Movies and Videos

Here are some of our favorite nontheist movies and videos.  Enjoy.

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Agora
Set in ancient Egypt under Roman rule, "Agora" follows astronomer Hypatia (Rachel Weisz) as she leads a few disciples fighting to save the wisdom of the ancient world. Among these disciples are two men vying for her heart: the privileged Orestes (Oscar Isaac) and a young slave Davus (Max Minghella).
Eddie Griffin: On Religion
Eddie Griffin: On Christians, Muslims, Bible, Jesus and Religion
George Carlin - Stand Up About Religion
This is part of "You Are All Diseased" (1999). One of funniest skewerings of religion on record, but all true.
Harold and Maude
Young, rich, and obsessed with death, Harold finds himself changed forever when he meets lively septuagenarian Maude at a funeral.
Inherit the Wind
Inspired by the real-life "Monkey Trial" in 1925, where Tennessee schoolteacher John Scopes was arrested for teaching Darwin's theory of evolution in violation of state law. Clarence Darrow is Henry Drummond (Spencer Tracy); William Jennings Bryan is Matthew Harrison Brady (Fredric March).
Letting Go Of God
A personal journey to atheism that is humorously spelled out in the classic video “Letting Go of God” (2008) by Julia Sweeney. The SNL alumnus explains how she went through the long process from an upbringing in a devout Catholic family, to questioning the basis and practices of her faith, to trying a variety of other religions, to finally being an outspoken atheist.
Life Of Pi
Life Of Pi is a 2012 adventure-drama film directed and produced by Ang Lee and written by David Magee. Based on Yann Martel's 2001 novel of the same name, it stars Suraj Sharma, Irrfan Khan, Rafe Spall, Tabu and Adil Hussain in lead roles. The storyline revolves around an Indian sixteen-year-old vegetarian boy named Pi Patel (Suraj Sharma) who strives to live in the company of a ferocious Bengal tiger named Richard Parker while they are on a lifeboat alone travelling through the Pacific Ocean.
Madalyn Murray O'Hair with Johnny Carson
Madalyn Murray O'Hair Talks Atheism, Religion, and Four Letter Words - Carson Tonight Show
Militant Atheism
Video of Richard Dawkins explaining his view about how atheists should be "out" about their beliefs.
Monty Python's Life of Brian
Monty Python's Life of Brian, also known as Life of Brian, is a 1979 British comedy film starring and written by the comedy group Monty Python . It was directed by Jones. The film tells the story of Brian Cohen (played by Chapman), a young Jewish-Roman man who is born on the same day as—and next door to—Jesus, and is subsequently mistaken for the Messiah.
Nadia Duncan: Unapologetic Black Atheist
Nadia Duncan spoke in Pittsburgh, Pa. during FFRF's 2016 National Convention on "Becoming an 'Unapologetic Black Atheist.'"
Planet of the Apes
Planet of the Apes is a 1968 American science fiction film directed by Franklin J. Schaffner. In the film, an astronaut crew crash-lands on a strange planet in the distant future. Although the planet appears desolate at first, the surviving crew members stumble upon a society in which apes have evolved into creatures with human-like intelligence and speech. The apes have assumed the role of the dominant species and humans are mute creatures wearing animal skins.
Religulous
Bill Maher’s documentary about religions. Irreverent and funny, he simply gives his subjects enough rope to hang themselves. He is unbiased in choosing his victims, exposing all of the major faiths and revealing their hypocrisy.
Sasha Sagan & Ann Druyan: FFRF award 2021
Speeches of Sasha Sagan & Ann Druyan accepting the 2021 FFRF "Emperor Has No Clothes Award"
The Four Horsemen HD: Hour 1 of 2
On the 30th of September 2007, Richard Dawkins, Daniel Dennett, Sam Harris and Christopher Hitchens sat down for a first-of-its-kind, unmoderated 2-hour discussion, convened by RDFRS and filmed by Josh Timonen.
The Four Horsemen HD: Hour 2 of 2
On the 30th of September 2007, Richard Dawkins, Daniel Dennett, Sam Harris and Christopher Hitchens sat down for a first-of-its-kind, unmoderated 2-hour discussion, convened by RDFRS and filmed by Josh Timonen.
The Poetry of Science: Richard Dawkins and Neil deGrasse Tyson
Two of science’s luminaries converse on the beauty of science. Neil deGrasse Tyson, astrophysicist and host of NOVA and evolutionary biologist Richard Dawkins will explore the wonders of the Cosmos and of Life, its origins, its inspirations, and why science is not just an option, it is the only reality we possess.