Documentary Now parodies the current obsession with documentaries. Season one features six different stories and stylistic approaches paying tribute to the doc format.
In his youth Maron has done a lot of mistakes. He has always come across the wrong women. He got divorced twice. He tried to solve his problems with alcohol, he hated everyone around and had been a narcissistic idiot for the whole his adult life. But after a failed suicide attempt he understands the necessity to do something. And Mark decides that if he can not change the unenviable life he should at least talk about it to others and perhaps someone is going to learn from his mistakes. From that very moment he starts a series of video podcasts, which will soon become popular.
American Todd Margaret works in a trading company. By chance, he finds himself in London offices of his company. His primary task is to sell a huge number Korean energy drinks per week. He must realize this task before the boss checked London office. But difficult is that Todd knows nothing about British culture and does not understand anything in trade
The inhabitants of Portland are people of the elite class. So Portlandia parodies everything connected with them, presenting the viewer sour dish of sweet puddings exquisite sneered. Surely the show was filmed by those who specifically want to express their predisposition to the residents of Portland, and maybe this was a man who once visited this very Portland, and now greatly saves insult to the people of this city, here and decided to make fun of its series.
It’s the story about a group of best friends who are obsessed with hockey. They have amateur team – The Chubbys and despite the fact that they do not know how to play and they have limited talents, their passion is not. They love hockey and only on the field they feel happy, how it influence their daily lives? Let’s see…
Mark Meron is a famous comedian in America, who is making fun for 25 years. But is he so funny in his personal life? It’s not as simple as it seems, Marc struggles with anger that can not be controlled, he is a selfish and rude. This “antics” has never ended positively. That’s why Mark divorced with his wife and soon becomes an alcohol-addicted. One day he came up with a unique idea, he will drink and tell funny stories in front of the camera being in his garage. He became very popular soon, life of junk sharply turns into tale, his show gets unprecedented success!
In one of the smallest towns of America, in Portlandia, many people are engaged in unnecessary and useless things and speak with pride about their strange achievements. Residents of Portlandia promote healthy lifestyle, proper nutrition, organic food and develop the cult of ecology. Almost all ride bicycles and their lifestyle reminiscent of hippies. However, among all this chaos and disorder is centered the life of even more strange couple, around which, in principle, turns the whole story. But what may be even more strange and unconventional behavior of people?
Portlandia is a famous American tv show that satirizes the life of wealthy Americans who live in Oregon. The name of tv series was taken from the inhabitants of the city of Portland. All the scenes take place in this city among settled Americans spending their bohemian life. It is very accurately describes what is really happening in Portland. However, a copy of the behavior of inhabitants is very banter character, revealing the essence of the game in a rich life. In everyday life, people often do not understand the rich people and often laugh at their inexplicable behavior, but in the form of television series that still no one showed. Now the viewer can get a lot of fun watching the fancy rich people, and to analyze what is happening on the screen so that we can see in everyday life…
Taking their cues from such cult favorites as Mr. Show, The State, and Monty Python, The Birthday Boys write, direct, produce, and perform funny sketches. In addition to collaborations with sketch comedy greats, each episode of season two focuses on a different aspect of American life (WASP culture, the failure of the Internet, women in comedy, rectal health). (more…)
The new season finds things looking up for Marc, yet he continues to sabotage his professional, romantic and personal relationships. His dysfunctional family is taken to new “highs” when the entire clan is forced to co-exist in the same house for the first time in decades, and Marc’s closest companionship ends when his beloved cat Boomer goes missing. This next chapter proves that the more things change in Marc’s life, the more they stay the same. (more…)