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:

Banking on DisasterBanking on Disaster

The grave consequences of building a road through the heart of Amazonia.

Bullfrog Films | 1988 | 78 minutes | 9-12, College, Adult
Banking the UnbankedBanking the Unbanked

As a team of managers in Gambia try to build a microfinance business, they learn that the loans may be small - but the stakes are very high.

Icarus Films | 2009 | 56 minutes | 8-12, COLLEGE, ADULT
Barbershop PunkBarbershop Punk
A David and Goliath tale of one man's fight against restrictions by Internet service providers and governments on consumers' access to the internet.
Bullfrog Films | 2011 | 77 minutes | 10-12, College, Adult
Bastards: Outcast in MoroccoBastards: Outcast in Morocco

Documents one woman's fight to have her sham marriage recognized and her daughter legitimized by the Moroccan judicial system.

Icarus Films | 2014 | 83 minutes
Bauhaus SpiritBauhaus Spirit

How do we want to live, where do we want to go? The film tells the fascinating story of the Bauhaus movement and explores its current significance as an artistic and social force.

Icarus Films | 2018 | 90 minutes
Be Seeing YouBe Seeing You

Workers at a textile factory on strike in pre-May '68 France, not just for more money, but for a different way of life. By Chris Marker.

Icarus Films | 1968 | 39 minutes | 11-12, College, Adult
Beethoven's HairBeethoven's Hair

Traces the journey of a lock of Beethoven's hair, culminating in the scientific analysis that reveals Beethoven's medical secret.

Bullfrog Films | 2006 | 84 minutes | 7-12, College, Adult
Beijing Besieged by WasteBeijing Besieged by Waste

Wang Jiu-liang travels to more than 500 landfills, documenting Beijing's unholy cycle of consumption.

dGenerate Films | 2011 | 72 minutes | 10-12, college, Adult
Berlin 1885: The Division of AfricaBerlin 1885: The Division of Africa

The story of the first international conference on Africa, which established its division amongst the European powers, and created Congo as a personal possession of the Belgian king.

Icarus Films | 2010 | 84 minutes | 11-12, College, Adult
Better This WorldBetter This World

The story of two young Texans accused of intending to firebomb the 2008 Republican National Convention reveals the workings of the post 9/11 security state.

Bullfrog Films | 2011 | 89 minutes | 10 - 12, College, Adults

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