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AILEEN WUORNOS: THE SELLING OF A SERIAL KILLER (Nick Broomfield, 1992)
Between 1990 and 1991, Aileen Carol Wuornos, a 35-year-old prostitute, killed seven men. The FBI termed her "America's first female serial killer". ... British documentary filmmaker Nick Broomfield u… Read more

BATTLE FOR HADITHA (Nick Broomfield, 2007)
God is on all sides, but not in Haditha. ... On 19 November 2005, US Marines retaliated to a bombing attack on one of their vehicles by massacring 24 Iraqi non-combatants - innocent men, women and ch… Read more

CHICKEN RANCH (Nick Broomfield, Sandi Sissel, 1982)
Chicken Ranch is a documentary film about the women oft he best known brothel in America. Situated in the barren ... desert 60 miles outside of Las Vegas, the ... Chicken Ranch is one of 38 legal hou… Read more

DRIVING ME CRAZY (Nick Broomfield, 1988)
... ... Take an egocentric German 'empressario' with plans to produce the biggest theatrical event in the history of showbiz; a (respected) film producer with grandiose plans for a film of the show (… Read more

FETISHES (Nick Broomfield, 1996)
... ... The intrepid Nick Broomfield takes camera inside Pandora's Box, an up market New York fetish parlour run by one Mistress Raven. The establishment caters solely 'submissives' or 'bottoms', the… Read more

GHOSTS (Nick Broomfield, 2006)
“A valuably tactless, steady, clear-eyed look at the tragedy and cruelty of the new globalised serfdom.” - The Guardian In February 2004, 23 illegal Chinese immigrants were drowned while cockle … Read more

HEIDI FLEISS: HOLLYWOOD MADAM (Nick Broomfield, 1995)
... ... When Heidi Fleiss was arrested in 1993 Hollywood was- terrified that she would reveal a list of star clients and set the town ablaze with gossip and scandal British documentary director par e… Read more

HIS BIG WHITE SELF (Nick Broomfield, 2006)
“I never thought in my worst nightmares that 14 years later I'd feel compelled to track down His Big White Self.” - filmmaker Nick Broomfield Nick Broomfield's 1991 documentary, The Leader, His … Read more

MONSTER IN A BOX (Nick Broomfield, 1991)
... ... This is a film. This is no ordinary film. Mon­ster In A Box is like no other film you've ever seen — unless you saw Swimming To Cam­bodia at the 1988 Melbourne Film Festival. ..… Read more

SOLDIER GIRLS (Nick Broomfield, Joan Churchill, 1980)
A documentary depicting the lives of women army recruits in a camp at Fort Gordon, Georgia. The filmmakers picked out four privates — two black and two white — and followed them closely t… Read more

THE LEADER, HIS DRIVER, & THE DRIVER'S WIFE (Nick Broomfield, 1991)
A black comedy about the white right in South Africa. The Leader, His Driver and The Driver's Wife, examines issues of white racism from the oblique angle of the innocent documentary maker abroad. Ac… Read more

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