The Square
Netflix
This informative and entertaining documentary film about the Egyptian revolution has been nominated for an Oscar in the Best Documentary category.

Girls
Google Play and Amazon for $1.99 per episode
The somewhat controversial HBO comedy series created by and starring Lena Dunham (who may or may not be showing up daily in your Facebook newsfeed) has been likened to Sex and the City with younger characters and edgier subject matter.

The History of Future Folk
Netflix
Quirky indie comedy about aliens who, upon visiting planet Earth, discover music and ultimately (spoiler alert) save their home planet with the sweet sounds of bluegrass.