Re: [Videolib] List of 50 best documentaries

Mike Boedicker (mboedicker@hotmail.com)
Wed, 07 Dec 2005 17:28:37 -0600

It's only 20 titles, but the International Documentary Association compiled
a Best list back in 2002:

1. Bowling for Columbine
2. The Thin Blue Line
3. Roger and Me
4. Hoop Dreams
5. Salesman
6. Nanook of the North
7. Night and Fog
8. Harlan County, USA
9. Grey Gardens
10. The Civil War
11. Crumb
12. Gimme Shelter
13. 7 Up Series
14. Fast, Cheap, and Out of Control
15. Titicut Follies
16. When We Were Kings
17. American Movie: The Making of Northwestern
18. Shoah
19. The Man with a Movie Camera
20. Sherman's March

Mike Boedicker
Audiovisual Director & Webmaster
Danville Public Library
319 N. Vermilion, Danville, IL 61832
(217) 477-5223 ext. 123 / Fax: (217) 477-5230
Library site: http://www.danville.lib.il.us
Personal site: http://www.boedicker.net

>'m looking for a list of the best documentaries, I have found a list on
>IMBD and GreenCine but these are picked by members. Is there a list like
>AFI out there?
>
>I appreciate any help.
>
>Thank you,
>
>Pamela Reeves
>
>preeves@uwyo.edu

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