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:

Antonio NegriAntonio Negri

Traces the biography and current relevance of this controversial moral and political philosopher, his work, and his contemporary role as an intellectual leader of the anti-globalization movement.

Icarus Films | 2004 | 52 minutes | 10-12, College, Adult
Are the Kids Alright?Are the Kids Alright?

Filmed in courtrooms, correctional institutions, treatment centers, and family homes, this searing documentary examines the results of the tragic decline in mental health services for children and adolescents at risk.

The Fanlight Collection | 2004 | 57 minutes | College/Adult/Professional
Argentina: Hope in Hard TimesArgentina: Hope in Hard Times

The Argentine people, in the face of economic collapse, provide a hopeful example for the rest of us.

Bullfrog Films | 2005 | 74 minutes | 9-12, College, Adult
Around India with a Movie CameraAround India with a Movie Camera

Sandhya Suri skillfully weaves together archival footage—including hand colored sequences and a new score—to create a story about life across India from 1899 to 1947.

Icarus Films | 2018 | 72 minutes
As a Young Girl of Thirteen...As a Young Girl of Thirteen...

Holocaust survivor Simone Lagrange vividly recounts her experiences in Auschwitz, and the role she played in bringing Nazi war criminal Klaus Barbie to justice.

Icarus Films | 2009 | 88 minutes | 9-12, COLLEGE, ADULT
Autism: The Road BackAutism: The Road Back

Charts the personal journey of three families with children who have been diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder.

National Film Board of Canada | 2005 | 54 minutes
Baboon TalesBaboon Tales

Dr. Shirley Strum's new interpretation of baboon society.

Bullfrog Films | 1998 | 52 minutes | 5-12, College, Adult
BackfiredBackfired

Investigates the largest auto scam in the world, tracing VW's deliberate installation of defeat devices in their diesel cars to circumvent California and US vehicle emissions standards.

Bullfrog Films | 2018 | 61 minutes | 9 - 12, College, Adults
Bad CoyoteBad Coyote

Its new, its fearless, and its very real. A hybrid type of coyote, thought to be part wolf, has migrated to Eastern Canada.

National Film Board of Canada | 2013 | 52 minutes
Banking NatureBanking Nature

By assigning financial value to elements of nature, can markets save the planet?

Icarus Films | 2014 | 90 minutes

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