Browse all Home Video Titles available for purchase from the Zeitgeist Video Label
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New BluRay releases
Tales from the Gimli Hospital
Guy Maddin
Guy Maddin’s original Midnight Movie Masterpiece is once again available in a Special Edition DVD*, which features a Maddin commentary and his rare shorts The Dead Father and Hospital Fragments.
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Child's Pose
Călin Peter Netzer
The top prize winner at the Berlin Film Festival, Călin Peter Netzer’s sharply crafted Child’s Pose pivots on a riveting performance by Luminita Gheorghiu as a steely, well-to-do Bucharest architect determined to keep her 30-something deadbeat son out of jail after a deadly car crash. More...
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Let the Fire Burn
Jason Osder
A gripping, powerful and ultimately devastating documentary about the events that took place in Philadelphia on May 13, 1985, as the culmination of the city’s long-running feud with the controversial radical urban group, MOVE. More...
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The Pervert's Guide to Ideology
Sophie Fiennes
Cultural theorist superstar Slavoj Žižek re-teams with director Sophie Fiennes (The Pervert’s Guide to Cinema) for another wildly entertaining romp through the crossroads of cinema and philosophy. More...
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Fredrik Stanton
UPRISING tells the story of the Egyptian revolution from the perspective of its leadership and key organizers, their struggle for freedom against tremendous odds, their sacrifice, and the courage and ingenuity that allowed them to succeed. More...
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Etgar Keret: What Animal Are You?
Gur Bentwich
For this entertainingly intimate documentary portrait of renowned Israeli writer Etgar Keret, filmmaker Gur Bentwich accompanies his longtime friend on a whirlwind book tour to the Big Apple. Between readings and interviews, Keret ruminates on his life as a writer and the recent death of his father; More...
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Hannah Arendt
Margarethe von Trotta
NOW ON BLU-RAY AND DVD. In the award-winning Hannah Arendt, the sublime Barbara Sukowa reteams with director Margarethe von Trotta (Vision, Rosa Luxemburg) for a brilliant new biopic of the influential German-Jewish philosopher and political theorist. More...
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Great Minds: 20 Years of Thinkers on Film
Astra Taylor, Mark Achbar, Kirby Dick
A six-DVD set with six award-winning documentaries and features that showcase some of the 20th century’s most celebrated intellectuals. More...
$49.99 $37.49
One Track Heart: The Story of Krishna Das
Jeremy Frindel
ONE TRACK HEART follows the journey of Long Island musician Jeffrey Kagel to the foothills of the Himalayas and back, through struggles with depression and drug abuse, to his eventual emergence as Krishna Das, world-renowned spiritual teacher and chant master. More...
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Neil Barsky
Former Mayor Ed Koch was the quintessential New Yorker. Ferocious, charismatic, and hilariously blunt, Koch, who died in February at the age of 88, ruled New York from 1978 to 1989—a down-and-dirty decade of grit, graffiti, near-bankruptcy and rampant crime. More...
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China on Film: The New Millennium
Yung Chang, Lixin Fan, Jia Zhangke
A six-disc set containing six award-winning documentaries and feature films that examine the human side of China’s rapidly changing social, economic and political landscape in the 21st century. More...
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Let My People Go!
Mikael Buch
A sweet and hilarious fusion of gay romantic comedy, Jewish family drama and French bedroom farce, Mikael Buch’s Let My People Go! follows the travails and daydreams of the lovelorn Ruben, a French-Jewish gay mailman living in Finland. More...
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Gregory Crewdson: Brief Encounters
Ben Shapiro
A fascinating profile of Gregory Crewdson, whose riveting photographs are elaborately staged, elegant narratives compressed into a single, large-scale image, set in small towns or meticulously recreated interior spaces, built on the kind of sound stages associated with big-budget movies. More...
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In No Great Hurry: 13 Lessons in Life with Saul Leiter
Tomas Leach
A fascinating documentary on one of the 20th century’s most beloved street photographers, Saul Leiter (1923–2013). More...
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The Galapagos Affair: Satan Came to Eden
Dan Geller, Dayna Goldfine
Darwin meets Hitchcock in this true-crime tale of paradise found and lost. The Galapagos Affair: Satan Came To Eden is a fascinating documentary portrait of a 1930s murder mystery as strange and alluring as the famous archipelago itself. More...
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Ballets Russes
Dan Geller, Dayna Goldfine
This entrancing ode to the revolutionary twentieth-century dance troupes known collectively as the Ballets Russes treats modern audiences to a rare glimpse of the singularly remarkable merger of performers, choreographers, composers and designers who transformed the art of dance for generations to come. More...
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Into Great Silence
Philip Gröning
An impressionistic and meditative chronicle of a year in and around the Grand Chartreuse, a monastery in the French Alps. This definitive two-disc, director authorized special edition boasts a breathtaking 16:9 anamorphic transfer and contains a whole disc of extras, including behind-the-scenes footage, additional scenes (including a segment on the preparation of the Carthusian’s world-famous Chartreuse liqueur), a guide to the monastery, extensive audio and photo galleries, and much more. More...
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The Corporation
Mark Achbar, Jennifer Abbott
One of the most successful political documentaries of all time, THE CORPORATION is a timely, critical inquiry that invites CEOs, whistle-blowers, brokers, gurus, spies, players, pawns and pundits on a graphic and engaging quest to reveal the corporation's inner workings, curious history, controversial impacts and possible futures. More...
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The Horse Boy
Michel Orion Scott, Rupert Isaacson
An intensely personal yet epic spiritual quest, THE HORSE BOY follows one Texas couple and their autistic son as they trek on horseback through the breathtaking steppes of Mongolia in an attempt to find healing for him. Based on Rupert Isaason’s bestselling memoir of the same name. More...
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Trouble the Water
Tia Lessin, Carl Deal
Academy Award nominee and Sundance Grand Jury Prize winner, TROUBLE THE WATER takes you inside Hurricane Katrina in a way never before seen on screen. Tia Lessin and Carl Deal tell the story of an aspiring rap artist and her husband who survive the storm and then seize a chance for a new beginning. More...
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Bill Cunningham New York
Richard Press
A fascinating, funny and often poignant portrait of a most unique individual: octogenarian New York Times fashion photographer Bill Cunningham, a man who moves among the high society of Manhattan but whose only wealth is his own humanity and unassuming grace. More...
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The Short Films of the Quay Brothers
The Quay Brothers
This definitive collection features thirteen of the Quay Brothers’ masterpieces - some, like In Absentia, never before released in any home video format - on a two-disc special edition DVD remastered from new high definition materials. Includes a large selection of extras – including audio commentaries on selected films and an extensive booklet. More...
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Manufacturing Consent: Noam Chomsky and the Media
Mark Achbar, Peter Wintonick
Funny, provocative and surprisingly accessible, MANUFACTURING CONSENT explores the political life and ideas of world-renowned linguist, intellectual and political activist Noam Chomsky. From the co-director of THE CORPORATION. More...
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Manufactured Landscapes
Jennifer Baichwal
An award-winning feature documentary on the work of internationally renowned artist Edward Burtynsky. The film follows him as he travels through China photographing the evidence and effects of that country’s massive industrial revolution. More...
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Up The Yangtze
Yung Chang
The award-winning documentary in which the Three Gorges Dam forms an unsettling backdrop to a richly detailed narrative of life inside contemporary China. More...
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Examined Life
Astra Taylor
Filmmaker Astra Taylor (Zizek!) accompanies some of today’s most influential thinkers on a series of unique excursions through places and spaces that hold particular resonance for them and their ideas. More...
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China: A Century of Revolution
Sue Williams
As seen on PBS, this award-winning six-hour documentary series on the history of 20th-century China uses never-before-seen footage and remarkable first-hand interviews to document the epic struggle of the Chinese people to build a unified, modern nation. More...
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Sophie Scholl-The Final Days
Marc Rothemund
The true story of Germany’s most famous anti-Nazi heroine is brought to thrilling life in the multi-award winning drama SOPHIE SCHOLL-THE FINAL DAYS. Academy Award Nominee for Best Foreign Language Film, SOPHIE SCHOLL stars Julia Jentsch in a luminous performance as the young coed-turned-fearless activist. More...
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Ram Dass Fierce Grace
Mickey Lemle
Best known for his 1971 bestseller BE HERE NOW, which was a spiritual touchstone of the era, Ram Dass is an inspiration to people across the globe. Filmmaker Mickey Lemle intersperses vivid archival footage from hippiedom's glory days with intimate glimpses of Ram Dass today, as he continues to remake his life since being - in his words - "stroked" in 1997. More...
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Vision - from the Life of Hildegard von Bingen
Margarethe von Trotta
The story of twelfth-century Benedictine abbess Hildegard von Bingen—a Christian mystic, author, counselor, naturalist, scientist, philosopher, physician, herbalist, poet, channeller, visionary, composer and polymath—directed by New German Cinema legend Margarethe von Trotta and starring Barbara Sukowa. More...
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Something Ventured
Dan Geller, Dayna Goldfine
Conceived by co-executive producer Paul Holland, and directed by Emmy-Award-winning filmmakers Dan Geller and Dayna Goldfine, SOMETHING VENTURED tells the story of the creation of an industry that went on to become the single greatest engine of innovation and economic growth in the 20th century. More...
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