With Berkeley Sound Artists (Sorted by Date of Your Rating Ascending)



1. American Experience (1988– )

TV-PG | 60 min | Documentary, Biography, History

8.5
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A series showcasing documentaries on American history.

Stars: David McCullough, David Ogden Stiers, Michael Murphy, Oliver Platt

Votes: 1,455

2. Everyday Heroes (2001)

109 min | Documentary

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Directors: Abby Ginzberg, Rick Goldsmith | Star: Dori Rosenthal

3. The Singing Detective (2003)

R | 109 min | Comedy, Crime, Musical

5.5
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45 Metascore

From his hospital bed, a writer suffering from a skin disease hallucinates musical numbers and paranoid plots.

Director: Keith Gordon | Stars: Robert Downey Jr., Robin Wright, Mel Gibson, Jeremy Northam

Votes: 7,982 | Gross: $0.34M

4. Happily Even After (2004)

88 min | Comedy, Romance

6.3
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Director: Unsu Lee | Stars: Jason Behr, Marina Black, Fay Masterson, Michael A. Goorjian

Votes: 121

5. Fathers and Sons (2005 TV Movie)

R | 101 min | Drama

6.0
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Intertwined tales of three families who grow up on the same street, focusing on the relationship of fathers and sons. The first section features Anthony and Jenny and traces the father-son ... See full summary »

Directors: Rodrigo García, Jared Rappaport, Rob Spera | Stars: Bradley Whitford, Samantha Mathis, Aiden James Forte, Aaron Marchbank

Votes: 375

6. California and the American Dream (2005– )

56 min | Documentary, History

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Stars: Linda Hunt, Mary Ann Andreas, John James, Honibea Smith

7. Last Flight Home (2007)

68 min | Documentary

8.2
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The stark phrase 'Missing In Action' leaves the human spirit room for hope, doubt and question. While it seems that Dr. Scannon's work is in a far remote piece of the world, the real ... See full summary »

Directors: Daniel T. O'Brien, Jennifer Powers

Votes: 11

8. Americana (I) (2008)

89 min | Documentary

8.7
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Director: Topaz Adizes

Votes: 9

9. Trece años (2009)

7 min | Short, Drama

9.1
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A young man returns home to his family for the first time in 13 years experiencing a greater divide than distance.

Director: Topaz Adizes | Star: Guillermo Iván

Votes: 8

10. The Conscience of Nhem En (2008)

34 min | Documentary, Short

7.8
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An intimate look at Cambodia 30 years after the end of the Khmer Rouge's reign.

Director: Steven Okazaki | Stars: Nhem En, Chim Math, Bou Meng, Chum Mey

Votes: 44

11. Alfred (2008)

16 min | Short, Drama, War

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Alfred is a child soldier in one of many wars. While running for his life, he gets shot and falls. Lying wounded and surrounded by chaos, he begins a dreamlike melancholic journey between his past and the hope for a possible future.

Director: Leonardo Guerra Seràgnoli | Star: Daniel Ball

12. Aging in America: The Years Ahead (2003)

57 min | Documentary

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"Aging in America: The Years Ahead" is a highly charged journey across the landscape of aging. This film travels from coast to coast exploring the unprecedented highs and the prolonged lows... See full summary »

Director: Julie Winokur | Stars: Julie Winokur, Warren Dewitt, Arden Peters

13. The Storm That Swept Mexico (2011 TV Movie)

124 min | Documentary

8.0
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A history of the Mexican Revolution (1910-1920), its causes, and its aftermath.

Director: Ray Telles | Stars: Luis Valdez, Alex Saragoza, Barry Carr, Romana Falcón

Votes: 33

14. Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Live: Sweet Emotion (2009 Video)

170 min | Music

7.7
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Second of nine volumes presenting of some of the best moments of speeches, performances and backstage moments of the annual Rock and Roll Hall of Fame ceremonies. Footage was culled from ... See full summary »

Stars: Frank Beard, Bill Berry, Jackson Browne, Peter Buck

Votes: 9

15. Atomic Mom (2010)

81 min | Documentary, History, War

6.6
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Atomic Mom is a feature-length documentary about two mothers, an American Scientist and a Japanese Survivor, who make peace decades after the bombing of Hiroshima.

Director: M.T. Silvia | Stars: Howard Lukk, Emiko Okada, M.T. Silvia, Pauline Silvia

Votes: 23

16. Not Today (2013)

PG-13 | 118 min | Drama

5.7
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While on vacation with friends in Hyderabad, India, Caden Welles - a privileged young man with the world at his disposal - takes an unexpected turn in life after initially refusing to help a starving man and his daughter.

Director: Jon Van Dyke | Stars: Cody Longo, Leo Solomon, John Schneider, Shari Rigby

Votes: 679 | Gross: $0.32M

17. Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Live: Come Together (2009 Video)

176 min | Music

7.8
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Stars: Billie Joe Armstrong, Ginger Baker, Jeff Beck, Jackson Browne

Votes: 5

18. Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Live: Message of Love (2009 Video)

169 min | Music

8.4
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Presenting the best moments of speeches, performances and backstage scenes from the annual Rock and Roll Hall of Fame ceremonies.

Stars: Bono, Roger Daltrey, The Edge, John Entwistle

Votes: 7

19. Rain Power (2011 Video)

12 min | Documentary, Short, News

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Set on an island community nestled between the mountains and the sea and completely surrounded by Alaska's lush temperate rainforest, 'Rain Power' chronicles one community's efforts to ... See full summary »

Director: Hannah Guggenheim | Stars: Chris Brewton, Grace Gjertsen, Andrew Thoms, Al Wilson

20. The Missing Piece: Mona Lisa, Her Thief, the True Story (2012)

Not Rated | 85 min | Documentary, Crime, History

7.3
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A man steals the Mona Lisa from the Louvre in 1911. His 84-year-old daughter thought he did it for patriotic reasons. A filmmaker spends more than 30 years trying to find the truth.

Director: Joe Medeiros | Stars: Celestina Peruggia, Joe Medeiros, Benito Mussolini, Robert K. Wittman

Votes: 145

21. The Barber of Birmingham: Foot Soldier of the Civil Rights Movement (2011)

25 min | Documentary, Short, History

7.1
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The film features 85-year-old Mr. Armstrong, an African American barber in Birmingham, Alabama, as he experiences the manifestation of an unimaginable dream: the election of the first ... See full summary »

Directors: Gail Dolgin, Robin Fryday | Star: James Armstrong

Votes: 67

22. Past Their Prime (2012)

23 min | Documentary, Short, Biography

7.9
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A look at the world of geriatric zoo animal care, through Colo--the oldest living gorilla in captivity--on her 55th birthday.

Director: Becca Friedman | Stars: Jack Hanna, Dana Hatcher, Dusty Lombardi, Audra Meinelt

Votes: 7

23. The Second Wind (2011)

9 min | Short, Crime, Drama

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A woman is waiting for her boyfriend, who just stole from the mob, at a cafe before they skip town. A hit man shows up instead. Is he there for her?

Directors: Pete Fleming, Greg Lofrano | Stars: Bill Dietz, Marion Dunham, James Hiser

24. A Lovely Day (2012)

Not Rated | 72 min | Documentary

9.2
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"A Lovely Day" documents nine youths from Oakland, California immersed in a six month Hip Hop music therapy workshop. The film chronicles the youth as they set out to make music that not ... See full summary »

Director: Kerri Gawryn | Stars: Reginald Wilson Jr., Haniyah Muhammed, Damonte Wilson, Matthew Vintrell

Votes: 5

25. The Rolling Stones: LIVE! (2012)

14 min | Short, Music

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A compilation of classic and rare performances by the Rolling Stones from their earliest days to the present. Produced for exhibit at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum in Cleveland, Ohio.

Director: Bob Sarles | Stars: Mick Jagger, Brian Jones, Bobby Keys, Keith Richards

26. Spark: A Burning Man Story (2013)

Not Rated | 90 min | Documentary, Action, Biography

6.2
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55 Metascore

Each year, 60,000 people from around the globe gather in a dusty windswept Nevada desert to build a temporary city, collaborating on large-scale art and partying for a week before burning a... See full summary »

Directors: Steve Brown, Jessie Deeter | Stars: Harley K. Dubois, Marian Goodell, Larry Harvey, John Law

Votes: 540 | Gross: $0.12M

27. Valiant (II) (2014)

29 min | Short, Action, Adventure

6.5
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Three wanted Air Pirates embark on a risky gamble after discovering a lost child princess who may hold the ticket to their freedom.

Director: Robin Phillips | Stars: Gil Darnell, Jason Hice, Andrew Varenhorst, Danielle Parker

Votes: 44

28. Approaching the Unknown (2016)

R | 90 min | Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller

4.8
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53 Metascore

A U.S. astronaut prepares for a mission to Mars.

Director: Mark Elijah Rosenberg | Stars: Mark Strong, Luke Wilson, Sanaa Lathan, Anders Danielsen Lie

Votes: 7,930

29. The Kill Team (2013)

R | 79 min | Documentary

7.0
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72 Metascore

A documentary that unveils the moral tensions that tear at soldiers' psyches through the lens of one highly personal story: Private Adam Winfield was a 21-year-old soldier in Afghanistan ... See full summary »

Director: Dan Krauss | Stars: Adam Winfield, Christopher Winfield, Emma Winfield, Alaina Winfield

Votes: 1,129

30. Advantageous (2015)

Not Rated | 90 min | Drama, Family, Sci-Fi

6.2
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59 Metascore

In a near-future city where soaring opulence overshadows economic hardship, Gwen and her daughter Jules do all they can to hold on to their joy together, despite the instability surfacing in their world.

Director: Jennifer Phang | Stars: Jacqueline Kim, James Urbaniak, Freya Adams, Ken Jeong

Votes: 4,158

31. Dogtown Redemption (2015)

95 min | Documentary, Biography, History

7.9
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A surprising number of Americans make their living off America's vast rivers of trash. These are America's unseen. Dogtown Redemption tells the story of one river, and the humanity of its ... See full summary »

Directors: Amir Soltani, Chihiro Wimbush | Stars: Landon Goodwin, Hayok Kay, Jason Witt

Votes: 39

32. Finding the Gold Within (2014)

93 min | Documentary, Drama

5.8
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Six young black men from Akron, Ohio, enter college, determined to redefine society's images and low expectations. Despite their confidence, the stark reality of being away from home brings... See full summary »

Director: Karina Epperlein

Votes: 13

33. The Summer of Gods (2014)

21 min | Short, Drama, Family | Completed

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A troubled young girl named Lilly unites with her Afro-Brazilian religious ancestry on a summer visit with family to their ancestral village in rural Northeast Brazil. Soon after her ... See full summary »

Director: Eliciana Nascimento

34. Mind/Game: The Unquiet Journey of Chamique Holdsclaw (2015)

56 min | Documentary, Biography, News

7.1
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Basketball super-star Chamique Holdsclaw's roller-coaster attempts at recovery from near-suicide reveal an uphill battle against the stigma of mental illness.

Director: Rick Goldsmith | Stars: Glenn Close, Chamique Holdsclaw, Metta World Peace, William C. Rhoden

Votes: 13

35. Green is Gold (2016)

R | 81 min | Crime, Drama

6.0
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After a teenage boy's father goes to prison, he is forced to live with his older brother who has a compromising trade.

Director: Ryon Baxter | Stars: Derek W. Adam, Jimmy Baxter, Ryon Baxter, Billy Bodie

Votes: 879 | Gross: $0.00M

36. Abortion: Stories Women Tell (2016)

TV-14 | 92 min | Documentary

7.1
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78 Metascore

This documentary gives women a voice in the choices they've had to make regarding their pregnancies.

Director: Tracy Droz Tragos

Votes: 178

37. Eric & Anna (2015)

15 min | Documentary, Short

6.7
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Directors: Kelly Duane, Katie Galloway | Stars: Zachary Jenson, Eric McDavid, Lauren Weiner

Votes: 6

38. Evolution of Organic (2017)

77 min | Documentary, History, News

9.2
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Evolution of Organic brings us the story of organic agriculture, told by those who built the movement. A motley crew of back-to-the-landers, spiritual seekers, and farmers' sons and ... See full summary »

Director: Mark Kitchell

Votes: 6

39. Sanctuary (VIII) (2016)

24 min | Documentary, Short

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This documentary short follows a young Mexico City native radicalized by an American anti-abortion group.

Director: Ethan Bien

40. The Test and The Art of Thinking (2018)

85 min | Documentary

7.4
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68 Metascore

For decades, the SAT & ACT have loomed colossal as a teenage rite of passage for those aspiring to college in the U.S. The experience, and the score, remain indelible for many. Students, ... See full summary »

Director: Michael Arlen Davis

Votes: 13

41. Men: A Love Story (2016)

Documentary

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"Men: A Love Story" pieces together a rich tapestry of vignettes, woven from stories shared by men of different race, age, and socio-economic backgrounds. The result is a stunningly honest,... See full summary »

Director: Mimi Chakarova

42. And Then They Came for Us (2017)

40 min | Documentary, History

6.5
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Demonstrates the importance of speaking up against any efforts to register or ban Muslims today. Knowing our history is the first step in making sure we do not repeat it.

Directors: Abby Ginzberg, Abby Ginzberg, Ken Schneider | Stars: Mary Street Alinder, Satsuki Ina, Paul Kitagaki, Gary Okihiro

Votes: 15

43. FunEmployment (2017)

11 min | Short, Comedy | Completed

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A manny/aspiring comedian gets his ass kicked (literally and figuratively) but has fun anyway.

Director: Emily Abt | Stars: Nana Mensah, Ethan Slater, Isaac Jay, Elowyn Abt Dasgupta

44. Evolutionary Blues ... West Oakland's Music Legacy (2017 TV Movie)

90 min | Documentary

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Cheryl Fabio 's 90-minute documentary film, EVOLUTIONARY BLUES ... West Oakland's Music Legacy is about West Oakland, the Oakland Blues, and how postwar development impacted African Americans and their musical heritage.

Director: Cheryl Fabio

45. Minding the Gap (2018)

Not Rated | 93 min | Documentary

8.1
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90 Metascore

Three young men bond together to escape volatile families in their Rust-Belt hometown. As they face adult responsibilities, unexpected revelations threaten their decade-long friendship.

Director: Bing Liu | Stars: Keire Johnson, Bing Liu, Zack Mulligan

Votes: 6,368 | Gross: $0.01M

46. I Am Maris: Portrait of a Young Yogi (2018)

52 min | Documentary

7.0
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At 17, Maris Degener is a yoga teacher, a writer, and a survivor. After suffering from anxiety, depression and life-threatening anorexia nervosa, Maris finds her own path to healing and ... See full summary »

Director: Laura Vanzee Taylor | Star: Maris Degener

Votes: 227

47. Chasing Portraits (2018)

78 min | Documentary, History

8.0
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56 Metascore

One man's art. One woman's unexpected path to healing. An American woman's emotional quest to find the art of her Polish-Jewish great-grandfather, lost during World War II.

Director: Elizabeth Rynecki | Stars: Violetta Bachur, Shula Eliaz, Barbara Kirshenblatt-Gimblett, Tyler Knowlton

Votes: 13 | Gross: $0.00M

48. Exit Music (2018)

75 min | Documentary

7.4
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A rare invitation into the the world of a young artist dying of Cystic Fibrosis as he and his father navigate the ominous, sacred, and unmapped landscape at the end of life.

Director: Cameron Mullenneaux | Stars: Ed Rice, Ethan Rice

Votes: 8

49. One Voice: The Story of the Oakland Interfaith Gospel Choir (2018 Video)

64 min | Documentary

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ONE VOICE illuminates a group of people from diverse faiths, races, genders, socioeconomic backgrounds, and lifestyles, all with a common goal: to bring joy and inspiration to the stage through black gospel music.

Director: Spencer Wilkinson

50. Barry & Joan

87 min | Documentary | Completed

Discover Britain's Best Kept Theatrical Secret. He was an incurable performer who loved to cross-dress. She was a dancing piano genius. She spotted his legs when they met in a musical. ... See full summary »

Director: Audrey Rumsby | Stars: Audrey Rumsby, Rosie Green, Monique Squeri, Rein van Schagen


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