The Docuseek2 Essential Collection

The Docuseek2 Essential Collection includes the most recent and most popular titles made available for streaming on Docuseek2 from our distributors. It is capped at 800 titles. The collection is updated at the beginning of each year to make room for new titles as they are added to Docuseek2. For the most comprehensive set of films, see The Docuseek2 Complete Collection.

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The Docuseek2 Essential Collection includes the following titles:

A Mother Never Gives up HopeA Mother Never Gives up Hope

Candid stories of four older women who are dealing with abuse at the hands of an adult son.

Terra Nova Films | 2009 | 42 minutes
A Natural History of LaughterA Natural History of Laughter
A lively look at the latest developments in the scientific study of laughter.
Icarus Films | 2011 | 48 minutes | 8-12, COLLEGE, ADULT
A Place Between: The Story of an AdoptionA Place Between: The Story of an Adoption

A dramatic story of the reconciliation between biological and adoptive families for a cross-cultural adoptee.

National Film Board of Canada | 2007 | 75 minutes
A Quest for MeaningA Quest for Meaning

Two childhood friends take an impromptu road trip attempting to uncover the causes of our current global crisis and discover a way to bring about change.

Bullfrog Films | 2018 | 87 minutes | 9 - 12, College, Adults
A Road to MeccaA Road to Mecca

The story of Leopold Weiss, a Viennese Jew who converted to Islam in the 1920's and became the Muslim scholar Muhammad Asad.

Icarus Films | 2008 | 92 minutes | 10-12, college, adult
A Sea ChangeA Sea Change
Ocean acidification threatens over one million species with extinction--and with them, our entire way of life.
Bullfrog Films | 2009 | 83 minutes | 5-12, College, Adult
A Sense of WonderA Sense of Wonder

Rachel Carson's love for the natural world and her fight to defend it.

Bullfrog Films | 2009 | 55 minutes | Grades 7-12, College, Adult
A Sentence for TwoA Sentence for Two

The film contrasts the stories of prison inmates who are forced to give their newborn baby up with a prison nursery where infants spend the first year of life alongside their mothers.

The Fanlight Collection | 2008 | 58 minutes
A Tribe of His OwnA Tribe of His Own

Indian journalist reminds us of the meaning of responsible journalism.

Bullfrog Films | 2002 | 50 minutes | 10-12, College, Adult
A Veiled RevolutionA Veiled Revolution

Considers the possible reasons for modern Egyptian women's turn back to tradition.

Icarus Films | 1982 | 26 minutes | 9-12, College, Adult

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