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5 Netflix Streaming Titles You May Not Know Are Available & May Want To Check Out (11/18/13)

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by Tambay A. Obenson
November 18, 2013 3:24 PM
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4 - A riveting doc finally available to stream on Netflix. Released in 2012, An African Election, a film by Jarreth Merz, captures the 2008 presidential elections in Ghana. Offering a behind-the-scenes look at the complex, political machinery of a working democracy struggling to legitimize itself on the international stage, the film reveals that the process of democracy in other countries is no less tumultuous than that of the United States. 

Merz follows the key players for almost three months to provide an unprecedented insider’s view of the political, economic and social forces at work in Ghana, taking the viewer down the back roads of the nation, capturing each unexpected twist and turn in a contest that is always exciting and never predictable.

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5 Comments

  • frank | November 19, 2013 10:38 AMReply

    I have noticed a few on previous lists are not available for streaming from Netflix on my Roku device or Samsung tablet too.
    Do you curate the lists only from your desktop browser?
    I wonder what is the official process by Netflix for determining availability to the multiple platforms?

  • Lea | November 18, 2013 10:57 PMReply

    Being Elmo is such a great documentary..

  • Man-Over-Bored | November 18, 2013 4:26 PMReply

    Hey, Netflix tells me that "A Hijacking" is not available to stream! (But thanks for the list anyway -- always helpful!)

  • MAN-OVER-BORED | November 18, 2013 10:54 PM

    Replaced it with "Brother Outsider: The Life of Bayard Rustin" -- an inspired choice! Thanks again!

  • Tambay | November 18, 2013 8:42 PM

    Hmm... strange. It was there when I made the list. May be a temporary glitch. But I replaced it with a documentary. I'll check in with Netflix.

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