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:

Airsick: An Industrial DevolutionAirsick: An Industrial Devolution

Created with 20,000 photographs and a haunting soundtrack, "Airsick" plays out like an unsettling dream. Photographer Lucas Oleniuk examines our addiction to fossil fuel - and its consequences.

MediaStorm | 2010 | 5 minutes | 4-12, college, adults
Al JazeeraAl Jazeera

A behind-the-scenes look at Al Jazeera, the most important television news channel in the Arab world. ** Viewer's Choice, 2003 Middle East Studies Association FilmFest **

Icarus Films | 2002 | 52 minutes | 9-12, College, Adult
All Restrictions EndAll Restrictions End

Reflections on Islam and clothing, Iranian cinema, Persian painting and more characterize this thought-provoking artistic documentary.

Icarus Films | 2009 | 35 minutes | 8-12, college, adult
AltheaAlthea

Pioneering athlete Althea Gibson broke records on and off the tennis court.

Icarus Films | 2014 | 83 minutes
Althusser, an Intellectual AdventureAlthusser, an Intellectual Adventure

Centered around the only filmed interview ever given by acclaimed French philosopher Louis Althusser, who murdered his wife, Helene, a few weeks after the interview was given.

Icarus Films | 2016 | 55 minutes
Amateur PhotographerAmateur Photographer

The story of a German soldier and the photographs that he took, while serving on the Eastern Front during WWII.

Icarus Films | 2004 | 26 minutes | 11-12, College, Adult
America's Brutal PrisonsAmerica's Brutal Prisons

Exposes the violence occurring inside prisons throughout America, where prisoners are routinely abused, even tortured, by prison guards.

Icarus Films | 2005 | 48 minutes | 10-12, College, Adult
America's Lost Landscape: The Tallgrass PrairieAmerica's Lost Landscape: The Tallgrass Prairie

The story of one of the most astonishing alterations of nature in human history -- the transformation of the American prairie.

Bullfrog Films | 2006 | 60 minutes | 6-12, College, Adult
American OutrageAmerican Outrage

Two elderly Western Shoshone sisters, the Danns, put up a heroic fight for their land rights and human rights.

Bullfrog Films | 2008 | 56 minutes | 10-12, College, Adult
Americas in TransitionAmericas in Transition

A concise and fast-paced history of the volatile forces at work in Chile, El Salvador, Guatemala, and Nicaragua in the 1980s.

Icarus Films | 1982 | 29 minutes | 8-12, College, Adult

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