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Political Documentaries Seek Wider Audience

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Political Documentaries Seek Wider Audience

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Political Documentaries Seek Wider Audience

Political Documentaries Seek Wider Audience

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A spate of films that take critical, satirical looks at corporate and political power are set to hit theaters this spring, many aiming to reach the wider audiences at multiplexes. New films in the genre include Supersize Me, The Yes Men and The Corporation. The Disney Corporation is blocking its Miramax division from distributing director Michael Moore's Fahrenheit 9/11, a film critical of the Bush administration. David D'Arcy reports.

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