wokalek , Florian Lukas , Simon Schwarz , Georg Friedrich , Ulrich Tukur , Erwin Steinhauer , Branko Samarovski , Petra Morzé , Hanspeter Müller , Peter Zumstein , Martin Schick , Erni Mangold , Johannes Thanheiser , Arnd Schimkat
Release: May 14, 2005
Projectfreetv Tracey Ullman: Live and Exposed (2005)
After inhabiting dozens of comical alter-egos over the course of her award-winning career, Tracey Ullman finally \'takes on\' the one role that spawned all of her characters--herself. This exclusive HBO comedy event features Tracey in a rare, on-stage performance in which she explores the twists, turns and triumphs that have shaped her remarkable life and hilarious personas. Taped before a live audience at the Henry Fonda Theatre in Los Angeles, this autobiographical show traces Tracey\'s life from her childhood and her early career in dancing, acting and music to her rise to stardom in both TV and movies.
Director: Linda Mendoza
Cast: Tracey Ullman , Scott Fowler , Vince Pesce , Anna Rustowitz , Anna A. White
Projectfreetv Virus Tropical (2018)
Paola is born in a traditional Colombian family, or at least that is what they try to be. Her father is a priest, her mother is a \"psychic\" and her sisters are not what their parents expected. She is a young Latin American woman struggling for her independence in a hard context full of stereotypes and appearances not being able to fit in any mold. With a unique feminine vision of the world this girl learns to live while she lives as she witnesses a series of small crises that shape her personality.
Director: Santiago Caicedo
Cast: María Cecilia Sánchez , Martina Toro , Alejandra Borrero , Diego León Hoyos , Camila Valenzuela , Javiera Valenzuela , Zoraida Duque
Projectfreetv Wisegal (2008)
A drama centered around Patty Montanari, the widowed mother of two who went to work for her lover Frank Russo, a captain in a Brooklyn crime family.
Director: Jerry Ciccoritti
Cast: Alex Karzis, Alyssa Milano, Anna Starnino, Claudio Masciulli, David Collins, Devon Graye, Domenico Fiore, Gabriel Hogan, Gina Wilkinson, Heather Hanson, Hume Baugh, James Caan, Janet Wright, Jason Blicker, Jason Gedrick, John Watson, Karen LeBlanc, Louis Di Bianco, Michael A Miranda, Phillip Jarrett, Rothaford Gray, Sima Fisher, Stefano DiMatteo, Tony N
Release: October 25, 2008
Projectfreetv Sex and Lies in Sin City: The Ted Binion Scandal (2008)
Director: Peter Medak
Cast: Alexandria Morrow, Arron Shiver, Brandon Smith, Burly Cain, Chad Brummett, Chris Ashworth, Chris Ranney, Christopher Dempsey, Cliff Gravel, Dan Gerrity, David House, Foued Zayani, Frank Bond, Gary Moody, Genia Michaela, Jamie Haqqani, Johnathon Schaech, Kathryn Zenna, Lydia Zazueta, Marcia Gay Harden, Mark Sivertsen, Matthew Modine, Mena Suvari, Mike Mi
Projectfreetv El Chivo (2016)
\'\' (the Mountain Goat) is what the indigenous Tarahumara Indians of Mexico\'s Copper Canyons call Runner Will Harlan ever since he won the Copper Canyon Ultra Marathon in 2009, a race made infamous in the bestseller \'Born to Run.\' Since Harlan\'s first visit with the Tarahumara, who are renown for long distance running and their sustainable life-style, he\'s dramatically changed the way his family lives by moving to an off-the-grid farm in North Carolina, where they grow their food and run a non-profit for the Tarahumara. chronicles what motivates Harlan to live life this deliberately by showing the physical and mental demands while also detailing the toll it takes on the family of an altruistic, elite Ultra Marathoner.
Director: Rod Murphy
Projectfreetv Irwin & Fran (2013)
\"I feel more like I do now, than when I first got here\", quotes Professor Irwin Corey who, after starting in show business in 1938, claims to be The World\'s Foremost Authority. Married for over seventy years to his chain smoking wife, Fran, he is a famous ninety-nine year-old stand-up comedian, performer and political satirist. Legendary comedian, political activist and civil rights advocate Dick Gregory shares his thoughts about Irwin and Susan Sarandon, an old family friend, narrates this gem of a film in a very personal tone. Filmmaker Jordan Stone explores an intimacy rarely caught on camera with such a fascinating untypical New York couple.
Director: Jordan Stone
Cast: Fran Corey , Irwin Corey , Dick Gregory , Susan Sarandon
Projectfreetv Bobby Sands: 66 Days (2016)
In the spring of 1981 Irish Republican Bobby Sands\' 66-day hunger strike brought the attention of the world to his cause. Drawing on an Irish Republican tradition of martyrdom, Sands\' emotive, non-violent protest to be classified as a political prisoner became a defining moment in 20th century Irish history. Sands\' death after 66 days marked a key turning point in the relationship between Britain and Ireland, and brought a global spotlight to the Northern Irish conflict which eventually triggered international efforts to resolve it. 66 DAYS is a major feature length documentary exploring Sands\' remarkable life and death, 35 years on from his ultimate sacrifice. The spine of the film is comprised of Sands\' own words, drawn from his hunger strike diary, a unique insight into the man and his beliefs as he embarked on his final journey. Directed by award winning filmmaker Brendan J Byrne and produced by Trevor Birney of Fine Point Films, this landmark non-fiction feature film will have ...
Director: Brendan Byrne
Cast: Gerry Adams , Michael Alison , Humphrey Atkins , Aram Bakshian , Mario Biaggi , Michael Biggs , Tony Blair , Neil Blaney , Owen Carron , Ronnie Close , Tim Pat Coogan , Sile De Valera , Danny Devenny , Bernadette Devlin , Seán Donlon
Release: September 25, 2009
Projectfreetv Delphinium: A Childhood Portrait of Derek Jarman (2009)
Delphinium is a stylized and lyrical portrait of artist Derek Jarman\'s childhood awakening in 1950s England. Acquired for preservation by the British Film Institute\'s National Archive, Matthew Mishory\'s film includes an original score by Arban and Steven Severin of Siouxsie and the Banshees and a special appearance by Jarman\'s muse, Keith Collins.
Director: Matthew Mishory
Cast: Sam Garfield , Jeremiah Dupre , Kevin Collins , Edward Singletary , Dalilah Rain , Kamran Ali , Andreas Andrea , Kaiden Blake , David A. Callihan , Clint Catalyst , Zac Crandell , Juan Guillen , Matthew Hammett Knott , Matthew Mishory , Colby Murray
Projectfreetv Dark Waters (2019)
A corporate defense attorney takes on an environmental lawsuit against a chemical company that exposes a lengthy history of pollution.
Director: Todd Haynes
Cast: Anne Hathaway, Mark Ruffalo, William Jackson Harper, Tim Robbins, Bill Pullman, Louisa Krause, Victor Garber, Mare Winningham, Bill Camp, Scarlett Hicks, Kevin Crowley, Ming Wang, Anita Farmer Bergman, Brian Gallagher, Daniel R. Hill
Projectfreetv The Irishman (2019)
Frank "The Irishman" Sheeran is a man with a lot on his mind. The former labor union high official and hitman, learned to kill serving in Italy during the Second World War. He now looks back on his life and the hits that defined his mob career, maintaining connections with the Bufalino crime family. In particular, the part he claims to have played in the disappearance of his life-long friend, Jimmy Hoffa, the former president of the International Brotherhood of Teamsters, who mysteriously vanished in late July 1975 at the age of 62.
Director: Martin Scorsese
Cast: Robert De Niro, Al Pacino, Joe Pesci, Anna Paquin, Jesse Plemons, Stephen Graham, Kathrine Narducci, Jack Huston, Bobby Cannavale, Steven Van Zandt, Harvey Keitel, Aleksa Palladino, Domenick Lombardozzi, Ray Romano, Dascha Polanco
Release: November 22, 2019
Projectfreetv Shelby American (2019)
Documentary of Carroll Shelby\'s life and career, which varied from racer to chicken farmer to entrepreneur.
Director: Nate Adams, Adam Carolla
Cast: Charlie Agapiou , Chris Amon , Mario Andretti , Zora Arkus-Duntov , Richard Attwood , A.J. Baime , Bob Bondurant , Peter Brock , Gordon Chance , John Clinard , Enzo Ferrari , Piero Ferrari , Edsel B. Ford II , Henry Ford II , Henry Ford
Projectfreetv High Roller: The Stu Ungar Story (2003)
Based on the true story of the rise and fall of poker legend Stu \"The Kid\" Ungar.
Director: A.W. Vidmer
Cast: Al Bernstein , Andrew N.S. Glazer , Michael Imperioli , Brian Kaplan , Michael Pasternak , Jonathan Press , Evan Broder , Todd Susman , Tommy Canary , Peggy Walton-Walker , A.W. Vidmer , Michael Nouri , Lon Gary , David Dwyer , Steve Schirripa
Projectfreetv S Is for Stanley (2016)
S Is For Stanley is the story of Emilio D\'Alessandro, Stanley Kubrick\'s personal driver. A Friendship that lasted through 30 years of their lives, helped create four cinema masterpieces, and brought together two apparently opposite people, that found their ideal journey companion far away from their homes.
Director: Alex Infascelli
Cast: Emilio D'Alessandro , Alex Infascelli , Roberto Pedicini , Clive Riche , Janette Woolmore
Release: October 17, 2014
Projectfreetv Showrunners: The Art of Running a TV Show (2014)
\'Showrunners\' is the first ever feature length documentary film to explore the fascinating world of US television showrunners and the creative forces aligned around them. These people are responsible for creating, writing and overseeing every element of production on one of the United State\'s biggest exports - television drama and comedy series.The film intends to show audiences the huge amount of work that goes into making sure their favorite TV series airs on time as well as the many challenges that showrunners have to overcome to make sure a new series makes it onto the schedules at all! Featuring candid interviews with Showrunners such as J.J. Abrams, Joss Whedon, Bill Prady, Terence Winter, Damon Lindelof, Hart Hanson, Steven S. DeKnight.
Director: Des Doyle
Cast: J.J. Abrams , Kristen Bell , David Boreanaz , Matthew Carnahan , Steven S. DeKnight , Emily Deschanel , Chris Downey , Jane Espenson , Hart Hanson , Helen Hunt , Joshua Jackson , Mike Kelley , Michelle King , Robert King , Mark Kubr
Projectfreetv A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood (2019)
Two-time OscarÂ®-winner Tom Hanks portrays Mister Rogers in A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood, a timely story of kindness triumphing over cynicism, based on the true story of a real-life friendship between Fred Rogers and journalist Tom Junod. After a jaded magazine writer (Emmy winner Matthew Rhys) is assigned a profile of Fred Rogers, he overcomes his skepticism, learning about empathy, kindness, and decency from America's most beloved neighbor.
Director: Marielle Heller
Cast: Tom Hanks, Matthew Rhys, Chris Cooper, Susan Kelechi Watson, Maryann Plunkett, Enrico Colantoni, Wendy Makkena, Tammy Blanchard, Noah Harpster, Carmen Cusack, Kelley Davis, Christine Lahti, Maddie Corman, Daniel Krell, Jon L Peacock