Passport to the World is a documentary series, of very high quality, focused on travel and featuring various renowned and unfamiliar world destinations. These films offer a complete portrait of a country or region ~ just like a travel guide.
Eastbound Westbound, a winemakers' story from Bordeaux and Califo...
1 x 82' & 2 x 44'
Travelling from east to west, from Bordeaux to California, and caught in the grip of past and present, the American Jeffrey M. Davies goes in search of evidence to shed light on the cultural heritage of the legendary wine scholar Thomas Jefferson.
At the dawn of the Second World War, Nazism was extending its grip over South America. The Golden Angel, a Mexican masked wrestler, was recruited by the Americans in order to flush out the spies of the Third Reich and put a stop to their nefarious schemes. The Golden Angel’s assignments, still classified Top Secret and therefore absent from the history books, even brought him to a pivotal confrontation with Hitler himself.
It’s November in Montreal. Andre Kosinski, a fifty years old cab driver, expects nothing from life. His solitary life suddenly turned around when a young and crying stranger enters in his cab. The young women will seduce Andre that first night; she was simply looking for some consolation.
If one dish could define a nation, then for Peru ~ a country internationally renowned for its cuisine ~ that dish would be Ceviche. This documentary is a journey throughout time and cuisine across the Northern coast of Peru to the Amazon rainforest.
Darth Vador, Lara Croft and Bilbo Baggins are sharing a latte. Captain America, Superwoman and Naruto are waiting in line for the toilet. No, you’re not dreaming. You’ve just entered the bizarre and universally popular world of Cosplay.
This documentary reveals how market gardeners, foresters and cereal farmers have successfully adopted a workable business model based on quality of life. It’s an idea whose seeds are spreading to all corners of the globe ~ from stable to table.
Defining a new world sport can be overwhelming. To survive you must conquer not only your competitors, but also your own fears. For these elite Gamers, it’s a long walk from the living room to the podium ~ and they’ll do whatever it takes to get there. This documentary follows three Gamers on their journey to become World Champion.
A young circus lion is awarded a Badge of Courage and goes on a magical journey to the Land of Oz. Once there, the lion makes the ultimate sacrifice: he gives up his beloved Badge of Courage to save the magical Flower of Oz from the Wicked Witch of the East.
George (Christopher Lloyd, the eccentric Dr. Emmett Doc Brown in Back to the Future) is a man living with the physical pains of old age and the lingering sadness of youthful regrets. He is haunted by his inability to save Violet, a beautifully flawed love interest from nearly six decades ago...
In a legally plausible case, inspired by true events, an ambitious Assistant District Attorney prosecutes a wife and mother (Lucie Arnaz) for murder after her forty-seven-year-old husband dies of lung cancer, potentially caused by her second-hand smoke
As Chode and the crew work on their latest kronig-making scheme, (a “princess protection” racket), they are unaware that a cyborg killing machine, the “Chode-Eraser”, has been sent back in time by Bobo to eliminate the copulating captain before he can do the dirty deed.
Ten years after the tragic death of her parents in a mining disaster, Marianne returns to her hometown. She returns to GOLD, the rock band formed by her childhood friends, Kristoff and Kevin, who is the only survivor of the mining collapse.