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Project Nim

   2011    Science
The film tells the tale of Nim Chimpsky, a chimpanzee who was the subject of a landmark experiment to see if an ape could learn to communicate with language if raised and nurtured like a human child. This study was the brainchild of Dr. Herbert Terrace, a Columbia University behavioral psychologist who hoped to teach Nim enough language that he could eventually express what he was thinking and feeling. This would refute Noam Chomsky's thesis that language is inherent only in humans, hence his moniker, a direct pun on the famous linguists' name. The doc was a smash when it played at Sundance with this entirely different incredible but true story
The Climate Wars
The Climate Wars

      Nature
D-Day
D-Day

   2013    History
In Search of Beethoven
In Search of Beethoven

   2009    Art
A Perfect Planet
A Perfect Planet

   2021    Nature
Life
Life

   2009    Nature
Walking with Cavemen
Walking with Cavemen

   2003    History
Jonestown: Terror in the Jungle
Jonestown: Terror in the Jungle

   2018    History