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Meet the Patels (2014)

This documentary co-directed, co-produced, and starring Ravi Patel provides an interesting and comedic look into a side of America few get to see, or even know exists. While most are probably familiar with the Indian tradition of arranged marriages and match-making, those outside the culture are not aware of how the practice functions for modern

Kumaré (2011)

Kumaré is a divisive film; you will admire the documentarian’s experiment, think he is a morally-bankrupted swine, or at least consider him a cruel(er) version of Sacha Baron Cohen. Director Vikram Gandhi illuminates some interesting questions about the post-New Age, yoga and Eastern-obsessed American middle-class. Why has there been such a large movement toward a

An Honest Liar (2014)

The great documentaries not only enlighten, but inspire conversation, debate, and further research into the topic. They should reveal something of the world or the human condition, and, like any good film, elicit an emotional response. An Honest Liar does just that. Arguments will be had about the subject, The Amazing Randi, and what the