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From the makers of AMY and SENNA. Director Mat Whitecross's film uses rare, unseen footage and exclusive interviews to tell the story of Oasis in all its intense and volatile glory.
An inspirational and life-affirming rags-to-riches true story of a barmaid who bred a champion racehorse.
Incomparable British broadcaster Louis Theroux is hilariously provocative in his first feature documentary, LOUIS THEROUX: MY SCIENTOLOGY MOVIE.
The Tube is full of surprising oddities and historical quirks. You probably walk right past a few every day, without ever noticing.
Relive the ICC Cricket World Cup 2011, arguably the greatest cricket tournament on the planet, from the stunning Opening Ceremony to its exciting climax in Mumbai.
In 1971, a group of friends sailed into a nuclear test zone. Their protest captured the world's imagination.
The ground-breaking puppetry and animation technique pioneered by Gerry and Sylvia Anderson is brought to life in this definitive documentary, revealing the passion and dedication behind their process.
A historical documentary about The Rolling Stones Hyde Park Concert in 1969.
Narrated by Liam Neeson, ROAD tells the story one family's legacy and two generations of motorcycle road racers. United by their yearning for victory and capacity for thrill seeking, these two sets of brothers engage in the most visceral of sports.
Since their humble beginnings as a group of friends with dreams of stardom in the late 1970s, the boys of Spandau Ballet have lived the dream.
Drama and reality combine in a fictitious 24 hours in the life of musician and international cultural icon, Nick Cave.
Scott Walker is one of the most influential and enigmatic figures in rock history.
This intimate portrait, filmed over 18 years, reveals the individuals behind the living sculptures that are Gilbert and George.
An astonishing portrait of one of the world's most renowned artists, David Hockney.
Artist, innovator, visionary: architect Norman Foster is all this and more.
From the producers of THE CONSTANT GARDENER and THE LAST KING OF SCOTLAND, HALF OF A YELLOW SUN is based on the best selling novel. When civil war breaks out in Nigeria in the late 60s, political lines are drawn and families are forced to scatter.
Director: Carlos Carcas, Norberto Lopez Amado
Country: United Kingdom
In 1998 Marco Pantani, the most flamboyant and popular cyclist of his era, won both the Tour de France and Giro dâ??Italia. This titanic feat of physical and mental endurance has never since been matched.
American Samoa's soccer team is an international laughing stock. Losers who haven't won a game in 10 years, they are desperate to gain the support and pride of their nation.
It was a match made in heaven: she was the darling of American tennis, an outspoken activist against sexism in sport and society; he was the charismatic, fast-talking, hustling chauvinist showman.
In 1971, Motor Racing fan Roman Polanski spent a weekend with world champion driver Jackie Stewart as he attempted to win the Monaco Grand Prix.
An American girl, sent to the English countryside to stay with relatives, finds love and purpose while fighting for her survival as war envelops the world around her.
Freda Kelly was just a shy Liverpudlian teenager when she was asked to work for a local band hoping to make it big.
A maverick, a dreamer, an artist: Philippe Petit is all of these things and more.
Three years in the making, AMERICAN: The Bill Hicks Story brings the tale of one of modern cultureâ??s most iconic heroes to the big screen.