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Special ๐ŸŽ: Animal Dynasties, Quincy Jones, White Right Enemy + Bare Knuckle ๐Ÿฆ๐ŸŽน๐Ÿ‘Š

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December 26 · Issue #40 · View online
Curated links to the very best documentaries

HELLO.

Legend has it that

Rudolph the red-nosed Rocumentalist, had a very shiny nose ๐Ÿ”ด

That can only mean one thing.

Weโ€™d like to wish you a very Merry Christmas and happy Boxing Day! In this special holiday edition, we have six epic documentaries to stimulate your neurons.
The elves over at Roc HQ still have left over sprouts to devour. So without further ado, scroll down under the Christmas tree to open your presents.

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Dynasties โ˜…โ˜…โ˜…โ˜…โ˜…
Narrated by David Attenborough, this incredible BBC documentary series follows the lives of 5 animals of different species and the things they must do to preserve their dynasties (59 mins).
If youโ€™ve been in the UK and missed this, you must have been hibernating under a nuclear bunker.
Watch it now on BBC iPlayer ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง

Quincy โ˜…โ˜…โ˜…โ˜…โ˜…
A wonderful film documenting the life of the inimitable Quincy Jones, the grammy award-winning super producer behind classics including Michael Jacksonโ€™s debut album โ€˜Off the Wallโ€™ (124 mins)
Watch it now on Netflix

White Right: Meeting the Enemy โ˜…โ˜…โ˜…โ˜…โ˜…
Documentary filmmaker, Deeyah Khan tries to dig beneath the surface and challenge American white supremacists (55 mins)
Watch it now on Netflix

America's First Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship โ˜…โ˜…โ˜…โ˜…
VICE document the launch of a bare knuckle boxing tournament in Cheyenne,ย Wyoming. (36 mins)
Watch it now on YouTube

๐Ÿ“บ Bonus Throwback I: Werner Herzog: Grizzly Man โ˜…โ˜…โ˜…โ˜…โ˜…
Werner Herzog investigates the extraordinary life of Timothy Treadwell: a preservationist who spent thirteen summers, living amongst grizzly bears โ€” unarmed. (104 mins)

Watch it now on YouTube

๐Ÿ“บ Bonus Throwback II: The Boy with the Incredible Brain โ˜…โ˜…โ˜…โ˜…โ˜…
This weekโ€™s throwback classic:
Daniel Tammet is nothing short of extraordinary. He can perform seemingly impossible mathematical calculations in his head, beyond a standard calculatorโ€™s range of decimal places. In this classic film, scientists try to understand how Daniel can do what he does. Daniel can speak 9 languages, sees numbers as synesthetic landscapes and can recite Pi to 22,000 decimal placesโ€ฆ the list goes on. Unmissable. (47 mins)
If you missed this one back in the day, itโ€™s a must see.
Watch it now on YouTube

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